FabShops - Load Cells by Dr. David Trevas

  • Thursday, February 01, 2024
  • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • OEDK Room 104
  • 7


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FabShops - Load Cells ft Dr. Trevas


A Load Cells FabShop is a hands-on workshop that focuses on load cells, which are transducers that convert force into a measurable electrical output. Participants learn about various types of load cell transducers, how they function, and their applications in different industries. The workshop provides hands-on experience with load cells, emphasizing their role in industrial weighing systems and their ability to measure and control forces in various applications. This workshop is beneficial for those interested in heavy industries, manufacturing plants, large-scale production floors, stringent quality control environments, and even medical and laboratory settings1.

Preparation and Resources: No prior experience necessary.

Number of Possible Participants: 14 

For those who are registered, please contact oedk@rice.edu ASAP if you are unable to attend! These events can be very popular. If you cannot attend, a space may be freed up for another attendee.

The OEDK will charge a No-Show Fee of $20.00 per each missed FabShop to student accounts. A No-Show fee will be charged:

o If Registered student does not show up

o If unable to attend and student does not cancel 24 hours prior to the start time of each FabShop or if it is a weekend or Monday morning FabShop, by Friday at 8:00 AM CT.

Cancellations must be made via email to oedk@rice.edu.

*All Fabshops will meet at the Maker Bar before heading to their respective locations!*

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Rice University

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Phone: 713.348.OEDK

Email: oedk@rice.edu

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