tension/compression load cell / in-line / stainless steel / strain gauge
LCM550 FUTEK Advanced Sensor Technology, Inc.



  • Type:


  • Form:


  • Other characteristics:

    stainless steel, strain gauge

  • Rated force:

    222,400 N

  • Rated load:

    50,000 lb (22,679.62 kg)


Model LCM550 is an In Line Load Cell built for Endurance, Press, or Inline applications. The standard LCM550 In Line Load Cell model has a very robust construction available in 17-4 Stainless Steel, with male threads on both ends and a 10 feet long 24 AWG 4 conductor shielded PVC cable. This product offers an exceptional design with a height of 6.0” and a diameter of 1.6”. You will also find options for external matched output and metric threads readily available. For more capacity options, please see the LCM500 or LCM525.

The In Line Load Cell offers high accuracy and high stiffness. It has Nonlinearity of ±0.2% and Deflection of 0.005” nominal. The standard LCM550 In Line Load Cell can be modified or customized to meet your requirements and most models are in our inventory making them available for 24 hour shipping. Similar to our entire Load Cell product line this model is manufactured in USA and uses metal foil strain gauge technology.

Product Highlights:
Weight: 3.1 lbs
Metric Threads
Resistance to High Extraneous Loads
Low Deflection
17-4 Stainless Steel Construction
Both Tension & Compression
Utilizes Metal Foil Strain Gauge Technology
For those who are a looking for a complete system solution, FUTEK can provide both signal conditioned displays or our VCal Portable System. FUTEK’s VCal Portable System brings an easy-to-use system verification directly to the customer making it ideal for on-site verification and calibration of your products. FUTEK LCM Series is also available with TEDS / IEEE1451.4 option.