Kistler Group Datasheets for Accelerometers

Accelerometers are instruments for measuring, displaying, and analyzing acceleration and vibration.
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Ceramic/Quartz Impedance Head -- 8770A A unique sensing element construction optimizes the capabilities of this sensor. The result is a device which yields simultaneous dynamic acceleration and force measurements from exactly the same location on...
Cryo & High Temperature Triaxial Accelerometer -- 8793A500 Contained within the housing of the accelerometer Type 8793A... are three individual shear sensitive quartz elements oriented such that they only respond to a vibration component occurring in the x,...
Vibration Standard Accelerometer -- 8002K High precision accelerometer for shock and vibration measurements in laboratory applications. Primarily a reference accelerometer. Type 8002K is a high precision accelerometer for shock and vibration measurements in laboratory applications.
Uniaxial Accelerometer -- 8211A High temperature differential output acceleration sensor for measuring vibrations in a harsh environment. For applications in hazardous areas, the sensor is available with intrinsically safe Ex-ia and non-incendive Ex-nA certifications.
Modal Accelerometer -- 8640A Internal of the PiezoBeam accelerometer is a unique sensing element consisting of a ceramic beam supported by a center post that, when bending occurs as a result of being subjected...
Modal Triaxial Accelerometer -- 8688A Internal to the PiezoBeam accelerometer is a unique sensing element consisting of a ceramic beam supported by a center post that, when bending occurs as a result of being subjected...
Shock Accelerometer -- 8044 Small, light weight accelerometer for measuring impulse and high impact shock. • High impedance charge mode • Wide measuring range • Stable quartz element • Lightweight, miniature package
Shear Light Weight Accelerometer -- 8274A5
Shear Light Weight Accelerometer -- 8276A5
The 8274A5, 8276A5 are high impedance, charge mode accelerometers designed for vibration measurements in single to multichannel applications. The unique connector design is rugged and maintains excellent integrity with repeated...
Ceramic-Shear Triaxial Accelerometer -- 8290A25M5 The 8290A25M5 high temperature, triaxial accelerometer is housed in a cube-shaped package with a notched corner to aid in orientation during installation in blind areas. Laser-etched markings on all sides...
Accelerometer -- 8702B The 8702B... side connector and 8704B... top connector accelerometer series use a unique shear mode sensing element made of stable quartz crystals. The quartz sensing elements afford excellent long-term stability...
Accelerometer -- 8704B The accelerometer Type 8704B5000 accurately measures mechanical shock or vibration up to 5 000 g. The unique K-Shear sensing system is insensitive to base strain, transverse acceleration and thermal transients.
DTI Inertial Measurement Unit (IMU) -- DTI5002A06 The IMU (inertial measurement unit) Type DTI5002A06 of the DTI technology is designed to measure linear acceleration and angular rate in all three orthogonal directions. Therefore the unit consist of...
Miniature Accelerometer -- 8728A500 The light weight, low profile Type 8728A... uses Kistler’s uniquely designed K-Shear quartz sensing element. Operating in the shear mode with precisely cut quartz plates allows this accelerometer to exhibit...
Miniature Accelerometer -- 8730A The light weight, Type 8730A... accelerometer series uses Kistler’s uniquely designed K-Shear quartz sensing element. Operating in the shear mode with precisely cut quartz plates, allows the accelerometers to exhibit...
Triaxial Accelerometer -- 8792A The quartz shear triaxial accelerometers Type 8792A... are rugged, low impedance voltage mode sensors. They are available in four ranges from 25 ... 500 g with sensitivities from 10 ...
Shock Accelerometer -- 8742A The sensing element contained within this shock accelerometer series features a unique, shear mode four quartz crystal configuration combined with an annular preload sleeve and seismic mass. The element design...
Shock Accelerometer -- 8743A The sensing element contained within this shock accelerometer series features a unique, shear mode, four quartz crystal configuration combined with an annular pre-load sleeve and seismic mass. The element design...
Cryo & High Temperature Accelerometer -- 8703A
High Temperature Accelerometer -- 8705A
The side connector Type 8703A... and top connector accelerometer Type 8705A... utilizes Kistler’s unique PiezoStar seismic element that provides both wide operating frequency and ultra low temperature coefficient of sensitivity...
Low Profile Triaxial Accelerometer -- 8794A500 The triaxial accelerometer Type 8794A... measures shock and vibration in three mutually perpendicular axes. Their quartz sensing elements are contained in a unique flat package and housed in a welded,...
Vibration Standard Accelerometer -- 8080A050 The Type 8080A050... accelerometer is Kistler’s most accurate and repeatable low impedance, back-to-back, vibration calibration standard. It features low base strain, long-term and thermal stability and high frequency response. Due...
MEMS Capacitive Accelerometer -- 8316A The Type 8316A... capacitive accelerometer family utilizes a silicon Micro-Electro Mechanical System (MEMS) variable capacitance sensing element. Each axis consists of a very small inertial mass and a flexure element...
Shear Accelerometer -- 8714B The Type 8714B... utilizes a ceramic annular shear seismic element, Piezotron ® impedance converter and center hole hermetic housing with a hard anodized aluminum base and insulated mounting screw. The...
Lightweight Accelerometer -- 8715A/B The Type 8715A... side connector accelerometer utilizes Kistler's unique PiezoStar seismic element. Operating at –55 ... 165 ºC [–65 ... 330 ºF], this unique element provides a wide operating frequency,...
Shear Triaxial Accelerometer -- 8762A The Type 8762A... accelerometer is a unique annular, shear sensor element that features extremely low thermal transient response, a high immunity to base strain, and transverse acceleration. An advanced hybrid...
Shear High Sensitivity Accelerometer -- 8784A5
Shear High Sensitivity Accelerometer -- 8786A5
The Type 8784A5 (top connector) and 8786A5 (side connector) are low impedance, voltage mode accelerometers designed for vibration measurements in single to multichannel applications. The ceramic sensing element components have...
Vibration Standard Accelerometer -- 8076K Type 8076K is a high precision laboratory accelerometer used primarily as a transfer standard for back-to-back calibrations. • High impedance charge mode • Quartz accuracy and stability • Rugged design...
Shear Tear Drop Accelerometer -- 8278A500 Type 8278A... is a wide frequency, ultra miniature, light weight accelerometer that contains a uniquely designed ceramic shear sensing element. The shear mode element design provides an immunity to base...
Triaxial MEMS Capacitive Accelerometer -- 8396A Type 8396A... triaxial capacitive accelerometer family utilizes a silicon Micro-Electro-Mechanical System (MEMS) variable capacitance sensing element. The sensing element of each axis consists of a very small inertial mass and...
Shear Miniature Triaxial Accelerometer -- 8763B Type 8763B... is an IEPE (Integrated Electronics Piezoelectric) triaxial accelerometer permitting vibration measurements in three mutually perpendicular axes: x, y and z. Type 8763B... uses Kistler shear element technology, assuring...
Shear Triaxial Accelerometer -- 8764B Type 8764B... is an IEPE (Integrated Electronics Piezoelectric) triaxial accelerometer permitting vibration measurements in three mutually perpendicular axes: x, y and z. Type 8764B... uses Kistler shear element technology, assuring...
Triaxial Accelerometer -- 8765A250M5 Type 8765A250M5 is a miniature IEPE triaxial accelerometer designed for high temperature applications. The triaxial design permits simultaneous shock and vibration measurements in three perpendicular axes: X, Y and Z.
Miniature Triaxial Accelerometer -- 8766A Type 8766A... is an IEPE triaxial accelerometer designed for high temperature applications. Type 8766A... accelerometer uses Kistler’s PiezoStar shear element design which provides a wide operating frequency range and extremely...
High Temperature Accelerometer -- 8202A10
Shear High Temperature Accelerometer -- 8203A50
Types 8202A... and 8203A... are high impedance, charge mode accelerometers designed for vibration measurements where temperature extremes may be experienced. A Ceramic Shear sensing element produces a significant charge output...
Shear Multipurpose Accelerometer -- 8774B
Shear Multipurpose Accelerometer -- 8776B
Types 8774B... and 8776B... are low impedance, voltage mode accelerometers designed for vibration measurement in single or multi-channel applications. The unique connector design is rugged and maintains excellent integrity with...
Shear Ultra Miniature Accelerometer -- 8778A500 Types 8778A500... and 8778A500M14 are high frequency, ultra miniature, lightweight accelerometers that contain a uniquely designed ceramic shear-sensing element. The shear mode element design provides an immunity to thermal transients,...
Axial Rotational Accelerometer -- 8838
Lateral Rotational Accelerometer -- 8840
Types 8838 and 8840 are novel complements of shear mode sensors that are designed to respond to two distinctly different forms of induced oscillations. The internal orientation of the quartz...
Cryo Temperature Accelerometer -- 8712B5D0CB Utilizing Kistler’s exclusive PiezoStar ® element and K-Shear ® design, the accelerometer exhibits very low sensitivity to base strain, thermal changes and transverse acceleration. The unique PiezoStar sensing elements afford...