Yarn densio Meter


One of the best-in-class yarn tension meters, the new KFY 1130 Digital Tension Meter employs a strain-gauge system for accurately measuring the running tensions on a wide variety of yarns, fibers and fine wires. Its trigger-operated roller shifting mechanism makes it easy to acquire the running material. This yarn tension meter features single-button, automatic zero permits operation in any orientation while maintaining highest accuracy.Precision movement and light-weight, hard plastic housing makes the Type Z Series ideal for accurately checking the operating or static tensions of a wide variety of process material including delicate yarns, fibers, filaments, wires, etc.


  • Slim filament guide with small guide rollers – ideal for limited access space
  • Large, easy to read scale (54 mm Ø)
  • Everything in operator’s view:
  • – the guide rollers
  • – the measured material
  • – the readings
  • Each instrument is individually calibrated for highest accuracy
  • Specific Test Report with calibration report optionally available Light weight
  • Filament guide and roller shifting mechanism ensure easy acquisition of the running material
  • Ball-bearing mounted, V-grooved guide rollers
  • Housing made of high-strength plastic


Calibration: According to SCHMIDT factory procedure
Accuracy: ±1% full scale or ±1 graduation on scale
Scale diameter: 54 mm
Temperature range: 10-45ºC
Air humidity: 85% RH, max.
Housing material: Plastic (POM)
Housing dimensions: 157 x 85 x 32 mm (LxWxH)
Weight, net (gross): approx. 200 g (600 g)

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