Pressure Transducer

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electrazy

Joined Jan 19, 2009
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i need to know how does a pressure transducer converts a pressure into electrical energy
 

leftyretro

Joined Nov 25, 2008
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i need to know how does a pressure transducer converts a pressure into electrical energy
There are several methods, but most use a metal diagram that the pressure pushes against. The deflection of the diagram is picked up be various transducers such as resistive strain gauges, capacitance sensors, etc, which is then converted to a electrical signal that can be measured.

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