The M5-1000 advanced digital force gauge is designed for tension and compression force testing in numerous applications across virtually every industry. With a capacity of 1,000 lbF (5,000 N), the gauge features an industry-leading sampling rate of 7,000 Hz, producing accurate results even for quick-action tests. This unit features superior accuracy and resolution, a large, easy-to-read LCD display, and simple menu navigation that lets you adjust configurable parameters easily. Use the M5-1000 for one-time measurements, or to average force measurements made over time. The unit can store up to 1,000 readings, which can be downloaded to a PC, along with onboard statistical calculations. The M5-1000 is overload protected to 150% of capacity, and is compatible with most high-capacity tests stands. The gauge includes MESURTM Lite data acquisition software for single or continuous point data.