Product SKU : S-Beam

S-Beam Load Cells

Dillon offers a wide range of popular S-Beam load cells to match specific application needs from 10 lb to 20,000 lb. The Dillon S-Beam Load Cells measure both tension and compression and feature allow steel with nickel plating and broad assortment of hardware. A large assortment of connecting hardware makes this combination even more versatile.
Ships from Canada (Brampton, Great Toronto Area, Ontario)
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Accredited ISO 17025 calibration certificate for these S-Beam S-Beam Load Cells force tools is be available on request (for an extra charge). Why Calibrate?


For performance and versatility, the Dillon S-Beam load cell is a top choice. Dillon offers a wide range of popular S-Beam and canister load cells to match specific application needs. A large assortment of connecting hardware makes this combination even more versatile. Combine several load cells together to see their combined output with a load cell summing box. Two year warranty.

Dillon load cells are rugged strain gage sensors with field proven history in thousands of applications.

  • Top performing tension/compression combination cells
  • Alloy steel with nickel plating
  • Broad assortment of hardware
  • Overhead suspended rated cells – designed for strength and safety
  • Robust compression-only cells
    Many capacities available
  • Capacities from 50 lb (22 kg) to 20,000 lb (9,000 kg)
    Hardware eases load cell installation
  • Choices from lifting eyes, eye nuts, threaded stud, compression bases and load buttons
  • Dillon Indicators (not included)
    A Dillon load cell and indicator system is ready for measurement, right out of the box.
Combine several load cells together and see their total output with a load cell summing box

Connect up to four load cells to the FI-521 / FI-127 indicator to monitor total load.
Load cells must be identical capacity and model.
S-Beam load cells require model with 20 ft cable and tinned leads.



Dillon S-Beam Load Cells - Dimensions

Capacities Cell height Thread
50 / 100 / 200 lb
22 / 45 / 90 kg
2.50 in
64 mm
500 / 1,000 / 2,000 lb
220 / 450 / 900 kg
2.50 in
64 mm
5,000 / 10,000 lb
2,200 / 4,500 kg
4.00 in
99 mm
20,000 lb
9,000 kg
7.00 in
178 mm

Dillon S-Beam Load Cells - Specifications

  • Application: Tension and Compression
  • 20 ft ( 6 m) cable pendant. Available with 7-pin connector or tinned leads.
  • Connector or Cable length: 20 ft / 6 m
  • Overload without zero shift (% FS): 150%
  • Suitable for critical suspended loads: No
  • Typical in-system accuracy: ±0.1%
  • Temp. Comp Range: 15 to 140°F
  • Operable Temp. Range: –20 to +200°F

How to order

Dillon S-Beam Load Cells (models) Capacity  
AWT27-500011 50 lb / 22 kg
AWT27-500012 100 lb / 45 kg
AWT27-500013 200 lb / 90 kg
AWT27-500014 500 lb / 220 kg
AWT27-500015 1,000 lb / 450 kg 
AWT27-500016 2,000 lb / 900 kg
AWT27-500017 5,000 lb / 2,200 kg 
AWT27-500018 10,000 lb / 4,500 kg
AWT27-500019 20,000 lb / 9,000 kg

Available accesories (not included with the sensor):

  • Compression base
  • Load button
  • Eyebolt fitting
  • Rod end bearing
  • Threaded stud

Available force indicators:

  • Dillon FI-521 Indicator
  • 3 cell memory
  • 2 RS-232 serial ports
  • Units of measure: kgf, lbf, Newton
  • RS-485
  • Built-in real time and date clock
  • Two year warranty is your fast, easy-to-use website for quality force instruments available for almost any industries to measure the force during a push or pull test. We offer over 500 force gages and force sensors from most valuable brands, ready to be shipped from our Brampton (Toronto area) warehouse.

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