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The Vishay Measurements Group UK Ltd forms part of the global Vishay Precision Group and specialises in the design, manufacture and supply of resistive foil technology products such as resistive sensors, weighing modules and controls systems.

Our state-of-the-art, vertically integrated products and solutions are widely used in areas such as stress measurement, industrial weighing and manufacturing process control. We focus largely on vertical product integration using our foil resistance strain gauges in our load cell products and incorporating our load cells and electronic measurement instrumentation and software into our modules and measurement systems.

We are pleased to present a fantastic product range including Bulk Metal® Foil Resistive Products and Strain Gauge Transducers and Stress Analysis Systems including: PhotoStress®, Strain Gauges, Load Cells, Weight and Strain Indicators, Process Weighing Systems, On-board Weighing Systems, Web Tension Weighing Systems, Data Acquisition Systems and Specialised Strain Gauge Systems.

Our Bulk Metal® foil technology provides outstanding temperature coefficient of resistance (TCR) characteristics and long-term stability through temperature extremes. Our product range includes: Surface-mount discrete resistors, Through-hole Discrete Resistors, Voltage Dividers, Resistor Networks, Leaded and MSD Current-Sensing Resistors, Hermetically Sealed Resistors, Trimming Potentiometers, Hybrid Chips and Custom-Designed Hermetically Sealed Networks.

Our products can be identified by our brands: Bulk Metal® Foil Resistive Products (Vishay Foil Resistors, Alpha Electronics and Powertron), Micro-Measurements (Micro-Measurements), Load Cells (Celtron, Revere, Sensortronics and Tedea-Huntleigh) and Weighing Systems (BLH, Nobel Weighing Systems, PM Onboard and SI Onboard).

Our innovative products are used worldwide as solutions in different areas of multiple growing markets. Please visit our website or contact us at The Vishay Measurements Group UK Ltd to find out more.

Load Cells

Here at The Vishay Measurements Group UK Ltd we supply a fantastic range of load cell products including: compression, damped, digital, S-types, shear beams and single points.

We also offer a wide selection of load cell equipment to suit a range of specific applications such as tank weighing, hopper weighing, bin weighing, silo weighing, batching/ blending and mixing, feeder systems and tension and compression measurements.

Please visit our website view our complete range of load cell equipment. Full datasheets are available to download and view, however, if you require further information or would like technical advice, please contact us directly at The Vishay Measurements Group UK Ltd and we will be happy to help.

Load Cells - Weight Modules

We also supply a wide selection of load cell equipment suitable for a range of applications such as batching/ blending and mixing, tank/ bin and hopper weighing, self-aligning mounting hardware for SSB load cells, 9012 load cells ALC/ACB load cells, CSP-M load cells, RLC load cells and many more. All items in the range are manufactured using high quality steel or nickel-plated steel and are designed to suit a range of capacities. Full product specifications are available to view online.

Load Cells - Weight Indicators

Please visit our website to view our full product listing of high accuracy load cell solutions designed specifically for weighing applications. Our instrumentation product line has been created to suit most applications including platforms, weigh bridges, materials handling and process control. Models in the range are suitable for desktop, wall mount or panel mount DIN rail mount installation and feature worldwide weighing approvals OIML R-76, NTEP HB44. Handheld options are also available.

Load Cells - Bonding Services

With many years experience in the industry we are pleased to supply products to many industry leading customers. We work closely with customers to ensure the most effective solutions are created and the very best results achieved. We offer: high volume and one-off production, aerospace and automotive testing, medical sensors (pressure), overload sensors, strain measurement and torque measurement and industrial hand tools.

Please give us a call with your project requirements and/ or to find out more. 

Custom Load Cell Solutions

Our experience in diverse applications enables us to provide customers with successful and effective project solutions. We have worked with customers in a range of industries and provided equipment such as: medical equipment and hospital beds, agricultural and industrial vehicles and equipment, test and measurement equipment, inventory system, safety systems for a wide range of applications and general force sensing. Please get in touch to find out more.

Micro-Measurements - Stress Analysis Strain Gages

We are pleased to supply top quality bondable foil strain gauges. Thousands of different pattern designs and combinations of grid alloys, backing materials, resistances and options are available.
  • Linear Patterns
  • Shear/Torque Rosettes
  • SR-4® Strain Gages
  • Tee Rosettes
  • Rectangular Rosettes
  • Delta Rosettes

Special use gages and sensors are available including: Residual Stress, Magnetic Field, Weldable, High Temperature, Shear Modulus, Concrete Embedment, Temperature, Pressure, Crack and Displacement.

Full product descriptions are available to view online.

Micro-Measurements - Transducer Class® Strain Gages

We also supply high quality strain gages and bondable resistors in patterns that have been expertly designed and created to suit specific transducer applications. All designs have been created to achieve optimum performance and are designed to reduce costs at high-volume usage.

Linear Patterns
90° Patterns
Shear Patterns
High Resistance Patterns
Full Bridge Patterns
Diaphragm Patterns
Platinum-Tungsten Patterns
Bondable Resistors

Please visit our website to view patterns and descriptions. For further information and technical advice, please contact us at The Vishay Measurements Group UK Ltd.


Micro-Measurements - Installation Accessories

The Vishay Measurements Group UK Ltd offers a wide selection of top quality installation equipment to ensure the installation of strain gages and special sensors is as simple and straightforward as it can possibly be.

The range includes:
  • Surface Cleaning
  • Adhesives
  • Installation Tools
  • Bondable Terminals
  • Solders and Accessories
  • Wires and Cables
  • Protective Coatings
  • Application Kits
  • Precision Resistors
  • Bridge Completion Modules
  • Gage Installation Testers
  • Welding and Soldering Equipment

Please visit our website and click on each category to view available items. Our team is on hand to provide advice and assistance on product selection if required.

Micro-Measurements - Photostress®

Our PhotoStress® range has been created to provide high accuracy, optical measurement and analysis of stresses/ strains in test parts and structures. We supply a range of photoelastic materials to suit different needs and application types.

Benefits of the PhotoStress® Analysis System include: instant identification of stress concentrations and zero stressed areas, instant identification of principle stresses directions, quantitative measurement of stress and strain at any point on the coated structure, validation of any Finite Element Analysis or any Computer Aided Design, weight reduction optimisation, crack detection, stress analysis on weldments and castings, residual stress analysis, assembly stresses detection and more.

Micro-Measurements - Strain Gage Instruments

We offer a fantastic range of equipment designed specifically for strain gages.

The range includes:
  • Strain Indicators and Calibrators: includes the P3 Strain Indicator, 1550A Strain Indicator Calibrator and the V/E-40 Gage Simulator.
  • Digital Data Systems: includes D4 Data Acquisition Conditioner, System 5000, System 6000, System 7000, System 8000 and StrainSmart Software.
  • Signal Conditioning Amplifiers: includes A2 analogue signal conditioner, 2100 System/ 2200 System and 2300 System suitable for multi-channel applications.
  • Special Purpose Equipment: includes 1300 Gage Installation Tester, 700 Welding and Soldering Unit and RS-200 Residual Stress Milling Guide.

Micro-Measurements - Strain Gage Training Programs

Here at The Vishay Measurements Group UK Ltd, we are pleased to provide hands-on training programmes at our facilities and locations based around the world.

Our training programmes have been carefully designed to train customers how to use strain measurement equipment effectively in order to achieve optimum results. The Micro-Measurements technical seminars, workshops and short courses are intended for managers, design and test engineers, technicians, teachers and others who are involved in stress analysis testing or transducer development and manufacture.

Please visit our website to find out how to register for a training programme. 

Onboard Weighing Systems - Aircraft Weighing

Our aircraft scales feature a capacity range of 15,000 to 600,000 pounds. They enable synchronised sampling of all weight channels which results in accurate measurement, minimising the effect of vibration, oscillations and wind.

Other features include Accuracy of ± 0.1% of applied load, or ± 0.02% of channel capacity whichever is greater, a centre of gravity calculation function, hermatically sealed, compact stainless steel load cells.

  • RoadRunner Platforms: from 2,500-60,000 lbs
  • RoadRunner Jack Point Weighing System: EW Jack Point: ideal for weighing light aircraft or helicopter after retrofitting new equipment
  • JetWeigh Cabled: Jack Point Weighing System with touch screen display.

Onboard Weighing Systems - Freight Logistics

Our lift truck scale features state-of-the-art digital technology combined with a rugged mechanical design in order to achieve a superior, weigh-in-motion scale. The scale mounts easily onto fork carriages of most ITA lift trucks. Two models are available: standard, or legal-for-trade. They come complete ready to install and with operator and installation manuals.

Our lift truck scales feature: 0.01% accuracy of applied load on all lift truck scales, four hour install on all ITA class II and III lift trucks and overload protection within the scale section. Optional extras include: wireless link to the office, bar code wand and printers.

Onboard Weighing

As a global leader in the on-board weighing and overload protection systems market, our designs deliver nothing less than high performance, high accuracy and dependability in all environments that they are deployed.

Our fantastic in-house research and development team has more than 40 years experience in the field and strives to continue meeting the ever-changing demands of the industry.

Whether you require simple overload protection systems for light commercial vehicles or complex bespoke system designs, we have the knowledge, skills and expertise to help.

Please speak with a member of our team to find out more about our on-board weighing solutions.

Onboard Weighing Systems - Overload Protection

We are pleased to offer a state-of-the-art electronic sensor-based solution designed to address and eliminate problems associated with the old mechanical spring deflection systems. Our overload protection systems are easy to install by trained engineers and do not require driver input. They operate with low running costs and within the ‘Duty of Care’ Act enforced by the Health and Safety Act.

  • Air Scale: overload monitoring for air suspension
  • Walking Beam/ Trojan Weighing System: for trucks and trailers with walking beam type suspension
  • VanWeigh: overload protection for vehicles up to 7.5 tonnes
  • TruckWeigh: overload monitoring for larger capacity vehicles up to 60 tonnes.

Process Weighing - Load Cells Transducers

We also offer a wide range of top quality load cells and force transducers. Our experience in the industry enables us to provide outstanding models that feature state-of-the-art instruments and components in order to achieve high accuracy solutions.

Please visit our website to view the range in full. Protect datasheets are also available to download and view.

Process Weighing - Web Strip Tension

Our range of web and strip tension products has been expertly design and created to handle any range of force from high to low as required in different industries such as metal, paper and converting industries. Items in the range are available in standard and custom versions and feature high quality materials making them suitable for use in tough working environments. Examples of the range include: web tension indicating transmitter, multi-channel web tension transmitter, web tension block, web tension transducer, low capacity tension measurement unit, high capacity tension measurement unit, weigh modules for quality critical applications, narrow web tension transducers and more.

Process Weighing - Instruments

It is our commitment to develop new instrumentation and transmitters that provide users with accurate results. We are continually researching and developing state-of-the-art equipment in order to achieve high performance results.

Examples of the range include:

  • AST 3IS: high performance isolation weighing or web tension transmitter designed for use in hazardous areas.
  • Bilt-4: a two-wire current loop transmitter designed for industrial applications
  • DXP-15: blind weigh transmitter
  • DXT-15: web tension indicating transmitter
  • G4 DIN Rail: multi-channel weight/ force indicator/ controller
  • LCAMP: embedded load cell transmitter
  • LCP-400: controller/gate weigh

Process Weighing - Accessories

We also supply a fantastic range of weighing and force measurement accessories to support our systems. The range includes: junction boxes, power supplies, cables, calibrators, communication devices, load cell testers, large displays and software applications.

Examples of the range include:

  • BatchView: PC software for remote monitoring and control of the batching functions in Vishay Nobel’s weight indicator TAD 3 with batching option.
  • Datalogger: PC software for plotting and logging.
  • DeltaCom: software for local or remote, monitoring, configuration and servicing of Vishay Nobel’s transmitters.
  • LCT 1006: load cell tester with calibration and diagnostic functions.

Please visit our website to view the range in full.

Process Weighing - Motion and Force

Various cylinders, actuators, controllers and cabinets are also available alongside various standard and non-standard products to support our web tension, strip tension and other force control systems.

Process Weighing - Pressure Transmitters

Please visit our website to find out more about our P9420 pressure transmitters. These models have been expertly designed for use in the offshore industry and feature a range of 0 – 1,000 bar, 4-20mA 2-wire output, ATEX I.S. certification, NACE MR-01-75 compliance and RFI/EMC immunity compliance. They feature an ultra-rugged stainless steel construction and an optional 22,500 psi secondary-containment. Please see full technical data online.

Vishay Foil Resistors - Surface Mount

The Vishay Measurements Group UK Ltd offers an extensive range of surface mount foil resistors. All items are manufactured to incredibly high standards and are supplied at competitive prices. Please see full product specifications online.

Vishay Foil Resistors - Through Hole

A wide selection of through-hole foil resistors is also available. Please visit our website to view images and descriptions. Full technical specifications are also available. If you cannot find what you are looking for or you require assistance, please contact us directly at The Vishay Measurements Group UK Ltd.

Vishay Foil Resistors - Power Current Sensors

We also supply a fantastic range of surface-mount and through-hole power current sensors. All items are manufactured to incredibly high standards and offered at competitive prices. Please visit our website to find out more.

Vishay Foil Resistors - Hermetically Sealed

Our selection of hermetically sealed Vishay foil resistors includes:

  • H-Series (VHA Series & VHP202): oil-filled, hermetically sealed ultra-precision resistors used as secondary standards for metrology applications.
  • HZ Series (Z-Foil) with Zero TCR: new generation of secondary standards, hermetically sealed construction, ultra-high precision Z-foil technology resistors. Available with laboratory and metrology level precision and long-term stability with additional in-house processes such as chip stabilisation, special TCR plotting and more.
  • VHD144 & VHD200: Bulk Metal® foil hermetically sealed, small package, voltage dividers with TCR tracking.

Please visit our website to view the range in full.

Vishay Foil Resistors - Voltage Dividers And Networks

Various through-hole and surface mount voltage dividers and networks are also available featuring between 10K – 150K resistance and suitable for a range of applications. Please download product datasheets online to find out more. Alternatively, please contact us at The Vishay Measurements Group UK Ltd with your requirements.

Vishay Foil Resistors - Trimmers

We supply an excellent range of precision trimming potentiometers featuring between 5k and 20K resistance. Please visit our website to view the range in full. If you have any questions or would like further information or advice, please call our technical team at The Vishay Measurements Group UK Ltd who will provide all the information you may need.

Vishay Foil Resistors - High Temperature

Our high temperature foil resistors feature stability levels that are well below the maximum allowable drift as required in the industry. Various through-hole and surface-mount units are available to suit different customer requirements. Please visit our website to view the range in full.

Vishay Foil Resistors - Hybrid Chips And PRND

Please also contact The Vishay Measurements Group UK Ltd for hybrid chips and PRND equipment. Various packages are available to suit different customer requirements.

Vishay Foil Resistors - Military And Space

Military and Space (MIL) style testing features a combination of electrical and environmental stresses and forms a vital part of the production process of resistors. MIL style testing is essential to screen out and identify any elements that display variations in their performances. The level of testing varies depending on how critical the circuit is to the overall objective of the project.

To qualify parts to MIL specification, continuous testing of the production process is carried out and the results sent to the Defence Supply Centre of Columbus (DSCC); the DSCC maintains a collection of qualified military specifications.

Further details regarding MIL specifications are available on our website.



Registration Number: 03001454
VAT Number: n/a
Registered at Companies House:14 December, 1994 (29 years and 4 months ago)
No of Employees: 51-100
Annual Turnover: n/a
Parent Company: Vishay Intertechnology, Inc.
Company Type:
  • Manufacturer
  • Distributor

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Brand & Trade Names

  • Vishay BLH SR-4 Strain Gauges
  • Vishay Celtron Loadcells
  • Vishay Micro-Measurements Strain Gauges
  • Vishay Micro-Measurements Strain Gauges, Instrumentation, PhotoStess, Strain Gauge Accessories, Strain Gauge Installation Service, Displacement Transducers.
  • Vishay Revere Loadcells
  • Vishay Sensortronics Loadcells
  • Vishay Tedea-Huntleigh Loadcells
  • Vishay Transducers Loadcells

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