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National Instruments myDAQ Mechanical Measurements

Discipline: Engineering
Topic: Mechanical Measurements
Product: National Instruments myDAQ
Vendor: National Instruments
Cost: Visit the National Instruments website for purchase information
Technical requirements: Java and Flash
Accessibility info: None Available
Link to Lab:

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Description: A hands-on approach gives students practical experience in topics including the following:
  • Temperature measurements
  • Strain measurement
  • Motion, force, and power measurements
  • Actuators
Instructional materials: instructor and lab manuals available online from the National Instruments sites
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