Load Cell – 5 N – PASPORT

Product Code: PS-2201


This is a 5 N Load Cell that measures force within Structure Systems. Its semi-transparent case allows students to see the strain gauge and beam inside. We also offer ±100 N Load Cells. Both the ±100 N and ±5 N Load Cells can be used with the same amplifier in any combination.

Product Specifications

Range ±5 N
Accuracy ±1% (±0.05 N)
Resolution 0.001 N
Safe Overload ±7.5 N

Software Required

This product requires PASCO software for data collection and analysis. We recommend the following option(s). For more information on which is right for your classroom, see our Software Comparison: SPARKvue vs. Capstone »

Interface Required

This product requires a PASCO Interface to connect to your computer or device. We recommend the following option(s). For a breakdown of features, capabilities, and additional options, see our Interface Comparison Guide »

Required Accessories

1x PASPORT Load Cell Amplifier PS-2198
1x PASPORT Dual Load Cell Amplifier PS-2205

Supporting Documents

5 N Load Cell Manual

  • -5 N to +5 N
  • ± 1% (± 0.05 N)
  • 0.001 N
Safe Overload
  • -7.5 N to +7.5 N
  • 5.3 cm x 5.8 cm x 2.0 cm
Cable Length
  • 120 cm
  • Approximately 100 g
Manual Downloads
5N Load Cell Manual (PS-2201)
(298 KB – .pdf – English)
Load Cell 5 N Manual PS-2201
(682 KB – .pdf – English)