torsiometer


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torsiometer

[‚tȯr·shē′äm·əd·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
An instrument which measures power transmitted by a rotating shaft; consists of angular scales mounted around the shaft from which twist of the loaded shaft is determined. Also known as torsionmeter.
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[31] Biometrics Ltd., Goniometer & Torsiometer, Biometrics Ltd., Ladysmith, VA, USA, 2014.
The number of yarn twists was determined on torsiometer Twist tester produced by Mesdan Lab, according the standard HR ISO/DIS 17202.