These individual strain gauges are for use with aluminium and steel members to accurately measure the mechanical loads due to strain of machinery, structures, automotive components, etc. They can be positioned to measure bending, axial, and torsion strain and are suitable for applications such as aircraft component testing, medical device and equipment manufacturing. These strain gauges are designed by top brands such as Omega and Micro Measurements Vishay (VPG) in a range of resistance (ohms) with linear, Shear/Torque Rosettes, Tee Rosettes, Delta Rosettes, Rectangular Rosettes and custom patterns available.