Depending on the needs of your application, one of these three methods may be more advantageous than the others.
Tekscan technology can be calibrated to measure in a variety of common force and pressure units.
Force units: grams, kilograms, newtons, knewtons, pounds, hpounds, and kpounds
Pressure units: PSI, HPSI, KPSI, Ka, N/cm2, MPa, g/cm2, kg/cm2, mmHg, millibar, Bar, Kbar, ATM
It is best practice to calibrate your system with the same interface materials that will be used in your application. Different interface materials, especially more compliant ones, can affect results.
As always, our team of Applications Engineers and Technical Support professionals are standing by to provide additional clarification on calibration methods, and any other technical questions you have about Tekscan technology.