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B&K 4378 Accelerometer Specifications


 
Bruel & Kjaer 4378 Accelerometer
 
Bruel & Kjaer 4378 : Accelerometer £ 4 a day *
 

Piezoelectric charge accelerometer


Charge sensitivity : 31.6 pC/ms-2 or 310 pC/g ± 2 %   **
Voltage sensitivity: 26 mV/ms-2 or 260 mV/g ± 2 %   **
 
Mounted resonance : 13 kHz
Frequency range - 5 % : 0.2 Hz to 2800 Hz
Frequency range - 10 % : 0.1 Hz to 3900 Hz
 
Capacitance - typical : 1200 pF including supplied cable
 
Max transverse sensitivity : < 4 %
Transverse resonance : 3.8 kHz
Piezoelectric material : Pz27
Construction : Delta shear
 
Typical temperature transient sensitivity : 0.001 ms-2/°C
Typical magnetic sensitivity (50 Hz to 0.03T) : 0.5 ms-2/tesla
Typical acoustic sensitivity (154 dB SPL) : 0.001 ms-2
 
Minimum leakage resistance at 20 °C : 20 GΩ
Ambient temperature range : -40 to 250 °C
 
Maximum operational shock (± Peak) : 5 kms-2
Maximum continuous sinusoidal acceleration (Peak) : 5 kms-2
Maximum acceleration (Peak) with mounting magnet : 0.2 kms-2
 
Electrical Connector : 10-32 UNF miniature coaxial connector - top entry
Mounting thread : 10-32 UNF, 3.2 mm deep
Mounting torque : 1 Nm, max = 2 Nm, min = 0.5 Nm
 
Dimensions - body : 30 mm diameter
Dimensions - overall height : 38 mm
Dimension - across base flats : 30 mm - spanner size
 
Weight : 175 g
Case Material : Stainless steel AXIS 316
Recommended cable : AU 0038
 
**   Individual specifications given in the calibration chart
 
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E&OE - specifications subject to change without notice.