The Model 5020 Hydraulic Load Cell measures load with Bourdon tube pressure gauge. A robust unit for measurement of load on bolts, tie backs and structural members. Various sizes and load capacities are available.


Monitoring uniaxial loads in the following Applications:

  • Rock Anchors
  • Soil Anchors
  • Concrete pre and post tensioning
  • Measurement of compressive loads between structural members


  • Long term stability
  • No expensive readout required
  • Economical, compared to electrical load cells
  • No intrinsic safety certificate required in coal mines
  • Can be re-used after monitoring program is finished
  • Visually read


  • Load range: 0-500kN 0-300kN
  • Outside diameter: 150mm 100mm
  • Inside diameter: 45mm 30mm
  • Gauge size 63mm 63 mm
  • Gauge capacity 25MPa 60MPa

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