Crash Test Dummy Systems and Instrumentation from Kistler – Accurate Results under All Conditions

Kistler offers high-precision sensor technology and cutting-edge integrated data acquisition solutions for all types of dummies. Kistler's extensive offering of software makes crash test preparation and execution fast and convenient. Reliable and accurate measurements of acceleration, moments and forces – with Kistler.

Tri-axial Thoracic Spine Load Cell for the BioRID (BR) Dummy

Type M56423

The tri-axial sensor is designed to measure the forces Fx, Fz and moment My in the thoracic spine area.

  • Measuring range 5,0 kN, 5,0 kN and 125 Nm
  • Low linearity error and hysteresis
  • Polarities according to SAE J211/1

Triaxial Femoral Neck Load Cell for the WorldSID-5 % (W5) Dummy

Type M53923

The tri-axial sensor is designed to measure the forces Fx, Fy, Fz in the femoral neck area.

  • Measuring range 10 kN, 25 kN, 10 kN
  • Low lineraty error and hysteresis
  • Polarities according to SAE J211/1

Triaxial Femoral Neck Load Cell for the WorldSID-50 % (WS) Dummy

Type M53903

The tri-axial sensor is designed to measure the forces Fx, Fy, Fz in the femoral neck area.

  • Measuring range10 kN, 25 kN, 10 kN
  • Low linearity error and hysteresis
  • Polarities according to SAE J211/1

Uniaxial Pubic Load Cell for the WorldSID-5 % (W5) and WorldSID-50 % (WS) Dummy

Type M50241

The uni-axial sensor is designed to measure the force Fy in the pubic area.

  • Measuring range 12 kN
  • Low linearity error and hysteresis
  • Polarities according to SAE J211/1

Twelve-axial Sacroiliac Load Cell for the WorldSID-5 % (W5) Dummy and the WorldSID-50 % (WS) Dummy

Type M5670B

The twelve-axial sensor measures the forces Fx, Fy, Fz and moments Mx, My, Mz in the sacrum area - left and right respectively.

  • Measuring range 6 kN, 12 kN, 6 kN and 800 Nm, 400 Nm, 400 Nm
  • Low linearity error and hysteresis
  • Polarities according to SAE J211/1

Six-axial Lumber Spine Load Cell for the WorldSID-50 % (WS) and WorldSID-5 % (W5) Dummies

Type M56826

The six-axial sensor is designed to measure the forces Fx, Fy, Fz and moments Mx, My, Mz in the lumbar spine area.

  • Measuring range 10 kN, 10 kN, 12 kN and 300 Nm, 300 Nm, 200 Nm
  • Low linearity error and hysteresis
  • Polarities according to SAE J211/1

Triaxial Shoulder Load Cell for the WorldSID-5 % (W5) Dummy

Type M53653

The tri-axial sensor is designed to measure the forces Fx, Fy, Fz in the shoulder area.

  • Measuring range 4 kN, 5 kN, 4 kN
  • Low lineraty error and hysteresis
  • Polarities according to SAE J211/1

Triaxial Shoulder Load Cell for the WorldSID-50 % (WS) Dummy

Type M53643

The triaxial sensor is designed to measure the forces Fx, Fy, Fz in the shoulder area.

  • Measuring range 5 kN, 10 kN, 5 kN
  • Low linearity error and hysteresis
  • Polarities according to SAE J211/1

Six-axial Upper & Lower Neck Load Cell for WorldSID-50 % (WS) and WorldSID-5 % (W5) Dummies

Type M55556

The six-axial sensor is designed to measure the forces Fx, Fy, Fz and moments Mx, My, Mz in the upper & lower neck area.

  • Measuring range 10 kN, 10 kN, 12 kN and 300 Nm, 300 Nm, 200 Nm
  • Low linearity error and hysteresis
  • Polarities according to SAE J211/1

Data Recorder - In-Dummy Data Acquisition Modul

Type DTI304.12 / DTI304.08 / DTI304.04

The in-dummy data recorder for 144 / 96 / 48 measuring channels  records digitized measuring values during a crash test. The data are stored centrally and are transmitted via system cable subsequently.

Data Recorder - In-Dummy Data Acquisition Modul

Type DTI375.TH

The data recorder the Thor-M dummy records digitized measuring values up to 288 measuring channels during a crash test. The data are stored centrally and are transmitted via system cable subsequently.

Uniaxial Face Load Cell for the Thor-M (TH) Dummy

Type M55991

The uni-axial sensor is designed to measure the force Fx in the face area.

  • Measuring range 4.5 kN
  • Low linearity error and hysteresis
  • Polarities according to SAE J211/1

Uniaxial Skull Spring Load Cell for the Thor-M (TH) Dummy

Type M55191

The uni-axial sensor is designed to measure the force Fy in the skull spring area.

  • Measuring range 6.7 kN
  • Low linearity error and hysteresis
  • Polarity according to SAE J211/1

Six-axial Upper Neck Load Cell for the Thor-M (TH) Dummy

Type M55596

The six-axial sensor is designed to measure the forces Fx, Fy, Fz and moments Mx, My, Mz in the upper neck area.

  • Measuring range 8.9 kN, 8.9 kN, 13.3 kN and 284 Nm
  • Low linearity error and hysteresis
  • Polarities according to SAE J211/1

Six-axial Lower Neck Load Cell for the Thor-M (TH) Dummy

Type M55696

The six-axial sensor is designed to measure the forces Fx, Fy, Fz and moments Mx, My, Mz in the lower neck area.

  • Measuring range 13.3 kN, 13.3 kN, 13.3 kN and 452 Nm, 452 Nm, 226 Nm
  • Low linearity error and hysteresis
  • Polarities according to SAE J211/1

Four-axial Clavicle Load Cell for the Thor-M (TH) Dummy

Type M53894

The four-axial sensor is designed to measure the forces Fx, Fz (2x) in the Clavicle area.

  • Measuring range 2.0 kN
  • Low linearity error and hysteresis
  • Polarities according to SAE J211/1

Five-axial Thoracic Spine Load Cell for the Thor-M (TH) Dummy

Type M56495

The five-axial sensor is designed to measure the forces Fx, Fy, Fz and moments Mx, My in the thoracic spine area.

  • Measuring range 13.4 kN, 13.4 kN, 17.8 kN and 680 Nm, 900 Nm
  • Low linearity error and hysteresis
  • Polarities according to SAE J211/1

Biaxial Illiac Wing (ASIS) Load Cell for the Thor-M (TH) Dummy

Type M52292

The bi-axial sensor is designed to measure the force Fz and moment My in the illiac wing (ASIS) area.

  • Measuring range13.0 kN and 325 Nm
  • Low lineraty error and hysteresis
  • Polarities according to SAE J211/1

Triaxial Acetabulum Load Cell for the Thor-M (TH) Dummy

Type M52893

The tri-axial sensor is designed to measure the forces Fx, Fy, Fz in the acetabulum area.

  • Measuring range 22.2 kN, 13.3 kN, 13.3 kN
  • Low linearity error and hysteresis
  • Polarities according to SAE J211/1

Five-axial Upper Tibia Load Cell for Thor-M (TH) and Thor-LX Dummy

Type M55295

The five-axial sensor is designed to measure the forces Fx, Fy, Fz and moments Mx, My in the upper tibia area.

  • Measuring range 11,0 kN and 400 Nm
  • Low linearity error and hysteresis
  • Polarities according to SAE J211/1

Five-axial Lower Tibia Load Cell for the Thor-M (TH) and Thor-LX Dummies

Type M55395

The five-axial sensor is designed to measure the forces Fx, Fy, Fz and moments Mx, My in the lower tibia area.

  • Measuring range 11.0 kN and 400 Nm
  • Low linearity error and hysteresis
  • Polarities according to SAE J211/1

Uniaxial Achilles Tendon Load Cell for the Thor-M (TH) Dummy

Type M55491

The uni-axial sensor is designed to measure the force Fy in the achilles tendon area.

  • Measuring range 4.5 kN
  • Low linearity error and hysteresis
  • Polarities according to SAE J211/1

Uniaxial, Piezoresistive Accelerometer

Type M0064C00

The acceleration sensor is based on an advanced piezoresistive MEMS sensor element that provides extraordinary dynamics and stability.