Futek Advanced Sensor Technology’s LTH300 Donut/Thru hole load cell with USB output option eliminates the need for an analog amplifier, power supply, and display equipment. The plug and play provides the power to monitor the sensor's output and enjoy measurement without concerns about noise, temperature variation, or power supply requirement. USB Software allows users to monitor the sensor’s output in real time. The unit measures 0.98 in outer diameter and 0.28 in high, and it has the capability of an output up to 1000 lb. Applications include bolt force measurements, clamping forces, monitoring overloads, and force monitoring.