A torque sensor measure the twist or windup between a rotating drive source and load source such as engine crankshaft or bicycle pedal.
Torque = Force * Distance
4 Main torque sensor designs
- Hollow cruciform 2.Solid Square shaft 3.Radial spoke 4.Hollow tubular
Types of Torque Sensors 1.Reaction Torque Sensor 2.Rotary torque sensor