Dillon selected as ORACLE TEAM USA official force measurement supplier

ORACLE TEAM USA has selected Dillon to supply its force measurement equipment as the team prepares to race for the America’s Cup.

The 35th America’s Cup takes place June 2017 in Bermuda – and a range of Dillon’s precision force measurement products will be used by the team to ensure lines are accurately and safely tensioned.

The EDXtreme Dynamometer will feature amongst force measurement tools on board, its 0.1 % accuracy, rugged engineering and usability ensuring that safety checks don’t get in the way of adventure.

Dillon is a market leading manufacturer of instrumentation that measures force including load cells, overload protection and suspended weighing products.

Dillon has earned a reputation for rugged, long-lasting products that are easy to use in demanding environments. With an established worldwide distribution network, Dillon customers have an unrivaled product choice and after sales service.

The 35th America’s Cup begins on May 26 with the Louis Vuitton America’s Cup Qualifiers. As the defending champion, ORACLE TEAM USA will advance to the America’s Cup Match, presented by Louis Vuitton, beginning June 17, against the top challenging team.