Sustainability through Innovation

Datum Electronics Ltd is a world leading, British manufacturer & supplier of static and rotary torque sensors, torque transducers, torque meters and shaft power measurement solutions to industry since 1989.

Headquartered in the UK, we have a long-established presence worldwide, through our extensive network of re-sellers and distributors in more than 30 countries. Made in Britain, shipped worldwide.

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Markets

Datum Electronics products are versatile enough to work across a variety of sectors including marine and shipping, automotive, aerospace and defense, civil engineering, government, green and renewables. We work closely with our distrubution and partner network to continually develop innovative and sustainable solutions to benefit the end user.

Sectors

Case Studies

“We did extensive market analysis when we first entered the shaft power measurement business. The price to quality ratio for Datum Shaft Power Measurement Kits is really good, compared to competition. Plus the staff have always been very supportive as well.”

RDA Shiptech

Improving car and gearbox efficiency through custom Datum torque sensors

UPC ecoRacing is a technological association formed mainly by students of the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC – ESEIAAT) whose main objective is to design and manufacture single-seater racing cars to participate in Formula Student.

Measuring Viscosity of Fresh Concrete by Sensing Torque

Torque Measurement is a very simple mechanical process; in essence, it is a measure of the ‘force’ used in turning (or attempting to turn) something. When a force or ‘torque’ is applied to a shaft, the shaft twists (by a very small amount).

Preventing Breakdowns on Mixer Production Lines

Datum Electronics was approached by a gypsum manufacturer, who was looking for options, which would allow them to monitor the viscosity of gypsum fluid in their mixing tanks, during the production process.

About Datum Electronics

Datum Electronics Ltd. Is a world leading, British manufacturer & supplier of static and rotary torque sensors, torque transducers, torque meters and shaft power measurement solutions to industry since 1989.

Headquartered in the UK, we have a long-established presence worldwide, through our extensive network of re sellers and distributors in more than 30 countries..

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Latest News

Phenomenal Posidonia

Datum have returned from Greece recently where we enjoyed a fantastic show at Posidonia in Athens. It was one of the busiest shows we have attended over the past couple…

Success at the IW Chamber Awards

This past Friday, some of our team attended the Isle of Wight Chamber of Commerce business awards. It’s a yearly event that highlights the incredible businesses that we have here…

The Datum Impulse II

This year we have committed to sponsoring a yacht at the regatta during Cowes Week. Our very own International Sales Executive, Mark Jeffery, will be onboard with a crew of…

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