May the Force be with You, Force of nature, armed Forces, Forceful personality…you’ve heard them all. The truth is force plays an important part of our everyday lives, and how we deal with it when we need force is equally important. Like anything else it is measurable, and how we measure it is the subject of this blog.
So much of what we do we take for granted. When was the last time you stopped to think about how much force you needed to open that door to your favorite restaurant? I would hazard a guess and say never. It may seem inconsequential, but recently the owner of a nursing home used one of our force gauges to measure the strength of his seniors so he could set the tension on the nursing home doors.