Properties: Force Plates

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When a force plate is selected in Motive, its device information gets listed under the Properties pane. For configuring force plate properties, use the Devices pane and modify the corresponding device properties.

For more information, read through the force plate setup pages: AMTI Force Plate Setup or Bertec Force Plate Setup


General Settings


Name

Name of the selected force plate.

Active

Only active force plates will be shown and measured in Motive.

Settings


Scale

Size scale of the resultant force vector shown in the 3D viewport.

UseWorldOrigin

[Advanced] When enabled, the global coordinate system is used for referencing the force plate corners.

Details


Serial

Serial number of the selected force plate.

Model

Device model ID. This will be displayed only if it is available.

ChannelCount

Number of active channels available in the selected device. For force plates, this defaults to 6 with channels responsible for

AcquisitionRate

Sampling rate of the device

RateMultiple

Device rate as multiple of camera rate. When synchronizing via triggered sync, device sampling rate must be a whole multiple of the camera frame rate.

Corners

Lists out positions of the four force plate corners. Positions are measured with respect to the global coordinate system, and this is calibrated when you Set Position using the CS-400 calibration square.

ElectricalOriginOffset

Manufacturer defined electrical-to-mechanical offset values.

Width

Width of the force plate.

Length

Length of the force plate.