Can I connect an EMG sensor not manufactured by Delsys to an EMG system manufactured by Delsys?

March 4th, 2014|

No, Delsys EMG systems are designed to exclusively use Delsys sensors. Connecting any other sensor to Delsys equipment constitutes a violation of the warranty, may damage the equipment, and may result in bodily injury or harm.

Is the DE-3.1 sensor available for the Myomonitor™ wearable EMG systems?

March 4th, 2014|

No, the DE-3.1 sensor is not available for Myomonitor EMG systems at this time.

What is the difference between the DE-2.1 Single Differential Sensor and the DE-3.1 Double Differential Sensor?

January 4th, 2014|

The standard single differential sensor has 2 muscle site contacts, 1mm in diameter and separated by 10 mm. This sensor performs a differential measurement of the voltages appearing under the contacts as determined by the reference potential (at the Reference [...]

How should Delsys EMG sensors be cleaned?

January 3rd, 2014|

Delsys sensors can be cleaned with a isopropyl alcohol or a mild detergent solution. Gas sterilization methods are also acceptable. Sensors should not be fully submersed in liquids for any period of time. It is recommended to clean Delsys Sensor [...]

How does one prepare the skin prior to recording with Delsys EMG sensors?

January 2nd, 2014|

Quality EMG signals can only be obtained with proper application of the sensors. EMG signals originate from the movement of very small charged ions in the muscle cell membranes. The skin barrier poses an impediment to the detection of these [...]

How does one verify the quality of an EMG signal?

January 1st, 2014|

The most effective way to verify the quality of an EMG signal is to first establish the noise baseline of the system.  Delsys EMG systems exhibit 5uV pk-pk noise baseline with the sensor inputs connected to Reference.  Once affixed to [...]