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His career in technology spanned many decades, starting as a strain gauge technician at Combustion Engineering and culminating as a Service School Instructor for United Technologies., "Robert B. Lougee," 22 Apr. 2018

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1910, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of strain gauge was in 1910

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