Retrofitting and Modernizing Legacy Testing Equipment
In many labs, it’s not uncommon to find testing equipment that’s been in service for decades. But at a certain point, technology outpaces compatibility with new software and accessories and future serviceability becomes something to consider. In this webinar, you’ll learn how legacy testing equipment like this can be retrofitted to take advantage of the latest software, functionality, and accessories to modernize and expand your lab’s capabilities. We discuss what it means to retrofit a testing system and what’s involved. We also look at the risks and challenges associated with operating out-of-date equipment and how modernization allows you to mitigate these risks.Presenters: Michael Darlington, Product Manager at Instron
Drop-Through Load Cell Adapter for 6800 Series Retrofits
The drop-through load cell adapter allows for 2580 Series load cells to be used on 6800 Series retrofitted Instron table model and floor model frames up to 100 kN, enabling you to take advantage of the advanced performance features in Bluehill Universal software.
Instron 3400 & 6800 Series System Retrofits
3400 & 6800 Series system retrofits breathe fresh life into your legacy Instron testing system by providing a comprehensive upgrade that replaces aging and at-risk components. In addition to preventing unexpected downtime, a retrofit upgrade allows a legacy system to use the latest in testing technology, software, and features.