Literature Library for Manuals

Manual Wedge Action Grips | 2716-01x, -02x, and 2736-01x Series

These versatile manual wedge action grips are equipped with moving grip bodies which allows them to be tightened onto a specimen without altering the vertical position of the faces in relation to the specimen.


Products 1/11/2022 0.6 MB

Webbing Capstan Grips | 2715-003

Webbing capstan grips are designed to permit faster, easier testing of seat belts and other high strength belts and tapes. These grips are designed to permit predetermination of specimen length, and allow quick, convenient loading.


Products 12/21/2021 354.4 KB

2850 Series T-Slot Tables

The T-slot table provides an extended work area primarily intended for clamping components or structures for performing tensile, compression or flexural tests.


Products 12/8/2021 1.0 MB

Does Your Notch Quality have an Adverse Effect on your Data Reliability?

The Instron® Motorized Notcher allows an operator to create notched specimens accurately, quickly, and safely.


Products 10/15/2021 0.5 MB

Does Your Specimen Quality have an Adverse Effect on Your Data Reliability?

The Instron® Hollow Die Punch system is a tool used to create dog bone shaped specimens easily, quickly, and safely. An ideal choice over the “manual” punching of specimens, the system is powered by compressed air and creates a tensile specimen that is free of tool marks, incipient cracks, induced stresses, internal deformation, and heat distortion in or on the specimen.


Products 10/15/2021 6.3 MB

2810 Series Micro 3 Point Bend

Bend or flexure testing provides a convenient method for characterizing the strength of the miniature components and specimens typical of those found in microelectronics applications.


Products 10/14/2021 472.6 KB

Foam Compression Fixture | 2810-130

The foam compression fixture is designed for indentation and compression testing of expanded cellular materials. Standards that require this style of fixture include ASTM D3574, Method B1 and B2, ASTM D5672, and ISO 2439.


Products 10/13/2021 423.3 KB

Flatwise Tensile Strength Fixtures | 2505-013, 2505-014, 2505-015

The sandwich flatwise tension fixture is designed to measure the bond strength between the facing and core of a sandwich construction panel.


Products 10/13/2021 406.5 KB

CEAST Impact Handbook

CEAST Impact Handbook


Products 10/11/2021 1.3 MB