Compression Bridge Assembly for use on 600HVL and 600XWHVL universal testing machines to permit the mounting of compression test fixtures without the removal of the tensile grips and fixtures.

Note: The use of a compression bridge will reduce the available compression opening of the testing machine unless additional tension and compression space is purchased.

  • Permanently installed to motorized crosshead, bridge removal not required for tensile testing
  • Bridge design incorporates a Type R2f receiver for connection of compression accessories equipped with the Type R2m ball hitch connection.
  • Effective height: 368mm (25 in)
  • Nominal weight: 360 kg (800 lb)