Load cells convert the force experienced by the specimen into an electrical signal that is used by the electronic controller to precisely monitor, report or control the force.
Extensometry provides a direct and accurate method for measuring and controlling specimen deformation by monitoring strain over a precisely defined gauge length.
Environmental chambers and furnaces provide the capability to study the mechanical properties of materials and components over a wide range of temperatures up to +1600 °C in air.
Various styles of tensile grips at different force capacities to hold a diverse range of materials such as thread, rope, rubber, plastic, composites, fasteners, steel and more.
Compression platens and anvils are available
in a range of sizes and force capacities to
suit applications from rigid foam to concrete.
Flexure or bend tests are widely used to
determine stiffness and yield properties of
plastics, metals and similar rigid materials.
Peel, Friction, Puncture
Fixtures for Universal Testing Machines to perform an assortment of peel, puncture, burst, and coefficient of friction tests.
Load frame accessories include items designed to fit a specific model of testing frame, such as support tables, protective shields, T-slot tables, in-head wedge grips, in-head tension rods, and similar items.
With major breakthroughs in the medical industries, it is becoming ever more essential to provide accurate test data
related to materials capabilities.
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.
Fixtures for testing composite materials for tension, compression, flexure, shear and peel. Most of these fixtures are designed to meet specific materials testing standards.
Couplings and Adapters
Couplings and adapters are devices that modify the test system’s connection type, allowing you to interface with a wider range of grips and fixtures.
These fixtures are designed to allow fast and accurate tensile tests of bolts, screws, studs, and nuts.
Food fixtures cover a wide range of industry standard testing methods including compression, puncture, shear, and extrusion.
Fixtures for testing wood for adhesive bond strength, compression, bend strength, shear, tensile strength, etc.
Read more about accessories for Low Speed Rear, Side and Pole Impact Simulation. And how you can increase the productivity and efficiency of the development process.
Correct specimens and dimensional measuring are critical for accurate and repeatable test results. Solutions for specimen cutting, marking, and measuring.
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