Hardened split collet chucks for holding turned dumbbell test pieces. Precise shoulder radius to prevent premature test piece breaking within the grip. Internal profile options must be considered and ordered to accommodate specific test specimen dimensions.
This low force tensile grip is used on ST series materials testing machines.
Item# : 99-019-0000
Maximum capacity: 20kN/4,000lbf
Minimum loadcell: 50N/10lbf
Specimen profile: Type A-B for 5mm diameter
Specimen profile: Type C-D for 7mm diameter
Specimen profile: Type E-F for 10mm diameter
Length each: 40mm/1.6in
Weight each: 150g/0.33lb
Temperature limits: -30-70°C
Metals, round and turned test specimens, particularly used where only a limited amount of material is available to produce the test specimen – for example from an alloy automobile wheel
Widely used in education to demonstrate materials performance and behaviour