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When testing wood or timber, flexure, tension and compression are usually the main parameters in focus. By determining the strength and deformation of wood, it is possible to determine its properties for use as a building material, children's toy or piece of furniture.

Tinius Olsen offers high-strength single column and dual column test machines with test capabilities of up to 150kN/33,722lbf, along with grips specifically designed for testing wood or timber. Our high quality testing equipment and advanced data analysis software enable you to measure your product's performance, safety and quality in accordance with international standards.

Typical applications for wood testing include:

  • Cork
  • Furniture
  • Laminated board
  • Plywood
  • Veneer sheets
  • Wooden containers