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hydraulic universal test benche ±500 kN MTS 810

Basic Information

Name: hydraulic universal test benche ±500 kN
Manufacturer: MTS
Model: 810
Facility: Competence Materials Characterization and Testing
Partner: Fraunhofer Institute for Material and Beam Technology (IWS)

Short Description

hydraulic universal test benche ±500 kN - MTS 810


  • Equipment/ technical data
    • Load: ±500 kN
    • Displacement: ±75 mm
    • Hydraulic Clamping tools:
      • Flat specimen: 0 mm ≤ s ≤ 50 mm
      • Jaw width: 100mm
    • Strain measurement by extensometer (gauge length: 50 mm)
    • Maximum clamping length: circa 1200 mm
  • Methods
    • Monoaxial, quasi-static testing, including parameter determining of tension, compression and bend testing up to 500 kN
    • Cyclic strength test, including determining of cyclic material parameter, crack growth rate tests, etc.
    • Determination of fracture mechanical parameters

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Associated Services

Name Preview Actions
Determination of mechanical characteristics of materials and composite materials (static, cyclic, fracture toughness, flow curves, etc.)
Development and evaluation of process- and application-specific testing strategies
Product accompanying quality assurance
Failure and damage analysis
Determination of characteristic curves for the assessment of fatigue strength (e.g. Wöhler curve, fatigue crack growth)


Last Update

Last updated at: 5 August 2019 at 10:56:51