Stress and Deformation

Zwick 1445 Universal Testing System



The Zwick 1445 Universal Testing System is the lab’s ‘one fits all’. A broad range of mechanical testing can be performed on this machine, as long as it concerns quasi-static tests.

Three of these 10kN capacity UTS are available, with two table models



Keywords:

UTS, Mechanical testing


Measurements:

Material and structural mechanical properties


Specifications:

Force capacity: Max 10kN

Displacement capacity: 150mm, xmm for the 2 table models

Load cell available: 50N, 100N, 1kN, 5kN and 10kN

Displacement control, from 0.2mm/min


Equipment:

Divers types of tensile clamping possibilities, also hydraulic

Bending fixtures with different clamping conditions

Data acquisition via Labview

Two environmental chamber for testing from -50oC to roughly 150oC


Publications:



Location:

Westhorst WH125


Research group:

Production Technology


Contact:

Bert Vos, Laurent Warnet