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Loading frame with a servo actuator
Manufacturer: MTS
Model: 243.60

A loading frame for measuring elements that are up to 3.5-m wide. It works with 650-kN traction and 1000-kN compression and the full stroke is 500 mm.

It is equipped with a FlexTest 60 controller that has eight auxiliary channels for reading and/or controlling and can be used with two hydraulic servo actuators with dynamic functionality. The compression and traction workloads of one piston are 250 kN and 160 kN, respectively; those of the other piston are 350 kN and 250 kN, respectively. A reaction wall can be added for applying forces in two or three directions.

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The UPC offers the services performance that the equipment could carry out.

Information and use

  • For more information about equipment characteristics and possibilities and for use requirement, please contact us:

    Tomas Garcia Vicente
    Telephone: 934017354
    Research unit: Structural Technology (TE)
  • Equipment use can be requested to STC-UPC technical staff, for processing:
Scientific and Technical Services at the UPC
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