Load Frame, Motorised, 30 speeds, 50 KN (5,000 kgf)
Main features of the load frame is for Triaxial and
The Load Frame consists of a cabinet which houses the gear system and motor
with sturdy angle iron frame. The loading is done through the bottom loading
platen, which is carried on a lead screw which advances upwards. The top
load bracket, which slides over two upright pillars, can be positioned at
any desired height and locked. It carries a hexagonal screw adapter for
standard proving rings. The loading part of the unit is detachable from the
main unit for ease of transport and to avoid damage to the tension rods.
Rates of strain: 30, between 6 mm / min and 0.00048 mm/min. By interchanging
the drive and driven gears, another set of 24 rates of strain can be
obtained. Operate on 230 V, 50 Hz, single phase, AC Supply.