University of Manchester

3 kN Bose-Deben Fatigue Rig

  • Compatible with Nikon 320 kV and The High Flux bay at the HMXIF and also synchrotron beamlines.
  • Purpose built X-ray CT tension-compression in-situ fatigue rig.
  • Peak force +/- 3 kN.
  • Static force +/- 2.1 kN.
  • Max frequency 100 Hz.
  • Able to perform different waveforms via remote system control.
  • Waveform, amplitude and phase compensation function.
  • Data acquisition for force displacement overtime.
  • Limited angle X-ray CT data collection with 25 mm range of displacement.
  • In Situ Equipment