University of Manchester

5 kN Deben Rig

5000N Deben rig

  • Modular tensile and compression testing system that can be installed on the laboratory Nikon and Zeiss Versa 520 instruments at the HMXIF or synchrotron beam lines.
  • Fixed load cell with accuracy, 1% of full scale range.
  • Fast gearbox with speed race 0.1mm/min to 1.0 mm/min.
  • 10 mm linear extensometer for position readout, resolution 3 micrometer, linearity 0.1% of full scale.
  • Maximum extension 10 mm
  • ULTEM polymer support tube for minimum X-ray attenuation (15 mm wall thickness).
  • In Situ Equipment