University of Manchester

Hysitron IntraSpect 360 indentation rig

Hysitron nanoindentation rig

  • Compatible with ZEISS Versa 520 systems and synchrotron beamlines.
  • Specifically designed for in-situ XCT nano-indentation epxeriments.
  • Sample diameter range: 10mm - 0.1mm and maximum sample length: 10mm.
  • Maximum applied load of 11.3 N combined with a maximum displacement of 90 microns.
  • Several available tip geometries: triangular based pyramidal Berkovich and cube-corner tips, and a 90 degree wedge diamond tip with an apex length of 100mm.
  • In Situ Equipment