Airbus Defence and Space

ENGINEERING AND ENVIRONMENT TESTS

Static tests benches

Two test benches

Features / technical details

1 - Characteristics

Application of Combined Pressure / Force / Thermal Loads Conditions

ADDITIONNAL CHARACTERISTICS

For 1600 kVA power, refer to Data Sheets concerning thermal tests "Infrared & arc image radiant facilities"

PERFORMANCE OF TEST BENCH

  • Tension: 20 000 kN
  • Compression: 20 000 kN
  • Bending Moment: 1000 kNm
  • Shear Force: 300 kN
  • Pressure: 30 MPa

SPECIMEN SIZE

  • Diameter = 3 m
  • Height = 6 m

2 - Characteristics

Application of Combined Tension / Compression / Internal/External Pressure Loads Conditions

ADDITIONAL CHARACTERITICS

For internal pressure load characteristics, refer to Data Sheets concerning Static & Combined thermo-static tests, "Water/Oil pressurization tests, pressure cycle tests"

PERFORMANCE OF TEST BENCH

  • Tension: 2000 kN
  • Compression: 2500 kN
  • Bending Moment: 1000 kNm
  • Shear Force: 550 kN

SPECIMEN SIZE

  • Diameter: 2,3 m
  • Height: 2 m