Airbus Defence and Space

ENGINEERING AND ENVIRONMENT TESTS

Tensile, compression, torsion, peeling test

Test Facilities

Several test machines with complementary capabilities are avaible, to fit your need.

Features / technical details

Characteristics

Some of our facilities allow testing under thermal conditions with temperatures ranging from - 55° C to 3000° C.

*Test facilities Performance*

SCHENCK Machine

  • Tensile, compression, peeling and fatigue tests
  • Tension: 1 000 kN
  • Compression: 1 000 kN
  • Temperature: - 55° C + 150° C
  • Chamber dimensions: 0,5 m x 0,5 m x 2 m
  • RH: 95 %

INSTRON 4400R Machine

  • Large deformation extensometer
  • Bending, crack propagation, tensile, compression, peeling
  • Capability: 10 000 N

MAYES Machine

  • Tensile, compression, bending
  • Capability: 20 000 N

INSTRON 8561 Machine

  • Pressure control grips
  • Tensile, compression, bending
  • Capability: 100 000 N

INSTRON 5587 Machine

  • Tensile, compression, peeling
  • Chamber dimensions: 350 mm - 500 mm
  • Temperature: - 150° C to 600° C under atmospheric conditions
  • Capability: 300 000 N

MTS

  • Tensile, compression, fatigue tests
  • Temperature: 0° C to 3000° C under controlled atmosphere
  • Heated zone dimensions: 30 mm, h: 80 mm
  • Capability: 50 000 N