Quality Magazine

Console-Controlled Force Testing Frames

February 1, 2008


The MultiTest-x range of console-controlled force testing frames offers a solution for product quality testing in design, quality control labs and production environments. Available in a range of capacities from 1,000 newtons (225 lbf) to 25 kilonewtons (5500 lbf), the frames are used for precision tension and compression testing throughout the aerospace, automotive, electronics, medical, packaging, plastics and textiles industries. The frames have simple membrane keypad interface for ease of operation and use pre-programmed tests or operator-defined test programs (up to 30). Program features include load holding, speeds from 0.1 millimeter to 1,000 millimeters per minute, automatic free height capture and pass/fail reporting.