• Open sided for ease of specimen loading
• Meets EN 1339, 1340 for kerbs and flagstones
• Optional ball seating assembly
This rigidly constructed, open sided frame is suitable for testing kerbs and flagstones to EN 1339,1340. With optional accessories it can also be used to test 100 mm and 150 mm section beams for flexural strength to EN 12390-5.
The frame supports a hydraulic ram and upper sub-platen assembly incorporating spherical seating. The upper and lower sub-platens will accept specimen loading bearers, which are supplied separately.
Comprising 2 self-aligning upper roller bearers, 1 self-aligning and 1 fixed lower roller bearer. Roller bearers are 38 mm dia x 320 mm long and suitable for 3- or 4-point flexural testing of beams.
Complies to EN 12390-5 (BS 1881-118), EN 1521, EN 13161, EN 722-6.info »
For transverse testing of kerbs to EN 1340.info »
For transverse testing of flags to EN 1339.info »