• 10,000 lbf. (45 kN) maximum load capacity.
• Accurate loading speeds from 0.08” (2.032 mm) to as low as 0.001” (0.025 mm) per minute.
• Push-button Up-Down-Stop operation with overtravel limit switch protection.
• Highly versatile — can be used for Quick Undrained Triaxial, Unconfined Compression and CBR testing with proper accessories.
The Versa-LoaderTM fills the need for any laboratory, school or other testing facility that must have an accurate yet economical load frame capable of performing a wide range of test procedures.
The basic loader consists of a control box, motor, load screw, vertical tie rods and crosshead. Register symbols located on the hand adjustable locknuts assure that the crosshead is parallel with the platen. The unit is designed for load applications up to 10,000 lbf. (45 kN) at any speed within the range of 0.08” (2.032 mm) per minute down to as low as 0.001” (0.025 mm) per minute.
With its wide range of accessories, the Versa-Loader can be outfitted for Quick Undrained Triaxial, Unconfined Compression, CBR and Soil Cement testing in accordance with ASTM and AASHTO testing standards.