Digital Point Load Tester

Digital Point Load Tester

Digital Point Load Tester
with wooden case and safety goggles
CodeAG187
Approx. Weight (kg)24
Click to save page as PDFSave Page to PDF
or
Call Impact +44 (0)1294 602626

Used to determine the strength values of a rock specimen, both in the field and in the laboratory.
The Digital Point Load Tester consists of a load frame for applying loads up to 55kN, on which a manual hydraulic jack is mounted. The tester accepts core specimens up to 101.6mm (4) in diameter.

The load is applied by two point load platens and a graduated scale indicates the distance between the conical points. Applied load is measured by a pressure transducer and shown on a digital display unit.

The strength index (Is) is determined from the formula
P/D²
where P is the force required to cause the failure and D is the distance between the points at the moment of failure.

Supplied complete with wooden carrying case and goggles.

Approximate Dimensions: 400mm x 530mm x 720mm

 

ClickClick to view a PDF file of the User Guide

A user guide is available to download from the Impact web site www.impact-test.co.uk