TG180 3- and 4-Point Bend Jig

This jig operates in compression only with a single screw span adjustment. Used for performing unidirectional bending tests on rigid and semi-rigid materials. Supplied with 6.35 mm (1/4 in) sample supports.

Displacement measurement may be achieved by using a high precision LVDT device.

10 kN, 2248 lbf

Complete jig. LVDT device not included.

Used to determine the flexural properties of rigid and semi-rigid materials including glass, ceramics, composites, wood and plastics.


Maximum Capacity 10 kN 2248 lbs
Minimum Loadcell 500 N 112.5 lbs
Max Sample Width 30 mm 1.18 in
Eye End Diameter 15.85 mm 5/8 in
Weight 8 Kg 17.6 lb
Temperature Limits Ambient  
Span Adjustment 10 - 150 mm 0.39 - 5.91 in
Model Part No. Description
TG180 01/1953 Three and Four Point Bend Flexural Jig - 10 kN (2248 lbf)