Lloyd Instruments

TG295 Heavy Duty Capstan Action Wedge Grip

Heavy duty capstan action wedge grip supplied complete with one set of cross cut jaw faces for samples up to 18mm thick but other jaws are available. The capstan action moves the grip body with relation to the jaws to minimise the preload applied to the samplewhen the grips are tightened.


Maximum Capacity 100 kN 1.1 lbf
Minimum Load Cell 5 kN 1.1 lbf
Standard Jaw Faces Cross cut faces for samples up to 21mm (0.8 in) thick. 50 mm (2 in) wide x 70 mm (3 in)
Maximum Sample Thickness 21 mm 0.08 in
Eye End Diameter 15.85 mm 0.62 in
Weight Each 13.5 Kg 0.22 lb
Length Each 293 mm 4.0 in
Temperature Limits -70°C +200°C 


Tensile testing for general metallurgical and composite applications by stretching a sample to break and recording the relationship between force and extension.