This rigidly constructed, open-sided frame is suitable for testing 100 mm and 150 mm square-section beams. The frame supports a hydraulic ram and upper sub-platen assembly incorporating spherical seating. The upper and lower sub-platens will accept various specimen loading bearers, which are supplied separately.
- Open-sided for ease of specimen loading
- Meets EN 12390-5 (BS 1881-118), EN 1521, EN 13161, EN 772-6, ASTM C78/C78M, ASTM C293/C293, AASHTO T97, AASHTO T177 standards
- Optional ball seating assembly.