A 3345 System can be used with a webcam connected to Bluehill 3 to track the force needed to tear flexible plastic film in accordance with ASTM D 1004-13.
To determine tensile and elongation properties of microtensile plastics in accordance with ASTM D1708-13, used a 3345 system with a 225 lb. load cell.
Pneumatic Cord and Yarn Grips allow testing of tire cord to the ASTM D885 standard.
to meet strict industry standards, tensile test uni-directional carbon fiber laminates with a 5980 floor model with AlignPro and manual wedge grips.
To find the tensile strength parallel to the faces of thermal insulating materials, follow EN 1608 to know if it can stand weight from transportation and use.
A tensile test is performed on solder pins until failure as part of the mechanical tests on printed circuit boards for the electronics market.
For a manufacturer wanting to tensile test steel cord reinforcement in tires, Instron suggested vee jaw faces, coated holders, and custom pneumatic wedge grips.
A Model SF-16 split furnace can be used with an Industrial Series 300 DX system or a 5900 Series Test System for hot tensile testing.