The Instron 5566 Universal Testing Machine allows a wide range of mechanical properties testing. Simple changes of setup allow for measurement of tensile, flexural and compressive properties, as well as coefficient of friction, creep-relaxation and other properties of interest.

Operating range

Load: 2N to 10kN
Speed: 0.005 to 500 mm/min
Temperature: -70 to 350°C

Application

video extensometry for non-contact elongation measurements
tensile, compressive, flexural stress-strain data
Poisson's ratio
Young's modulus, shear modulus
elevated & cryogenic temperatures
tensile, compressive, shear strength
friction coefficients
fracture mechanics