3-point bending test-stand based on MTS hydraulic actuator 5kN.


The stand was designed to conduct 3-point bending tests on material specimens. The excitation is provided via 5 kN hydraulic actuator by MTS Systems.

Technical data
  • Displacement amplitude +/- 50 mm
  • Maximum length of the specimen 800 mm
  • Maximum width of the specimen 150 mm
  • Maximum height of the specimen 50 mm
  • Maximum frequency of the excitation 100 Hz
Data acquisition:
  • MTS LVDT displacement sensor integrated with the actuator
  • MTS load cell 5 kN
  • FlexTest GT, MTS dedicated control and data acquisition unit