We have a large number of used tensile and compression machines in stock UK. Spares and repairs are available for most UK machines.

Used tensile strength / compression testers:

Testometric Micro 250 (single column)

Testometric Micro 350

Hounsfield H5000M 500N load cell with pc

Zwick 1435

Instron 4464

Instron 1011

Instron 1161 digital readout

Instron 1026 s

Lots of Instron spares carried eg. load cells and grips etc.

Simple electronic, variable speed 0 – 5 kgs

Testometric 500N

Yarn and fibre strength testers available.

Spare parts and consumables:
Instron 1026 all parts in stock. Graph paper 3710-013 pens, gears etc.
Graph paper 3710-006
Testometric Grips available
Instron, various grips, even hydraulic grips and pump.
Tinius Olsen grips
Calibration available on all tensile testers.

These tensile testing instruments / tensometers are mainly from companies that have used them for cloth strength tests, seam slippage testing and the like. However they remain suitable for a variety of uses either as tension testers, or compression testers in a wide industrial field.

Please contact us here to make an enquiry.

We also have a large stock of new tensile strength testers.

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