Droptower impact system

Droptower impact systemIn this machine impact testing of materials and small components can be carried out at low and high temperatures. The projectile's mass ranges from 2-70 kg and gives an impact velocity in the range 0.8-24 m/s.

All tests can be carried out with an instrumented nose which gives the impact force as a function of time. The machine has been purchased from Instron and is denoted CEAST 9350.