Mechanical Testing

Our mechanical testing services include:

  • Tensile testing, 10,000 pound, 1,000 pound, and 200 pound load cells
  • Compression testing, 10,000 pound load cell
  • 3-Point and 4-Point Bending
  • Lapshear testing
  • Flexural strength
  • Fatigue, stress, and creep rupture
  • Head speed, load rate, or strain rate controlled
  • High temperature oven testing

 

ASTM Mechanical Testing Standard Testing Methods:

ASTM B557: Standard Test Methods for Tension Testing Wrought and Cast Aluminum- and Magnesium-Alloy Products

ASTM E8: Standard Test Methods for Tension Testing of Metallic Materials

ASTM E111: Standard Test Method for Young’s Modulus, Tangent Modulus, and Chord Modulus

ASTM E646: Standard Test Method for Tensile Strain-Hardening Exponents (n-Values) of Metallic Sheet Materials