W-2590-E | Compression Bridge Assembly

Compression Bridge Assembly for use on 400HVL and 400WHVL universal testing machines to permit the mounting of compression test fixtures without the removal of the tensile grips and fixtures.

Note: The use of a compression bridge will reduce the available compression opening of the testing machine unless additional tension and compression space is purchased.

  • Permanently installed to motorized crosshead, bridge removal not required for tensile testing
  • Bridge design incorporates a Type R2f receiver for connection of compression accessories equipped with the Type R2m ball hitch connection.
  • Effective height : 527mm (20.75 in)
  • Nominal weight: 200kg (441 lb)