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Compression Cages

A complete range of compression cages are available to fit both single and twin column ‘Pogo’ machines. Used to test large or awkwardly shaped samples which do not fit within the standard working area.

Compression cages are available in an extensive range of shapes and sizes, depending on individual applications and required specification.

Capacity
Up to 50 kN (11240 lbf) max.

Compression cages can be supplied for use with thefollowing ‘Pogo Design’ materials testing machines.

LFPlus 1 kN (225 lbf) maximum force
LRX 2.5 kN (562.5 lbf) maximum force
LRXPlus 5 kN (1124 lbf) maximum force
LR5KPlus 5 kN (1124 lbf) maximum force
LR10KPlus 10 kN (2248 lbf) maximum force
EZ20 20 kN (4496 lbf) maximum force
LR30K 30 kN (6744 lbf) maximum force
EZ50 50 kN (11240 lbf) maximum force

 
Packaging
Complete with upper and lower compression platens and connecting rod.

Compression Cage Applications
Used for general purpose compression testing of large or awkwardly shaped materials and products such as:

  • Packing crates
  • Large diameter pipes
  • Matresses
  • Car seats