Lloyd Instruments

TG280 Wedge Grips

Capstan Action Parallel Wedge Grip supplied with straight cut faces for flat samples as standard. Capstan action enables the sample to be held tightly in the jaws before commencing the test. Available with a range of interchangeable jaw faces.


Maximum Capacity 50 kN 11240
Minimum Load Cell 500 N 112.4
Gripping Length 50 mm 2.0 in
Max Sample Width 25 mm 1.0 in
Max Sample Thickness 16.5 mm 0.6 in
Eye End Diameter 31.7 mm 1.25 in
Weight Each 4.5 Kg 10 lb
Length Each 195 mm 7.7 in
Temperature Limits -70°C +200°C   


Tensile testing for general metallurgical and composite applications by stretching a sample to break and recording the relationship between force and extension.