Horizontal Tensile Tester


The model 84-56 Horizontal Tensile Tester tests the strength and elongation of paper. The instrument has a big platform to sort your samples. When you slide in the sample the sensors recognize the sample and start the test. Centering the sample is easy, special blocks in inches or mm are supplied with the instrument. The instrument can be supplied with a special wettest function.

International Standards
• ISO 12625-4, ISO 12625-5 wettest
• TAPPI T 494
• AS/NZ 1301.448
• BS EN ISO 1924-2/3
• DIN 53112
• SCAN P38, JIS P8113, CPPA D34

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– Horizontal Tensile Tester​ pdf


The Horizontal Tensile Tester tests the tensile strength and elongation of a sample. After placing the sample the sensor detects the sample and the test starts. Special guides are supplied to center the sample correctly. The guides can be replaced when another test width is required. The wide workbench enables you to easily perform your tests. The auto detect option frees your hands to slide in your sample. The touchscreen has clear buttons makes navigation quick and easily. As an option, the instrument can be adapted for wet test according to ISO 12625-5.

Features & Benefits

• Sample with of 15, 25, 50 and 75mm
or ½”, 1”, 2” and 3” test width
• Test speed 10-200mm/min (0,2-0,8 inch/min)
• Sample length 50 – 180mm
• Wet test options
• Load cell ranges: 50, 100, 250, 500 or 1000N
• Auto detect of sample

  • Tensile strength
  • Tensile and compression testing