Product Description

The DeMattia’s lower mechanism is constructed from stainless steel and other alloys that resist the negative effects of fluids and liquids. The immersion media may be fluids (air at ambient, elevated or subnormal temperatures) or liquids such as oils, fuels, solvents, or other various volatile and non—volatile liquids as described in ASTM D471 “Standard Test Method for Rubber Property — Effects of Liquids.”

The DeMattia Flex Tester incorporates a quality self—contained electric motor which provides from 60 to 300 cycles per minute at with an adjustable stroke of 0 to 60 mm. The clamping mechanism is adjustable to induce varying amounts of stress of up to 12 test specimens. The range of adjustment of the cycles, stroke, and stress allow nonstandard specimens to be tested.

The instrument is equipped with a polyacrylic enclosure to greatly reduce the effects of the surrounding environment, when used as a bench top instrument. The enclosure also features a positive interlock mechanism to prevent unintentional disturbance during the testing cycle.

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CCS-FT100 DeMattia Flex Tester: Specifications Fill 118 Copy 1 Created with Sketch.
Model Number:CCS-FT100
Testing Speed:Adjustable from 60 - 300 cycles/minute
Flexure Stroke:Adjustable from 0 - 60 mm
Clamping Distance:100 mm
Specimen Capacity:12
Specimen Holder
Dimensions:
8.5 Ø x 15.75 in.
(200 Ø x 400 mm)
Display: Digital, number of cycles
Instrument Dimensions:22 x 22 x 38.2 in.
(560 x 560 x 970 mm)
Power Supply:120 VAC, 60 Hz, 1 PH, 10 Ampere
Dimensions
(D x W x H):
19.637 x 12.125 x 20.922 in.
(498.779 x 307.975 x 531.419 mm)
Weight: 85 lb. (38.555 kg)

DeMattia Flex Tester Features: Fill 118 Copy 1 Created with Sketch.

•  Resistant to negative effects of fluids or liquids

•  Variable speed motor

•  Adjustable clamping mechanism

•  Touchscreen operator interface

•  Can handle up to 12 test specimens

•  Polycarbonate enclosure to greatly reduce the affects of the surrounding environment

•  ASTM D813, ASTM D430 Method B, ISO 132, DIN ISO 132,
BS ISO 132, NF T46-015, and NF T46-016

•  Manufactured in the USA by CCSi

Index Terms: Fill 118 Copy 1 Created with Sketch.

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