Two Instron instruments are available, capable of collecting data in either tensile or compression modes.
The laboratory can provide a variety of services in ambient conditions including:
- Tensile properties
- Compressive properties
- Strain using a static clip on extensometer
- Sample Preparation
- Data interpretation and analysis
- Consultancy and integration into research programs
Instrument: Instron 5569 Electromechanical Universal Tester
Load Cell Max 50kN
Instrument: Instron 5848 Electromechanical Micro Tester
Load Cell Min 5N
Load Cell Max 5kN
Access to ASTM and Australian Standards
Services are available on a fee-for-service basis, operated by the Platform Support Officer. Please contact Liz to discuss the questions you would like answered.
Services are booked per-hour with a minimum of 2 hours. Please contact Liz for pricing or a quote.
You will need to discuss your sample requirements with Liz prior to submitting samples.