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Ductility Testing for 1" through 7" pipe walls

Guided Side Bend Tester

McElroy's Guided Side Bend Tester performs a qualitative test of a fusion joint by destructively testing a coupon. The quality assurance device tests the ductility of polyethylene pipe fusion joints in a safe, quick manner. This testing method places the entire wall thickness into tension and gives assurance of the ductility of joints.

Operators can perform the test safely with the use of a hydraulically-powered device that puts three points of pressure on test coupons. If no gaps or breaks are present in the fusion joint after the test, the result is a passing grade. The Guided Side Bend Tester is lightweight and requires the operator to supply a planer, calipers and saw to complete the testing procedure.

 

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  • Guided Side Bend Tester

    Guided Side Bend Tester

    Includes testing unit and hydraulic hand-pump

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Specifications

  Guided Side Bend Tester
Machine 31 lbs (14.1 Kg)
 

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  Guided Side Bend Tester
Maximum Test Coupon Thickness ½"
Mandrel Diameter 1"
 

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  Guided Side Bend Tester
  Machine
Length 6" (152.4 mm)
Width 10.04" (255 mm)
Height 14.59" (370.6 mm)
 

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