JMT - 535
FLEXURE TESTING MACHINE (MOTORISED)
RILEM _ CEMBUREAU TEST
IS : 1727, IS : 4031-1968; ASTM C 109.
It is used for testing 40mm x 40mm x 160mm. mortar specimens for flexure strength. (Rilem Cembureautest) by single point loading.
It is motorized, mechanical unit. The speed is adjusted so that the load increase on the specimen is between 4 to 6 kg/sec. A flexure test attachment for keeping the specimen in position is also supplied. this consists of two roller of the same diameter equidistant from the first two and for transmitting the applied load to the opposite face of the prism. The unit is for operation on 230Volts, single phase, 50 cycles A.C. supply. Loads are measured on a proving ring fitted with a sensitive dial gauge. Supplied without proving ring.
Proving ring, capacity 500kn. .