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Compression devices for cement and mortars

ASTM C109 | EN 196
General description
Robust frame fitted with an upper platen with spherical seat that moves vertically sustained by a spring. The apparatus can be placed and centered directly on the lower machine platen. The 50-C9030 and 50-C9032/H, conforming to EN 196 are designed to test portions of 40x40x160 prisms broken in flexure, while the 50-C9032, conforming to ASTM C109, fitted with compression platens 75 mm dia., and a vertical daylight of 53 mm is used to test 50mm/2” cubes and other little samples as, for example, microcores.

The total height of both 50-C9030 and 50-C9032 apparatus is 195 mm while it's 225mm for model 50-C9030/H and 50-C9032/H.
Vertical clearance of the compression machine has to be adjusted using suitable distance pieces accordingly. See accessories
Weight approx.: 8 kg

Ordering info

Standard versions

50-C9030

Compression device to test portions of 40x40x160 prisms broken in flexure to EN 196-.
Total height 195mm.

50-C9030/H
Compression device to test portions of 40x40x160 prisms broken in flexure to EN 196-1. High stiffness model.
Total height 225mm.

50-C9032
Compression device to test 50 mm and 2” mortar cubes to ASTM C109
Total height 195mm.

50-C9032/H
Compression device to test 50mm (2") cubes to ASTM C109. High stiffness model.
Total height 225mm.

Versions complete with hardness certificate of platens

50-C9030/C
Compression device to test portions of 40x40x160 prisms broken in flexure to EN 196-.
Total height 195mm. Supplied complete with hardness certificate.

50-C9030/HC
Compression device to test portions of 40x40x160 prisms broken in flexure to EN 196-1. High stiffness model. Supplied complete with hardness certificate.
Total height 225mm.

50-C9032/C
Compression device to test 50 mm and 2” mortar cubes to ASTM C109
Total height 195mm. Supplied complete with hardness certificate.

50-C9032/HC
Compression device to test 50mm (2") cubes to ASTM C109. High stiffness model.
Total height 225mm. Supplied complete with hardness certificate.