Made of steel. Used to reduce the vertical daylight of the compression machine depending on the size of the specimen and considering that, in general, the maximum piston travel is 50 mm. The following sketch and table are a suitable application guide to help you in the selection of required distance pieces.
Distance pieces are also available with threaded centering pin and are identified by suffix /P (e.g. C9080/P).
This version of distance pieces features a threaded centering pin and it is recommended for testing high strength/explosive failure
In case of use of these distance pieces the compression machine/frame shall be upgraded with the suitable upgrading codes. See Accessories.