Compression / Push / Bend


Compression Plates


  • G1009, G1009-1, G1009-2, G1009-3
  • Compresses samples during testing
  • Max. sample size: Ø2.0 in (50.8 mm) / Ø3.0 in (76.2 mm)
  • 200 lbF (1 kN) / 500 lbF (2.5 kN) capacity
  • Flat and vented versions available
  • $50 to $110

Compression Plates, High Capacity


  • G1087, G1087-1
  • Compresses samples during testing
  • Max. sample size: Ø2.20 in (55.9 mm) / Ø3.78 in (96.0 mm)
  • Eye end mounting
  • 2,000 lbF (9 kN) capacity
  • $110 to $235

Compression Plate, Self Leveling


  • G1123
  • Compresses samples during testing
  • Self-levels to ensure complete sample engagement
  • Max. sample size: Ø2.30 in (58.3 mm)
  • Eye end mounting
  • 2,000 lbF (9 kN)
  • $950

Bend Fixtures


  • G1095, G1096, G1097
  • 3-point and 4-point bend testing – mix and match upper and lower fixtures
  • Accommodate a wide range of materials
  • Conform to ASTM C393, C1161, D790
  • 500 lbF (2.5 kN) / 2,000 lbF (10 kN) capacity
  • From $170

Jacobs Chuck Pin Vise Grips


  • G1010, G1010-1, G1010-2
  • Secures a pin, fixture, or sample during compression or tensile testing
  • 30 lbF (150 N) capacity
  • $110

Padded Attachments


  • G1019, G1020, G1021, G1112
  • Padded attachments for ergonomics analysis and job task analysis
  • 500 lbF (2.5 kN) capacity
  • $50 to $100

Rubber tip


  • G1011
  • Simulates a human finger in compression testing
  • 50 lbF (250 N) capacity
  • $40

Puncture Fixture


  • G1110
  • Puncture resistance of plastic films and other thin materials
  • Conforms to ASTM D5748
  • 1,000 lbF (5 kN) capacity
  • $2,750

Magness Taylor Food Texture Probes


  • G1122-1, G1122-2
  • Ripeness testing of fruits and vegetables
  • Select from 5/16” (7.9 mm) and 7/16” (11.1 mm) dia.
  • One flat end, one rounded end
  • $190

Puncture Fixture


  • G1099
  • Test the puncture force of gypsum board and other surfaces.
  • $175.00