Score Bend Fixture


This set of fixtures is used to produce a 90° bend in fiber board materials and plastics. The fixtures are compliant to TAPPI standard T829 for evaluating the relative quality of scores in corrugated containers.

Upper and lower fixtures are easily removable.

Use this fixture with a choice of test stand and force gauge to create a complete score bend testing system.

Note: These fixtures are designed for compatibility with a Mark-10 force gauge and test stand. The resulting value displayed on the force gauge will be a force value. The abstract score ratio as called for in T829 is not automatically calculated.


  • Set of upper and lower dies produce 90° bend in corrugated board and plastics
  • Meets the requirements of TAPPI T829
  • Fixtures are easily removable
  • Mounts directly to the following test frames (motorized test frames recommended):
    F105, F305, F505, F755, and F1505 test frames.
    ESM303, ESM750, ESM1500, ES30, TSC1000, and TSF test stands.
    Also compatible with models ES10/ES20 test stands when ordered with optional AC1060 mounting plate.


  • Maximum force:
    50 lbF (250 N)
  • Weight:
    Upper die: 0.15 lb [0.07 kg]
    Lower die: 0.30 lb [0.14 kg]



Ordering Information

Model Description US Price
G1071 Score bend fixture set $470.00

Upper die includes a 5/16-18M to #10-32F thread adapter and #10-32 M/M stud with jam nuts.