Pendulum Impact Tester
The pendulum impact tester, Time Group INC., enables to carry out Charpy and Izod testing. Two impact hammers are available for energies of 250 and 500 J. The equipment can be operated remotely by computer or manually at the user selection. The support system of the specimens is adjustable with openings between 38 and 42 mm.
The laboratory also has an automated broaching machine to perform automatic notch in “V” and “U” profile, profile projector to validate the notch according to ISO standard and thermal bath with the use of liquid nitrogen, capable of reaching -120 ºC.