Bending stiffness tester

  •   Novilog
  •   Made in Europe

For determination of the bending strength and the bending stiffness of paper and paperboard.

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  • ST-10
  • ISO 2493
  • SCAN P29
  • DIN 53121
  • BS 3748
  • TAPPI T556
  • NFQ 03-048
  • Product description

    Bending resitance in paper and board is a complex property depending upon the network characteristics of the sheets as well as the fundamental fibre properties to
    which it relates. It varies with the type of paper, the fibres used, the making process and the bulk and grammage of finished sheet. The two main criteria which govern stiffness are fibre dimensions and bulk. Rigidity has been found to be linearly proportional to the square root of thickness for a given grammage. Since the bulk density of a sheet is closely related to the degree of bonding and fibre strength, a change in any of the fundamental fibre properties will affect bending resistance.
    After configuring test conditions, the test can start immediately. By pressing the “Start” button the sample is moved automatically to the load-cell. The test will be started automatically as soon the load-cell is touching the sample ( pre-load selectable ).

    Technical specifications

    General data
    • Measurement of paper and paperboard
    • Fatigue. Strength of split, Split recovery
    • Manual tighten
    • Screening test length from 1-50 mm
    • Pre-settable bending angle (0.1 to 90 degrees)
    • 2 times of test and 3 points of measurement (angles)
    • Angle adjustable speed from 0.1 to 10 º / second
    • Load cell 10N- Range 10-10000mN- Resolution 0,5%
    • Large graphic touch screen
    • Clear acrylic security cover
    • CE mark
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    Electrical: 110V-230V, 50-60Hz
    Weight and dimensions Packaging
    20 Kg
    400 x 600 x 400 mm (WxDxH)
    Product weight and dimensions
    15 Kg
    270 x 500 x 270 mm (WxDxH)
    Scope of delivery
    • bending resistance tester
    • Operating manual
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