TH527 Wedge Grip – 20 kN Tensile Force


Wedge Grips 20 kN Self-clamping specimen holders. The body moves upwards. The jaws move only horizontally. The main gripping force is generated during the test by wedging action.

Open construction design – wider jaws are possible.

Optional Extras

THS527-20-BP10 Pyramid jaws 52x40 mm (h x w), opening width 0-10 mm, 1 set
THS527-20-BP16 Pyramid jaws 52x40 mm (h x w), opening width 6-16 mm, 1 set
THS527-20-BP22 Pyramid jaws 52x40 mm (h x w), opening width 12-22 mm, 1 set
THS527-20-BV10 V-jaws for round samples 3-10 mm Ø, 1 set
THS527-20-BV16 V-jaws for round samples 8-16 mm Ø, 1 set
THS527-20-BV22 V-jaws for round samples 12-22 mm Ø, 1 set
  • Tensile force: 20 kN
  • Adapter: Af159 and Af20. Adapters in other sizes possible on request
  • Grip dimensions: Height: 189-211 mm (min. – max.) Width: 152 mm
  • Jaw clamping surface: 52 x 40 mm (height x width)
  • Temperature range: 0°C … +130°C. Further temperature ranges on request
  • Weight per grip incl. jaws: 5.5 kg
  • Scope of delivery: 1 pair of grips without jaws

Wedge Grips manufactured in Germany to the highest standards by the World leader in grips and fixtures for materials testing.

See data sheet for more details, photo’s & drawings 

Wedge grips to fit any Universal Testing Machine:- Instron, Zwick, Lloyds, AMETEK, Mecmesin, Shimadzu, Admet, Tinius Olsen etc.

Extensive range of other grips and fixtures available for all types of testing. We only have a very small selection of grips on our website, contact us today and our friendly and experienced engineers will help you find the best grips for your materials testing requirements. We also have the ability to provide custom grips and fixtures.

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