ESM303 Mark-10 Motorized Test Stand, 1.5 kN (300 lbf)

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The ESM303 Motorized Digital Test Stand is a highly configurable single-column force tester for tension and compression measurement applications up to 1.5 kN [300 lbf], with a rugged design suitable for laboratory and production environments. Sample setup and fine positioning are a breeze with available Follow Me force-based positioning – using your hand as your guide, push and pull on the force gauge or load cell to move the crosshead at a variable rate of speed.

With generous travel, clearance and depth dimensions, a wide range of tests can be performed including break testing, cycling, limit testing to a load or distance, load-holding, elongation testing, tensile testing, compression testing and more. Satisfy various test methods through an easy-to-use menu, allowing the configuration of test speed, force and distance limits, cycling, preload and many other functions, all protected by a password. Save up to 50 profiles to accommodate a range of test methods.

Collect force and travel data, plot and analyze the results, and control test stand motion via PC-based MESUR®gauge Plus software. Or, fully control the stand by a PC through a custom-written program in any language supporting ASCII communications.

Made in the USA and comes with a three-year manufacturer’s warranty.
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Product Description

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○ Selectable speed setting
○ Upper and lower travel limit switches
○ Adjustable, removal controller with intuitive menu navigation
○ Password protection of test parameters
○ Stepper motor-driven, producing smooth and quiet operation with no speed variation under load
○ USB output of force vs. time or force vs. travel
○ Compact footprint, suitable for crowded workbenches
○ Ergonomic design, with smart, clean cable management
○ Integrated electronics assembly, easily removed and transported
○ Adjustable mounting plate with T-slot base
Load Capacity up to 610 mm/min (24 in/min) 1.5 kN , 300 lbf
Load Capacity > 610 mm/min (24 in/min) 1 kN , 200 lbf
Maximum Travel Distance 457 mm , 18″
Speed Range – Standard (13 to 330) mm/min , (0.5 to 13) inch/min
Speed Range – Optional (0.5 to 1100) mm/min , (0.02 to 45) inch/min
Speed Setting Accuracy ± 0.2% of setting
Speed Variation with Load ± 0% (stepper motor driven)
Travel Accuracy * ± 0.05 mm per 250 mm , ± 0.002″ per 10″
Travel Resolution 0.02 mm , 0.001″
Limit Switch Repeatability 0.03 mm , 0.001″
Power Universal input 80-240 VAC, 50/60 Hz, 60W
Weight 25.6 kg , 56.5 lb
Manufacturer’s Warranty Three years (See individual statement for further details)

* Because load cell deflection and system deflection are present and not automatically compensated for, this equipment is recommended for applications requiring at least 5 mm [0.2″] of travel distance.

Included Items  
G1024 2” Extension Rod
G1028 Small Hook
G1038 Medium Hook
G1039 Coupling, #10-32F/F
G1009 2” diameter Compression Plate
G1030 Thread adapter, 5/16-18M to #10-32F
  Thumb screw for Force Gauge / Indicator
  Thumb screw for limit switch (2 units)
  Allen wrench set
  Control panel
  Control panel mounting bracket and hardware
  Power cord
Optional Items  
AC1094-1 ESM303, 6″ Single column extension
AC1094-2 ESM303, 12″ Single column extension
AC1094-3 ESM303, 24″ Single column extension
AC1095-1 ESM303, 6″ Double column extension
AC1095-2 ESM303, 12″ Double column extension
AC1095-3 ESM303, 24″ Double column extension
AC1086-1 Shield for ESM303
AC1092-3 Shield, short, ESM303 Test Stand
AC1092-4 Shield, tall, ESM303 Test Stand with column extension up to 24”
AC1085 Control panel tabletop mounting kit, Nov. 2020 or later
ESM303-004 Control panel tabletop mounting kit, Oct. 2020 or earlier
09-1214 Test stand-gauge interface cable
09-1158 USB cable
AC1062 Load cell / indicator mounting kit for ESM303
09-1064 Load cell hardware kit for ESM303
Controller Options  
AF008 FollowMe®
AF010 Travel measurement
AF010 PC control
AF011 Travel limits
AF012 Overload protection
AF013 Auto return
AF014 Cycling
AF016 Independent up/down speeds
AF017 Low speed range extension
AF018 High speed range extension
AF019 Break detection
AF020 Load holding
AF021 Preload
AF022 Save multiple profiles
AFCOMP Complete options package

○ A Certificate of Calibration is included when calibration services are ordered from MRM Metrology Inc.
○ Use CAL ESM303 when requesting calibration services from MRM Metrology.

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ESM303 Mark-10 Motorized Test Stand

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