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Universal Testing Machines - Single Column
Electromechanical Universal Testing Machines from Tinius Olsen
Type of Product : Testing Equipment
Type of Business : Textile
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Product Details

The Single Column ST series testing machines are designed to test a wide range of materials, including, but not limited to: plastics, films, paper, packaging materials, filter material, adhesives, foils, food, toys, medical devices and components, in tension, compression, flexure, shear, and peel.



instruments are endlessly adaptable to the specific needs of the customer through a variety of options. 

A comprehensive selection of  self identifying loadcells, grips and fixtures to hold the simplest to most complex samples

T slots built into machine column to allow accessories to securely mounted to the test frame. 

Up to 4 connections can be made with the test frame via built-in accessory connection panels.

Various system interface options available, from a familiar tethered handheld interface,wireless Bluetooth interface panel, or virtual machine controller

Frames can be modified by adding extra height to the test area by up to 400 mm


Solid Design

The construction of the machine frame, leadscrews, and drive system make them unique

Even at full capacity, these frames have excellent rigidity with negligible frame deflection.

Can be operated at speeds ranging from a  minimum of 0.001 mm/min to a maximum of up to 1000 mm/min



Grips and fixtures can be easily mounted securely with a simple locking pin

Advanced lock pin design allows for rapid load cell change 


Wide Testing Range

Two single column benchtop models are available:

  • 1 ST - Maximum force of 1 kN / 200 lbf
  • 5 ST - Maximum force of 5 kN / 1,100 lbf

Built In Pneumatic Supply 

Connections for compressed air built into the machine in the rear of the machine base allows for convenient operation of pneumatic grips


All Tinius Olsen testing machines are powered by Horizon Software. This comprehensive software package features:

  • Test Editor

  • Tabbed Test and Recall Area Multiple Machine Control Output Editor

  • Multilingual 

  • Method Editor

  • Result Editor

  • Test Method Library

  • Multifaceted Security