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Forney Test Machines

Forney 650 Series Compression Machine with Automatic (VFD) Controls and Standard Frame (F)

Designed and built by Forney. These machines are ideal for the general lab because of their versatility. Standard Testing Machines have frames manufactured from solid steel into a one-piece, welded unit that exceeds ACI recommendations. All machines in the series have Lexan fragment guard doors for enhanced safety.

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Load Capacity

650,000lb

Frame

Standard (F)

Control System

VFD

Test Types

Compression, Flexural, Modulus of Elasticity/Poisson's Ratio (MP), Proppant Crush Resistance, Tensile Splitting

Testing Materials

Cylinders, Cubes, Grout Prism, Beams, Proppant Sand, Rock Core

Additional Product Information

Accessories

Factory Installed Options

  • Voltage

    110/220VAC Single Phase

  • Displacement

    Available Upgrade

  • Optional Test Protocol Capabilities

    ASTM C469 MOE (M)

    ASTM C469 MOE & Poisson's Ratio (MP)

    ISO 13503-2 Proppant (SW-0010)

    *Additional accessories required

    *Inquire about other test type requirements

  • Capacity Options

    Dual Range (2 transducers) on Single Frame (2R)

  • Frame Options

    Second Frame Capability (AB)

    Dual Frame Capability (adds 250k de-rated frame to machine) (2F)

    Dual Frame Capability (adds 30k frame setup for Concrete Beam) (BT)

  • Travel Limit Switch

    Standard Equipment

Specifications

  • Load Capacity Range

    6,500lbf - 650,000lbf

  • Vertical Opening

    19.125"

  • Horizontal Opening

    11"

  • Ram Diameter

    10.5"

  • Piston Stroke

    2.5"

  • Platen Hardness

    60 HRC

  • Lower Platen Dimension

    10.5" Diameter

  • Upper Platen Dimension

    7" Diameter

  • Oil Reservoir Capacity

    2 Gallons

  • Overall Width

    35"

  • Overall Depth

    24"

  • Overall Height

    62"

  • Unit Weight

    1,850lbs

  • Test Standard Ready

    ASTM C39 Cylinders in Compression (6" diameter x 12" length, pad cap tesing)

    ASTM E4

  • Test Standard Capable

    ASTM C39, C78, C293, C109, C469, C496, C1019, D7012

    AASHTO T 22, T 97, T 106

    ISO 13503-2

    BS 1610, BS 1881, EN ISO7500-1, EN 12390-3, EN 12390-4

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