The LA-3629 Load Frame can be used for California Bearing Ratio (CBR), Unconfined Compressive Strength (UC), Triaxial, and Soil Cement tests, when equipped with proper accessories.
The LA-3629 has10,000lbf (44.5kN) capacity and strain rate of 0.001 – 0.1in/min (0.0254 to 2.54mm/min).The 1/8hp DC drive motor regulates speed to within ±1%.
The load frame features apowder-coated steel cabinet and precision loading screw with protective boot, . Front panel controls allow the operator to adjust the direction and speed of the 8in (203mm) diameter platen, as well as select the strain rate. The vertical 1.25in (32mm) diameter rods allow for a quick change of crossarm height.
A 230V / 50-60Hz motor is available; call 800 367 6397 for information..
Frame Opening Dimensions 11.9 x 37.3in (302 x 947mm) WxH; Product Dimensions 18 x 29 x 54.5in (457 x 737 x 1,384mm) WxDxH
Net Weight 190lb (86.4kg) Estimated Shipping Weight 232lb (105.2kg)
Meets ASTM D1633, D1883, D2166, D2850, D4767, D7181; AASHTO T 193, T 208, T 296, T 297; FM-5-515