Axial-Torsional Load Frame


Axial-Torsional Load Frame
MTS 319.25 with HPU 505.11

Test materials under tension, compression, or torsion loading to experimentally measure material properties such as modulus of elasticity, yield strain, ultimate strain, etc.

Axial Force Capacity: 250 kN
Axial Travel: +/- 80 mm (160 mm total)
Torsional Capacity: 2500 Nm
Torsional Travel: +/- 50 deg (100 deg total)
Displacement Max Error: +/- 0.30%
Angle Max Error: +/- 0.56%
Force Max Error: +/- 0.52%
Torque Max Error: +/- 0.50%

Research Facility

Advanced Manufacturing Centre of Excellence
University of Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island (PE)

The Centre for Advanced Manufacturing includes the SSDE Machine Shop and Additive Lab, which combined allow for prototyping and fabrication of parts and products.

  • Engineering - Civil, Structural
  • Engineering - Industrial, Mechanical, Electrical
  • Consumer Durables
  • Consumer Non-Durables
  • Manufacturing and Processing

Industry Liaison Officer

Marc Richard
Technology Transfer & Industry Liaison Officer


Tyler Gallant Primary Contact
Industry Research Engineer

Date submitted: Thu, Jun 21, 2018 11:08 AM
Date updated: Fri, Jun 22, 2018 11:51 AM

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