ALFA B-001-LCD-2
  • ASTM C39
  • EN 12390:4

  • Used to test the compression strength of concrete cubes/cylinders of different sizes.
  • The rigid design provides stability and strength for a better using experience.
  • Equipped with an LCD unit that displays the data graphically of each test with the ability to save and recall the results of the tested specimens.
  • The Data Acquisition Control provides real-time graphical indication.
  • Automatically determines the load rate in accordance with the international standards upon sample type.
  • With the AUTO-STOP function, the test will automatically stop.
  • Fully automatic mode or manual mode in which the user gets the ability to adjust the load rate and period manually are available.
  • The upper seating adjusts itself to apply homogeneous loading on the sample.
  • Supplied complete with spacer discs.

Technical Specifications

  • Fully Automatic.
  • Graphical - LCD Data Acquisition Control System.
  • Automatic Load Rate upon Sample Type.
  • Stops Automatically, when Test is completed.
  • Real time graph indication.
  • Total Load and also Per Area are given.
  • Test results can be transferred to computer to be printed or from the thermal printer.
  • Different units are available (kN / kgf / lbf).
  • Calibration done easily on 5 pts.
  • Manual Control is available.
  • If weight of sample entered, Unit Weight is determined.
  • Rigid Frame.
  • Upper and Lower Platens in accordance with international Specifications.
  • Upper Seating for Homogeneous Loading.
  • Distance Pieces included.
  • Power Supply: 220 - 240 V / 50 - 60 Hz (110 V / 60 Hz is also available)
  • Computer and printer are not included in the price

Testable Specimen Sizes

  • Cubes with side length of 100 mm, 150 mm, 200 mm or any other custom cube/prism size can be tested with the machine.
  • Cylinders with diameter of 150 mm, 160 mm and height of 300 mm, 320 mm relatively or any other custom diameter and height can be tested with the machine.

Navigating Through The LCD Control Unit

  • Using the LCD control unit, to perform tests, to calibrate and to adjust the settings of the machine provides an easy and user-friendly experience.

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B-001/LCD/2

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B-001/LCD/3

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ALFA Compression tester software

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  • The tests and calibration can be done and monitored with a computer by connecting it to the machine. Using the state-of-the-art software provided by ALFA with the machine will help performing and managing the tests in a very easy and fast way.
  • By performing the tests via computer, the results can be saved and recalled when required. Reports can be generated automatically by the software and sent to printer.

Performing The Test In Accordance to ASTM C39

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  • Simply navigate through the LCD control panel by selecting “TEST (ASTM)” from the main screen.
  • Choose the diameter of the cylinder (in inches) or specify the custom dimensions of your sample.
  • Choose the mode from the main screen by selecting either AUTOMATIC or MANUAL.
  • Press “Start” to begin the test.

Performing The Test In Accordance to EN 12390:4

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  • Simply navigate through the LCD control panel by selecting “TEST (EN)” from the main screen.
  • Choose the sample size (in millimeters) or specify the custom dimensions of your sample.
  • Choose the mode from the main screen by selecting either AUTOMATIC or MANUAL.
  • Press “Start” to begin the test.