Bending Beam Rheometer (BBR3)

Complies with ASTM D6648, AASHTO T313 & TP87, EN 14771

Features

  • Touchscreen controller with easy to use, step-through instructions
  • Leveling legs
  • Stainless steel, corrosion resistant construction
  • 500 gram load cell with mechanical overload protection
  • 0.25 in. Linear Variable Displacement Transducer (LVDT)
  • NIST traceable platinum RTD
  • Temperature Range: -40 - 25 ˚C
  • Operating Temperature: Ambient to -40 ˚C
  • Mechanical refrigeration system
  • Cooling coil located in test bath. No pumping required.
  • Programmable Test Parameters, Detailed Test Reporting
  • Digital controls
  • Out of tolerance indicator lights for: air bearing, LVDT, load cell, RTD, load shaft alignment & system check
  •  USB port on front and back of unit for upgrades and data downloads, as well as printer connection
  • Ethernet capabilities
  • Latest BBR software
  • VNC Viewer- Remote monitoring capabilities with smart phone or tablet app

Unit Includes

  • Calibration Kit
  • (1) Step disk & Index, (4) 50 gram weights, (2) 2 gram weights
  • Confidence Beam, Non-Compliance Beam
  • Wood Storage Case
  • Specimen Mold Kit for (5) Molds
  • Aluminum Casing Bars, Mylar Strips, & Holding Bands
  • 127 mm Length, with end piece location marks
  • 6.4 mm Thick, 12.7 mm Wide
  • Crack Sealant Mold Kit for (6) Molds
  • Holding bands
  • Aluminum bars, end pieces & plate:
  • (12) 165.00 mm x 19.00 mm Side Bar
  • (12) 12.70 mm x 19.00 mm Spacer Bar
  • (6) 177.00 mm 13.00 mm Bottom Plate
  • Stylus & Clip

NOTES

  • A source of compressed air with a pressure of at least 60 psi is required for operation
  • Non-flammable Ethylene Glycol mixture recommended for cooling bath fluid

Electrical Requirements 115V, 1ph, 50/60 Hz

Dimensions: 24 in. W x 23.5 in. H x 26.5 in. D

Weight: Approximately 148 lbs.