AC-08-0001 Tension Compression Application Software

AC-08-0001 Tension Compression application software to perform Tensile and Compression test (as per ASTM E8) under MTL-32 environment with 2370 series controller.The user interface includes specimen description, loading parameters, pump controls, test run/stop, graph display, numeric readouts of several relevant test parameters. Test descriptions and test settings are available as panels accessed by clicking on relevant tabs or pull down menus.

Tension Compression  Tension Compression

 Standard Features


  • Tests can be done in stroke or strain control.
  • Online graphs of stress vs strain and load vs displacement.
  • Option to save the test profiles.
  • Auto data acquisition settings
  • Option to view multiple test graphs in one plot.
  • Option to run test in dual rate.
  • Option to remove the extensometer and continue the test in stroke control.
  • Option to stop the test after specified percentage load drop.
  • Limit settings on stroke, strain and load channels.
  • Offline post processing program to analyze the results in MS Excel.
  • Option to batch processing the data.

                         StreeStrainPlot   BatchProcessingPlot

Tabulated results
Peak Stress: 1308.721  MPa
Peak Load: 25.7  kN
0.2% Offset Yield Stress: 846.499  MPa
Yield Load: 16.623  kN
0.02% Offset Yield Stress: 761.042  MPa
Modulus: 201.167  GPa
Total Energy: 86.593  kN -mm
Energy under Plastic Region: 58.295  kN -mm
 

 

Batch Processing Plots-Tabulated results
Specimen ID Width (in) Thickness(in) Max Stress (Ksi) Stress @ 18%
Strain(Ksi)
Modulus (Ksi) Peak Load
(Kip)
1 0.24 0.07 2.161 2.128 57.144 0.036
2 0.236 0.071 2.329 2.296 59.9 0.039
3 0.24 0.072 2.237 2.227 57.869 0.039
4 0.241 0.069 2.189 2.167 56.129 0.036
5 0.24 0.071 2.294 2.273 63.961 0.039
6 0.241 0.071 2.233 2.212 60.915 0.038
Average 0.239 0.0706 2.24 2.217 59.319 0.037

 

 

 
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