Equipment Update - May 2013

Equipment Update:

    As we continue our growth in Reliability Research, we have the need for additional equipment. Over the next few months, we will add the following equipment and capabilities:

  • ETS Vibration SystemThermotron Environmental Chamber SM-8-8200

    • Sine Vibration
      • Sine Force: 3,330 lbf
    • Random Vibration
      • Random Force: 6,600 lbf at 6 ms, ½ Sine
    • Mechanical Shock
      • Max Acceleration: 100g

  • Milestone Pyro XL Furnace Microwave Ashing System

 

  • TA Instruments Q5000 TGA
    • IR Furnace
    • Pheiffer Thermostar QMG220 Mass Spectrometer

 

  • TA Instruments Q5000 Thermal Gravimetric Analyzer  (TGA)
    • Thermo Electron North America iS10 Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrometer (FTIR)
    • Thermo Electron North America iZ10 Fourier Transform Infrared Spectrometer (FTIR)

 

  • Bose ElectroForce 3330 Series II Test Instrument 3kNShearography Imaging System

    • Tension / Compression
    • Bending
    • Stress Relaxation
    • Torsion
    • Creep
    • Shear
    • Pulsatile
    • ATS Temperature Chamber

  • MTS Insight 50 Universal Test System 50kN
    • Tension / Compression
    • Flex / Bend
    • Peel
    • Tear
    • Shear

  • Instron 9350 Impact Testing Machine
    • Tensile Impact
    • Puncture
    • Izod
    • Charpy
    • Standards
    • ASTM D3763
    • ASTM D7136
    • ASTM D7192
    • Boeing BSS 7260
    • Airbus AITM 1.0010
    • ISO 6603
    • ISO 11343
    • ISO 8256
  • Instron 8803 Servohydraulic Fatigue Testing System 500kN
    • Static Test
    • Dynamic Test

  • Instron 5965 Universal Testing System 5kNDifferential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC) System

    • Three Point Flexural
    • Tension / Compression

  • Dynamic Mechanical Thermal Analysis (DMTA) System

  • Ethos D Microwave Digestion Labstation

 

I would welcome you to visit our lab and see our capabilities in person.
Please contact me to schedule a tour of our facility or for assistance with any of your reliability needs.

Mark Gauldin
UAHuntsville Reliability and Failure Analysis Lab Manager

Contact me

(256) 824-2685