Indian Council of Agricultural Research
(Agricultural Knowledge Management Information System)


ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Technology, CIFT Junction Matsyapuri PO, Cochin-682029, Kerala (www.cift.res.in)
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Instrument Details
Instrument/Facility Name: Universal Testing Machine
Make                                   : Shimadzu (Asia Pacific Pvt. Ltd; Singapore)
Model                                  : AG – 10kN, AG – 250 kN
Specification   :

Click to ViewLoad cell available: 1 kN, 10kN, 250kN Testing range : 1 N to 250kN

  Working Principles
Click to ViewUTM works under the principle of Hooks law.UTM is a widely used for finding out the tensile strength of each and every object in the universe say from hair to different construction materials. We can find out breaking strength, percentage of elongation, compression strength, tenacity and elasticity of fishing twines, webbings, cables, wood, rope, FRP etc.

  Applications
  User Instructions
Twine : one complete roll(approx. 300-500m) Rope: 100m

  Contact Us
Contact No. 0484-2412300
Email Id leelaedwin@gmail.com

  Universal Testing Machine Charges
Procedure Name
Industry
University
National LAB/R&D
Remark
Breakload
500
500
500
per sample
% of elongation
500
500
500
per sample
Quality check of rope
1500
1500
1500
per sample

Additional Rs 100/-towards postal charges if result are to be posted
The Demand Draft should be in favour of "The Director, ICAR-CIFT, Cochin OR the payment can be made directly at ICAR-CIFT office"
Letter, DD & Samples send to "The Director, ICAR-CIFT, Willingdon Island, Cochin, Kerala-682029 "