• The LS5 testing machine is an affordable, easy to use system, ideal for material testing applications up to 5 kN (1124 lbf). The machine uses high accuracy interchangeable YLC Series loadcells for tension, compression and cycling through zero force measurements.

    • Crosshead travel 800 mm
    • Extended versions available with 1400 mm  travel, LS2.5
    • Speed range 0.01 - 1016 mm/min
    • Data sampling rate 8 kHz
  • Ideal for routine quality control testing or complex multi-stage tests, this versatile material tester can perform a wide library of tests including tensile strength, compression, flexural, peel, shear, static and kinetic coefficient of friction and many more across many industries. Combined with our extensive range of grips, fixtures, extensometers and software to match your application, creates a powerful new generation materials testing system.