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New Advanced Video Extensometer

Source: Instron Corporation

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The new advanced video extensometer (AVE) uses a high-resolution digital camera and advanced real-time image processing to make precise strain measurements on material test samples

The new advanced video extensometer (AVE) uses a high-resolution digital camera and advanced real-time image processing to make precise strain measurements on material test samples.

The AVE meets diverse testing requirements and is suitable for testing textiles, composites, paper, plastics, metals, elastomers, wire, and other materials.

Features:

  • Non-contact measurement
  • High resolution and accuracy
  • Ergonomic design, easy-to-use and to set-up
  • Set-up wizards to guide the operator
  • Simple specimen preparation
  • Robust and tolerant of ambient lighting conditions and specimen surface color and finish
  • Fully integrated with Instron testing software
  • High data rate (50 Hz)
  • Precision two-dimensional calibration fixture
  • Transverse strain measurement (optional)
  • Available in three fields of view to suit different applications