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API High-Performance Pendulum Impact Tester- Legacy Product

The API is a high-performance pendulum impact tester that precisely determines absorbed impact energy and resistance to breakage of plastic specimens. Innovative mechanical design features make this instrument the most cost-effective and accurate impact tester available on the market. 

It meets and exceeds all ASTM and ISO requirements and has the flexibility to satisfy future test standards. An optional cold box allows low temperature impact testing. Liquid carbon dioxide or liquid nitrogen brings the insulated stainless steel chamber from ambient to -50 or -60°C. When notching specimens for testing, use the Dynisco ASN Automatic Sample Notcher for accurate and reliable notches. 

  • PC based Pentium processor (PCI bus)
  • Optional cold box with cryogenic sample cooling
  • High speed A/D converter with a 12-bit resolution
  • Sampling rate of 500,000 samples/second
  • Band width of1 MHz
  • Automatic shut-off of sampling

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  • Dynisco

    38 Forge Parkway,
    Franklin MA 02038

    +1 508 541 9400  

  • Dynisco Europe GmbH

    Pfaffenstr. 21, 74078,
    Heilbronn, Germany

    +49 7131 297 0

  • Dynisco-Viatran Instrument Sdn Bhd

    Lot 3615, Jalan SM 6/8
    32040 Seri Manjung, Perak, Malaysia     

    +605 6884014