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"EN 1335" "EN 1728" "BIFMA X5.1" "chair testing" "alternating bending test" "furniture test rig"

Double alternating bending test rig

Double test rig for chair testing

Carrying out seat and backrest tests, side-to-side and armrest tests according to EN 1335, EN 581-2, EN 1728, BIFMA X5.1, BIFMA X5.4, BIFMA X6.5, BS 5459; Calmar one

Universal linear module with EDC

Universal linear module

Universal linear module for cabinets, furniture casters, drawers units and components, and doors

  • Tests on drawers, cabinet doors, castor wheels, X-bases, sliding doors according to EN 1727, EN1335, EN 14074, EN 68885 and BIFMA X5.1
  • Threshold tests according to ES 1038
  • Height-adjustable servo-electrical linear module with electrical lifting system
  • Test loads up to 1000 N, on request...
Alternating bending test rig

Alternating bending test rig

Alternating bending test rig for seating furniture and upholstery

  • testing of seat and back rest according to EN 1335, EN 581-2-3, EN 1728, DIN 68878, BIFMA X5.1, NEN 1812
  • basic test frame with crosshead, that is height-adjustable by electric motor
  • can be equipped with 2 load-controlled or load- and position-controlled pneumatic test axes with 2 load cells 5kN
Universal linear module

Universal linear module

Universal linear module for rotary doors, sliding doors, roller doors, filing cabinets and drawers

  • linear module is used for tests of rotary doors, sliding doors, roller doors, filing cabinets and drawers acc. to EN 1727, EN 1335, EN 14074, EN 68885
  • it is suitable also for the roll test in acc. to BIFMA/ANSI X5.1 and ES 1038 and can be operated with or without obstacles at seating furniture, containers or roller desks
Test stand for mattresses and cushion frames

Test stand for mattresses and cushion frames

Combined test stand for durability and hardness tests on mattresses and cushion frames

  • Entire testing according to EN 1957 in one test stand possible
  • No falsification of measured values because no rearrangements or transport of the mattresses and cushion frames between the durability test and the measurement of the hardness values H and HS are necessary
Alternating bending test rig for arm rest tests

Alternating bending test rig for arm rests

Alternating bending test rig for arm rests

  • test rig for alternating bending tests of arm rests according to EN 1335, EN 1728, EN 581-2, 
    DIN 4551, BIFMA X5.1 and BSI/BS 5459
  • basic test frame with electromotive height adjustment of the main traverse
  • can be equipped with 2 strength-regulated or strength-regulated and road-regulated actuators (pneumatic test axes), 2 load cells
Test portal for drop tests

Test portal for drop tests

Test portal for drop tests for mattresses, beds and other furniture

  • Drop test rig for individual tests on mattresses, beds and other furniture according to BIFMA X5.1, ISO 7173, EN 1335, BS 5459
  • test portal moveable with a clear height of 2000mm
  • drop test rig position-controlled with a drop height of 1-770mm
Weights

Weights

Weight disks for furniture stability tests

  • aluminium weight disks acc. to EN with 350 mm diameter, 48 mm height and 10 kg weight for furniture stability tests  
  • steel weight disks, 5 / 10 kg, with ball grips and 32 mm bore, as additional weights used among others as seat weights
Double test rig

Double test rig

Double test rig for alternating bending tests on seating furniture, upholstery, and interlocking chairs

  • testing of seat, back and arm rests, and side to side testing according to EN 1335, EN 581-2-3, EN 1728, DIN 68878, BIFMA X5.1
  • basic test frame with crosshead, that is height-adjustable by electric motor
  • can be equipped with 4 load-controlled or load- and position-controlled pneumatic test axes with 4 load cells 5kN
Long-term test stand

Long-term test stand

Test stand for long-term tests on drawers, drawer guidings and functional fittings

  • tests according to EN 15338, EN 1727 und DIN 68898
  • tests with the pneumatic test axis can be carried out load- or position-controlled
  • stroke up to 800 mm, test speed up to 0.3 m/s test load up to 1500N
Pneumatic test axes

Pneumatic test axes

Pneumatic test axes for different applications

  • Pneumatic cylinder (Festo), round cylinder with tie rods
  • Load-controlled, or load and position-controlled actuators (pneumatic test axes) with a 5 kN load cell and 20 mm clamping adapter for easy connection and exchange of pressure pieces
  • Test loads of 1500 N / 2500 N / 4500 N (depending on the piston diameter)...
Swivel test rig

Swivel test rig

Swivel tests on seating furniture and furniture casters

  • testing of casters, x-bases, substructures and gas springs on seating furniture according to DIN 4551, EN1335, NEN 1812 and BIFMA X5.1
  • equipped with 1 load-controlled pneumatic test axis, load cell 5kN and 1 electromotive rotation axis test
  • loads up to 1500N
Horizontal impact testing

Horizontal impact testing

Horizontal shock testing device (basketball test)

  • stability testing of seating furniture, tables, stools and drawer units according to BS 4875-8 and EN 13150
  • testing device is a horizontal shock testing device (basketball), which is blown up to a pressure of 73.5 +/- 5kPa and hangs on flexible wire ropes with a length of 850mm
Loading pads

Loading pads

Loading pads for longtime furniture testing

Loading pads are all equipped with an adapter for the 20 mm clamp system and a Cardan joint to decouple the load cell from bending moments   

Standard types:

  • loading pad round, 100 mm diameter
  • loading pad round, 200 mm diameter 
  • seat dummies acc. to DIN/EN and NEN, GFK or polyamide full material ram rectangular, 250x200 mm (EN), GFK or polyamide full material...
Drop test rig

Drop test rig

Drop test rig for impact loading of seating furniture, upholstery and tables

  • testing of seat and back rest of seating furniture and upholstery, as well as tables according to EN 527-3, EN 581-2, EN 1728, DIN 4551, DIN 68878, BIFMA X5.1 und X5.5, BS 5459 und NEN 1812
  • basic test frame with crosshead, that is height-adjustable by electric motor, and drop test module
  • drop test rig is position-controlled with drop heights between 1 and 500mm
Test stand for furniture fittings

Test stand for furniture fittings

Combined test rig for position adjustments of fittings on bedframes, upholstered and seating furniture

  • testing of adjusting mechanics for the headboards of beds according to EN 1725, EN 1727, EN 15338 und DIN 68898
  • testing of different height adjustments for the head rests of upholstered and seating furniture
  • testing of the locking function on functional fittings
Drop weights

Drop weights

Drop weights for impact and high-pressure tests

  • drop weights for impact and high-pressure tests, adapted to impact test stand  
  • seat impactor drop weight with spring mechanism, 25 kg        
  • drop weight 8" acc. to BIFMA, 9.1 kg...
Universal test field

Universal test field

Universal test field for alternating bending tests on seating furniture, upholstery, and tables

  • testing of seat, seat back, arm rests and side to side test on seat and upholstery furniture as well as horizontal and vertical testing of tables in accordance to current standards, e.g. EN 1335-3, EN 581-2-3, EN1728, EN 527-3 and BIFMA X5.1
  • integrated  drop testing and testing of casters on seat furniture acc. to EN 1335, EN 68878, EN 1728, DIN 4551, DIN 4545,  EN 581-2, BIFMA X5.1, refer to article 40-920-182
test rig for durability tests on doors

test rig for durability tests on doors

Test rig for durability tests on doors according to EN 14727

  • this test stand can test the quality of different types of doors by means of durability testing according to EN 14727
  • after the door is fixed to the frame, the test cylinder sways the door via a rotation axis
  • another small pneumatic cylinder is responsible for actuating the closing mechanism (locking and unlocking) on the door
Fixing elements

Fixing elements

Fixing elements for furniture test rigs

  • continuous adjustable fixture height, adjustable between 100mm and 300mm
  • u-shaped fixture for the X-base center pillar
  • easy clamping of X-base (diameter from 35mm up to 115mm)
Universal test stand

Universal test stand for linear movements

Testing device for drawers, drawer guidings and functional fittings

  • tests according to EN 15338, EN 1727 and DIN 68898
  • testing device can be operated as stationary or mobile model
  • servo linear axis with electromotive height adjustment
Displacement test rig for tables

Displacement test rig for tables

Displacement test rig for vertical and horizontal testing of tables and desks

  • Displacement test rig for vertical and horizontal testing of tables according to EN527-3, EN581-2-3, EN1730, BIFMA X5.1 load or load/position controlle
  • 4 test axes for horizontal table testing, 1 test axis for vertical table testingr
  • the test axes each have their own controllers assembled in the immediate vicinity, which are operated from a PC via CAN-bus and work synchronised
Load template

Load template

Load template for seating furniture

  • template according to ISO 7173 and EN 1728  
  • evaluation of load points „A“ and „B“  
  • marking of load point „C“  
  • overall weight (including integrated additional weight) = 20kg
Integrated controller – supply terminal

Integrated controller – supply terminal

Integrated controller with testing and evaluation software (supply terminal)

  • arbitrary number of furniture testing modules can be connected
  • simultaneous processing of 5 different actuators (pneumatic test axes) with different testing tasks and parameters is possible
  • extensive testing and evaluation software
Alternating bending test rig PLC – seats

Alternating bending test rig PLC – seats

Alternating bending test rig for seating furniture

  • side to side testing of seats according to EN 1335, EN 1728, EN 581-2 und BIFMA X5.1
  • PLC controller "Calmar I"; number of cycles and cycle time can be set arbitrarily
  • Basic test frame with portal frame
Portal drop test rig PLC

Portal drop test rig PLC

Portal drop test rig for seating furniture, tables, upholstery, beds

  • testing of chairs, stools, tables, beds acc. to BIFMA X5.1, BIFMA X6.1, EN 581-2, EN747-2, EN 1728, EN 1730, ISO 7173, EN 12520, EN 14072
  • PLC controller "Calmar I"; number of cycles and cycle time can be set arbitrarily
  • moveable testing portal for carrying a drop tester
Table test stand PLC

Table test stand PLC

Test field for horizontal and vertical table testing, testing of cabinets

  • Testing of tables, horizontal and vertical load application; e.g. according to EN 527, EN 581-3, EN 1729, EN 1730, EN 12521, DIN EN 14074, DIN 68885; 3 cylinders
  • PLC controller "Calmar I"; number of cycles and cycle time can be set arbitrarily
  • box frame 2400x2400
3D-measuring station for seating furniture

Measuring station

3D-measuring station for seating furniture

  • determination of geometry/ ergonomics of seating furniture before and after long-term tests according to EN 1335,
  • EN 1728, EN 1729, EN 581-2-3, EN 13761, DIN 68878 and BIFMA X5.1
  • pneumatic lifting cylinder unit for simple positioning of the seat loading pad
Universal testing machine for furniture components

Universal testing machine for furniture components

Universal testing machine for tests on furniture components, and materials

  • tests on X-bases, swivel joints, gas springs, foamed materials, plastic parts, cover fabrics
  • dimensions 1000x1000x1900 (width x length x height)
  • protective glazing
Testing machine for foamed materials

Testing machine for foamed materials

Special testing machine for foamed materials in seating furniture and upholsteries

  • determination of indentation hardness, and compression strength and deformation characteristics
  • automatic calculation of characteristic values and graphic representation
  • can be installed into a test field or used as desktop machine
Pendulum stroke test

Pendulum stroke test

Pendulum stroke testing for seating furniture and tables

  • determination of deflection, impact, absorption and damping, with graphic representation in a travel-time-diagram according to EN 581, EN 716, EN 1130,  EN 1153,  prEN 518, EN 1728 , EN 12221, EN 12227,  EN 12727,  ENV1178
  • automatic calculation of the characteristics S1, S2, D, K and S1k
  • test rig can be installed into any test field or free-standing
Test portal for drop tests

Test portal for drop tests

Moveable drop test stand for impact loading on seating furniture, upholsteries, tables and beds

  • Drop test rig for individual tests on chairs, tables, upholstery, mattresses, beds and other furniture according to BIFMA X5.1, ISO 7173, EN 1335, BS 5459
  • test portal moveable with a clear height of 2000mm
  • drop test rig position-controlled with a drop height of 1-770mm
 
 

 
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