The H-4156 loading press (load frame) uses a two-position mechanical jack to provide steady test speeds, as well as rapid travel of the platen for positioning of the sample.
The press, includes a H-4454.100, 11,000lbf (48.8kN) calibrated loadring, a H-4178, 1.95" (49.5mm) dia. (3 in2 area)penetration piston, a H-4158.1, 1.000" x .001, dial indicator and a H-4178BR dial indicator bracket. Overall dimensions: 18" x 12" x 34" (45.8 x 30.5x 86.4cm).
ASTM D1883, AASHTO T193