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MAPEX Instrument Database

Gleeble 3500

General information

Description
Thermal and Mechanical Testing System
Manufacturer
Dynamic Systems
Category
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MAPEX Category
Material Properties
Keywords
hot tensile test, phase transformation, heat treatment, dilatometer, quenching
Measured Quantity
temperature; longitudinal strain; lateral strain
Main Application
Characterisation of microstructural transformations, simulation of heat treatments
Features
Laser extensiometer for a contact-free measurement of longitudinal and lateral strain
Year of Fabrication
2004

Instrument specification

Specifications

Maximum Force: 100 kN (tension & conmpression); conductive heating 75kW; Heating rate: 6500 K/s; Quenching rate: 1000 K/s; contact free laser extensiometer; possible materials: steel, aluminum, titanium

Contact

Contact person

Andree Irretier
Fachbereich 4 / IWT
MPA Bremen Paul-Feller Straße 1 28199 Bremen
Phone +49 421 53708 12
irretier@mpa-bremen.de
www.mpa-bremen.de

Münip Dalgic
Fachbereich 4 / IWT
MPA Bremen Paul-Feller Straße 1 28199 Bremen
Phone +49 421 53708 20
dalgic@mpa-bremen.de
www.mpa-bremen.de

Principal Investigator
Zoch, Hans-Werner
Updated by: MAPEX