Rock shear box apparatus

ASTM D5607

32-D0548/A: complete digital rock shear apparatus
32-D0548/A: Detail of the shear box apparatus fitted with 5 digital gauges (4 vertical and 1 horizontal)
32-D0548/D: Detail of the shear box apparatus fitted with 5 displacement transducers
32-D0548/D: Detail of hydraulic pumps fitted with Bourdon gauges and pressure tranducers
82-P9008, DATALOG 8, 8 channels stand alone multipurpose data logger

Main Features

  • Shear box made in aluminium alloy
  • Maximun axial and shear load capacity: 50 kN
  • Reversable shear action with 48 mm stroke
  • Double version available: analogic and electronic
  • Data processing template available as accessory for the digital version
  • 2 mould formers included in the testing configuration 
  • tecnical specifications
    • Scroll the table
      • Max. axial and shear load capacity (for both models): 50 kN
      • Manometers range (for both models): 50 kN x 1 kN
      • Displacement reading (for Basic model): 5 digital gauges 25x0.001 mm 
      • Displacement reading (for Electronic model): 5 potentiometric transducers with 25mm travel 
      • Max. sample dimensions: up to dia. 102 mm (for core specimens) and 115 mm x 125 mm (for prism specimens)
      • Overall dimensions (loading frame only): 460x250x600 mm
      • Weight approx.: 45 kg
  • ordering info
    • 32-D0548/A  
      Basic rock shear box apparatus with digital gauges to ASTM D5607

      Electronic rock shear box apparatus with potentiometric transducers to ASTM D5607

  • accessories
    • Datalogger (only for electronic model 32-D0548/D)

      DATALOG 8, 8 channels stand alone multipurpose data logger.
      110-230V / 50-60Hz / 1 Ph.      
      DATALOG 8, 8 channels stand alone multipurpose data logger battery operated with rigid carrying case suitable for use on field.

      Set of four cables for connecting load cells, pressure transducers, strain gauges, LDT / LVDT / potentiometric type displacement transducers to  DATALOG 8 (82-P9008). Two set of cables are required.
      DATACOMM 2 data acquisition software and LAN cable for PC connection of DATALOG 8 (82-P9008).      
      • Up to 8 datalogger (total 64 channels) can be connected to a single PC creating a modular network (LAN hub is required)                 
      • Free user setting of channel groups (nr. and  type of channels)                             
      • Numerical and graphical display of the readings
      • Fully customizable multi-diagrams function including multi-channels plotted against the same axes and / or one channel plotted in relation to another                           
      • Data export ASCII format                    
      • Possibility to save and recall different calibration files allowing quick transducers swapping                                                               
       Excel data sheet for Direct Shear Strength Tests of Rock according to ASTM D5607

      Sample preparation
      Mould former

      High alumina cement
      High alumina cement for the cementation of the sample in the shear box. 50 kg bag.

Related products

New products

Our locations

Follow us on