Our electromechanical Universal Testing Machines are capable of performing virtually any test on almost any material when coupled with our unmatched line of standard and custom testing accessories. As with all ATS equipment, any of our standard frame designs can be custom-modified by our experienced Engineering department to suit any application or space restriction.

Load Frame 1601 1605 1610 1620 1630 1660
Capacity 1,000lbf
Horizontal Clearance 12 in
18 in
22 in
22 in
23.5 in
28 in
Type Bench Top Bench Top Floor Model Floor Model Floor Model Floor Model
Testing Area Tension and compression below moving crosshead
Crosshead Guidance Twin-screw drive with independent chrome-plated guide rods
Vertical Clearance 42 in. (1066mm) STANDARD, excluding grips or fixtures*
Crosshead Travel 42 in. (1066mm)STANDARD*
Limit Switches Manually adjustable
Safety Features A large red “panic button” shuts down all mechanical functions in the event of an emergency
Crosshead Controls
Speed Ranges 0.002-20.00 in./min. (0.1-500.0mm/min)
Speed Accuracy ±0.05% of indicated speed
Position Accuracy ±0.0005 in. (0.01mm)
Automatic Control Computerized operations using ATS TestVue® software
Manual Control Frame-mounted controls allow limited operation of UTM
Load Measuring
Load Weighing Accuracy ±0.5% of indicated load, ±0.1% of full scale
Strain Accuracy ±0.05% of full scale
Overload Protection STANDARD
Analog Inputs 2 STANDARD, 2 OPTIONAL
Analog Outputs 2 OPTIONAL
Power Requirements 120 or 240 VAC, 1 Phase, 50/60Hz
System Requirements OS: Microsoft® Windows™ 9x(95,98 or Me) or NT (4.0, 2000, XP)
Processor: Intel ® Celeron ™ (or equivalent) 500MHz or higher
Memory: 64MB RAM or higher
Hard Disk: 5GB or larger
CD-ROM: Required
Display: 800x600x256 or better
I/O: One available RS-232 communications port is required


*Extended crosshead travel and vertical clearances are available

Specifications subject to change without notice