FGS-1000H Test Stand

Manual Turn-wheel Force Test Stand

NIDEC-SHIMPO’s manual test stands offer the ability to obtain accurate, consistent results without the high cost of a motorized system. Our turn-wheel test stand is excellent for applications where more precise control is necessary.

The FGS-1000H turn-wheel test stand has a 1000 lb. (500 kg) capacity and can ensure accurate, consistent test results with the addition of a NIDEC-SHIMPO Instruments digital or mechanical force gauge.

Nearly all manufacturers’ gauges are compatible with NIDEC-SHIMPO’s test stands for incredible versatility. These stands are designed for precision, balance, and durability. Therefore they are perfectly suited for measuring a limitless range of materials such as, wire, spring, plastic, paper cord, tubing, glass and composites.

  • Versatile bottom mount mounting plate permits acceptance of both standard and custom-made attachments
  • Adjustable clearance setting enables testing on a wide range of samples
  • Precision gear movement provides a consistent linear motion that produces repetitively accurate results
  • Modular, compact design reduces footprint, weight and cost
  • Sturdy all steel construction allows exceptional durability and extended life of the product
  • Compatibility with many vendors’ force gauges facilitates flexibility when replacing older test stands
  • Optional digital length meter added to stand creates deflection measurement testing for applications such as spring rate testing
Model FGS-1000H (Hand-wheel)
Capacity 1000 lb (500 kg)
Stroke 6” ( 15.2 cm) 0.1” ( 2.5 mm)/ wheel turn approx.
Vertical Clearance Up to 13” (33 cm)
Product Weight 56 lb (25.4 kg)
Warranty 1-Year
FGS-1000H 1000 lb (500 kg) Capacity Hand Wheel Operated Force Test Stand

Literature Download

FGS-1000H Data Sheet |  FGS-1000H Manual