FGS-100H Test Stand

Manual Hand-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 hand-wheel test stand is excellent for applications where more precise control is necessary.

The FGS-100H manual hand-wheel test stand has a 200 lb. (100 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-100H (Hand-wheel)
Capacity 200 lb (100 kg)
Stroke 0.12” (3 mm) /wheel turn approx.
Vertical Clearance 2” – 7.95” (52 – 202 mm) 6 steps, 1.18”/step (30 mm/step)
Product Weight 33 lb (15 kg)
Warranty 2-Year
FGS-100H 200 lb (100 kg) Capacity Hand-wheel Operated Force Test Stand


FGS-LENGTH-H Digital length scale for use with FGS-100H Test Stand
UNI-PLATE Universal mounting plate for force gauges

Literature Download

FGS-100H Data Sheet |  FGS-100H Manual