FGS-100L Test Stand

Manual Hand-lever Force Test Stand

NIDEC-SHIMPO’s manual test stand offer the ability to obtain accurate, consistent results without the high cost of a motorized system. Our hand-lever operated test stands are ideal for rapid testing applications.

The FGS-100L manual hand-lever 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-100L (Hand-lever)
Capacity 200 lb (100 kg)
Stroke 1.97” (50 mm)
Vertical Clearance 3.31” – 11.57” (84 – 294 mm) 8 steps, 1.18”/step (30 mm/step)
Product Weight 33 lb (15 kg)
Warranty 2-Year
FGS-100L 200 lb (100 kg) Capacity Lever Operated Force Test Stand
UNI-MTGPL Mounting Plate for FG-3000, FG-7000, FGE/V-XY, FGE/V-HXY


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

Literature Download

FGS-100L Data Sheet |  FGS-100L Manual