FGS-50S Test Stand

Manual Hand-lever 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 manual hand-lever operated test stand is ideal for rapid testing applications.

The FGS-50S manual hand-lever test stand has a 50 lb. (22 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-50S (Hand-lever)
Capacity 50 lb (22 kg)
Stroke 1.97” (50 mm)
Vertical Clearance 1.6”, 2.75”, 3.94” (40, 70, 100 mm)
Product Weight 22 lb (10 kg)
Warranty 2-Year
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UNI-MTGPL Mounting Plate for FG-3000, FG-7000, FGE/V-XY, FGE/V-HXY


UNI-PLATE Universal mounting plate for force gauges

Literature Download

FGS-50S Data Sheet |  FGS-50S Manual