AJT Equipment are the leading manufacturer & suppliers of bespoke Tensile and Force testing machines and equipment, with manufacturing sites in the UK and the USA. Since being established in 1951, we have built upon our fine reputation for designing, manufacturing and repairing test machines, and we are proud to be one of the most versatile Tensile and Force testing machine suppliers in the world. We are also able to calibrate, service, upgrade, refurbish and design Tensile and Force testing machines – creating a bespoke service for each individual customer’s requirements.
Our vast range of testing machinery is designed to accurately test and check testing applications, as well as being able to design and manufacture bespoke machines for specific testing. We are able to test samples as small as a single wire, up to the thickness of a marine anchor cable, and we even manufacture and create our own brand of Accuway Loadcells.
Our team of highly skilled engineers are fully experienced in checking, servicing, repairing and calibrating all forms of testing and weighing devices to full national and international standards. We are able to undertake testing, repairs and maintenance on our fully equipped site, or we can visit you and test ‘in situ’, if required. Our in-house facilities allow us to test equipment up to 350 tonnes tensile and 300 tonnes compression, and we can test on your site of up 1,400 tonnes tension and 1,000 tonnes compression.
Our highly-skilled staff aim to provide a service that’s second-to-none. We offer a versatile, knowledgeable and approachable service at all times – from your initial enquiry through to a dedicated after-sales service. You can also be assured of our commitment to quality and accuracy, as we have ISO 9001 Certification and are members of AWRF, the British American Business Council, Federation of Small Businesses, Black Country Chamber of Commerce, Lifting Equipment Engineers Association, Midlands World Trade Forum and Made in the Midlands Industrial Initiative. We have also won multiple awards for our commitment to quality and service.
Find our more about us below, or contact us by clicking the link. If you have a testing application, look no further than AJT Equipment to build a machine to test it.
AJT Equipment’s Tube Contraction machine (TCM Pro) is part of our round sling machinery. It installs a wide range of seamless cover widths and thicknesses onto assembly tubes, and does so with speed and efficiency and without inflicting damage to the covering material.
The TCM Pro processes a vast range of covers which are compatible with the range of sling capacities and lengths that the RSM Pro produces. It has a versatility that can supply run cling lengths of up to 18 metres, and it saves time and money associated with manual cover preparation.
Its standard range of sling capacities is 1-28 tonnes, with standard range of sling lengths of 1–18 metres. Dimensions are 96.5cm width, 117cm height and 1067cm in length, weighing 580 kg. The standard power supply is 220v 3-phase 50 Hz, but other requirements are available on request.
Click the link to view an example, or don’t hesitate to contact us on 01384 482 848 for more information.
The 2000-DY-T-C 10 Tonne Dynamic Testing Machine is specially designed for proof load testing of manual chain blocks, tirfors and pull lifts in a dynamic tensile mode. It is fast, efficient, reliable and accurate.
It is designed to simulate a load being raised and lowered using a test sample, which can be variable depending on your requirements.
Its overall height is 2906mm, with a 1756mm width and 2151mm, with a 10-tonne capacity. The minimum acceptance is 300mm comp, with a maximum acceptance of 2050mm tension, and with a maximum movement of 400mm. The display is a digital 10xtonne 0.01 with an accuracy of 1% plus or minus. The electric motor spec is 3.0Kw, 415V, 3Ph and 50hz, with a 3Ph, neutral earth supply required.
Click the link to view the 2000-DY-T-C, or speak to member of our team on 01384 482 848 for more information.
At AJT Equipment, we offer full calibrations services for almost every make and model of testing equipment, throughout the UK and worldwide. We are also able to calibrate and test related accessories, which are always carried out in line with ISO 7500-1:2004 standards.
We are able to carry out calibrations of up to 1,400 tonnes in tensile mode, and 1,00 tonnes in compression mode, both in-house and on your site. As well as providing a service for virtually all testing equipment makes and models, not just AJT models, we also offer an in-house calibration service for mobile loadcells, tension links, compression loadcells and much more. Our experienced technicians are able to calibrate, repair and reset almost all makes of loadcells.
Our competitive prices, high accuracy rates and superior testing ability means you can rest assured that AJT Equipment will be able to thoroughly test, certify and return your equipment to you as soon as possible. Click the link to our website to contact us for a quotation.
AJT’s wire rope grips are utilised for a variety of industries and uses. The self-gripping and releasing wire rope grips can be supplied for ropes of up to 73mm in diameter. They feature an open top for ease of use, and removal of the test rope. Each is supplied with 10 sets of inserts per grip, for your peace of mind.
Specialist grips can also be supplied to grip ropes made from other materials, such as synthetic ropes, aluminium conductor cables and more.
Speak so us today about your requirements, and we will be only too happy to offer our experienced help and advice. Contact us on 01384 482 848, or click the link and head to our online inquiry form, to send us your specifics.
As part of our range of gripping attachments, AJT’s chain grips are essential for various industries, and offer gripping of chains of all sizes. We can cater for a wide range of sizes and thicknesses, and the chain grips are durable, strong and reliable.
AJT Equipment Inc are happy to discuss your exact requirements with you, in order to give an individual quotation. Our excellent team are also on hand to advise you fully on the gripping attachments’ capabilities. Contact us on 01384 482 848, or click the link and head to our online enquiry form, to send us your specifics.
At AJT, belt grips for flat belt split drum grips in all sizes can be catered for by our experienced team.
Our manufacturing capabilities can create bespoke pieces to exactly suit your specifications, and can tailor these to whatever the side of belt, material and conditions that may be in operation.
To find out more, or to request a quotation, don’t hesitate to contact us on 01384 482 848. You can also click the link to view some examples of belt grips and other gripping attachments available.
AJT’s load deflection devices swiftly and accurately measure the deflection at the top of the load plate, which is vital for any number of industries.
As well as creating, testing and calibrating load deflection devices, we are also able to offer repairs and maintenance of almost any system, whether an AJT brand or not.
You can rely on our accuracy and attention to detail, which is always carried out in line with ISO 7500-1:2004 standards. Just ask any member of staff for more details, or fill out the online inquiry form by clicking through from the link.
Our highly efficient Round Sling Machine (RSM Pro) is a fantastically versatile machine that can run multiple round slings at the same time. It can run single path round slings with working load limits of 1 up to 28 tonnes, and can also be supplied to run slings of 1 up to 18m in length.
The RSM Pro aims to save our clients time and money, by offering a highly efficient, reliable and rapid production.
The length is 1950cm by 167cm in width and 122cm in height, weighing 2,750 kg. The standard power supply is 220V, 3-phase 50Hz, but other requirements are available if required. Speak to our team, on 01384 482 848, who will be able to assist you.
AJT Equipment’s test beds include the 177da Horizontal Tensile Testing Machine. It is designed to exact client specifications for proof loading and destruction tests that require thorough data logging.
The straining unit features a long stroke hydraulic cylinder with a double acting ram, as well as low friction seals fitted at piston heads and cylinder ends, and the pulling ram terminates in a fixed clevis jaw.
The load control console offers full data acquisition by recording load, extension, time and other related information.
The load cell features a multi bridge with temperature compensation and close zero balance. It is calibrated strictly in accordance with ISO 7500-1:2004.
The machine is fully guarded, with fixed plates at the base of the bed, and has either hydraulically operated or manually hinged guards at the top of the bed section.
The 177plc Vertical Plane Tensile Testing Machine is specially designed for rapid response tests of single or multiple items – including links, shackles, connectors, hooks and more – making it ideal for component manufacturers.
The machine’s efficiency and accuracy ensures it can continue with thousands of tests per day, making it extremely cost-effective. The pneumatically closed guards offer instant operation, and has a capacity of 150 tonnes up to 2,000 tonnes in a horizontal option. Just ask a member of our helpful team for any advice, by calling us on 01384 482 848.
The 177pc Horizontal Plane Tensile Testing Machine is tailor-made for specific customer specifications, and is ideal for simple proof load, destruction, cyclic and long load testing of a wide range of materials. We can supply a choice of lengths and capacities, of up to 2,000 tonnes.
The load cell features a multi bridge with temperature compensation and close zero balance, and is calibrated strictly in accordance with ISO 7500-1:2004.
The test bed machine is fully guarded, with fixes plates at the base of the bed, and has either a hydraulically operated or manually hinged guards at the top of the bed section.
The straining unit boasts a long stroke hydraulic cylinder with double acting ram, with low friction seals fitted at piston heads and cylinder ends.
The load control console is a fully computerised control system, which enables full data acquisition by recording time, load, extension and additional data. Speak to our team today to discuss your requirements, and gripping options for your specific materials.
The 174e Horizontal Plane Tensile Testing Machine is specifically designed for destruction and proof testing of ropes, wire chains and more, within the scope of the machine. It is designed and manufactured to accommodate a wide variety of products that need tensile testing. The machine is supplied with group anchor fixing holes incorporated for ‘thro-bolts’, to help prevent tramping. The adjustable carriage is supported on free moving rollers for easy placement of the test specimen, and the machine is fully guarded by fixed plates at the base of the bed, with manually operated hinged guards at the top of the bed.
The load control console features a digital monitor with a 20mm character reading. It has a peak freeze provision facility for noting maximum applied loads, with a resent function. The range is from 2 to 150 tonnes, and the ram direction, and start and stop, is controlled with push buttons.
AJT’s 174e Vertical Plane Tensile Testing Machine is designed for simple proof load testing of wire, chains and more, with the added advantage of an open test bed for testing spreader beams and other items. It can be supplied in capacities of up to 150 tonnes, and with an appropriate length to suit your individual requirements. It has a main frame consisting of steel section side frames which are cross based with location points for moving carriages to different points along the bed, and also incorporates ‘thro-bolts’, to help prevent tramping. The adjustable carriage is supported on free moving rollers for easy placement of the test specimen, and there is a fixed guard for operator protection, with visual warning light to alert when a test is taking place.
The load control console has a similar 20mm high character reading to the Horizontal model, and it boasts a range of 2 up to 150 tonnes. For repeat loads you may only need to leave the potentiometer at the setting of the first setup, to save time. It is also controlled with pump start and push buttons, for ease of use.
Our 175vc Vertical Compression Testing Machine is an intelligent compression and bend testing machine, for testing almost all forms of materials.
The 175vc controls enable full PC control and acquisition of results of the load and extension data. The PC control can also be over-ridden for manual control, if required.
We are able to supply machines in various capacities, depending on your unique requirements, so don’t hesitate to get in touch to find out more. Click the link to view some examples, and to find and fill out our online inquiry form. A member of our knowledgeable team will then get back to you as soon as possible.
Our load cells are made from a lightweight aerospace alloy and are hermetically sealed for use in wet conditions. They offer exceptional accuracy (better than 1% of applied load) and come with a 12 month warranty as standard. There are two models available for you to choose from:
Both types of load cell come with an aluminium carry case.
Cyclic hose bend test machines can be built to customer requirements and may be used to measure the tensile bend strength of various materials.
You can find out more about our cyclic hose bend test machines by visiting AJT Equipment online or calling us on 01384 482 848.
We work closely with Physical Testing Solutions and are distributors of their universal testing machinery. Physical Testing Solutions stock a wide range of universal testing machines with products to suit everybody. If you would like more information on these products or anything else that we have to offer, feel free to visit the website. Alternatively, you can also contact us directly by phone or email and we will do everything we can to help you further.
We can provide a wide range of used equipment which has been completely reconditioned and is in full working order. It is also worth noting that we can repair and refurbish many different types of machinery, including load cells, test beds and more. To see a full list of all the clearance products we have to offer, don't hesitate to visit the website. If you have any further queries and would like to talk to somebody, feel free to contact us by phone or email.
We offer comprehensive on-site and in-house service and maintenance services. These services include general maintenance, repairs, calibrations, upgrades and refurbishments. All of our service and maintenance services are carried out by highly trained professionals who have a wealth of experience within the industry. If you would like any more information please visit the website.
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|Registered at Companies House:||28 June, 1951 (68 years ago)|
|No of Employees:||11-20|
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