Showing 17 experiments that use the Materials Testing Machine.

College / Engineering

Tensile Testing

In this lab, brass will undergo a tensile test. Quantities measured include Young’s Modulus, Yield Strength, Tensile Strength, Ductility, and...

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College / Engineering

Young's Modulus

In this lab, students will collect stress vs. strain data for a test sample in the elastic region. Several runs will be taken for the same sample...

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College / Engineering

Tensile Testing - Annealed Steel

This lab investigates what effect annealing has on the properties of material. Properties measured for both samples include Young’s Modulus,...

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College / Engineering

Tensile Testing - Metals

The properties measured for steel, brass, and aluminum include Young’s Modulus, Yield Strength, Tensile Strength, Ductility, and Modulus of...

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College / Engineering

Tensile Testing - Plastic Coupons

In this lab, tensile tests are completed on two types of plastic and the stiffness of the materials is measured using several different methods.

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High School / Engineering

Three Point Bending

In this lab, a three-Point Bend test is performed on a round rod. The distance between the anvils is varied, and the resulting effect on the...

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College / Engineering

Round Rod Bending

In this lab, a three-point bend test is performed on a round rod. The Flexural Elastic Modulus for the material is calculated. Materials tested...

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College / Engineering

Bend Testing Beams

In this lab, a Three-Point Bend Test is performed on the ABS plastic beams included with the PASCO Structures System. Then, the Flexural Elastic...

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College / Engineering

Tensile Testing Beams

In this lab, a Tensile Test is performed on plastic beams and Young's Modulus is measured. Students test beams with varying cross-sectional shapes...

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College / Engineering

Column Buckling and Slenderness Ratio

In this lab, three different lengths of plastic I-beams are tested under compression to investigate their method of failure. The way in which...

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