Timber and wood testing machine for Bolivian university
By mean of an inter-university colaboration proyect between Spain and Bolivia, IBERTEST has provided a universal testing machine EUROTEST-100-MD2W, with 100 kN capacity, with external electronic control module MD2 and execution of tests by computer.
The machine is equipped with several devices and fixtures for performing tensile, bending and compression test on timber and wood. The testing devices have been by IBERTEST according to the specific regulations for this sector.
With this advanced equipment, the staff from the Agroforestry Research Laboratory of the University can determine several mechanical properties of local wood species, in order to valorize them.