Tinius Olsen’s Triaxial Test System is modular in design and can be customized to match a broad range of customer requirements. The system is composed of various components, with the key items being: This 50 kN capacity machine is delivered complete with an in-built electronic kit for triaxial testing of soil specimens up to 100 mm diameter x 200 mm long. It consists of a sturdy twin-column construction with an integral, completely variable microprocessor controlled drive unit and LCD display comprising a touch-sensitive keyboard. It is bench-mounted for easy installation and operation. The use of a microprocessor controlled drive system and keyboard entry offers the load frame with a broad range of features, including pause and speed reset during test, operator programming of speed and control functions, RS232 interface for computer control, and self-test diagnostics. A strongly constructed steel case accommodates the motor drive system and safeguards against water and dirt. All operating controls are mounted on the front panel of the machine, which is angled and recessed to avoid environmental and physical damage. The cells are for testing specimens that measure 38 mm diamete...