We have a large number of used tensile and compression machines in stock UK. Spares and repairs are available for most UK machines.

Used tensile strength / compression testers:

Heals Titan with PC and software

Testometric Micro 250 (single column)

Testometric Micro 350








Hounsfield H5000M 500N load cell with pc

Zwick 1435

Instron 4464

Instron 1011

Instron 1161 digital readout

Instron 1026 s

Lots of Instron spares carried eg. load cells and grips etc.

Simple electronic, variable speed 0 - 5 kgs

Testometric 500N

Yarn and fibre strength testers available. 

Spare parts and consumables:
Instron 1026 all parts in stock. Graph paper 3710-013 pens, gears etc.
Graph paper 3710-006
Testometric Grips available
Instron, various grips, even hydraulic grips and pump.
Tinius Olsen grips
Calibration available on all tensile testers.


These tensile testing instruments / tensometers are mainly from companies that have used them for cloth strength tests, seam slippage testing and the like. However they remain suitable for a variety of uses either as tension testers, or compression testers in a wide industrial field.