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GEO/CIVIL/SEISMIC TESTING / NO. 15 / JANUARY 2013 
Force & Motion: Information to move your mechanical testing to new levels of certainty
 
IN THIS ISSUE
Why Any Actuator Won't Do For Civil Structural Testing
Improve Operation and Enable Remote Monitoring with HPU Upgrades
Ensure accurate, repeatable testing with MTS Series 244 and Series 201 hydraulic actuators
  V15 - GEO - Lead Feature
 
Critical design and performance requirements for servohydraulic actuators used for civil engineering test applications.
 
Why Any Actuator Won't Do For Civil Structural Testing
 
Civil structural testing requires large-scale mechanical test solutions capable of accommodating enormous test specimens while achieving precise control of immense applied loads. The fact that these loads can change constantly - due to the physical degradation of test specimens - places especially unique demands on the test actuators used for civil engineering applications.

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  V29 - ALL - 2nd Story Feature  
Improve Operation and Enable Remote Monitoring with HPU Upgrades
 
New-generation MTS SilentFlo™ Hydraulic Power Units (HPUs) redefine how intelligently and flexibly test labs can control and monitor their fluid power.

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  V15 - GEO - Product Feature  
Ensure accurate, repeatable testing with MTS Series 244 and Series 201 hydraulic actuators
 
Applying unmatched engineering and test technology expertise, MTS offers a complete family of highly reliable and durable hydraulic actuators.

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