Acumen® Electrodynamic Test Systems

With force capacities up to 12kN or down to milli-Newtons, these clean and quiet systems can extend energy-efficient electrodynamic testing to many applications. The system's intuitive visual displays and software graphics simplify test setup, monitoring and modification, and the sturdy design delivers high precision and accuracy.


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Key Product Features

Easy, Intuitive Use

Simple installation, setup, test monitoring and modification

Accurate / Repeatable Results

Patent-pending software algorithms provide auto-tuning

Energy Efficient

Electric actuation uses less energy

Innovative Technology

Industry-leading performance, with up to 12 kN force capacity and axial/torsional options

Model Comparison

Acumen 1

  • Dynamic force: 1250 N (281 (lbf)
  • Static force: 850 N (191 lbf)
  • Actuator dynamic stroke: 70 mm (2.75 in)
  • Tabletop

Acumen 3

  • Dynamic force: 3000 N (670 lbf)
  • Static force: 2000 N (450 lbf)
  • Actuator dynamic stroke: 70 mm (2.75 in)
  • Dynamic torque rating: +/- 30 Nm (265 in-lb)
  • Static torque rating: +/- 21 Nm (185 in-lb)
  • Tabletop
  • Available in standard or axial/torsional configurations

Acumen 12

  • Dynamic force: 12000 N (2697 lbf)
  • Static force: 8500 N (1910 lbf)
  • Actuator dynamic stroke: 70 mm (2.75 in)
  • Dynamic torque rating: +/-120 Nm (1056 in-lb)
  • Static torque rating: +/- 84.8 Nm (746 in-lb)
  • Floor-standing
  • Available in standard or axial/torsional configurations

Featured Case Studies

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