WEDGE-256S-1 Wedge Action Fixture 03294

The Starrett WEDGE-256 Series wedge-action fixture has a load capacity of 5kN (1125lbf). The jaw opening opens from one side only. The WEDGE-256 Series has a spring-loaded lever arm for load/unloading samples quickly. The maximum opening is 10mm (dependent on jaw set used). The WEDGE-256 Series has a 30mm clamping height and jaw widths are 30mm. The WEDGE-256 Series is supplied as a pair (upper and lower grips) without jaws. Jaw sets must be ordered separately (See JAW-256 Series for available jaws).

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  • Easy-to-Use Testing Fixtures
  • Self-tightening onto Test Specimen
  • Large Clamping Surface Makes Sample Alignment Easy
  • Application Examples: Composites, Films, Foams, Foils, Medical Devices, Metals, Packaging, Paper, Plastic, Rubber


  • Load Capacity: 5kN (1125 lbf)
  • Adapter Size: 15.9mm, (5/8in)
  • Material of Construction: Steel
  • Clamping Surface: Jaw Dependant
  • Opening Width: Jaw Dependant
  • Face Type: Order Jaws Seperately
  • Operating Temperature: 0°C to +130°C
  • Packaging: 2 Each
  • Weight (each): 1.4 kg