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Starrett - MTH-550 Manual Force Test Stand - MTH-550

Starting at $2,162.00
  • The MTH Manual Tester is a single column, manually-operated force tester.
  • The MTH has a load measurement capacity of 550lbf (2500N, 250kgf) and can be used for compression or tensile testing.
  • The mechanical advantage afforded by the MTH-550's precision, high-resolution worm gear design lets you test effortlessly.
  • One rotation of the hand wheel positions the crosshead 0.03" (0.75mm).
  • Total stroke for the MTH-550 is 4" (102mm). Force measurement is performed using a Starrett digital force gage.
  • The MTH-550 is an ideal, affordable solution for spring testing.
  • Fit the MTH-550 with a digital force gage and optional digital scale to determine spring rates, initial tension and more.
  • The hand wheel may be positioned anywhere along the 30" (762mm) column, and with a 4" (102mm) throat, large samples can be accurately tested.
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Item No. Our Price QTY
MTH-550 $2,162.00




  • Tension or Compression Testing
  • Excellent for Cost-Effective Spring Testing
  • Effortless Crosshead Movement
  • Precision Worm Gear Design
  • Excellent Position Resolution: Single Rotation for 0.03" (0.75mm)
  • 30" (762mm)Column Height, 15" (380mm) Working Area
  • Adjustable Gage Mounting
  • Capacity: 550lbf,2500N, 250kg
  • Crosshead Travel: 4in, 102mm
  • Height: 31.44in, 798.5mm
  • Depth: 11in, 279.4mm
  • Width: 8in, 203.2mm
  • Throat Distance: 4in, 102mm