Impact testing is performed to evaluate whether products can survive forceful strikes from other objects. Typical impact objects are steel balls, hammer shaped heads, etc. Tests can be performed in a room temperature lab environment or while products are subjected to hot or cold temperatures.
- Maximum impact velocity of 250 in/sec (21 ft/sec)
- Impact head weights of less than 1 lb to 50 lb
- Maximum impact energy of 3,600 in-lb (300 ft-lb)
- Many differently shaped impact heads available