GD4595-208 ASTM D4595 Test Fixture


Model# GD4595-208
Force 40 kN (9,000 lbf)
Width 210 mm (8.27 in)

GD4595-208 Mechanical Wedge Grips are made for testing to ASTM D4595 and rated to 40kN (9,000 Lbs.). They are for samples up to 6mm thick. Wave faced jaws are 210mm wide x 50mm tall. Includes two grip bodies and two sets of two jaws for a pair of grip bodies.

These wedge action grips induce a wedging action as the jaw inserts slide relative to angled interior walls of the grip Reference: ASTM Standard D4595, 2005, D4595 Standard Test Method for Tensile Properties of Geotextiles by the Wide-Width Strip Method, ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2007


  • Tests to ASTM D4595
  • Jaws are 210mm wide x 50 mm tall
  • 31.8mm female cup adapter with a hole for a 12.7mm dia. cross pin (machine adapters available)