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hydraulic testing of engineering components

The following three examples demonstrate TQC's expertise in the area of hydraulic testing of engineering components:

burst test

Destruction Testing aluminium gas bottles which need to withstand pressures of up to 1000 bar.  The test was achieved safely by pressurising with water whilst the cylinder is contained within a water jacket.  The water is pumped into the cylinder and the pressure then monitored for any change.

automatic hydraulic burst test machine for cylinders

compressor testing

This is a typical self-contained production line test unit.  This model is for the flow and pressure testing of refridgerant compressors.   Such units feature automatic pressure control, data logging and results printout, and are fitted with quick connectors and sliding guards for ease of use.

automatic refrigeration compressor test machine

pressure & permanent set test

This unit allows automatic pressure testing of gas cylinders to BS and DOT standards.  The system includes automatic weighing, filling, testing to 500 bar with expansion measurement, and full mechanical handling for up to 180 cylinders per hr. Results are displayed on an inspectors VDU and logged onto a central computer, the results are then analysed and printed. 

Aluminium gas cylinder pressure testing machine with expansion and permanent set measurement (27754 bytes)

key benefits

[Bullet] 20 years Experience in specialised test & handling equipment
[Bullet] Professional & Flexible approach to all engineering tasks bestowed upon us
[Bullet] All work completed in house - so the buck stops here!
[Bullet] 24hour Customer support, backup and service call-out for all projects large and small

If you have a current project that you are already looking at, or you are considering improvements to your production in the near future, call us and we will be happy to offer our professional advice & visit you at your site.

Feel free to contact TQC using the links below.

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TQC Ltd, Hooton Street, Carlton Road,
Nottingham, NG3 2NJ, United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0)115 9503561
Fax: +44 (0)115 9484642
E-mail: sales@tqc.co.uk


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