Wire Testing

Introduction

Structural testing of fine wire for the purpose of obtaining static stress and strain data or cyclic fatigue data can be challenging. Careful gripping and strain measurement are critical parameters for success.

Graph of a shape memory alloy during loading and unloading.
Physical Test Results from Load and Unload Straining of a Shape Memory Alloy Wire at 37C



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  • Image a wire with optial strain sensors in place.
    Wire Specimen with Optical Strain Measurement Tags