Technical specifications:

  • Single-stage gas gun with gas volume of 32 l and 200 bar
  • Impact weight of a few kilograms
  • Testing speeds between 25 and 450 m/s
  • Internal pipe diameter 50 mm
  • Max. specimen size 460×460 mm²


Loading type:

  • Compression
  • Taylor test
  • Penetration tests
  • general impact tests



  • Precise pulse measurement (F-t curve) at maximum speeds
  • Large testing space for component testing
  • Testing of machine-tool door segments, safety partitions, protective vests and materials
  • Dynamic component testing for the validation of numerical simulations
  • Material benchmarking for highly dynamic applications