The drop impact tester BFWi 1500 especially serves to carry out Charpy impact tests at standard metal specimens notched at one side according to DIN EN ISO 148, ASTM E23 and GOST 9454. However, other drop impact tests can be carried out as well.
|Without acceleration||With acceleration|
|Drop weight||3.0 to 7.5 kg||4.0 to 7.5 kg|
|Drop height||0.075 to 1.0 m|| highest simulated drop|
height 20,4 m
|Drop velocity||1.1 to 4.43 m/s||20 m/s at maximum|
|Drop energy||1.1 to 73.5 J||73 to 1700 J|