kA Testing Facility have added a testing rig to perform Static Load, Torsional & Shock Load testing on outdoor products and enclosures.
These tests are designed to prove your products resistance to accidental damage or vandalism.

Static Load
This test is to simulate the effects of force being applied to a point on a product or enclosure. The test involves a force being applied to the roof or door of the product or enclosure.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Torsional Tests
This test is to test the structural integrity of a product or enclosure. The test involves an equal torsional force being applied at opposite corners on the product or assembly. Once the force is applied it is left for 30 seconds.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shock Load
The Shock Load or Sandbag test is to simulate the effects of vandalism on a product. The involves a bag filled with dry sand of a particular composition being swung into the product or assembly.