Load & Displacement Measurement

Component Sets configure Gilson Pro-Loader Load Frames or other manufacturer’s frames for laboratory California Bearing Ratio (CBR) testing to meet ASTM and AASHTO requirements. Set components are also available separately.


Data Readouts

Data Readouts

Starting at $1,045.00
Models: HM-418, HM-419
Load Cells

Load Cells

Starting at $385.00
Models: HM-421D, HM-422D, HM-424D, HM-425D, HM-428D, HM-430D, HM-435D, HM-438D
Linear Variable Displacement Transducers
Models: HM-739, HM-740
Load Rings

Load Rings

Starting at $585.00
Models: HM-420, HM-421, HM-422, HM-424, HM-425, HM-427, HM-428, HM-430
Digital Dial Indicators

Digital Dial Indicators

Starting at $375.00
Models: MA-360, MA-361, MA-363, MA-364, MA-366, MA-367
Mechanical Dial Indicators

Mechanical Dial Indicators

Starting at $92.00
Models: MA-330, MA-330B, MA-334, MA-334C, MA-334B, MA-346, MA-346B
  • Digital CBR Component Set w/10,000lbf Capacity consists of the Penetration Piston, Transducer/Dial Indicator Clamping Arm, Load Cell, Linear Displacement Transducer, Two-Channel Digital Readout and software. These products are installed on a Load Frame for CBR testing.
  • Analog CBR Component Set w/ 6,000lbf Capacity consists of a Penetration Piston, Load Ring, Transducer/Dial Indicator Clamping Arm, and Dial Indicator to outfit Gilson or other Load Frames for CBR testing.
  • Analog CBR Component Set w/ 10,000lbf Capacity includes the Load Ring, Penetration Piston and Transducer/Dial Indicator Clamping Arm, and Dial Indicator. These items easily install on a Load Frame to adapt for CBR testing.
  • Load & Displacement Readout Kit, 10,000lbf Capacity can adapt select Load Cells and Displacement Transducers to Digital Read-Out Box for use in different testing applications.
  • Digital Readouts display electronic measurements on two or four channels from Load Cells and Displacement Transducers.
  • Load Cells electronically measure applied loads from 500lbf up to 20,000lbf.
  • Linear Variable Displacement Transducers measure soil deformation or movement and are available in 1 and 2in ranges.
  • Load Rings range in capacity from 250lbf to 10,000lbf and provide analog force measurements.
  • Digital Dial Indicators are available in different ranges and resolutions to display movement and displacement measurements.
  • Mechanical Dial Indicators are low-friction analog units for accurate displacement readings.
  • CBR Transducer/Dial Indicator Holder is dual-purpose and attaches to a Load Frame to position a transducer or dial indicator for CBR testing.