Tinius Olsen

FA Series - Fully Automatic Concrete Compression Testers

Series: FA Series
Fully Automatic Concrete Compression Testers


Meets or exceeds key ASTM, EN, AASHTO standards.
Manual pace rate control.
Automatic stress determination and display.
Interlocked safety doors with mesh window as standard.
Overload and over travel safety protection.
Self-aligning platen with fast accessory change capability.
Menu driven interface.
Automatic data logging.
Peak load capture and recording.


The machine pictured right is from the FA Series – Model TO317E-FA – with a maximum testing capacity of 450,000lbf or 2000kN. This machine is primarily designed for the testing of 4in (100mm) and 6in (150mm) concrete cubes, 100mm and 150mm concrete cylinders.

The Tinius Olsen FA Series of digital compression testers features highly robust frames for exceptional stability when testing concrete cylinders or cubes. These compact testers are made up of three core pieces: the heavy duty load frame, hydraulic pump, and control and display systems.

FA Series


Technical Specification