This model has an additional facility of determine the residual shear strength and 12 rates of strain.
It is suitable for testing a square specimen of 60mm X 60mm X 25mm.
It consists of a load frame with V-strips on which shear box housing rests
load yoke with direct and lever system for applying normal load to capacity of 8kg/cm2
Fixture for proving ring
Bracket for holding consolidation dial gauge and lead screw for application of shear stress and an additional arrangement for conducting residual shear strength and choice of 12 rates of strain by electric operation through a turret gear system.