The Z307 Axial Load Gauge determines the maximum axial load force which can be applied prior to container failure, within a short cycle time.


The proven contact measurement technology ensures accurate, reliable and traceable measurement 24/7.


Torus Beverage Can Gauging


Measurement Features
Axial Load – The maximum force at which the container fails/collapses | Accuracy: +/- 10 N


Technical Specification

  • Can Materials | Aluminium
  • Can Stages | Finished, Straight Walled
  • Can Finished Height Range | Typical Range: 87 – 190 mm
  • Can Outer Body Diameter | Typical Range: Ø 202 – Ø 307
  • Internal Neck Diameter | Typical Range: Ø 200 – Ø 209
  • Axial Load | Typical Range: ≤ 2000 N


Gauge Features

  • Industry standard location patterns for component neck support
  • Selectable crush speed
  • Factory set patterns to ensure parallelism between gauge tooling faces
  • Available for both straight walled and finished beverage cans
  • Multi-size capability with quick change tooling
  • Short cycle times due to the latest high-performance stepper motors (selectable crush speed)
  • Customer-specific data outputs (kgs, lbf, newtons)
  • High-accuracy axial load cell technology
  • Available for trimmed and finished food and beverage cans

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