Scaffold Support Netting Tester
Huck, a scaffold netting supplier, run a return to manufacturer service to test netting has not degraded whilst in use. Evaluation of the tensile properties of the support netting is needed to ensure there is not an unacceptable risk to any one who might have the misfortune to fall into it.
The speed requirement and relatively high loading necessitated the need to use the mechanics from a twin column
The sample was held between 2 grips with 25mm diameter bollards to ensure the netting was not subjected to any localised stress, which could potentially have given a false result. Emperor™ software offered the ideal control method with the need to carry out a non-destructive test and create a graphical representation of the test. The cut and paste feature for the test graph provided a quick and easy method to create test certification for the customer.