Head Expanders

Overview

Team conventional and guided head expanders are expertly designed to offer the best dynamic response at the lowest mass and weight. Conventional head expenders are available in standard sizes of 24", 36", 40", 48", 60" and 72" (60cm, 92cm, 101cm, 121cm, 152cm and 183cm) and in a variety of custom sizes to fit your specific application. All conventional head expanders are hand crafted from aluminum or magnesium to fit your shaker requirements.

For projects requiring extreme stiffness and cross axis control, Team manufactures specialty guided head expanders to accommodate large payloads. Our custom designed and extremely rigid head expanders are ideally suited for spacecraft component and satellite testing utilizing servohydraulic or electrodynamic shakers.

Features

  • Rigid Body Weldment Construction
  • Integration With Most ED or SH Shakers
  • Standard Heavy Duty Steel or Stainless Steel Threaded Inserts
  • Resonant Damping Material Available
  • EAR Mounting Surface Treatment Available
  • Fiber Reinforced Thermal Barrier Available

Applications

  • Package Testing
  • Component Testing
  • Spacecraft and Satellite Testing
  • Transportation Canister Bridged Article Testing