Designed specifically for simple proof load testing of wire chains, ropes etc... Straining Unit * Long stroke hydraulic cylinder with double acting ram. * Piston head and cylinder ends fitted with low friction seals. * Pulling ram terminates in a fixed clevis jaw, with a similar arrangement on the moving carriage. Load Control Console * Digital monitor with 20mm high character readout connected to load cell by means of multi-core screened cable. * Peak freeze provision facility for capturing maximum applied load with reset. * Pressure Control is achieved by means of a control valve at the operators position. * PUMP START push button and STOP button. * Optional Data Acquisition Facility showing load and extension.