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Free fall impact element

Free fall impact element

with the impact energy 5 J

For testing the impact resistance of a test specimen to impacts in accordance with IEC or EN 60068-2-75.

In these standards, the impact elements are defined by material, shape and weight for reproducible and comparable results.

In this test, the impact element with the weight of 1.7 kg is dropped from a height of 300 mm onto the area to be tested.

  • Technical data

Characteristic values for the impact element:

IK code IK08
Impact energy 5 J
Drop height 300 mm
Mass 1,7 kg
Material Steel
R 25 mm
D 60 mm
f 10 mm
r 6 mm
I Must be adapted to the corresponding mass



  • Impact test
  • EN 60068
  • IEC 60068
  • IK code