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Free fall impact element

Free fall impact element

with the impact energy 20 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 5 kg is dropped from a height of 400 mm onto the area to be tested.

  • Technical data

Characteristic values for the impact element:

IK code IK10
Impact energy 20 J
Drop height 400 mm
Mass 5 kg
Material Steel
R 50 mm
D 100 mm
f 20 mm
r 10 mm
I Must be adapted to the corresponding mass



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