FGS-1000H Test Stand

FGS-1000H Manual Test StandManual Turn-wheel Force Test Stand

SHIMPO’s manual test stands offer the ability to obtain accurate, consistent results without the high cost of a motorized system. Our turn-wheel test stand is excellent for applications where more precise control is necessary.

The FGS-1000H turn-wheel test stand has a 1000 lb. (500 kg) capacity and can ensure accurate, consistent test results with the addition of a SHIMPO Instruments digital or mechanical force gauge.

Nearly all manufacturers’ gauges are compatible with SHIMPO’s test stands for incredible versatility. These stands are designed for precision, balance, and durability. Therefore they are perfectly suited for measuring a limitless range of materials such as, wire, spring, plastic, paper cord, tubing, glass and composites.


  • Versatile bottom mount mounting plate permits acceptance of both standard and custom-made attachments
  • Adjustable clearance setting enables testing on a wide range of samples
  • Precision gear movement provides a consistent linear motion that produces repetitively accurate results
  • Modular, compact design reduces footprint, weight and cost
  • Sturdy all steel construction allows exceptional durability and extended life of the product
  • Compatibility with many vendors’ force gauges facilitates flexibility when replacing older test stands
  • Optional digital length meter added to stand creates deflection measurement testing for applications such as spring rate testing


Model FGS-1000H (Hand-wheel)
Capacity 1000 lb (500 kg)
Stroke 6” ( 15.2 cm) 0.1” ( 2.5 mm)/ wheel turn approx.
Vertical Clearance Up to 13” (33 cm)
Product Weight 56 lb (25.4 kg)
Warranty 1-Year

Ordering Details

FGS-1000H 1000 lb (500 kg) Capacity Hand Wheel Operated Force Test Stand


Literature Download:

FGS-1000H Data Sheet | FGS-1000H Manual