Terramechanics Testing

WESTEST Terramechanics Testing investigates the interaction between soil and soil-engaging tools in a controlled environment. Terramechanics Testing is commonly used for studying:

 

     

  • Optimal seed and fertilizer placement
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  • Draft measurements
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  • Soil compaction
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  • Tire traction
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  • Rolling resistance
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  • Soil/tool interaction
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  • Control strategies for soil-engaging tools
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  • Effectiveness of land mine-clearing tools
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WESTEST Advantage

 

In conjunction with extensive data acquisition and video capabilities, a wide range of performance data can be acquired from the various mechanical components while the tools are engaging with the soil. Terramechanics Testing through the product design and development process allows:

 

     

  • Repeatable testing in consistent conditions
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  • Indoor equipment provides year-round testing
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  • Comparative testing of multiple tools
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  • Can be customized for other types of projects that can benefit from the linear carriage motion
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Test Equipment 

 

 

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