3300 and 5900 Universal Testing Systems

Instron® electromechanical universal testing machines perform tensile, compression, bend, peel, tear, and other mechanical tests on materials and products to ASTM, ISO, and other industry standards. These systems are available in a range of sizes and maximum force capacities. From small, low-force systems to test microelectronics, biomaterials, and films in the biomedical and electronics industries to large, high-force systems to test metals and composites in the automotive and aerospace industries, Instron has systems suitable for all applications.  With over 50,000 systems installed worldwide, businesses and universities involved in quality control and research & development have relied on Instron systems to perform groundbreaking research, develop innovative new materials, and ensure best-in-class manufacturing processes.




 0.02 N (2gf) to 100 kN Force Capacity
0.02 N (2gf) to 600 kN
 X  Bluehill® Universal Software  X
 X  Instron Connect  X
 X  Performs Tensile, Compression, Bend, Peel, Tear, Puncture, Friction, and Many More Tests  X
   Productivity Panel  X
   Specimen Protect  X
   Advanced Specifications  X
   Expanded Load Accuracy Range  X
   Automatic Gain Adjustment (allows closed loop strain control)  X
    Increased Axial Stiffness
    More Channels (up to 13), and Analog Output and Digital I/O Board (optional)
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Industry Leading Technology

As a pioneer in materials testing since 1946, Instron is known for delivering innovative products and solutions to customers. Our innovative breakthroughs
from the AVE 2 and the AutoX extensometers to Digital Imaging Correlation (DIC) software enable customers to solve critical business issues and realize financial goals. Customers purchase Instron systems because they are built for durability, engineered for precision, and coupled with best-in-class specifications. 

Industry Leading Technology

Effortless Workflows

Effortless Workflows

Bluehill Universal is our newest static testing software, built from the ground-up for touch interaction. The new portrait layout, with its meticulously crafted visual design, gives the most comprehensive view of the test workspace on the ground-breaking Operator Dashboard. Bluehill Universal’s large touchpoints and intuitive gestures make the user experience simpler and smarter. While maintaining all of the power and flexibility found in previous versions of Bluehill Software, Bluehill Universal boasts many advanced capabilities, such as pre-loaded test methods, QuickTest in seconds, and enhanced data exporting.

Best-in-Class Service

Responsive customer service is a primary reason why companies around the world choose Instron. Instron testing systems are a critical part of any business and will continue to be over time. Partnering with Instron for support will help unlock the full potential of Instron testing systems and optimize an organization's competitive edge. Instron Connect makes our superior service faster and more efficient through built-in screen sharing for remote assistance, direct messaging, file transferring, and notifications for software updates and maintenance reminders.

Best In Class Service