IST Prüftechnik - GLP 100: Gleitlagerprüfstand, plain bearing test rig

Tribological Test Rigs & Testing Services

With our subsidiary 'IST Prüftechnik GmbH' we offer customized test bench concepts for a wide range of applications. Our services include development and construction up to implementation at the customer's site.

The test systems are manufactured in Kassel, Germany and distributed internationally to a wide range of industries.

Beyond test bench construction, IST's range of services includes maintenance, support and system extensions of the test systems as well as the execution of customer-specific test runs. 

Our Testrigs

GLP 100/6000HU

GLP 100/6000HU

Plain Bearing Test Rig
GLP100-6000HU Gleitlager Prüfstand - Plain bearing test rig
Technical data (extract)
  • 100 kN max. static load

  • 75 kN max. dynamic load

  • 140 °C max. inlet temperature

  • 8000 rpm max. speed

  • transient loads up to 4000 rpm

  • crankcase mount for different sizes 

  • sepatated oil supply for main and conrod bearings

Measurable values
  • friction torque

  • temperature

  • forces

  • boundary contact voltage

  • mixed friction intensity

  • pitting

  • wear​​

Our Testing Services (extract)

Determination of wear indicators
Particle tolerability of plain bearings
Start-stop test runs
Fretting tests