The Cork Extraction Test Rig is used to test the extraction force of corks and other bottle stoppers.
The lower part of the fixtures fits to the base of a test stand. It has a bottle cradle with an anti-slip surface and is easily adjusted to accommodate different bottle heights, e.g. 200 ml to 1.5 litre.
It is used in conjunction with the upper part comprising a corkscrew with a flexible connection for fixing to the test hook of a force gauge or loadcell.
Suitable for testing natural and synthetic corks.