The Ruag Space Test Center is equipped with three shakers allowing the testing of payloads with different sizes and weight under a wide range of forces and external conditions.
The Vibration Systems available at RUAG Space perform both vertical and horizontal tests and offer advanced measurement technologies. For all the shakers a large variety of different head expanders, slip tables, adapters and angle support structures are available to support all kind of test configurations.
The medium sized shaker LDS V964 is situated in a clean environment, allowing for testing of sensitive samples under a controlled level of contamination. The LDS V964 is capable of testing large payloads up to a mass of 900 kg with a maximum sine force rating of 89 kN.
The shaker is located in an ISO 8 cleanroom.
The following tests methods are accredited in the RUAG Space Test Center:
• EN 60068-2-6
• EN 60068-2-64
• EN 60721-3-2
• EN 61373
• MIL-STD-202 Meth. 201, 204,214
• MIL-STD-810 Meth. 514
• RTCA DO-160 Section 8
• ECSS-E-10-03A K1
• V009 100 Guideline USP of GR test Nr.301
• ASTM D999
• ASTM D4003
• ASTM D4332
• ASTM D4728
• ISTA 2A
• ISTA 2B
• UN-Standard (Transport of dangerous goods)
or according customer specifications.