Impact hammers

Impact hammer measurements are often conducted in difficult environments where dust, temperature fluctuations and high humidity frequently pose severe demands on the electrical and mechanical integrity of the instrumentation. All Brüel & Kjær impact hammers have been meticulously designed to meet the expectations for reliability in all such environments.

With the ability to excite from the smallest of structures to various civil engineering structures, Brüel & Kjær has an impact hammer to suit even the most demanding application.

  • Impact hammer Type 8203

    TYPE 8203

    Light Impact Hammer For Smaller structures

    The Light Impact Hammer is designed for exciting and measuring the force of small and medium-sized structures, such as engine blocks, automobile frames, and parts.

    • Sensitivity : 3.6 pC/N
    • Range full scale : 1250 N
    • Frequency range :
    • Head mass : 3.5 g
  • Miniature impact hammer Type 8204

    TYPE 8204

    Miniature impact hammer, 22.7 mV/N, includes head extender

    Designed to excite and measure impact forces on small structures such as disc-drive heads, circuit boards, turbine blades and similar small structures.

    • Sensitivity : 22.5 mV/N
    • Range full scale : 222 N
    • Frequency range :
    • Head mass : 2 g
  • Impact hammer Type 8206

    TYPE 8206

    Impact hammer - 22.7 mV/N

    Impact Hammer Type 8206 is designed to excite and measure impact forces on small to medium structures such as engine blocks, car frames, and automotive components. BNC Cable is provided with the product.

    • Sensitivity : 22.7 mV/N
    • Range full scale : 222 N
    • Frequency range :
    • Head mass : 100 g
  • Impact hammer Type 8207

    TYPE 8207

    Modal sledge hammer, 1 lb. head, cable included

    Designed to excite and measure impact forces on medium to very large structures

    • Sensitivity : 0.225 mV/N
    • Range full scale : 22240 N
    • Frequency range :
    • Head mass : 454 g
  • Impact hammer Type 8208

    TYPE 8208

    Modal sledge hammer, 3 lb. head, cable included

    Designed to excite and measure impact forces on medium to very large structures

    • Sensitivity : 0.225 mV/N
    • Range full scale : 22240 N
    • Frequency range :
    • Head mass : 1362 g
  • Impact hammer Type 8210

    TYPE 8210

    Modal Sledge Hammer, 12 lb. Head, cable included

    Designed to excite and measure impact forces on medium to very large structures

    • Sensitivity : 0.225 mV/N
    • Range full scale : 22240 N
    • Frequency range :
    • Head mass : 5448 g