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The IBL-7 Ice Ball Launcher

Ice ball impact testing

The Haag IBL-7 Ice Ball Launcher impacts roofing and other materials with simulated hailstones. Material samples are mounted onto test panels that mimic real-life support conditions. The sample is then targeted at specific locations for impacts. The IBL-7 can launch hailstones as small as one-half inch in diameter and as large as 2 ¼ inches in diameter at velocities that match real-world free-fall or wind-driven conditions. After the samples are impacted, they are examined for failure with a variety of techniques.

IAS Accredited for Ice Ball Impacting: ANSI FM 4473, January 2011—Test Standard for Impact Resistance Testing of Rigid Roofing Materials by Impacting with Freezer Ice Balls 

See it in action:

 

A metric version, The IBL-7M, is also available. It can launch ice balls as small as 12.5mm in diameter and up to 55mm in diameter.

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The IBL-7 Package

The IBL-7 packages include the IBL-7 launcher with tripod, chronograph with tripod, manual, and ice ball molds:

  • 1/2 in.
  • 3/4 in.
  • 1 in.
  • 1-1/4 in.
  • 1-1/2 in.
  • 1-3/4 in.
  • 2 in
  • 2-1/4 in.

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The IBL-7M Package

The IBL-7M (metric) packages include the IBL-7M launcher with tripod, chronograph with tripod, manual, and ice ball molds:

  • 12.5mm
  • 15mm
  • 25mm
  • 35mm
  • 40mm
  • 45mm
  • 50mm
  • 55mm