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How can I test a snubber?

Field testing of snubbers is not recommended. In order to accurately confirm the function of a snubber, a certified test machine must be utilized to accurately simulate impulse loading.

 Hydraulic Snubber Being Tested on the STADAS Test Machine
Hydraulic Snubber Being Tested on the STADAS Test Machine

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