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Automotive Components Testing SolutionsAutomotive Component Testing SolutionsJuly 12, 2016

In the automotive industry, testing the physical performance of your automotive components is key to safety and comfort.

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materials testingBuilding Materials Testing SolutionsJuly 12, 2016

Today, a wide variety of materials are used for construction and building supply – wood, metals and plastics just to name a few. Common to them all is the importance of testing the raw material through to finished product according to the international standards. We offer materials testing and force measurement equipment with testing capabilities up […]

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Cosmetics Testing SolutionsCosmetics Testing SolutionsJuly 12, 2016

Make-up, lotion, perfume, shampoo, soap, gel and wax are all types of cosmetic products that have to comply with some of the strictest international standards within materials testing. In order to become a success, cosmetic products have to look appealing to the consumer, be easy to use as well as having exactly the right texture. […]

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Electronics Testing SolutionsElectronics Testing SolutionsJuly 12, 2016

Mechanical testing of electronic components and their joints is particularly important in new product design and development as well as for ensuring finished product reliability. Typical parameters being measured in electronics and micro-electronics testing include tension,creep, pull off tests, shear, adhesive/bond strength, peel strength, delamination, flexure and force required to make electrical contact. We offer […]

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Food Testing SolutionsFood Testing SolutionsJuly 12, 2016

Our food texture analyzers are used widely by food scientists around the world for evaluating the textural properties of food products. Understanding the textural qualities of food products helps companies to develop new products as well as enhance and ensure the consistency of existing products. Food texture analysis is also important to evaluate the effects […]

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#1 Ametek DistributorForce Measurement ExplainedNovember 1, 2016

Force measurement is used in many differing types of applications and may be accomplished with devices utilizing differing technologies. Typical applications include measurements of tension and data and/or compression and are directed at capturing properties such as strength of a material, component or a bond. Read more about force measurement here.

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Foreign Body DetectionNovember 1, 2016

For several years, production in the food, beverage and tobacco industries has become increasingly automated. This is due to larger production volumes, increasing demands on quality and higher costs. However, even in a well-managed, automated and mechanized food, beverage and tobacco industry, contamination of end products during production cannot be completely ruled out. It’s possible […]

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#1 Ametek DistributorIs Force Measurement Evolving into Materials Testing?November 1, 2016

In the past force measurement generally meant obtaining a peak load measurement on a product, part or material to verify or validate that the product or part could exceed or withstand a specified load. Force measurement was generally accepted as a fairly innocuous test performed in the lab or on the production floor. Material testing, […]

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Measuring the Eating Quality of MeatNovember 1, 2016

Uniformity and enhancement of meat eating quality is seen as an important factor in the sustainability of the Scottish (and UK) red-meat sector, in securing increased high-end market share locally and internationally. A number of factors affect meat eating qualities, both in terms of the way the animals are reared and at the processing stage […]

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Medical Device Testing SolutionsMedical Device Testing SolutionsJuly 12, 2016

When testing medical devices the importance of high precision and accuracy within your test results is crucial. Only by performing high quality testing in accordance to the relevant standards within medical device testing, can you be assured that your product lives up to the specific requirements and that it does the job that it is […]

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Metals Testing SolutionsJuly 12, 2016

The key to accurate metals testing to international standards is the ability to measure the stress and strain to a very high degree of accuracy. Some of the most common test types within metals testing are cupping test, flexural/bend strength, N value and tensile testing. All of these test types can be performed on our […]

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Packaging Testing SolutionsPackaging Testing SolutionsJuly 12, 2016

Testing packaging requires an extremely versatile materials testing system due to the varying requirements applicable to the different materials. Some of the most common test types within packaging testing are tensile strength, friction,tearing strength, compression, peel and puncture. A single test system will allow you to use one machine for all types of packaging tests, […]

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Cardboard Testing SolutionsPaper and Cardboard Testing SolutionsJuly 12, 2016

Our materials testing and force measurement instruments are used worldwide in product development and manufacturing to test and validate wet and dry paper strength and finished paper-based products, packaging board, printing paper and applications where paper is manufactured for household use. Some of the common test types performed on paper and cardboard are Z-direction fiber […]

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Pharmaceutical Testing SolutionsPharmaceutical Testing SolutionsJuly 12, 2016

As a manufacturer of pharmaceuticals, materials testing is key to ensure safe and easy-to-use products that adhere to the international standards. Whether you need to test the crush strength of pills, needle insertion and extraction, actuation forces of metered dose inhalers or push-through for blister packs, we provide materials testing equipment that is customized to […]

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Plastics Testing SolutionsPlastics Testing SolutionsJuly 12, 2016

One of the crucial factors when developing a new plastic product is testing. Only by testing the raw materials, components and finished product in accordance to the relevant standards within plastics testing, are you assured that your plastic product lives up to the high expectations on the market and that it is strong and flexible […]

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Polymer Testing SolutionsPolymer Testing SolutionsJuly 12, 2016

Our range of polymer test instruments are used worldwide in the polymer and plastics industry for QA/QC conformity of incoming polymers and process control, as well as testing and validating plastics and finished products. We offer machines designed for density measurement, polymer testing, and the PETPlus test system specially designed for intrinsic viscosity measurement, ensuring […]

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Rubber Testing SolutionsRubber Testing SolutionsJuly 12, 2016

Testing of rubber materials commonly requires test machines capable of measuring a very high strain in addition to testing at temperatures above and below ambient. Some of the most common test types within rubber testing are tear, tensile testing,compression testing and relaxation testing. These test types are among some of the many types of tests […]

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Robbie Jeremy LogoSelecting a Testing, Calibration or Measurement SupplierNovember 1, 2016

When selecting a supplier to fulfill your testing, calibration or measurement needs, you need to be sure that they can supply you with accurate and reliable results.  Whilst a laboratory can reassure you that they are technically competent, or you can attempt to evaluate the service yourself, neither provides you with confidence that you have […]

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Single Column Force Testers Offer Practical and Affordable Force Testing SolutionsNovember 1, 2016

Single column force testers today represent the largest single market segment of the force testing marketplace for a number of reasons. Capacities now range from a couple of ounces up to 500 Lbf, with a few models offering capacities up to 1,000 Lbf. Read more about single column force testers here.

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Spring Testing SolutionsSpring Testing SolutionsJuly 12, 2016

Springs are used for a wide range of products in heavy duty industries such as automotive, aerospace, railroad and military as well as in everyday household assemblies such as pens, beds, chairs, watches and staplers. To make sure that the springs live up to the strictest tolerance requirements, springs are tested on dedicated spring testing […]

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Textile Testing SolutionsTextile Testing SolutionsJuly 12, 2016

Textile testing is key in gauging product quality, ensuring regulatory compliance and assessing the performance of textile materials. Only by testing the performance of the textiles, can you be assured that your textiles live up to the high expectations on the market and that they are strong and flexible enough to do the job that […]

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Condec ComponentsThe Benefits of Buying LocalNovember 1, 2016

Businesses are turning to the Internet for a wide variety of purchases, including scales. Although convenient and sometimes less expensive, online purchases can be misleading. Knowing exactly what is being purchased from the Internet is essential— especially if the scale is going to be used in buying, selling or shipping applications. The scale may be […]

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Wood Testing SolutionsWood Testing SolutionsJuly 12, 2016

When testing wood or timber, flexure, tension and compression are typically the main parameters in focus. By determining the strength and deformation of the wood, it is possible to determine its properties for use as a building material, children’s toy or a piece of furniture. We offer high-powered single column and dual column test machines […]

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