Laboratory & R&D

USP Chapter 41: “Balances”November 1, 2016

This chapter states the requirements for balances used for materials that must be accurately weighed (see General Notices, 8.20). Unless …

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University Needs to Test an Extensometer in a Testing ChamberUniversity Needs to Test an Extensometer in a Testing ChamberNovember 6, 2011

A University needed a material testing machine that could test a unique elastomer in a temperature chamber with a non-contact …

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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, …

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Slope’s Effect on Accurate WeighingNovember 1, 2016

The scale is designed with the assumption that the load will be parallel to the direction of gravity and perpendicular …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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packaging testingPackaging TestingDecember 15, 2016

By combining the TA1 texture analyzer with our grips and fixtures for packaging testing you can perform tests such as …

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Minebea Intec MechatronicsMinebea Intec Mechatronics in the Pharmaceutical IndustryFebruary 26, 2016

Teva came into contact with Minebea Intec Mechatronics through the Hungarian subsidiary, Sartorius Membran. Teva Pharmaceutical Works Ltd. is one …

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International Standards – Medical DevicesMedical DevicesJuly 12, 2016

Standard

Description

ASTM F2267

This test method specifies the materials and methods for the axial compressive subsidence testing of non-biologic intervertebral body fusion …

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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 …

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drum scale mobileMaking a Drum Scale Mobile with Attached Ramp for Easier Loading and UnloadingFebruary 23, 2016

The Clients – Warehouses, manufacturing facilities and all customers with portability needs
The Challenge – To make a drum scale mobile with …

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stool LR30K PlusLR30K Plus Used by Furniture Manufacturer OneLeg Performs Tensile and Compression TestsNovember 2, 2016

The furniture manufacturer OneLeg used the LR30K Plus materials testing machine from Lloyd Instruments to perform tensile tests and compression tests …

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third party calibrationLeading Medical Manufacturer has an R&D Location Needing Third Party CalibrationNovember 21, 2011

A leading medical manufacturer has an R&D location that is made up of numerous labs containing a variety of balances, …

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tensile testingLeading Manufacturer of Overhead Optical Fibre Cables Performs Tensile TestingNovember 2, 2016

One of the leading manufacturers of overhead optical fibre cables uses the LR30KPlus test machine to perform tensile testing.

Non-destructive testing
Accurate …

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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 …

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fairbanks scales logoIP69K White PaperApril 17, 2017

What is IP69K? Is this a concern for me? If so, how can I be
protected?

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squeeze force testerIndian Manufacturer Tests Force on Plastic Bottles with Chatillon Squeeze Force TesterNovember 2, 2016

In evaluating a medication, ease of use is nearly as an important a factor as its effectiveness. Along with determining the …

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Minebea Intec logoHygienic Design White PaperApril 24, 2018

In the food production industry, product contamination by microorganisms such as bacteria or fungi presents a potential and omnipotent risk. It is …

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Texture Analysis gelsGels TestingDecember 15, 2016

Gels are widely used in the food, cosmetics and pharmaceutical industries.

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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 …

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fairbanks scales logoFoodborne Illnesses White PaperJune 26, 2017

• 3,000 deaths
• 1 in every 6 Americans get sick (that’s 48 million people)
• 128,000 hospitalizations
These yearly estimates are provided …

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Paint EZ20EZ20 Test Machine Used by Exeter Advanced Technologies Measure the Behavior of Paint CoatingNovember 2, 2016

Materials characterization specialists at Exeter Advanced Technologies used the EZ20 test machine to measure the behavior of paint coating.
Introduction
The worst-case …

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Dentures lr plus test machineDenture Cement and Adhesive Manufacturer Tests New Formulations with the LR Plus test machineNovember 2, 2016

A UK manufacturer of denture cement / denture adhesive uses the Lloyd LR Plus test machine to test new formulations …

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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 …

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cosmeticsCosmetics TestingDecember 15, 2016

Lipstick bending and cutting force, penetration test, consistency and eye pencil breaking are just a few of the test …

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Cubis IISartorius Cubis IIApril 25, 2019

For scientists in R&D and analytical laboratories needing the most reliable lab weighing results, the Cubis II from Sartorius is …

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TCM Series Motorized Test StandChatillon TCM Series Motorized Test StandsApril 19, 2019

The TCM series is well adapted for production environments. This low cost, motorized, ergonomic tester attached with our Chatillon DF Series …

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Pioneer PXOhaus Pioneer PXJune 27, 2018

Designed for applications that require intelligent operation, the Pioneer PX comes equipped with a bright backlit display for clear viewing of …

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Breakaway EffectsBreakaway Effects Tests the Stiffness and Flexibility of Stunt GlassNovember 2, 2016

Breakaway Effects, a leading stunt glass manufacturer, used the EZ20 test machine to test the stiffness and flexibility of stunt …

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