Polymers (Plastics, Elastomers) Property Testing Equipment Datasheets

Melt Flow Indexer -- DV-MFI-9
from Ametek Test & Calibration Instruments

Key Features. Simple set up, operation and maintenance. Manual test method according to BS 2782 Part 7: Method 720A, ISO 1133, ASTM D1238 Method A. Independent stand alone system. Audible prompts to guide user through test. Quality product at a competitive price. Multiple test set-ups. Repeatable... [See More]

  • Test Media: Polymers/Organics
  • Properties Analyzed: Melt Flow Index (MFI)
  • Methods, Technology & Standards: Tests to BS 2782 Part 7: Method 720A, ISO 1133 and ASTM D1238 Method A
  • Mounting / Loading Options: Benchtop or Laboratory
Melt Flow Indexer
from Dynisco

Features and Benefits. NEW! Automatic Sample Cutter (Autocutter) for ease and consistency in sample cutting. Performance meets international standards: A2LA Accreditation, ASTM D1238 & D3364, ISO 1133, BS2782, DIN 53735 JIS K7210. Color Touch Screen with a simplified, user-friendly interface for... [See More]

  • Test Media: Polymers/Organics
  • Properties Analyzed: Melt Flow Index (MFI); Melt Flow Rate/Melt Volume Rate
  • Methods, Technology & Standards: ASTM D1238 & D3364, ISO 1133, BS2782, DIN 53735, JIS K7210
  • Mounting / Loading Options: Benchtop or Laboratory
MerMaid
from Imego

MERMAID is a unique measurement instrument for analysis of liquid and thin film properties using magnetoelastic resonance (MER) sensors. Dynamic events such as viscosity change, phase transitions or bio film growth can be analyzed. The MER sensor can measure properties of either a coating on top of... [See More]

  • Test Media: Food / Beverage; Adhesives/Sealants; Chemicals; Polymers/Organics
  • Properties Analyzed: Processability / Plasticity; Flowability / Workability; Gelation; Brittleness / Friability
  • Methods, Technology & Standards: A unique measurement instrument for analysis of liquid and thin film properties using magnetoelastic resonance (MER) sensors. Dynamic events such as viscosity change, phase transitions or bio film growth can be analyzed.
  • Mounting / Loading Options: Handheld, Portable or Field
HDT 3 Vicat
from Instron®

The Instron ® HDT & Vicat thermal testers, equipped with three or six stations, determine the Heat Deflection Temperature (HDT) and the Vicat Softening Point (Vicat) for thermoplastic materials. [See More]

  • Test Media: Polymers/Organics
  • Display & Special Features: Digital
  • Properties Analyzed: Melt Flow Index (MFI)
Surface Property Analyzer -- Heidon 16
from Kett US

Used to inspect friction between a rotating surface and sheets, the H16 can be used for textile, film and paper measurement, as well as assessing friction and wear characteristics of coated or plated surfaces (on the drum). The sheet of test material is placed over 1/8 to 1/2 of the drum's diameter. [See More]

  • Test Media: Adhesives/Sealants; Polymers/Organics
  • Mounting / Loading Options: Benchtop or Laboratory
  • Properties Analyzed: Friction
  • Display & Special Features: Digital
Tensile Test System -- MultiTest 1-i
from Mecmesin Corporation

The MultiTest 1-i provides a powerful and comprehensive tensile testing system for force measurements up to 1kN. With full programming capability and a large selection of analysis options, through the power of Emperor ™ software, the MultiTest 1-i offers unparalleled tensile test versatility. [See More]

  • Test Media: Film; Paper; Polymers/Organics
  • Mounting / Loading Options: Benchtop or Laboratory
  • Properties Analyzed: Compactability / Compressibility; Friction
  • Display & Special Features: Digital; SPC Software or Capability
SMS Surface Energy Analyzer -- SEA
from Micromeritics

The Surface Measurement Systems' Surface Energy Analyzer ( SEA ) is the latest development in chromatographic sorption technology. Based on Inverse Gas Chromatography ( IGC ) methodology, the innovative, second-generation SEA is capable of characterizing a wide range of surface and bulk properties... [See More]

  • Test Media: Food / Beverage; Foam / Porous Materials; Adhesives/Sealants; Building & Construction Materials; Catalysts, Microporous materials; Polymers/Organics
  • Properties Analyzed: Adsorption / Desorption; LiquidPermeability; GasPermeability; Surface Energy / Tension; Total Base Number (TBN) / Total Acid Number (TAN); Phase Transitions
  • Methods, Technology & Standards: Inverse Gas Chromatography
  • Mounting / Loading Options: Benchtop or Laboratory
Optimize Your Curing Processes - Dielectric Analyzer: DEA 288 Epsilon
from NETZSCH-Gerätebau GmbH

DEA 288 Epsilon - Dielectric Analyser. Customized Test Conditions. The multi-functional design of the DEA 288 Epsilon (including furnace or laboratory press) allows for the application of a great variety of different test conditions such as heat, cold, humidity or UV light. This enables the user to... [See More]

  • Test Media: Adhesives/Sealants; Polymeric Materials, Adhesives & Sealants; Polymers/Organics
  • Mounting / Loading Options: Benchtop or Laboratory
  • Properties Analyzed: For Investigation of the Curing Behavior of Thermosetting Resin Systems, Composite Materials, Adhesives and Paints
  • Display & Special Features: PC Interface / Networkable
Aflow Extrusion Plastometer
from Zwick USA

Aflow Extrusion Plastometer. The Aflow extrusion plastometer was developed especially for laboratories with high specimen throughput and therefore features robust design and convenient operation. The instrument supports all common worldwide standards, including ISO 1133 and ASTM D 1238. For the... [See More]

  • Test Media: Polymers/Organics
  • Properties Analyzed: Melt Flow Index (MFI)
  • Methods, Technology & Standards: Method A,B,C, and D
  • Mounting / Loading Options: Benchtop or Laboratory