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
895 Professional PVC Thermomat -- 2.895.0010
from Metrohm

PVC Thermomats are the ideal equipment for the following applications: Thermal stability of PVC and PVC-related polymers. Effectiveness of PVC additives such as stabilisers or plasticisers. Analysis system for the automatic determination of the thermostability of poly(vinyl chloride) (PVC) and... [See More]

  • Test Media: Polymers/Organics
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
Deflection Temperature Under Load Tester -- 303 HDTM
from Tinius Olsen, Inc.

The Model 303 HDTM is the smaller of the two models of DTUL/Vicat test equipment and is capable of testing up to three different specimens simultaneously, using an automated testing sequence that proceeds according to user defined control and configuration parameters. The machine is supplied as... [See More]

  • Test Media: Polymers/Organics
  • Display & Special Features: Digital; PC Interface / Networkable (optional feature); Video
  • Properties Analyzed: Deflection / Softening Point
Advanced Pendulum Impact Tester -- API
from Dynisco Plastics

Automatic triggering, piezoelectric transducer to measure impact force [See More]

  • Test Media: Polymers/Organics
  • Properties Analyzed: Impact Strength; Brittleness / Friability
  • Methods, Technology & Standards: ASTM and ISO standard test methods
  • Display & Special Features: PC Interface / Networkable; Computer output
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
AlOxide Thermal Tester -- HDT Vicat 500
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
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
Abrasion Tester -- 6103
from Zwick USA

The Zwick 6103 abrasion tester is designed to meet the requirements of ISO 4649 and is used to determine the abrasive resistance of rubber and elastomers. Abrasion testing according to these standards is performed on materials that, when used in practice, are subjected to wear and tear. This test... [See More]

  • Test Media: Polymers/Organics
  • Mounting / Loading Options: Benchtop or Laboratory
  • Properties Analyzed: Wear / Abrasion
  • Display & Special Features: Analog