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]

  • Display & Special Features: Digital
  • Test Media: Polymeric
  • Properties Analyzed: Melt Flow Index (MFI)
  • Methods, Technology & Standards: Tests to BS 2782 Part 7: Method 720A, ISO 1133 and ASTM D1238 Method A
Texture Analyzer -- CT3
from Brookfield Engineering Laboratories, Inc.

The CT3 is a low cost, but powerful, universal testing machine that offers both compression and tensile testing. It can calculate, through compression and tensile data, a number of physical properties that have proven to be highly correlated to human sensory evaluation of food and other consumer... [See More]

  • Display & Special Features: Digital; PC Interface / Networkable; SPC Software or Capability (optional feature)
  • Test Media: Polymeric
  • Properties Analyzed: Flowability / Workability; Brittleness / Friability; Cohesion / Internal Friction; Gelation
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]

  • Display & Special Features: Digital; PC Interface / Networkable (optional feature); Video
  • Test Media: Polymeric
  • Properties Analyzed: Deflection / Softening Point
HDT/VICAT System -- HDV3
from Dynisco Plastics

Insulated stainless steel bath, PC-based data acquisition [See More]

  • Display & Special Features: Digital; PC Interface / Networkable; Computer output
  • Test Media: Polymeric
  • Properties Analyzed: Deflection / Softening Point
  • Methods, Technology & Standards: ASTM and ISO standard test methods
HDT 3 Vicat
from InstronĀ®

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]

  • Display & Special Features: Digital
  • Test Media: Polymeric
  • 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]

  • Display & Special Features: Digital
  • Mounting / Loading Options: Benchtop or Laboratory
  • Test Media: Polymeric
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]

  • Display & Special Features: Digital; SPC Software or Capability
  • Test Media: Polymeric
  • Properties Analyzed: Compactability / Compressibility
  • Mounting / Loading Options: Benchtop or Laboratory
Corona Treatment System -- SpotTEC
from Tantec EST, Inc.

A High Frequency Corona System. The corona surface treatment of plastics before coating, bonding or printing is aimed at improving adhesion. Pre-treatment is often required so that enhanced wettability and optimum adhesion of the coating are achieved. The SpotTEC offered by Tantec permits simple... [See More]

  • Display & Special Features: Digital
  • Test Media: Polymeric
  • Properties Analyzed: Wettability / Contact Angle