Texture Analyser -- TA1 Texture Analyser
from Ametek Test & Calibration Instruments

Overview. The system is capable of storing up to 600 test results from a choice of 10 programmable test set-ups. For enhanced performance, the TAPlus can be used with Lloyd Instruments NEXYGENPlus data analysis software . The software contains an extensive library of pre-programmed texture test... [See More]

  • Test Media: Food / Beverage; Foam / Porous Materials; Polymers/Organics; Powders
  • Display & Special Features: Benchtop or Laboratory; Digital
  • Properties Analyzed: Texture Analysis
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]

  • Test Media: Adhesives/Sealants; Asphalt / Pavement; Food / Beverage; Petroleum; Polymers/Organics
  • Display & Special Features: Digital; PC Interface / Networkable; SPC Software or Capability (optional feature)
  • Properties Analyzed: Brittleness / Friability; Cohesion / Internal Friction; Flowability / Workability; Texture Analysis
3340 Series Single Column System -- 3342
from InstronĀ®

Instron software allows fast set-up and remarkable ease-of-use [See More]

  • Test Media: Food / Beverage
  • Methods, Technology & Standards: Crosshead Speed: +/-0.2% Set Speed, Load Measurement: +/-0.5% Reading
  • Properties Analyzed: Texture Analysis
  • Display & Special Features: PC Interface / Networkable; SPC Software or Capability
Texture Analysis -- 3-Point Flexure Test Kit
from Zwick USA

In a 3-point flexure test the specimen lies on two anvils and is centrally loaded with an upper anvil. The span is adaptable to the specimen. This test is particularly suitable for brittle products, additionally with same specimen sizes by production. For example waffles, cookies, chocolate bars or... [See More]

  • Test Media: Food / Beverage
  • Display & Special Features: Analog; Benchtop or Laboratory
  • Properties Analyzed: Brittleness / Friability; Texture Analysis