A new guide to friction, wear, and erosion testing is available from ASTM International, W.
A new drop-tower impact tester measures energy absorption and impact properties of polymers, composites, and component assemblies.
The new PPT3000 pressure tester from Agr International Inc., Butler, Pa., has several novel features, including a high-precision volume-expansion measurement tool and software incorporating the M-Rule Container Performance Model, which predicts shel...
A line of universal testing machines has been expanded to include four load capacities and three height combinations to suit most QC applications and laboratory requirements for testing materials and components.
A new in-line inspection device called PETView from Krones Inc., Franklin, Wis., monitors the quality of blow molded PET containers before they exit the machine, and any defects are immediately transmitted to a closed-loop temperature controller for...
Two new compact, lightweight, portable spectrophotometers in a vertical format boast advanced features such as Bluetooth wireless communication and a color LCD screen.
A new infrared thermal imaging system inspects seals and generates control outputs with no effect on production line speed.
New vision inspection software uses images from four cameras to create one seamless 360° image of the surface of printed or labeled bottles, cans, vials, or cosmetic containers without the need for orientation or accurate positioning.
The new Haake PolyLab QC measuring mixer & extruder system from Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., Waltham, Mass., is specifically designed for QC needs.
A new melt indexer with advanced heating and temperature control and other new and improved features was unveiled at the recent K 2007 show in Dusseldorf.