Processing Technologies Inc.
The Process Pilot closed-loop blow molding control software from AGR International, Butler, Pa., is a real-time process management program that works in conjunction with the company’s PETWall Profi ler system to automatePET bottle production.
A laser-triangulation distance-measuring sensor, used initially for inline monitoring of PVC window-profile shapes, can now measure embossing depth.
The SmartScope Quest 300 benchtop multisensor optical metrology system will be introduced by Optical Gaging Products Inc. (OGP), Rochester, N.Y.
A dynamic mechanical analyzer designed for polyolefins reportedly uses advanced software to gather a wider range of rheological data more easily and quickly than previous systems.
The first non-destructive test device to indicate the level of crosslinking in PEX-A (peroxide-cured) HMW-HDPE pipe for hot water and in-floor heating was recently sold by Inoex GmbH in Germany (U.S. office in Lancaster, Pa.). The vision-based devic...
A new multi-channel leak detector reportedly achieves unprecedented test speeds for lower-cost leak testing in high-volume production.
New Windows Vista-compatible software is said to extend the capabilities of viscometers and rheometers.
A new twin-bore capillary rheometer with a new software package is said to enable users to make fast, accurate rheological measurements on a wide range of materials.
An upgraded version of a popular color-management software program for plastics, paints, and inks is said to allow extremely accurate color matches even in difficult cases such as with transparent and translucent plastics.