Physical Testing

A range of Physical Testing instruments, for a variety of applications, used in quality control and research applications.

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  • TMI 13-01 Aluminum Test Foils for Burst Tester

    Standardized aluminum foil (test foils) for checking the overall performance of Burst Testers. One package contains 10 sheets, each sheet measuring 3 inches by 3 inches.

  • TMI 13-50 Puncture Tester

    The Puncture Tester is designed to measure the energy required to puncture corrugated board and therefore help assess the protective qualities of that board.

  • TMI 13-60 Burst Tester for Paper and Foils

    Burst Testers are used as a multi-directional tensile test to identify failure in the direction of least resistance for evaluating physical strength and fiber bond.

  • TMI 13-61 Burst Tester for Corrugated and Board

    Burst Testers are used as a multi-directional tensile test to identify failure in the direction of least resistance for evaluating physical strength and fiber bond.

  • TMI 13-62 Burst Tester for Textiles

    Burst Testers are used as a multi-directional tensile test to identify failure in the direction of least resistance for evaluating physical strength and fiber bond.

  • TMI 13-90 Lab Master® Ball Burst Tester

    The Lab Master® Ball Burst Tester measures Burst Force, Burst Strength and Burst Index with 0.1 gram resolution and 0.02% accuracy.

  • TMI 17-56 Crush Tester

    The Crush Test is designed as a robust, easy to-use instrument, suitable for a wide variety of samples, including corrugated board, tubes, paper and plastics.

  • TMI 17-76 Compression Tester

    Designed in close cooperation with industry, the Compression Tester is rugged enough for any production testing environment. Utilizing intuitive hardware features and menu-driven software, the 17-76 is designed to provide highly accurate measurement of compressive strength for a variety of materials.

  • TMI 17-77 Top Load Compression Tester

    The Top Load Compression Tester meets international standards and corporate testing methods for compression strength requirements for a variety of materials and products. A new enhanced microprocessor design with servo motor provides precision force and position control for repeatable instrument performance.

  • TMI 22-05 Motorized Notch Sample Cutter for Izod and Charpy Impact Testing

    For the preparation of a notch in a plastic impact test sample, for either Izod or Charpy methods.

  • TMI 43-26, 43-27 Falling Dart Impact Testers

    The Falling Dart Impact Tester is intended for the determination of mechanical properties of packaging material such as plastic films, laminates and paper.

  • TMI 43-76 Pendulum Impact Tester for Rigid Plastics

    The 43-76 Pendulum Impact Tester measures the impact resistance of rigid materials in accordance with a wide variety of testing standards.

  • TMI 46-01 Melt Flow Indexer

    The Melt Flow Indexer tests the melt flow resistance (MFR) of a wide range of thermoplastics.

  • TMI 58-03 Densometer (Gurley)

    Model 58-03 measures air permeability (Gurley type) of sheet like materials including Paper, Paperboard and nonwovens.

  • TMI 58-06 Parker Print-Surf (Single Head)

    The Parker Print-Surf (PPS) is designed to accurately measure the surface roughness of sheet materials.

  • TMI 58-07 Parker Print-Surf (Dual Head)

    A microprocessor-controlled instrument, which performs high speed, precision measurements of paper surface roughness under conditions that simulate those encountered during the printing process.

  • TMI 58-24 Monitor Smoothness II Sheffield

    Designed to work with existing smoothness and porosity heads. It provides an inexpensive means to improve measurement accuracy, and to remove old style mercury-based measuring systems.

  • TMI 68-76 Pocket Goniometer PGX+

    The PocketGoniometer PGX+ is a portable, video-based instrument to determine the static contact angle at “equilibrium” or a sequence of images to measure the dynamic wetting, rate of sorption and spreading as a function of time.

  • TMI 68-76-01 Pocket Goniometer Dosing Unit

    The PG Dosing Unit is a stand-alone pump used in unison with the PGX+ to measure contact angle.

  • TMI 79-05 Taber Stiffness Tester

    The Stiffness Tester utilizes a two directional pendulum-type weighing system to evaluate material stiffness, flexural strength, resiliency and elasticity properties.

  • TMI 79-25 Bending Resistance Tester

    The Bending Resistance Tester Model 79-25 is a user-friendly microprocessor controlled instrument to determine the bending resistance of paper, paperboard, plastic film, medical tubing, and wire.

  • TMI 80-91 Lab Master® Release & Adhesion Tester

    The Lab Master® Release and Adhesion testing system operates with Windows®-based software, and features the ability to create user-defined test set-up.

  • TMI 80-94 Loop Tack Tester

    The Lab Master Loop Tack Tester is designed for precise measurement of adhesion, tack, quick stick and cohesion.

  • TMI 83-05 Puncture Propagation Tear Tester

    The Puncture Propagation Tear Tester allows manufacturers and users to determine the potential weakness and resistance to snag or puncture.

  • TMI 83-20 Elmendorf Tear Tester (Paper, Film, Foil)

    Tear testing measures the force required to continue the tearing of an initial cut in sheet materials. Models and weights are available to test material with a variety of strengths. This is also useful to evaluate strength of perforated materials.

  • TMI 83-76 Elmendorf Tear Tester

    An automated tear tester equipped with an optical encoder for measuring the angular position of the pendulum during tearing and converting this measurement to tear units.

  • TMI 84-56 Tensile Tester (Horizontal)

    Tensile testing is the most widely used method for indicating the serviceability of many materials including Paper, Board, Tissue Paper and Non-wovens.

  • TMI 92-15 Laray Viscometer

    The Laray Viscometer determines the viscosity of a wide range of liquids and viscous materials by measuring the time required for a rod to travel a specified distance.

  • Gelbo Flex Tester

    Used to determine whether certain laminations of plastic withstand repetitive strain.

  • Glow Wire Tester

    Used to simulate the effect of thermal stresses, which may be produced by heat sources.