Graco claims the Advanced Display Module provides easy setup, material monitoring and system diagnostics. Its intuitive user interface simplifies set-up, reducing start-up and training time. The integrated USB interface allows users to download process data onto a flash drive for further analysis, and allows for archival of valuable set-up parameters.
Universal Strength Tester
James H. Heal has launched Titan Universal Strength Tester (CRE). With the increased ability to work in tension and compression and the introduction of a wide variety of new tooling and accessories and updated software, users will find Titan “offers a whole new suite of opportunities,” according to the company. This instrument has a maximum capacity of 3000N and is ideal for testing a wide variety of materials including textiles, nonwovens, paper and plastics. Tensile strength, seam slippage, tear strength, security of attachments, cyclic and elastomeric, compression and ball-burst tests are all pre-loaded in the software.