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Measuring, Monitoring and Proving Your Packaging 24 Hours A Day

Measuring, Monitoring and Proving Your Packaging 24 Hours A Day

The Tinius Olsen Testing Machine Company has been providing materials testing systems to the manufacturing industry for over 135 years, pulling, pushing, squeezing, bursting and twisting packaging materials, enclosures, and packaging devices to accurately quantify strength, performance and quality. Using…

To a “T”

To a “T”

  Tinius Olsen Testing Machine Company and ASTM were born in the same time and place. The expression that “necessity is the mother of invention” was never more true than when it comes to the births of ASTM and Tinius…

“Stiction” and Tack testing

“Stiction” and Tack testing

The word “stiction” is a portmanteau of the term static friction and, perhaps, the verb ‘stick’, so when a customer called looking to perform a stiction test, we were understandably confused when he described a modified tack test. The customer…

Tinius Olsen at Control Trade Show 2016

Tinius Olsen at Control Trade Show 2016

Tinius Olsen invites you to “Control – International Trade Fair for Quality Assurance” in Stuttgart, Germany from 26th April ’16 to 29th April ’16. On display will be 300ST Universal Testing Machine, 25ST Universal Testing Machine, 5ST Universal Testing Machine, Automated Extensometer, FH6…

Testing Syringes and Needles

Testing Syringes and Needles

Beginning right from the 1st century AD, syringes have played an important role in human lives. They are now widely used in a variety of applications, including administration of medication, precise measurement of fluid and in the application of compounds such…