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83-76 Elmendorf Tear Tester

Automatic, digital tear tester.




Automatic, digital tear tester equipped with an optical encoder for measuring the angular position of the pendulum during tearing and converting this measurement to tear strength units. A large, full-color touchscreen display with intuitive, easy-to-use software provides a revolutionary new approach to testing and data review.

Selectable units: Percentage (%), Millinewtons (mN), Grams-force (gf), Pounds-force (lbf)

Sample statistics: Average, High/low results, Standard deviation

Additional options:  GraphMasterâ„¢ software, Printer

Output: USB flash drive, USB ESC/POS printer, RS232, GraphMasterâ„¢ software

Power: 120/240 VAC 50/60 Hz

Air: 600 kPa (87 psi) – IG4 Instrument Grade Air (ISO Class 1-4-1), ¼” OD tubing

Dimensions (WxDxH): 12 in x 12 in x 20 in (305 mm x 305 mm x 508 mm)

Weight (approx.): 23 lbs (10.4 kg)

Features & Benefits

7″ full-color digital touchscreen display

Storage and editing of up to 200 readings

Universal pendulum with interchangeable weights

Pneumatic clamps and pendulum release

Automatic calibration of pendulum

Multiple data export options: USB flash drive, USB ESC/POS printer, RS232 and GraphMasterâ„¢ software

Selectable units: grams-force, millinewtons, lbs-force, percentage of pendulum capacity

Onboard statistics: average, min, max, standard deviation

Clamp pressure in psi and kg/cm

Calculates force of multiple plies

Report printout with optional printer

NOW AVAILABLE: An optonal add-on for testing Spencer Impact: See PDF at right