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Wiring industry looking to Tinius Olsen for improved quality control PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 13 August 2014 01:02

One of the U.K.'s leading suppliers of essential cable terminations, fastenings, fixings and tools for the electrical and construction industry has recently equipped their in-house testing laboratory with a new Tinius Olsen H25KS tension and compression testing machine along with HW20 Wedge grips. One of the key features that distinguished Tinius Olsen from our competition was our Horizon data analysis software with its power and flexibility in accumulation and analysis of test data.
The primary focus of the machine is to test the pull off strength of a variety of crimp connectors; cable cleat and cable tie testing will also to be performed on the machine.

New storybook on the MP1200 PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 11 August 2014 14:48
storybook of the MP1200 and its operationTinius Olsen recently developed a new digital storybook on the model MP1200 melt indexer. This storybook contains video and pictures of its operation and features enhanced detail on key features of the machine and its operation.

Click here to watch the interactive storybook and learn more about the MP1200.

Tinius Olsen helping Masterbatches producer towards Quality Perfection PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 08 July 2014 02:04


 A leading producer of Masterbatches and Compounds for the plastics industry, headquartered in Israel but with operations around the world, has invested in more quality control equipment from Tinius Olsen. The organization places high value on sustainability, and is dedicated to environmental, social and financial issues, making them one of the leading businesses in the industry.


 The organization develops, produces and sells cost-effective solutions which will ensure the evolution of top quality end products in areas such as packaging films (BOPP, CPP, PE), PC sheet, agricultural films and derivatives, biopolymers, flame retardant applications, PEX pipes, fibers and nonwovens. These quality goals and admirable values makes the investment in bench-top testing machines from Tinius Olsen, to join the ranks of melt indexers from Tinius Olsen already in use, an easy and straightforward decision.

 The addition of the tensile testers will ensure that the production of top quality end products in areas such as packaging films (BOPP, CPP, PE), PC sheet, agricultural films and derivatives, biopolymers, flame retardant applications, PEX pipes, fibers and nonwovens, continue to be as robust as they have always been.


Flying By Wire PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 30 July 2014 00:49

Cables and wires used in fighter jets are most critical things to keep the jet and the pilot safe and sound. The quality of the cable and wires must be best to ensure safety and performance. One of the famous Air Forces in the world has recently purchased Tinius Olsen's model H10kS testing machine to test
the cable crimp strength, as well as the physical strength of the wiring and cable used, which can be copper or steel wire.

Our customer has been using one of our lower force models, the model H1kS, for same application for the past 8 years but has now increased their strength testing capability with the purchase of their new tester. Higher load capabilities requires grips that can hold specimens to those higher loads, so our customer has also upgraded gripping systems to hold specimens during the course of the test.



Come and see us at the MDM East show in New York PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 07 June 2013 15:06
MDM East 2014 in New YorkCome and see us at the MD&M East show in the Javits Center in New York from June 10th to June 12th. We'll be exhibiting the MP1200 along with our new touchscreen version of Horizon software, which will also be controlling a 1,000lbf H5kS tensile tester. Be sure to stop by booth # 1776 to see these exciting developments.

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