IDM Instruments has announced its new improvements made to Gelbo Flex Tester with particle counter, with the new Solair Particle Counter used alongside its machines.
IDM Instruments have been manufacturing its Gelbo Flex Tester with particle counter for years now and has proved to be an important testing instrument used within the non-woven industry to ascertain the amount of loose fibres (lint) to shed from non-woven materials.
The new particle counter used with the machine allows the customer to choose between 4 different models. Each model has the same features, including a 1.0cfm flow rate, with the difference being in the measuring channels and sizing ranges offered.
Particle counters can be ordered with a sizing range from 0.3μm – 25.0μm with 6 or 8 measuring channels or 0.5μm – 25.0μm with 6 or 8 measuring channels.
The compact and light weight unit has a stainless steel enclosure with a 5.7inch touch screen panel and can store up to 3000 samples.
It has a built-in thermal printer for fast and convenient test reports and can also be operated using LMS Xchange software program.