IDM Instruments Pty Ltd News
MARK-10 peel testers from IDM Instruments Pty Ltd
06.12.2011 - IDM Instruments Pty Ltd presents peel testing systems from MARK-10 designed to measure the strength required to pull apart bonded surfaces.
COF testers from IDM Instruments Pty Ltd
28.10.2011 - IDM Instruments Pty Ltd presents Coefficient of Friction testers (COF) designed to determine the coefficients of static and kinetic friction of various substances at specified test conditions.
Cutting dies and presses manufactured by IDM Instruments
01.09.2011 - IDM Instruments Pty Ltd presents an extensive range of tool steel and ruler type cutting dies to suit multiple cutting machines and presses. The wide range of cutting dies is ideal for sample preparat
IDM Instruments at the Pack Print International Exhibition 2011
10.08.2011 - IDM Instruments will be partaking in the third Pack Print International Exhibition for Asia 2011.
Inkometer 1100 from IDM Instruments Pty Ltd
29.07.2011 - Inkometer 1100 by Thwing-Albert is a range of ink testing instruments based on the successful Inkometer 106 model with additional features to increase customer efficiency and laboratory safety.
CELESCO OEM series cable extension position transducers available from IDM Instruments
14.06.2011 - IDM Instruments is now offering CELESCO OEM series cable extension position transducers for design engineers requiring precision position and velocity measurements in a high performance, low cost assembly.
Ultrasonic Thickness Gauges from IDM
08.06.2011 - The professional TT series of ultrasonic thickness gauges available from IDM Instruments Pty Ltd is designed for most metallic and non-metallic materials.
IDM Instruments releases its latest crease & stiffness testers with a new look
03.06.2011 - New crease & stiffness testers from IDM Instruments come with a fresh look.
IDM Offers Quality Tensile Testing Equipment
23.03.2011 - The UTM range of testing instruments available from IDM Instruments Pty Ltd is designed to examine mechanical properties of various materials
Furniture and Bedding Foam Compression Testers from IDM
18.03.2011 - Model F0013 foam compression testers available from IDM Instruments Pty Ltd are designed to assess the degree of firmness common within the foam and furniture industries.
IDM Instruments release ergonomic testing equipment
16.03.2011 - The Series EK5 advanced ergonomics kit is the latest in simple and economical testing equipment from IDM Instruments.
IDM Instruments manufactures compact laboratory heat sealers
11.03.2011 - Compact laboratory heat sealers, now supplied by IDM Instruments, are designed to assist in the determination of sealing properties and characteristics of plastic and similar materials.
Advanced Digital Force Gauges from IDM
10.03.2011 - The Series 5 advanced digital force gauges available from IDM Instruments Pty Ltd are designed for tension and compression force testing applications across diverse industries.
Independent Testing Services available at IDM
09.03.2011 - IDM Instruments Pty Ltd offers comprehensive, independent in-house testing services for various industries in accordance with national and international standards.
Professional digital micrometers from IDM Instruments
23.02.2011 - IDM Instruments' professional digital micrometer is used to provide accurate thickness measurements of paper, plastic, tissue and other sheeted material at the simple push of a button.
Static Volt Meters available from IDM Instruments
07.02.2011 - Model SVM2 static volt meters are available from IDM Instruments Pty Ltd as part of their test and measurement equipment.
F0025 universal testing machines from IDM Instruments
04.02.2011 - The F0025 universal testing machine from IDM Instruments has been specifically designed to carry out various tests without having to change fixtures due to the two testing zones.
The W0001 Whole Sole Flex Testers from IDM Instruments, designed to test patterned sole units.
06.10.2010 - The W0001 Whole Sole Flex Testers from IDM Instruments have been specifically formulated to test patterned sole units.
The T0008 Thickness Gauge - Leather Dial from IDM Instruments, designed to measure the thickness of materials in footwear.
06.10.2010 - IDM Instruments offers the T0008 Thickness Gauge - Leather Dial, an instrument designed to measure the thickness of materials used in the manufacture of footwear.
IDM Instruments introduces the D0001 Dry Bath Aging Block, designed to determine the long-term effects of elevated temperature on various materials.
06.10.2010 - The D0001 Dry Bath Aging Block from IDM Instruments determines the long-term effects of elevated temperature on various materials such as rubber, plastics, textile etc
The IDM Instruments Crease Bend Tester ensures quality box production and performance
28.04.2010 - IDM Instruments have recently released the Crease Bend Tester for cardboard and corrugated cardboard, used to monitor scoring equipment to ensure box performance.
P0012 tissue box peel testers available from IDM Instruments
20.04.2010 - Available from IDM Instruments, P0012 tissue box peel testers are designed to simulate the peeling of the top perforated cover of tissue boxes.
B0008 bedding impact testers available from IDM Instruments
18.03.2010 - Available from IDM Instruments, B0008 bedding impact testers have been specifically designed and manufactured to perform numerous tests and evaluations of different types of mattresseses.
F0022 Flexseal leak detection systems now available from IDM Instruments
04.03.2010 - IDM Instruments, in conjunction with AMCOR Research and Technology, have designed and manufactured the F0022 Flexseal advanced leak detection systems designed for monitoring the seal performance of flexible and semi rigid packages.
B0009 Box compression testers from IDM Instruments
15.02.2010 - Box compression testers from IDM Instruments are floor-mounted machines designed to evaluate packages and material under compressive loads.
F0008 - falling dart impact tester from IDM Instruments
18.01.2010 - The falling dart impact tester from IDM Instruments covers the determination of the energy that causes Polyethylene Film to fail under specified conditions, with the impact of a free-falling dart.
Static load testers for carpets available from IDM Instruments
07.09.2009 - Static load testers for carpets have been designed and manufactured by IDM Instruments to determine the loss in thickness of textile floor coverings after prolonged heavy static loading.
Hydrostatic head tester from IDM Instruments
04.09.2009 - IDM Instruments have recently manufactured their hydrostatic head tester which has been specially designed and manufactured with relevance to international standards.
Sole adhesion tester from IDM Instruments
03.09.2009 - The sole adhesion tester has been specifically designed and manufactured by IDM Instruments to determine the strength of adhesion between a toe or heel and upper of occupational protective footwear.
Rapid conditioning cabinet from IDM Instruments
02.09.2009 - IDM Instruments have specially designed and manufactured the rapid conditioning cabinet for use within the pulp and paper industry, to pre-condition paper samples in an approximate 30 minute period.
Concora Fluter testing instruments from IDM Instruments
01.09.2009 - Recently manufactured by IDM Instruments, the Concora Medium Fluter testing instruments are designed to be used to form medium test flutes in preparation for crush tests.
New TSB100 manual force test stand
28.08.2009 - Available from IDM Instruments, Mark-10 have announced the all new TSB100 Manual Test Stand for quick and precise force measurement.
Digital drainability device for Schopper Riegler from IDM Instruments
31.07.2009 - Available from IDM Instruments, the Schopper Riegler is used for the determination of drainability of pulp suspension in water.
Conventional Laboratory Sheet Former from IDM Instruments
09.07.2009 - Available from IDM Instruments, the conventional Laboratory Sheet Former is a manually operated testing machine used for production of standard square laboratory sheets.
IDM Instruments introduces new tensile wedge grips
08.07.2009 - The new tensile wedge grips, that are heavy duty and self-tightening, are now available from IDM Instruments.
Foam thickness gauge from IDM Instruments
29.06.2009 - Available from IDM Instruments, the thickness gauge for foam and lofty products is a thickness measuring device that is uncomplicated to use.
Foam resilience tester available from IDM Instruments
26.06.2009 - Available from IDM Instruments, the foam resilience tester, also known as ball rebound tester, is utilised to determine the resilience of flexible cellular polyurethane.
ESM301 configurable motorised test stands available from IDM Instruments
11.05.2009 - The ESM301, available from IDM Instruments, is a configurable motorised test stand for tension and compression testing applications up to 300 lb (1.5 kN). The ESM301 test stand can be controlled from
SR1 Series string pots available from IDM Instruments
08.05.2009 - The Celesco SR1 Series of transducers, available from IDM Instruments, provides an off-the-shelf, rugged, low-cost, high performance linear position sensor solution that has been designed for wet envi
New high speed mixer available from IDM Instruments
07.05.2009 - IDM Instruments have manufactured their newly designed high speed mixer for a multi-national polyurethane producer. The instrument has been designed for the rapid mixing of foam compounds to produce a well-mixed sample pat, which can be poured to for
Hydraulic sample cutting press available from IDM Instruments
06.05.2009 - The 10 Tonne Hydraulic sample cutting press, available from IDM Instruments, has been specially designed and manufactured for sample preparation and to accurately cut test pieces of plastic, rubber an
Digital Micrometers available from IDM Instruments
20.03.2009 - Digital Micrometer available from IDM Instruments is used to measure the thickness of paper, plastic, tissue and other sheeted material requiring precise digital thickness measurement.
Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion Testers from IDM Instruments
17.03.2009 - The Coefficient of Linear Thermal Expansion Tester has been designed and manufactured by IDM Instruments to determine the coefficient of linear thermal expansion for plastic materials. At the test tem
Horizontal Flame Chambers from IDM Instruments
16.03.2009 - IDM Instruments have manufactured Horizontal Flame Chamber to help in the determination of flammability characteristics of certain materials used in passenger cars, multipurpose vehicles, trucks and b
Wet Din Abrader from IDM Instruments determines resistance of rubber to abrasion
13.03.2009 - IDM Instruments have designed and manufactured the Wet Din Abrader to determine the resistance of rubber to abrasion using a cylindrical drum device. IDM Instruments were approached by a customer to d
Light Transmission Tester available from IDM Instruments
24.02.2009 - IDM Instruments have recently manufactured the Light Transmission Tester for a local manufacturer, to evaluate the light transmission properties of various shaped plastic containers.
In-house testing services from IDM Instruments
19.02.2009 - IDM Instruments are now offering customers comprehensive independent in-house testing services for their products.
Foam compression testers available from IDM Instruments
18.02.2009 - The Foam Compression Tester, available from IDM Instruments, is designed with relevance to ASTM standard, used to evaluate the indentation force deflection (IFD), a test requirement common with both the foam and mattress industries. It uses a circul
Universal Testing Machine for dual testing available from IDM Instruments
17.02.2009 - The IDM Universal Testing Machine, available from IDM Instruments, is a specialised testing machine that is designed to twin testing capabilities - compression testing in the inner frame and tensile testing on the outer frame of the machine.
Mattress Compression testers available from IDM Instruments
19.12.2008 - The IDM Instruments' Mattress Compression tester is manufactured to evaluate the indentation force deflection (IFD) for use within the foam and mattress industries. Using a circular indentor foot, it determines the force required to deflect the test
Cornell type tester available from IDM Instruments
18.12.2008 - The IDM Cornell type tester is used for testing and evaluating innerspring and Boxspring mattresses, testing the long term capacity of bedding to resist cyclic loading.
Colour check cabinet to assess colour changes available from IDM Instruments
02.12.2008 - The IDM colour check cabinet from IDM Instruments is manufactured to assess colour changes under different light sources; fluorescent artificial daylight, incandescent source, fluorescent, and UV black light.
Colour fastness tester from IDM Instruments to test colour fastness of textiles
01.12.2008 - The IDM colour fastness tester, available from IDM Instruments, is one of a series of instruments for determining the colour fastness of textiles to various agencies.
Hydrostatic head tester from IDM Instruments to test the resistance of textile fabrics
28.11.2008 - Manufactured to internationally recognised test standards, the hydrostatic head tester from IDM Instruments allows a specimen to be subjected to a uniformly increasing pressure of water on one face, under standard conditions, until penetration occurs
Thickness gauge for high loft products from IDM Instruments
27.11.2008 - IDM Instruments have manufactured the thickness gauge for high loft products to meet the demands of Nonwoven customers’ requirements of a thickness gauge meeting ASTM test standard. The thickness gauge for high loft products measures the thickness of
Technidyne Color Touch instruments available from IDM Instruments
26.11.2008 - The Technidyne Colour Touch instruments add the ISO standard related to ERIC 950 measurement feature. It is used for the determination of the effective residual ink concentration by infrared reflectance measurement.
Coefficient of Friction Tester from IDM Instruments
03.11.2008 - The Coefficient of Friction Tester designed and manufactured by IDM Instruments measures both static and kinetic coefficient of friction of sheeted material, including paper, plastic, film and other sheeted material.
COBB Moisture Absorption Test Ring and Roller manufactured by IDM Instruments
31.10.2008 - The Cobb Moisture Absorption test is used worldwide for determining the quantity of water absorbed by nonbibulous paper, paperboard and corrugated fibreboard. IDM Instruments manufacture the Cobb Moisture Absorption Test Ring and Roller.
DM4A electronic Moisture Meter available from IDM Instruments
30.10.2008 - The DM4A electronic Moisture Meter, available from IDM Instruments, is used to determine the moisture content in various materials, including paper, cardboard, wood and building materials.
Gelbo Flex Tester available from IDM Instruments
29.10.2008 - IDM Instruments manufacture the Gelbo Flex Tester to inspect certain laminations of plastic film that can withstand repetitive strains. A plastic film which has laminations or layers is subjected to twisting on the Gelbo Flex Tester, for a set number
COLOR QA – colour measuring instrument available from IDM Instruments
02.10.2008 - The ColorQA – colour measuring instrument, available from IDM Instruments, is a colour comparison device that digitally measures the colour of a target colour and then allows the user to sample any number of comparison colours to determine a colour m
Thickness gauge digital indicator with stand available from IDM Instruments
01.10.2008 - The thickness gauge digital indicator with stand from IDM Instruments is a small, accurate, digital thickness measuring device.
Falling Dart impact tester available from IDM Instruments
30.09.2008 - The Falling Dart impact tester, available from IDM Instruments, covers the determination of the energy that causes polyethylene film to fail under specified conditions, with the impact of a free-falling dart.
Film free shrink testers available from IDM Instruments
29.09.2008 - IDM Instruments provide Film free shrink testers. Linear Thermal Shrinkage or Free Shrink is defined as the irreversible and rapid decrease in linear dimension, in a specified direction, occurring in film exposed to high temperatures.
Cutting Press Pneumatic from IDM Instruments
04.09.2008 - IDM Instruments have designed and manufactured their pneumatically operated Cutting Press, to be used within several industries, all needing precise, accurate and repeatable test samples to be cut out.
Universal Testing Machine from IDM Instruments
03.09.2008 - Designed with dual testing capabilities, IDM Instruments’ Universal Testing Machine enables compression testing in the centre of the machine and tensile testing on the outer.
IDM Instruments launch Foam Resilience Tester
02.09.2008 - IDM Instruments have manufactured their new look Foam Resilience Tester, to determine the resilience of flexible cellular polyurethane.
Peel testing equipment and fixtures from IDM Instruments
01.09.2008 - IDM Instruments provide sales and distribution services for a range of peel testing equipment, force and torque gauges and fixtures.
Foam Porosity Tester Digital available from IDM Instruments
01.09.2008 - IDM Instruments’ Foam Porosity Tester Digital is an instrument for monitoring the porosity of flexible cellular polyurethane, to determine the ease with which air passes through a cellular structure.
Nomura Shoji Sonic Sheet Tester available from IDM Instruments
04.07.2008 - Available from IDM Instruments, Nomura Shoji Sonic Sheet Tester (SST) is used for analysing fibre / molecular orientation of sheets, such as paper and plastic film, with the technique of ultrasonic propagation velocity measurement.
Mattress testing instruments from IDM Instruments
29.05.2008 - Mattress manufacturer, Elite Strom in Greece, has chosen IDM Instruments as its supplier of mattress testing instruments.
Gelbo Flex Tester with particle counter from IDM Instruments
22.04.2008 - 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.
Rotary incremental encoder from IDM Instruments
21.04.2008 - Available from IDM Instruments the CH25 is Celesco’s new range of rotary incremental encoder.
Cable-extension position transducer from IDM Instruments
18.04.2008 - Available from IDM Instruments the Celesco M150 is the small stringpot, measuring only 1.9cm x 1.9cm x 1cm.
Testing instruments for pulp and paper industries from IDM Instruments
13.02.2008 - IDM Instruments has announced that it is the representative for Pulmac Inc of Canada for both Australia and New Zealand markets.
IDM Instruments offers Tissue Softness Analyser
12.02.2008 - IDM Instruments offers Tissue Softness Analyser from Emtec.
IDM Instruments launches Concora medium fluter
25.05.2007 - The Concora medium fluter is designed to be used to form test flutes in medium in preparation for crush tests, and is a widely used test method in the paper industry.
IDM Instruments introduces Foam Porosity Tester Digital
20.03.2007 - New from IDM Instruments is the Foam Porosity Tester Digital, a useful quality control instrument used to monitor the porosity of flexible cellular polyurethane, conforming to recognised international standards.
Coefficient of friction tester released by IDM Instruments
06.03.2007 - IDM Instruments has released Coefficient of friction tester; an essential instrument for measuring the slip properties of packaging materials.
Fabric vertical burn tester introduced by IDM instruments
13.02.2007 - IDM instruments has introduced fabric vertical burn testers for a leading textile manufacturer in France.
IDM Instruments manufacturers Fabric Vertical Burn Tester for French textile manufacturer
30.01.2007 - With export sales escalating in the last 2 years, IDM Instruments has added another high point to its manufacturing calendar, with the manufacture of Fabric Vertical Burn Tester for a leading textile manufacturer in France.
Torque tool testers Series ST available from IDM Instruments
04.12.2006 - Available from IDM Instruments, the new torque tool testers Series ST presents a simple and accurate solution for testing torque screwdrivers, wrenches, and other tools.
IDM releases thickness gauge for high loft nonwovens
22.11.2006 - In response to a great demand for a thickness gauge to suit the nonwoven industry, IDM Instruments has manufactured their thickness gauge for high loft products.
IDM to supply Dunlop Foams with compression / tensile testing instruments
22.11.2006 - IDM Instruments has released that they have won the order to supply several Polyurethane Universal Machines to leading flexible polyurethane (PU) foam manufacturer, Dunlop Foams.
IDM Instruments relocates to Hallam in Victoria for larger production facility
15.11.2006 - Due to growing success, IDM Instruments has relocated to Hallam in Victoria to a much larger, and much needed production facility.
Mattress Compression Tester from IDM Instruments
17.10.2006 - IDM Instruments has achieved success as one of the large manufacturers of mattress testing equipment for both the Australian market and International market.
Fiber Potential Analyzer available from IDM Instruments
04.10.2006 - Available from IDM Instruments is the all new Fiber Potential Analyzer. FPA was designed using microcontroller technology, making menu controlled automatic measuring processes possible.
New Mattress Rollator designed by IDM Instruments
29.09.2006 - IDM Instruments Pty Ltd has manufactured their latest designed Mattress Rollator, used to determine the durability of any type of mattress and box spring unit, in accordance with ASTM F1566 and BS 1957 standards.
IDM Instruments offers Celesco PT5600 String-Encoders
01.09.2006 - IDM Instruments is offering Celesco PT5600 String-Encoders. The PT5600 model String Encoders from Celesco consist of industrial rotary encoders mated to Celesco’s durable linear cable reels.
Reliable string encoders
14.08.2006 - THE PT5600 model string encoders from Celesco consist of industrial rotary encoders mated to Celesco's durable linear cable reels. String encoders are commonly utilised when the end user needs a linea
Precision drop tester makes its mark in Malaysia
18.07.2006 - LEADING Australian manufacturer of testing and measuring instruments, IDM Instruments Pty Ltd, has manufactured its Precision Drop Tester for a leading packaging giant in Malaysia. The Precision Drop Tester has an open construction arrangement, whic
Precision drop tester
14.07.2006 - IDM Instruments has manufactured a Precision Drop Tester for a leading packaging company in Malaysia. With a lifting capacity of either 75kg or 150kg, the 3-metre tall instrument performs vertical impact test on a complete, filled transport package b
Portable charge analysing system
14.07.2006 - IDM Instruments Pty Ltd has recently acquired representation for German company AFG Analytic GmbH for Australia and New Zealand regions. Available from IDM Instruments Pty Ltd, the all new Charge Analyzing System (CAS) determines cationic/anionic an
Large ball impact tester
07.06.2006 - IDM Instruments has manufactured its first large ball impact tester for a local laminates manufacturer. Manufactured with relevance to ISO 4586-2 standard, the large ball impact tester is used to measure the resistance of impact on surfaces using a l
Motorised stiffness of cloth tester
15.05.2006 - IDM Instruments P/L has recently manufactured their first Stiffness of Cloth Tester (motorised) for a non-woven fabric manufacturer. It is used to measure the stiffness of non-woven fabrics by means o
Penetration Dynamics Analyser
27.04.2006 - IDM Instruments has recently become a representative for German company Emtec in Australia and New Zealand. Established in 1995, Emtec specialise in paper testing equipment. Emtec’s Penetration Dynamics Analyser is used for the measurement of surface
Innerspring and boxspring mattress tester
11.04.2006 - IDM Instruments has introduced the Cornell Type Tester for the testing and evaluation of innerspring and boxspring mattresses. The latest developments added to the Cornell Type Tester enable the majority of the operation of the machine via the comput
Fibre quality analyser with auto feed
02.02.2006 - THE OpTest HiRes fibre quality analyser now comes with an optional AutoFeed unit. Available from IDM Instruments, the analyser rapidly and simultaneously measures fibre length, width, curl and kink fo
SE1 string-encoder transducer
25.01.2006 - THE new Celesco SE1 linear cable-extension transducer, available from IDM Instruments, is the perfect solution for linear measurements in OEM and testing applications where an encoder-based signal is preferred.
Non-woven materials particle counter
02.12.2005 - A common test for the non-woven industry is measurement of lint in the dry state. IDM Instruments has designed the Gelbo Flex Tester with Particle Counter to ascertain the amount of loose fibres (lint) to shed from non-woven materials due to flexing
Camera-based ink scanner
23.09.2005 - OPTEST have manufactured the Paprican Ink Scanner to rapidly and precisely determine the residual ink in paper or board. Available from IDM Instruments, this camera based image analyser measures the ink remaining in pulp and paper during and after re
CNC milling machine includes new features
16.09.2005 - IDM Instruments have added new features to their state-of-the-art CNC Milling Machine. In an era that is constantly changing, so too is the manufacturing industry and most importantly, the machinery within this sector. IDM have adapted to this need t
Colour check cabinet maintains consistency
26.08.2005 - IDM Instruments’ colour check cabinet is manufactured to assess colour changes under different light sources, such as fluorescent artificial daylight, incandescent source, fluorescent and UV black light. This is important to determine suitability of
Paper quality improves with perfect formation analyser
15.08.2005 - ENSIS Papro has added the OpTest Paper PerFect Formation Analyser to their suite of laboratory testing equipment, purchased from local supplier IDM Instruments. Ensis Papro, is one of the business units within the unincorporated joint venture between
IDM gears up for Auspack 2005
03.08.2005 - IDM Instruments will showcase their packaging testing equipment at the forthcoming Auspack 2005. All IDM machines will be fully operational throughout the exhibition. Auspack will be held at the Sydne
Universal testing machines
18.07.2005 - IDM Instruments has released the Digital Line (DL) of universal testing machines. The range replaces the existing T model universal testing machines for twin-column testing machines.
High-performance position transducer
14.07.2005 - IDM Instruments has released the Celesco SP1 String Pot, a compact, economical and durable device that uses a flexible cable, a spring-loaded spool and a potentiometer to detect and measure linear position.
Paper and board bending resistance tester
25.05.2005 - IDM Instruments is now a distributor for PTI Austria in Australia and New Zealand. PTI manufactures testing instruments for the pulp, paper and board industries. The bending resistance tester tests pa
Coefficient of friction tester
10.05.2005 - IDM Instruments has added a new feature to its coefficient of friction tester (COF). The machine now has a clamping method for attaching samples onto the moving plane.
Automatic tear tester
10.05.2005 - PTI, represented in Australia by IDM Instruments, has released the Elmendorf tear tester for determining the tearing resistance of paper and board. The instrument adheres to ISO, TAPPI, BS and DIN standards.
Custom-designed carton testing machine
15.03.2005 - IDM Instruments has designed a packaging testing machine for determining the amount of force required to break open perforated carton packaging boxes. A manufacturer approached IDM with a need for a machine that would be able to test the quality of i
High performance linear potentiometer
15.03.2005 - CELESCO Transducer Products designs and manufacturers a wide range of transducers that set the standard for easy and reliable position measurement. Available from IDM Instruments, Celesco offers a series of linear potentiometers - the CLP and CLWG se
Digital air permeability tester
20.01.2005 - IDM Instruments has released a digital air permeability tester, designed in accordance with the ASTM D737 standard.
Coefficient of friction tester software updates
02.11.2004 - IDM Instruments has released updates to their coefficient of friction (COF) tester data acquisition software.
50g digital force gauge
27.10.2004 - IDM Instruments has released a low-capacity digital force gauge. The BGO 12 tests up to 50g at full scale, with a resolution of 0.02g and ±0.2% accuracy.
Plastic film hot tack tester
17.09.2004 - IDM Instruments recently showcased the Hot Tack Tester - an advanced system for monitoring the seal performance of flexible and semi rigid plastic films and laminates. The tester aids in the research and development of flexible films used in the pack
Twin arm ink rub tester
10.09.2004 - IDM Instruments has released one of the first twin arm ink rub testers, manufactured for Yalumba Wines, Australia. The tester has been designed for determining abrasion resistance of printed material, labels, folding cartons, and various other packag
Print mottle analyser
23.08.2004 - THE OpTest print mottle analyser (PMA) revolutionises the measurement of print mottle, according to IDM Instruments, as it quickly quantifies print non-uniformly over a range of mottle sizes. The PMA offers a fast, repeatable instrumental determinati
Inclined plane COF tester
23.08.2004 - IDM Instruments has added another edition to the coefficient of friction family with its latest model, the Incline Plane coefficient of friction tester. The Incline Plane COF tester has been designed in accordance with TAPPI T815 and ASTM D202 standa
Accurate and precise fibre analyser
09.06.2004 - OPTEST, a Canadian based company specialising in image analysis, has released the HiRes Fibre Quality Analyser (FQA), available in Australia from IDM Instruments. With great accuracy and precision the HiRes Fibre Quality Analyser simultaneously measu
Constant load pounding machine
20.05.2004 - IDM Instruments has introduce its latest creation with the new look foam constant load pounding machine. the foam pounding machine has been designed and manufactured to determine fatigue by constant-load pounding, in accordance with the ISO3385 stand
Airbus flexes wings with Celesco on board
14.05.2004 - When Airbus purchased specialised cable-extension transducers to perform wing-fatigue tests on its new A380 aircraft, it chose Celesco, from IDM Instruments.
Spectrophotometer for paper industry
25.02.2004 - TECHNIDYNE has released the ColorTouch PC, an advanced spectrophotometer for measuring paper brightness, opacity, colour, gloss, fluorescence, whiteness, tint and ERIC values. It is available from IDM Instruments.
Mattress durability tester
11.02.2004 - IDM Instruments have produced a Mattress Rollator for an American Mattress Manufacturer. The Mattress Rollator has been designed and manufactured with relevance to testing and evaluating of Innersprings and Boxsprings as specified in ASTM F 1566.
Handheld colour matching instrument
25.11.2003 - POCKETSPEC ColorQA, from IDM Instruments, is a small handheld device that accurately compares colour.
Gravity inclinometer for monitoring web tension
25.11.2003 - SUITABLE for dancer position feedback in web-tension applications, Celesco's IT9420 inclinometer, available from IDM Instruments, is easy to install and use.
Custom-built horizontal humidity cabinet
11.09.2003 - THE Defence, Science & Technology Organisation (DSTO) recently contacted IDM regarding a common problem of not being able to purchase a humidity cabinet, off the shelf, which could be positioned within its existing flue extractor cabinet.
Crease and stiffness tester improved
19.06.2003 - IDM Instruments’ crease and stiffness tester is now more ergonomical and faster in test operation. In modern high-speed packaging machines, it is very important to have the creases in boards correct and uniform. The value of crease stiffness is techn
Box opening pressure tester
19.06.2003 - THE box opening pressure tester from IDM Instruments has been designed and manufactured to measure the opening force of flat stacked carton boxes from a flattened position. Such knowledge is useful development or quality control of cartons during pro
Encoder-based miniature transducer
27.05.2003 - SMALL, precise, durable and easy to install, Celesco's MT2E miniature cable-extension position transducer has been specifically designed to meet the high-acceleration demands of the aeronautic and automotive industries.
Plastic film hot tack tester
23.04.2003 - THE Hot Tack Tester from IDM Instruments is an advanced system for monitoring the seal performance of flexible and semi rigid plastic films and laminates. The design and development of the packaging system has come under close scrutiny with a great d
Industrial grade rotational transducer
23.04.2003 - NEW to Celesco's line-up of easy to install transducers, available from IDM Instruments, the RT9420 industrial-grade sensor is certified by CSA and Cenelec for hazardous areas, and is available in ful
Leak detection system for flexible packaging
02.04.2003 - IDM Instruments, in conjunction with Amcor Research and Technology, has designed and manufactured Flexseal, an advanced leak detection system designed for monitoring the seal performance of flexible and semi rigid packages.
Package leak detection system
28.03.2003 - IDM Instruments, in conjunction with Amcor Research and Technology, has designed and manufactured Flexseal, an advanced leak detection system for monitoring the seal performance of flexible and semi rigid packages.
Ink rub tester for abrasion resistance
10.09.2002 - THE IDM ink rub tester from IDM Instruments has been designed for determining the abrasion resistance of printed material, labels, folding cartons, corrugated boxes, inserts, circulars and other packaging material that has graphics.
Flex tester for laminated plastic
01.08.2002 - A FREQUENTLY requested item in the testing of laminated plastics is the Gelbo flex tester from IDM Instruments.
New tissue burst testing method
09.07.2002 - A NEW test method for resistance to mechanical penetration of sanitary tissue papers (ball burst procedure) was recently approved by TAPPI. The new method is T570-00. It is also under final ballot at ASTM and in review at CEN (European Committee) for
IDM releases new catalogue
05.06.2002 - IDM Instruments has released its latest catalogue. With a large diverse cliental locally and internationally, IDM has been able to assist different industries with their individual testing requirements. IDM Instruments offers a wide range of standard
Miniature position transducer
17.04.2002 - CELESCO has introduced a new member to its family of rugged, accurate miniature cable-extension position transducers. Available from IDM Instruments in measuring ranges of 0-7.62cm, 0-22.86cm, 0-38.1cm and 0-76.2cm, the Celesco MT2A features a highly
Precision drop tester
02.04.2002 - THE Precision Drop Tester from IDM Instruments is designed to ascertain the resistance to rough handling of various types of packaging. Several types of packaging can be tested -- cardboard boxes, pails, bags and containers.
Laboratory heat sealer
13.02.2002 - IDM Instruments has a compact, easy to use laboratory heat sealer designed for development work in determining the sealing properties and characteristics of plastic and laminated materials. The heat sealer is electrically heated and temperature contr
Linear position transducer
22.01.2002 - CELESCO has shipped its first MEGA 9000 linear position transducer. Featuring a measurement range to 43 metres with a 0.11mm diameter nylon coated measuring cable, it can be applied to functions such as hydraulic cylinder synchronising, aluminium ext
Plastic film free shrink tester
27.11.2001 - IDM Instruments has released its new film free shrink tester. Linear thermal shrinkage, or free shrink, is defined as the irreversible and rapid reduction in linear dimension occurring in film exposed to elevated temperatures, under conditions where
Crease and stiffness tester
07.11.2001 - IDM Instruments has released its new crease and stiffness tester, more ergonomical and faster in test operation. In modern, high-speed, packaging machines, it is important to have the creases in boards correct and uniform.
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