Rheometers

HVAC, Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Mechanical Refrigeration System provides subambient control.

April 4, 2016

ACS-2 Air Chiller System provides subambient temperature control for mechanical and rheological testing. Paired with Q800 DMA, Discovery Hybrid Rheometer, ARES-G2 Rheometer, or RSA-G2 Solids Analyzer, unit provides reliable temperature control as low as -55°C without use of liquid nitrogen. System can also be used to decrease cool-down time between experiments; typical reduction of total test time is >20%, which consequently increases laboratory throughput. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Health Bars - A Confectionary Challenge

January 22, 2016

Sensory Experience Manufacturers of health bars want their customer to feel that the eating experience can be as exciting as a scrumptious chocolate candy bar. Therefore the ingredients that they use for flavorings and mouth feel must produce a similar sensory experience. The important physical test parameters in evaluating new formulations for health bars are texture and viscosity. Texture... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Rheometer Accessory enables complete MR fluid characterization.

October 1, 2015

Available for Discovery Hybrid Rheometer, Magneto-Rheology Accessory is used for complete rheological characterization of magneto-rheological (MR) fluids under controlled temperature, deformation, and magnetic field up to 1 Tesla. Functionality specifically enables parallel plate and cone-plate rheological measurements under influence of controlled field at temperatures up to 170°C. This benefits scientists developing and optimizing MR fluids as well as devices that use them. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Touch Rheometer offers Automatic Gap Setting feature.

July 31, 2015

Operating in both controlled stress and controlled rate modes, RST-CPS Touch™ Cone/Plate Rheometer features Automatic Spindle Recognition System that utilizes barcode on spindle shaft to identify spindle's cone diameter, angle, and truncation value. Rheometer reads barcode and then automatically sets gap to proper truncation value for consistent, repeatable measurements. Instrument includes LCD touchscreen with graphical display, 11 memory slots, and quick-connect coupling. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Flow Microscopy Measurement System offers precise control.

June 10, 2015

Mounted directly to Discovery Hybrid Rheometer, Modular Microscope Accessory (MMA) enables simultaneous high-resolution optical microscopy with precise control and measurement of flow. Counter-rotating stage operates in conjunction with rotating upper plate to establish stagnation plane which aids qualitative and quantitative image analysis. System provides temperature-controlled microscopy at magnifications up to 100X and may be operated in bright field, fluorescent, or polarized light. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Rheometer/Viscometer facilitate use via wizard-based software.

April 30, 2015

DV2T Viscometer and DV3T Rheometer support RheocalcT Software v1.2.19, which runs on Windows® 8/7/Vista/XP and offers Test Wizard for accelerating and facilitating setup of such tests as time to stop, time to torque, speed ramp/shear rate ramp, and temperature profiling. In addition to creating Thix Index Test or curing test to automatically reduce speed at preset torque values, Test Wizard can create and run Yield Stress Test and promotes compatibility via import/export functions. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Freeman Technology Demonstrates a Return on Investment at ACHEMA 2015

April 17, 2015

Freeman Technology, the powder characterisation specialists, will be exhibiting the FT4 Powder Rheometer®, a universal powder tester, at ACHEMA 2015 (Frankfurt, Germany; 15-19 June 2015), and will be distributing the recently released booklet ‘The Value of Powder Testing’. Visitors will have the opportunity to discuss their individual powder processing challenges with the Freeman... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Rheometer System helps optimize chocolate flow properties.

April 1, 2015

Suitable for testing chocolate samples, DV3T Rheometer, Small Sample Adapter, and Circulating Water Bath allow confectioners to maintain precise temperature control during testing, assuring reproducible comparisons. System determines Plastic Viscosity, which accurately predicts resistance to flow in pumping, moving, or mixing situations. In addition, Casson Yield Value measures amount of force (shear) that is necessary to get chocolate to start moving. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Freeman Technology to Present "Evaluating the Design Space for the Batch Manufacture of an OTC Medicine" at IFPAC 2015

December 17, 2014

Tim Freeman, President of Freeman Technology Inc., will present “Evaluating the Design Space for the Batch Manufacture of an OTC Medicine” at IFPAC 2015. The presentation will show how a Quality by Design approach to wet granulation requires manufacturers to fully understand the relationships between processing variables, including powder/granule properties, and Critical Quality... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Perfecting Printing Ink Performance Malvern Analytical Systems Deliver Essential Data to Domino

November 12, 2014

Malvern, UK –  Analytical systems from Malvern Instruments are now used routinely to advance inkjet formulation at Domino Printing Sciences plc in the UK, one of the world's leading printing technology companies. Malvern's Viscotek TDAmax,  Zetasizer Nano and m-VROCi systems deliver the essential molecular weight, structure, particle size and rheological information used by... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Malvern Instruments Satisfies Appetites for High-end food R&D with Exhibition at FoodTech 2014

October 8, 2014

Malvern, UK –  Malvern Instruments will demonstrate how the Kinexus rotational rheometer and Mastersizer 3000 laser diffraction particle sizing system enable smarter, faster and more effective strategies for food development at FoodTech Processing Packaging. The conference takes place at MCH Messecenter Herning, Denmark, from 28 to 30 October 2014. Malvern's food characterization experts... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Powders Exhibition and Education High on Freeman Technology Agenda for May 2014

April 1, 2014

PTXi 2014: Booth #2835 Tewkesbury, UK: Early May provides two opportunities to meet with the Freeman Technology team and learn how the latest advances in powder testing can help solve processing and handling problems. Freeman Technology's US team will be showcasing the capabilities of the FT4 Powder Rheometer® at the PTXi/Powder & Bulk Solids show in Rosemont IL, from 6-8 May 2014. At the... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Malvern Instruments at Analytica 2014

March 18, 2014

Malvern Instruments shows how complementary technologies solve analytical challenges from biopharm to bulk materials   Hall A1 Stand 227 Malvern, UK – Malvern Instruments growing range of analytical instrumentation now includes extended solutions for characterization at the nanoscale and an expanded portfolio for those working in preformulation and formulation development in the... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

New Partnership Between Malvern Instruments and RheoSense Brings m-VROCi to Industrial Markets

March 7, 2014

Malvern, UK: Malvern Instruments Ltd (Malvern, UK) has announced an exclusive global distribution agreement with RheoSense, Inc. (San Ramon, CA, USA) to promote, market, sell and support the VROC product range into industrial applications. The agreement enables Malvern to add the m-VROCi, microfluidic Viscometer/Rheometer On a Chip, to its existing portfolio of rotational and capillary... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Touchscreen Rheometers operate in controlled stress/rate modes.

March 6, 2014

Used for making rheological measurements, whether it is single point viscosity for QC or complete flow curve analysis for R&D, RST Series operates in both controlled stress and controlled rate modes. Products can perform all viscoelastic modulus, yield stress, viscosity vs. shear rate profile, thixotropy calculation, creep behavior, recovery after flow, and temperature sensitivity tests. Models include RST-CPS Cone Plate, RST-CC Coaxial Cylinder, and RST-SST Soft Solids Tester Rheometers. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

Rugged Touchscreen Rheometers support 21 CFR compliance option.

February 28, 2014

Used for making rheological measurements, whether it’s single-point viscosity for QC or complete flow curve analysis for R&D, RST Series can perform viscoelastic modulus, yield stress, viscosity vs. shear rate profile, thixotropy calculation, creep behavior, recovery after flow, and temperature sensitivity tests. RST-CPS Cone Plate Rheometer, RST-CC Coaxial Cylinder Rheometer, and RST-SST Soft Solids Tester Rheometer operate in both controlled stress and controlled rate modes. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Freeman Technology Highlights the FT4 Powder Rheometer® for Process Development at Interphex 2014

February 26, 2014

Interphex 2014: Booth #2336 Tewkesbury, UK: Visitors to Interphex 2014 (International Pharmaceutical Expo, 18-20 March, New York City) will have the opportunity to discover how the unique capabilities of the FT4 Powder Rheometer® from Freeman Technology support the development of continuous pharmaceutical manufacturing processes. In addition to discussing the latest developments in... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Freeman Technology and GEA Pharma Systems Collaborate to Advance Continuous Manufacturing for Pharma

February 5, 2014

Tewkesbury, UK – Freeman Technology, a global provider of powder testing instruments, and GEA Pharma Systems, a company that specialises in the design and development of processing solutions for the pharmaceutical industry, are collaborating to advance the application of continuous wet granulation and drying technology in the pharmaceutical industry. The work involves Freeman... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

Freeman Technology Shows Latest Applications for FT4 Powder Rheometer® at PITTCON 2014

January 9, 2014

Tewkesbury, UK: Powder characterisation specialists from Freeman Technology will be at PITTCON 2014 (March 2-6 2014, McCormick Place, Chicago) where the company is exhibiting the FT4 Powder Rheometer®. Firmly established as the most comprehensive powder characterisation system available, the FT4 Powder Rheometer is used across many industrial sectors, from pharmaceuticals to bulk powders. The... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

LPW Technology Invests in FT4 Powder Rheometer to Optimise Metal Powders for Additive Manufacture

December 27, 2013

Tewkesbury, UK: LPW Technology, a leading supplier of optimised metal powders for high end additive manufacturing (AM) applications, is using the FT4 Powder Rheometer® from Freeman Technology to research new powders and exert control over product performance. LPW Technology develops and supplies customised metal powders for high performance, functional component manufacture, supplying, amongst... Read More