Leak Testers

Food Processing & Preparation, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Oxygen Permeation Tester suits ultra-high barrier materials.

May 12, 2016

Capable of handling broad range of flexible materials, including all plastic as well as foil and metallized structures, OX-TRAN® Model 2/22 10X System accurately and repeatedly measures film barriers to 5x10-4 cc/(m2 x day) at precise temperature and relative humidity conditions. Oxygen transmission rate test instrument, compliant with ASTM D3985, provides fully automated testing, intuitive touchscreen navigation, and automatic maintenance of RH, temperature, pressure, and flow. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Test & Measuring Instruments

Oxygen Permeation Analyzer targets high-barrier applications.

November 19, 2015

Engineered to measure oxygen transmission rates for high-barrier materials and packages, OX-TRAN® Model 2/22 L is suited for food, pharmaceutical, medical device, and resin producers who want to push shelf life envelope. Barrier films can be accurately measured down to 0.005 cc/(m2 • day). Automation features include RH, temperature, pressure, flow, and testing. When testing film with unknown characteristics, auto test feature determines optimal parameters and conducts test to completion. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Aclara Leads Fight against Drought in California with Advanced Metering Infrastructure and Leak Detection Technologies

August 19, 2015

ST. LOUIS – After five punishing years, drought conditions have reached critical mass in California and much of the western United States, with Golden State utilities scrambling to meet government mandates for 25 percent reductions in water usage. Aclara®, a leader in smart infrastructure technology for water, gas and electric utilities, leads the fight against the drought with solutions... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Leak Location System aids production, repair loop applications.

July 16, 2015

Offered as benchtop combo package, atmospheric leak location system integrates TracerMate CS charge gas system and INFICON Sentrac hydrogen leak detector. TracerMate instrument, utilizing internal pneumatics for part evacuation and backfill, initiates and manages testing sequences. Detected leaks are reported by leak rate volume, audible alert, and color status light. At end of test cycle, TracerMate re-evacuates and vents part to control Hydrogen background for future test cycles. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Water Leak Detector sensor listens for water from cracked pipe.

June 25, 2015

With maximized sound amplification, Gen-Ear LE® can pinpoint water leaks in residential and commercial water lines under concrete, asphalt, or tile. Handheld amplifier fits in operator&#39;s palm and provides noise-free amplification with built-in preset audio filters, while headphones with noise cancellation features block out interference from surrounding ambient noise. Probe rods, magnetic attachment, and Sound Amplification Module address specific areas of use.<br /> Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Plumbing Leak Detector protects buildings from water damage.

June 19, 2015

Used in residential/commercial buildings, WaterCopPRO Integrated stops leaks when they are first detected in order to mitigate loss from water damage. Strategically located wireless sensors communicate with indoor shutoff valve, while centralized monitoring and control panel provides access to system status, integration with third-party security systems, and optional Wi-Fi® module. Incorporating automatic water shut-off valve into automation system proactively stops potential flooding. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

New Inspection Technologies for Higher Product Quality and Safety

May 21, 2015

Bosch expands inspection portfolio • KHS 1: new high-end headspace leak detection platform from Bosch • AIM 3 reliably combines visual inspection and high-voltage leak detection • Cooperation with Lighthouse Instruments for best-in-class container closure integrity testing Frankfurt/Main, Germany – At Achema 2015, Bosch Packaging Technology showcases two new pharmaceutical... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Lighthouse and Bosch Announce Strategic Partnership

May 19, 2015

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Lighthouse Instruments, LLC, a world leader in laser test and measurement systems for pharmaceutical process monitoring, today announced a strategic business partnership with Robert Bosch, GmbH to develop and distribute a new machine series for container closure integrity (CCI) testing using Lighthouse's laser headspace analysis (HSA) technology. The first machine... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Leak and Flow Test Instrument concurrently conducts up to 4 tests.

April 30, 2015

With accuracy stemming from multi-point factory calibration, pressure transducers, flow sensors, and 40 million cycle valve manifolds, Sentinel Blackbelt Pro measures pressure, vacuum, and flow. Unit integrates eight 24-bit ADCs: 4 to measure test pressure/pressure drop and 4 to measure flow sensor output during flow test. Along with data tracking, auto calibration, and color touchscreen, features include USB, Ethernet, and RS-232 communication and on-board memory for last 1,000,000 tests. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Helium Leak Detector features tablet-style interface.

March 24, 2015

Equipped with 7 in. Android touchscreen display/controller, HELIOT 900 features fast pumping speed of 5 L/sec to detect small leaks of helium or hydrogen quickly. Unit has multiple valve design, providing sensitivity of 10&ndash;12 Torr-L/s. Internal monitoring of error and alarm conditions detect problems before damage occurs. Offered in 5 different models, HELIOT 900 is suited for automotive, air conditioning, refrigeration, electronics, semiconductor, industrial, and pharmaceutical industries. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Refrigerant Leak Detector has handheld form factor.

March 23, 2015

Designed with solid electrolyte semiconductor sensor, HHLT-2 can detect leaks of halogenated (chlorine- or fluorine-based) refrigerant gases. These include HFC, HFO, HC, HCFC, and CFC refrigerant blends as well as approved replacements R-22 and R-1234yf. CE-compliant unit, suited for chemical, laboratory, food, and HVAC applications, offers triple-redundant leak indication and 3 sensitivity levels. True mechanical pump draws in samples for increased sensitivity (0.05 oz/year to R-134a). Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Packaging Tester measures oxygen permeability.

January 30, 2015

With 3 integrated test cells, I-Oxtra 7700 Oxygen transmission Rate Testing System is designed to improve test efficiency and minimizes space requirements. System is designed according to ASTM D3985 (based on equal pressure method) as well as ASTM F2622, ASTM F1307, ASTM F1927, and ISO 15105-2. Film test ranges of 0.01&ndash;6,500 cm³&bull;d (standard) and 0.07&ndash;65,000 cm³&bull;d (optional) offer 0.001 cm³/m²&bull;d resolution, while package test range of 0.0001&ndash;60 cm³/m²&bull;d offers 0.00001 cm³/pkg&bull;d resolution. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Permeability Tester Measures Oxygen Performance of Contact Lenses

January 8, 2015

i-OXTRA 7600 Oxygen Transmission Rate Tester is designed to measure the oxygen transmission rate of various films including plastic films, plastic composite films, paper-plastic composite films, coextruded films, aluminized films, aluminum foil, aluminum composite films, and many others A: Install the package flange and fix it with 2 socket head screws and then tighten it with Allen wrench.... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

New Method is Used to Measure Water Vapor Permeability of Medicine Packages

December 10, 2014

In order to strengthen quality control of medicine package material, the State Food and Drug Administration has issued a series of new standards relating to medicine package material that can help package manufacturers produce products in accordance with medicine package requirement and can facilitate medicine enterprises to use the products. Electrolytic analysis method appears in some new... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Test Instrument measures sealing of flexible packages.

December 5, 2014

Based on positive pressure method, LSSD Leak and Seal Strength Detector can test whole and partial seal-leakage character of flexible packages such as caps, containers, and flexible tubes. Burst Test involves puffing air into packages to increase inside pressure until packages burst, while Creep Test keeps pressures inside packages for regulated period of time. With Creep to Failure Test, instrument increases pressures inside package bags to specified pressure and keeps it until packages leak. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Steam Trap Monitor operates wirelessly.

November 6, 2014

Featuring clamp-on design, STAPS Wireless delivers continuous, accurate monitoring and reporting of stream trap performance around plant without need to install cabling. There is no need for monitor to be checked manually, as head unit uses 2.4 GHz wireless technology to communicate performance details automatically back to central receiver. Data can then be interrogated using purpose-built STAPS software installed on user&#39;s PC. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Leak Test System compensates for thermal effects.

November 4, 2014

Available in low volume and high-flow manifold versions, 3520 Series Leak Test incorporates dual-stage, high-flow precision electronic regulator, which increases speed of fill for testing, regardless of volume, with repeatability to within millionths of 1 psi. System supports multiple test types and pressures with programmable electronic pressure and flow control. Unaffected by changes in atmospheric pressure, 3520 Series includes built-in self-checks and diagnostics. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

INFICON Shows Latest Leak Detection Technology at Auto Testing Expo

October 30, 2014

DETROIT – INFICON is showcasing three of the auto industry's most advanced leak detection systems at this year's Automotive Testing Expo (ATE) in the Detroit suburb of Novi. The company's HLD6000 Refrigerant Leak Detector, the Ecotec E3000 Multi-Gas Sniffer Leak Detector and Sensistor Sentrac® hydrogen leak tester will be on display at Booth #13029. The 12(th) annual ATE is a... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

INFICON Showcases Latest Leak Detection Technology at Assembly Show

October 30, 2014

CHICAGO – INFICON is showcasing three of the auto industry's most advanced leak detection systems at this year's Assembly Show (Oct. 28-30) in the Chicago suburb of Rosemont. The company's Sensistor Sentrac® hydrogen leak tester, the HLD6000 Refrigerant Leak Detector and the Ecotec E3000 Multi-Gas Sniffer Leak Detector will be on display at Booth #640 throughout the annual... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Analysis on the Permeability of Non-Oxygen Conventional Gases

October 15, 2014

Oxygen and water vapor are not the only factors that cause the products become deteriorated which packed in various types of packages. With the popularization of MAP package and CAP package, the permeability of those gases, which were not usually neglected (including some inert gases), should be taken into consideration in package testing. Oxygen and water vapor permeability test have been... Read More