Digital Elmendorf Tear Tester with TestWise™
TestWise for ElmaTear packages results and sends them directly to your computer, where you can edit, add more detail, create a bar graph or save to PDF. This makes analysing results quick and easy.
Increased blade efficiency, for more accurate cutting and increased wear resistance - to maximise your investment.
An extensive list of pre-loaded standards, organised by sample type, with options to amend or create new ones. Test parameters are pre-set to minimise downtime between testing.
Comprehensive reporting function that displays length and width results from the same specimen at the same time.
Range warnings are given if results fall within the upper or lower end of the scale, and a different pendulum is recommended.
Woven textiles such as shirts and trousers, nonwoven textiles such as surgical gowns
Plastic products such as document wallets, food packaging and films
Paper products including envelopes, brochure pages and banknotes
Heavier textiles such as denim
|Conditioned atmosphere recommended||Yes|
|Space requirements||Depth 61.7cm|
|Approximate net weight||60kg|
|Power||85 to 264V AC 50/60Hz|
|Single Phase 0.5 / 1 A 60 W|
|Read our Frequently Asked Questions and download the Operators Guide for ElmaTear Elmendorf Tear Tester||KnowledgeHub|
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ElmaTear is James Heal’s intelligent digital Elmendorf tear tester. It is specificially designed to test the strength of woven & non-woven textiles, paper, film and even heavy textiles such as leather & denim. The Elmendorf tear test applies a force to a material that already contains a partial fracture or rupture in order to bring the material to a complete failure.
The ElmaTear blade is coated in Titanium nitride to prevent rusting and ensuring repeatable and reliable results. ElmaTear is supplied with everything needed to complete a tear test, including:
TestWise for ElmaTear packages the results of the tear test and sends them directly to a computer. The user then has the option to edit and add more detail to the test results. TestWise can also be used as an archiving tool to keep a record of all previous test results.