flexometer


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flexometer

[flek′säm·əd·ər]
(engineering)
An instrument for measuring the flexibility of materials.
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When the flexometer test was finished, the final compression set and internal temperature change in every sample were measured.
Manual of instruction for Leighton flexometer. Spokane, WA: Leighton Flexometer, Inc., 1987.
The Leighton flexometer was used by Micheli and associates to evaluate hip external rotation in 25 pre-professional ballet dancers (gender not specified).
Instrumentation: Analysis equipment, curemeters/rheometers, testers and testing equipment--thermal analysis and thermal properties measurement instruments and testing services; featuring the new highest-force dynamic mechanical (DMA / DMTA) testing instruments; Netzsch-Gabo Eplexor and Qualimeter, flexometers for measurement of thermal fatigue of rubber, testing instruments for measurement of the dynamic durometer hardness or adhesive properties (autohesion) such as rubber compounds before vulcanization; thermal analyzers for polymer analysis including DSC, TGA, STA (DSC-TGA) and TMA with coupling to FTIR, MS and GC-MS for analysis of evolved gases; thermal conductivity by guarded hot plate and the laser flash method
Compression fatigue was determined following ASTM D623 using a BFGoodrich Flexometer.
Gabo Qualimeter Testanlagen GmbH Ahlden Lower Saxony 29693 Germany 49 5164-8019-0 Fax:49 5164-8019-30 Website: www.gabo.com Email: info@gabo.com Instrumentation: Dynamic mechanic thermal materials testing systems (DMA/ DMTS/DMTA), flexometer 'Gabometer' (according to Goodrich flexometer) Services offered: Contract service
Uncured specimens for the drum abrader, flexometer and Zwick rebound tests were prepared by cutting disks from flat sheets and plying up sufficient layers to fill the cavities in multi-cavity molds for curing.
1000NT) Rheological properties Rheometer (Alpha Technologies MDR 2000) Processing behaviors Mooney viscometer (MV2000) Stress-strain properties Zwick tensile testing machine (Model Z010) Hardness Durometer A hardness testing machine Abrasion resistance DIN abrader (Zwick) Heat build-up Goodrich Flexometer (Model II--BF Goodrich) Cut growth testing DeMattia flex tester-- F36 (H.W.
Instrumentation: Dynamic mechanical thermal materials testing systems (DMA/DMTS/DMTA) and flexometer Gabometer (according to Goodrich flexometer)