emtec Electronic sells 300th TSA softness analyzer

Recently, Leipzig, Germany-based emtec Electronic GmbHsold the 300th version of itsTSA softness analyzer. The device is now used in 48 countries around the world.

The company says the TSAanalyzer enables an objectiveand reliable evaluation of thesoftness, roughness and stiffness of fabrics. From thesethree parameters, an over-allhand-feel value can be calculated, adapted to a certain market or product and used inquality control. The advantageof the three single parametersappears in a huge amount ofchances in the optimization ofthe production and convertingprocesses and in the development of new products with certain haptic properties.

Included in the softnessmeasurement is the measurement of the viscoelastic, elasticand plastic properties, whichare represented by the elasticity, plasticity and hysteresis.With an extra module, the compressibility can be measured.

emtec Electronic, www.emtex-electronic.de

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