Bond Strength Testing Lab Services
TENSILE TESTING LAB SERVICES FOR POLYMERS, COMPOSITES, AND PLASTICS
IMR's performs tensile testing on polymers and composites in a climate controlled lab to ASTM, ISO and manufacturer specifications. has tensile testing load frame capabilities from 1 lb. up to 27,000 lbs. for mechanical testing, using a wide variety of grips and extensometry. If needed, IMR also has the capabilities to apply strain gages to determine Poisson’s ratio.
IMR performs a large variety of physical, mechanical, and chemical testing methods to help manufacturers in the aerospace, transportation, and medical device industries verify material properties for critical applications.
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POLYMER CHARACTERIZATION SERVICES
Brookfield Rotational Viscosity
Coefficient of Expansion
Coefficient of Friction
Compressive Properties (-240ºF to 660ºF)
Dynamic Mechanical Analysis (DMA)
Flammability (UL94, FMVSS 302, ISO 3795, SAE J369, ASTM D5132)
Flexural Properties (-240ºF to 660ºF)
Gloss (ASTM D523, D4039)
Hardness Testing (Barcol, Durometer/Shore)
Heat Deflection by TMA (E2092)
Lap Shear Testing
Melt Flow Rate/Index
TENSILE TESTING ACCREDITATIONS
- ASTM D 3039
- ASTM D 638
- ASTM D 412
- ASTM C 297 (Flatwise tensile)
- ASTM D 3518 (±45°shear)
SHEAR TENSILE ACCREDITATIONS
ASTM D 1002 (Lapshear)
ASMT D 5656 (thick adherend lap shear)
ASTM D 3528 (double lap shear)
Click here for a complete list of accreditations and certifications for all IMR Test Labs locations.