Torque Tester

Torque Tester is suitable to measure :

  • Application (Opening) & Removal (Closing) Torque of
    • Regular Screwed Closures.
    • Push-n-Twist (Child Resistant) Closures.
  • Bridge Breaking Strength of Pilfer-proof (ROPP) caps.
  • Hinge-Twist test on Flip Top Caps.

A torque test for bottle closures is a quality control and safety assessment procedure commonly used in the packaging industry, particularly for products like bottles, jars, and other containers with screw caps or closures. This test measures the amount of force required to open or close a bottle closure.

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Description

Torque Tester for Caps & Closures

This is an instrument designed to test :

      • Application (Opening) & Removal (Closing) Torque of
        • Regular Screwed Closures.
        • Push-n-Twist (Child Resistant) Closures.
      • Bridge Breaking Strength of Pilfer-proof (ROPP) caps.
      • Hinge-Twist test on Flip Top Caps.

Technical Specifications of Torque Tester :

      • Digital Model with Backlit LCD Display
      • Optional facility to capture test data on to the PC directly through the software and generate PDF test & calibration reports.
      • With Universal Bottle Holder to enable holding of bottle samples of 25 – 125mm OD. (Smaller / Larger addon grip options are also available).
      • Peak hold facility for registration of maximum closing / opening torque.
      • Auto-Calibration facility for user-friendly calibration.
      • Choice of Measurement units : Kgcm / Lbin / Nm / Ncm (User settable from Menu)

Capacity :              50        Kgcm               (~ 43 Lbin)
Working Range :   5 – 50   Kgcm               (~ 4 – 43 Lbin)
Least count :         0.01     Kgcm               (0.01 Lbin)
Accuracy :             0.25     Kgcm               (0.22 Lbin)

Includes :

1) Basic Machine with Universal Bottle Holder.

2) Calibration Kit with Pan. 

Excludes :

1) Calibration weights (0.5 + 0.5 + 1 + 1 Kg = Total 3 Kg)

Optional Accessories for Torque Tester :

1) Addon Fixture for Small Dia bottles (10-25mm)

2) Addon Fixture for Large Dia bottles (125-200 mm)

3) Squeeze Tube Mandrels / Inserts.

  • Individual mandrels are required for every specific Inner Diameter
  • Please specify diameter of the tube while ordering.
  • Suitable for testing of Laminated / Co-Extruded / Aluminum Collapsible Tubes.

DQ/IQ/OQ Documentation are supplied with certain models of Torque Tester.

RS-232 Data Cable with USB-Serial Convertor are supplied with certain models of Torque Tester.

Software Options of Torque Tester :    

      • No Software
      • Regular Software (Not 21-CFR-11 Compliant)
      • 21-CFR-11 Compliant Software (Vantage Torque).

Warranty :                  12 Months (Ex-Factory)

Utilities Required for Torque Tester :

      1. Power Supply (Current : Max 5 Amps) :
        • For India (Domestic Model) : 230 Volts A.C., 50 Hz. Clean power.
        • For Outside India (Export Model) : As per your country’s power rating.
      2. Calibration weights : 3 Kg (5 + 0.5 + 1 + 1 Kg)
      3. Desktop / Laptop PC (Intel Core i3, 4gb RAM, Win10 OS, 1080p Monitor) or higher. (For models with software)

Download Torque Tester Datasheet

Video of Penetrability Tester

Additional information

Region

India, Outside India

Industry

FMCG / Food / Beverage (Non-Pharma), Pharmaceutical

Series

M50

Software

No Software, Regular Software (Not 21-CFR-11 Compliant), 21-CFR-11 Compliant Software

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