Testing Machines, Inc.

40 McCullough Drive, 19720 New Castle
United States of America

Telephone +1 302 6135600
Fax +1 302 6135619
info@testingmachines.com

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interpack 2017 hall map (Hall 12): stand C04-5

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Our range of products

Product categories

  • 03  Machines and equipment for the production of confectionery (Chocolate confectionery, sugar confectionary, gum)
  • 03.03  Operating and auxiliary equipment for the production of confectionery (Chocolate confectionery, sugar confectionary, gum)
  • 03.03.05  Operating and auxiliary equipment for the production of confectionery / Laboratory equipment

Operating and auxiliary equipment for the production of confectionery / Laboratory equipment

Our products

Product category: Operating and auxiliary equipment for the production of confectionery / Laboratory equipment

Ink Rub Tester

Designed to measure scuffing or rubbing resistance. Several tests can be performed including dry rub-the amount of transfer ink from one dry surface to another, wet rub-the amount of transfer of ink from wetted surface to another, wet bleed or transfer-ink transfer to a water-saturated blotter, wet smear-similar to wet bleed with the addition or rub cycles, functional rub/wet rub-smear or transfer tests using a liquid other than water and hot abrasion. An optional heated weight provides a uniform test for evaluating "hot abrasion" resistance of printed cartons, rub test for labels etc.

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Product category: Operating and auxiliary equipment for the production of confectionery / Laboratory equipment

Coefficient of Friction Tester

A friction tester, also called a coefficient-of-friction (COF) tester, makes a measurement of a sheet-like substrate such as paper, corrugated, plastic film or paperboard which determines the angle of inclination at which one substrate affixed to a sled will begin to slide/slip against the surface of another substrate of a similar material.

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Product category: Operating and auxiliary equipment for the production of confectionery / Laboratory equipment

Digital Basis Weight Scale

The Digital Basis Weight Scale is a microprocessor controlled balance specifically programmed to display a virtually instantaneous reading of basis weight. Models for Lbs per 1000 sq. ft and grams per square meter (GSM).

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About us

Company details

The TMI Group of Companies is a multi-national organization that manufactures and markets physical property testing instruments focused on the packaging, paper, pulp, plastic film, foil, ink, coatings, nonwovens, adhesives, and corrugated industries.

The TMI Group has a network of sales and service offices and agents throughout the United States and in over 50 countries, providing service and calibration to customers worldwide.


The company headquarters is located in New Castle, Delaware, USA, in a state-of-the-art green energy building which features 160 solar panels, geo-thermal heating and cooling, and LED lighting.

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Company data

Target groups
  • Food
  • Pharmaceuticals