Lloyd Instruments designs, manufactures and is a recognized world supplier of universal materials testing machines and polymer test equipment. Also suppliers of the Chatillon® range of force gauges and force measurement instruments.
Lloyd Instruments test machines and material testing software are designed to determine the physical and mechanical properties of raw materials, components and structures, as well as the performance of finished goods. Our instruments are used in diverse industries including plastics, packaging, medical devices, pharmaceutical, electronic components, textiles, metals, composites, paper, building materials and much more for applications in production testing, quality control, laboratory testing, research and in universities.
Lloyd Instruments year's of experience in designing and producing materials testing machines is complemented by it’s dedication to provide its customers with expert applications expertise and comprehensive technical support, service and training options. Lloyd Instruments has sales office and distributors in most countries and is also an ISO 9001:2000 registered company including ISO TickIT registration for its materials testing software. The company is part of AMETEK, Inc., a global US manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices.
Lloyd Instruments products include:
Materials Testing Machines
Lloyd Instruments materials testing systems are used widely across manufacturing in a production, quality control and research environment, by independent laboratories, research associations and in higher education.
Typical industries using our test equipment include plastics, packaging, medical devices, automotive component suppliers, textilies, composites and metals. Products include:
- Material Testing Machines (up to 150 kN, 33722 lbf)
- Material Testing Analysis and Control Software
- Thermal Cabinets
- Grips & Fixtures
- Safety Shields
- Software Customisation Service
Our texture analysis instruments are used by food scientists and QC departments to determine the textural properties of bakery and dairy products, confectionery, fruit and vegetables, snack foods, meat, poultry and seafood.
Systems are installed throughout the world in food processing plants, product development and research laboratories and in universities teaching food science courses.
- Texture Analysers (up to 1 kN, 225 lbf)
- Texture Analysis Probes and Fixtures
- Software for Texture Profile Analysis
Davenport™ Polymer Testing Products
Davenport polymer test instruments are used in the polymer processing industry typically in blow moulding, film blowing, thermoforming, extrusion and injection moulding. They include:
- PET intrinsic viscosity (IV) measurement instruments
- Density Gradient Column
Material Testing Equipment Manufacturer<br />
Manufacturer of Texture Analysers