Capabilities: Characterisation of delicate structures in fluids of any viscosity, polymer melts, solids, and reactive materials.

Uses: Typical materials that can be tested include: thermoplastics, thermosets, elastomers, caulks and adhesives, solid polymers, asphalt binders, and oils and greases. Rheometer.png

Equipment Make: TA Instruments 

Equipment Model: AR 2000ex 

Problem addressed: New materials development, materials selection, performance prediction, competitive evaluation, consistency monitoring, vendor certification, troubleshooting.

Advantages: Peltier plate base with temperature range of 0 to 200°C. Environmental test chamber with a temperature range of -160 to 600°C