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Posted On Dec 08, 2016

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Growth of ITW Young Professionals Network in Europe

Instron Applications Engineers Maeve Higham and Alessandro Zazzarelli sat down for an interview to share their great work for Europe’s Young Professionals Network. This newly established cohort is gathering across Europe and supporting the rising talent of Illinois Tool Works (ITW), Instron’s parent company.

Posted On Dec 04, 2016

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Today’s Biomaterials Testing and Characterization

Instron Biomedical Market Manager Elayne Gordonov recently reviewed the state of biomaterials testing and characterization with Advanced Materials & Processes (AM&P) Magazine.

Posted On Dec 01, 2016

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Gage Repeatability and Reliability: Ensuring Accurate Test Results for Measurement Systems

In a recent Quality Magazine article, Instron Applications Manager Morgan Galaznik and Biomedical Market Manager Elayne Gordonov discuss the importance of material selection when designing a GR&R study.

Posted On Nov 14, 2016

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The Future of Fatigue Testing in the Automobile Industry

We have participated in an interview for Quality Magazine on the topic of fatigue testing in the automobile industry.

Posted On Nov 01, 2016

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Metals Market Reacts to Material Trends

Learn how the metals market is reacting to competitive forces and what trends are on the horizon.

Posted By Elayne (Schneebacher) Gordonov

 Oct 11, 2016

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More Than 40 Million People Depend on Contact Lenses

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), more than 40 million people in the United States alone wear contact lenses. Globally, this number grows, making contact lenses one of the most widely used medical devices in the world.

Posted On Sep 21, 2016

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Plastics Analysis for Automotive Applications

How do we select the right material that provides the best perfomance and the highest quality? Instron recently published an article in Quality Magazine highlighting plastics testing and how it relates to Automotive applications.

Posted On Sep 07, 2016

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Why Measure Strain Optically?

Published in Quality Magazine, read our article on the advantages of optical strain measurement.

Posted By Courtney Coyle

 Aug 31, 2016

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What Value Does ISO 9001 Add?

At Instron®, we recognize the importance and the impact of your test results.  When used in an R&D application, our equipment is helping you make business decisions about new processes or new materials.  In a QC setting, we understand that our customers sometimes use our equipment for acceptance testing on an entire lot of production material.  If the results from our equipment is not accurate, or if our equipment does not perform as expected, we understand the impact on your business.  With this understanding and our desire to exceed your expectations, Instron’s quality management system stands above our competitors.

Posted On Aug 25, 2016

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Custom Fixture for Plastic Drinkware

To test true-to-use situations, leading plastics manufacturer seeks custom solution for testing plastic drinkware.

Posted On Aug 17, 2016

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Olympic Edge: Optimizing Athletic Equipment

With the 2016 Rio Olympics underway, Elayne Gordonov, Biomedical Market Manager, recently published an article in AM&P Magazine highlighting mechanical testing and how it relates to athletic equipment and biomaterials.

Posted By Jola Balboa

 Aug 03, 2016

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Custom Solution for Testing in Extreme Environments

Custom solution used to allow testing in extreme environments, ensuring longevity of the system and flexibility in testing.