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November 14, 2023
Instron is excited to announce the release of the Precision Specimen Loader, an innovative solution that improves the operator’s accuracy, safety, and efficiency when performing mechanical testing on thin film and foil specimens. Designed to address the unique challenges associated with handling delicate specimens, this device has the potential to transform the way researchers and operators approach their work.
October 24, 2022
Instron excited to announce the release of Instron Connect, the latest support solution designed to rapidly troubleshoot issues and answer your technical questions.
May 18, 2022
Dynatup 9200 and Fractovis 6785 transition into Phase 4 (no Support) from June 30th, 2022. Migrate to the 9400 Series Drop Weight Impact Tester.
May 17, 2022
Instron is excited to announce the release of TrendTracker, a module in Bluehill Central designed to accelerate the data analysis workflow of your single or multi-location materials testing laboratories. An intuitive interface allows you to quickly search, display, and analyze results over time and across multiple samples and test systems.
January 24, 2022
Instron presenta nuovi sistemi di test universali delle Serie 3400 e 6800 con capacità comprese tra 100 kN e 300 kN
Instron presenta nuovi modelli a pavimento ad alta capacità di forza per le Serie 3400 e 6800 di sistemi di test universali. Incorporando tutte le più recenti caratteristiche e funzionalità, i nuovi modelli a pavimento aggiungono nuove prestazioni e durata per test ad alta forza di metalli, leghe avanzate, compositi, materiali da costruzione e altri materiali ad alta resistenza.
December 22, 2021
Instron's response to the Log4j vulnerability.
December 06, 2021
Instron releases Bluehill Central, a networked lab management solution for Bluehill Universal software. Bluehill Central allows lab managers to remotely manage all test systems running Bluehill Universal, regardless of the number of systems or their location in the world.
March 01, 2021
Instron recently participated in a Round Robin test program lead by the National Physical Laboratory to support the development of a new ISO standard for the through-thickness testing of polymer composite materials. The new standard is ISO NP 20975-1 “Fiber-Reinforced Plastic Composites - Determination of Laminate Through-Thickness Properties, Part 1: Specimen Designs for Direct Tension and Compression Tests”.
February 22, 2021
Instron is excited to announce the launch of the Torsion Add-On 3.0 for universal testing systems. Recently redesigned to take advantage of the latest functionality offered by the new Instron 6800 Series, this system now offers a simpler, safer, and more intuitive user experience.
January 25, 2021
Instron is excited to announce the launch of Remote Technical Support (RTS), a revolutionary new service capability designed to make it easier to diagnose and fix technical issues with your Instron testing system as well as help you stay current with calibrations and software/firmware updates.
October 20, 2020
In response to social distancing guidelines surrounding COVID-19, Instron has launched Virtual Training classes – live, instructor led training courses designed to simulate the traditional classroom learning experience without having to leave your home or office.
September 09, 2020
Instron continues to provide free remote training opportunities to students and teachers impacted by COVID-19
As schools, colleges, and universities transition to an online model during these challenging times, Instron will be offering FREE access to our Introduction to Materials Testing course to all students and professors.