Mold Flow Analysis

Mold Flow Analysis

Test Details Mold flow analysis provides customers increased knowledge of how their polymer compounds will perform in injection molding, extrusion and other processing...
Mixing Processability

Mixing Processability

Test Details The practice references the following details for mixing and compounding rubber materials: Types of compounding materials and weighing procedures Types of mixing equipment to be used and general mixing procedures Types of vulcanization equipment and...
Extrusion Flow Analysis

Extrusion Flow Analysis

Test Details This test method is designed to allow the observation of the appearance and contours of the extrusion. Rating systems are provided along with recipes for compounds of known extrusion characteristics. The utility of the test method for evaluating rubbers...
Rubber Process Analyzer (RPA)

Rubber Process Analyzer (RPA)

Rubber Process Analyzer Test Methods ACE’s RPA can be used to characterize a wide range of materials, including polymers, raw materials, basic, finished, and cured compounds, making it a versatile tool that can be used across industries. Its testing capabilities and...
Mooney Viscometer

Mooney Viscometer

Test Details There are a few valuable takeaways that can be achieved through running ASTM D1646. Running a material at a few different test temperatures provides viscosity values. Coupled with the stress relaxation characteristics taken away from this test, the...