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Thwing-Albert Instrument Company
ALFIL Equipos y Servicios S.A. is the sales representative of Thwing-Albert Instrument Company, providing technical support to the equipment as well as to their operators. Please contact us to help you to choose the most adequate equipment for your specific testing needs.

Thwing-Albert Instrument Company is one of the leading US manufacturers of advanced testing instrumentation. For over a century, T-A has provided proven testing equipment and has earned a reputation as a foremost authority on physical testing standards. Research laboratories and quality control departments worldwide confidently rely on T-A's affordable precision instruments to develop and produce high quality products.

Since the introduction of its first tensile tester, Thwing-Albert has taken advantage of technological advancements in order to provide industry with some of the most sophisticated instrumentation available. With the introduction of the first microprocessor-based tensile tester in the late seventies, and with continuous improvements based on cutting edge technology, T-A has maintained its leadership position. In addition to its role in the development of instrumentation, T-A has also worked closely with ASTM and TAPPI in the creation of testing standards.

ALFIL S.A. distributes the instruments manufactured by T-A listed below; for details about them, click on the respective name. T-A also export third parties’ instrument; they can be seen here.
Equipment Used for Remarks
EJA Vantage-1   (1 kN)
EJA Vantage-2   (2 kN)  ¡¡ New !!
EJA Vantage-5   (5 kN)
EJA Vantage-10   (10 kN)

QC-3A
Tensile, compression, peel, burst, coefficient  of friction, trapezoidal tearing, etc. tests Universal Testing Machines

EJA Vantage: Computarized
QC-3A:  Electronic
Elmendorf ProTear
Elmendorf ProTear Heavy Duty
Elmendorf tearing tests Electronic and mechanical models
ProGage Thickness of paper, board, and plastic films Electronic, several ranges according to the materials
Friction Peel Tester 2255 ¡¡ New !! COF and Peel tests Electronic
PCA Score Bend Tester Bend force of scored board and opening force of boxes Electronic
Inkometer 1100   !! New !! Measurement of "tack" of inks Electronic
QuickPeek Color Proofing Kit Inks color proofing Manual
Alfa Sample Cutter 240-10
Alfa Sample Cutter 240-7B
Cutting Samples  -  Shapes 240-10  Electrohydraulic
240-7B  Pneumatic
JDC Precision Sample Cutter Cutting Samples  -  Ribbons Manual  -  Diverse widths
Handle-O-Meter "Handle" of flexible sheets Electronic
ZDT Z-Directional Tensile Tester Adhesion force of fibers in papers Computarized
Tissue Burst Tester Burst of tissues Computarized