Contract Laboratory has received the following Mechanical Laboratory Test Requests which need to be fulfilled! These Laboratory Test Requests are received from a variety of sources ranging from start-up companies to large, multinational Fortune 500 corporations, international organizations, well-respected universities and government agencies that are actively seeking Independent, Third-Party Mechanical Laboratories to perform their Mechanical Testing, Analysis, Assays, Product Development, Scientific Research Experiments, Inspections, Certifications, and Engineering Projects. If you are a Mechanical laboratory that would like more information on these Mechanical projects, please visit our registration page or call toll us free 1-855-377-6821.
Medical Device laboratory needed for physiochemical testing including thermal, mechanical and dynamic analysis to support the development of a new transdermal patch. Studies to include rheology measurements on native adhesive and the drug-in-adhesive formulation to assess changes in the visco-elastic properties of adhesive, elastic or storage modulus, viscous or loss modulus, ratio of viscous to elastic modulus, and intrinsic or complex viscosity.
Large corporation needs mechanical laboratory for torque testing 65 mm socket wrenches with a 3/4 drive for torsional impact to be rated for impact wrench use. The torque spec for the application is 700 lb-ft, and impact wrenches used on these tools could be rated up to 1,350 lb-ft in reverse.
Biomechanical / medical device laboratory needed for development of spinal implantable device manufactured with implantable grade PEEK and Titanium 3. The following testing is required:
1. Slippage test - the implant spikes or serration should be strong enough so that it should not slip from the two bones,
2. Load bearing test - the implant should be able to take the load of up to 5kg,
3. Compression test - the implant should not slip or crushed while its compressed by surgical instrument, and
4. Biocompatibility test - the implant should not react to human tissues while inside the human body permanently.
LONG-TERM TESTING Materials laboratory needed for ASTM physical, mechanical, and accelerated aging testing of polymer auto parts to car manufacturers specifications WSS-M2D496 (Ford), GMW 14196 (General Motors), MS-AY-549 (Chrysler-Fiat) including:
Density to ASTM D3574-16 Test A
Tensile Strength to ASTM D3574-16 Test E
Elongation at Break to ASTM D3574-16 Test E
Tear Strength to ASTM D624 Die C
Compression Set to ISO 1856 Method A
Compression Deflection Stress ISO 3386-1 +A1
Heat Aging to ASTM D3574-16 Test K, ISO 3386-1 +A1
Humidity Aging to ASTM D3574-16 Test J, ISO 3386-1 +A1
Dimensional Stability to WSS-M2D496, 3.5.10
Fogging to SAE J1756
Odor to FLTM BO 131-03 Variant B
Cold Flexibility to FLTM BN102-01 Method A
Solvent Resistance to WSS-M2D496
Flammability to ISO 3795
GMW 14196 Testing
Emissions per GMW 15634 (VOCs, SVOCs)
Emissions per GMW 15635 (Carbonyls)
Emissions per GMW 3205 (Odor)
Emissions per GMW 3235 (Fog)
Compression Force Deflection per ISO 3386-1 40% Compression
Mass per GMW 3182
Thickness per ISO 1923 or ISO 2589 depending on Type
Flammability per GMW 3232/FMVSS-302
MS-AY-549 Chrysler Fiat
Compression Deflection per ASTM D 3574-16 Test C 25% Compression
Aged Compression/Deflection Humidity Aged per ASTM D3574-16 Test C and J at 25% deflection
Aged Compression/Deflection Oven Aged per ASTM D3574-16 Test C and K at 25% deflection
Large company needs Optical Properties of 1 cm lenses tested for the following: Transmittance, Comatic Aberration, Veiling Glare Index, Lens Flare, Ghost, Halo (ISO 9358-1994), Lateral Chromatic Aberration, Longitudinal Chromatic Aberration and Reflection Ratio. Vibration and mechanical shock testing plus abrasion and high pressure water spray testing.
Large Custom Furniture Manufacturing Company needs laboratory for product durability testing for a Murphy Bed for 3FNE 99-583A compliance.Bed mechanisms shall be cycle tested by means of attaching a mechanical arm to the frame of the wall bed so that it continually lifts and lowers the bed from a use or horizontal position to stored or vertical position. During the course of testing, no maintenance, lubrication or alterations to the bed are permitted. Perform the cycle test by continually lifting and lowering the wall bed from the use/horizontal position to a stored/vertical position 10,000 times at a rate of 2 cycles per minute.
Materials Laboratory needed for Material characterization of metal with Polymer thinfilm
- Mechanical properties characterization of flat thin steel (0.1 x 5 x 30mm)
- Mechanical properties characterization of bent thin steel (0.1 x 5 x 30mm) down central axis
- SEM imaging and cross sectioning of of metal+polymer thin film for thinfilm measurement
Nanotechnology company needs materials laboratory for conducting studies on nanoparticles effect on the base polymers. polymer composite testing on various polymers, including PP, PE, Nylon, TPU, and others. In particular, we are interested to learn the mechanical performance (Tensile Strength, Izod Impact, Young's Modulus), Gas Permeability, Colorant Properties, Coefficient of Friction reduction, creep properties, thermal conductivity, and electrical conductivity polymer samples:
Melt Flow Index,
LONG TERM TESTING Materials Laboratory needed for Polyamide Tube testing to prove compliance with DIN73378, DIN74324-1 and SAEJ844 Many different tests covering material mechanical properties, hydrostatic burst pressure, impact testing, moisture absorption, stiffness, cold temperature flexibility, chemical resistance, extractables, heat aging, thermal stability, artificial weathering and UV resistance.
Mechanical Laboratory needed for ISO mechanical testing to ISO 594 Testing of Conical Luer Fittings
1. Luer Assembly: Ensures that the Luer specimen can be assembled with minimum axial force and torque.
2. Separation Force: Ensures that the Luer specimen remains attached to the reference fitting when an axial load is applied.
3. Unscrewing Torque: Ensures that the specimen Luer remains attached under a specific unscrewing torque in the counterclockwise direction.
4. Resistance to Overriding: Ensures that the threads cannot be overridden by a specific screwing torque in the assembly clockwise direction.
Clinical Sports Performance laboratory needed for clinical biomechanical testing in humans to validate performance of university's sports biomechanics equipment Simi motion analysis system, Vertigo static and dynamic balance system, Bertec force platform, Myon EMG, IsoMed 2000-dynamometer.
Materials Laboratory needed for biomechanical / biophysical testing for medical device burs:
¬Mechanical force of d¬evices test (compress¬ion, Torsion)
Biomechanical property of dental burs is important for safety usage so test should assure torsional yield strength, torque, breaking point of dental burs moreover determine compression load force of device on rigid test block. Test apparatus should be arranged for axial force.
5.¬ ¬? compression and fat¬igue test and standar¬ds
Fatigue test is especially for multi-use burrs, So company should proves that performance of product does not change after pre-determined numbers of multi- usage.