Model MP1200 Melt Indexer

As Seen at the MD&M 2012 Exhibition!

Melt Indexer Model MP1200
Melt Indexer Model MP1200

Extrusion Plastometer

Horsham PA, USA — Tinius Olsen is proud to introduce their latest evolution of melt indexer to meet almost every need.

This new model, the MP1200, meets, and surpasses, all the requirements of Procedure A and Procedures B, C and D of ASTM D1238.

The MP1200 is a superior, advanced, melt indexing system that is available in either manual or motorized configurations and features a new three zone band heater with three controllers that result in unparalleled temperature control of the furnace.

When combined with the simple, menu-driven touch screen control, you’ll agree that the MP1200 is in a league of its own.

All testing hardware is fully complemented by Tinius Olsen developed Horizon software that turns your hardware into a sophisticated quality analysis system.

Key Features include:

  • Conforms to ASTM 1238, D3364, ISO 1133, BS 2782, DIN 53735, JIS K7210 and other similar methods
  • Three zone band heater and three controllers enable an unprecedented temperature control to within 0.1 ??C
  • Touch screen control for simple control and setup
  • Simple die release system that allows easy access to the barrrel for quicker and more efficient cleaning.
  • USB connectivity allows multiple MP1200s to be connected to a pc running Horizon software

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Tinius Olsen Group

Tinius Olsen is the leading specialist manufacturer and supplier of static tension and/or compression materials testing machines. Our machines are designed for use in Research and Quality Control to measure material???s strength and performance. Using Tinius Olsen equipment it is possible to perform such tests on raw materials such as metals, polymers, textiles, rubbers, adhesives, food as well finished components. A whole series of tests are available including tension, shear, compression, flex / bend, puncture / burst, tear, peel, melt flow, Charpy and Izod impact, friction, stiffness, heat distortion temperature, Vicat penetration, and torsion. All such tests are designed and implemented by Tinius Olsen in accordance with key international testing standards including ISO, ASTM, EN and other industrial standards.

Tinius Olsen, Inc.
1065 Easton Road,
Horsham PA 19044-8009,

Phone: +1-215-675-7100
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Tinius Olsen, Ltd.
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