» Knowledge Base

Knowledge Base

Calculate Load Bearing Capacity of Bottles

Calculate Load Bearing Capacity of Bottles

Plastic or more clearly PET bottles are the new era of liquid packaging. But as something new is introduced in the market, it is always taken with many quality doubts by the customers. Whether it will sustain or not, will it perform well, is this the better alternative and why. Answers to......

read full article »


Get Easy Operation & Precision in Soda Bottle Cap Seal Test

Get Easy Operation & Precision in Soda Bottle Cap Seal Test

Soda bottles are composed of high-quality PET material to assure that the compressed pressure is carried over the time and do not disturb the inside content composition. However, the closure system of Soda bottles also plays an important role in securing the seal integrity. Therefore it is important to check and detect......

read full article »


Get the Right Polariscope for Stress Analysis

Get the Right Polariscope for Stress Analysis

PET bottle manufacturing process involves blow moulding procedure. During which the bottle is first blown into a preform structure. This is done for testing purpose and see if the final product will be manufactured as per company production requirements or not. The preform structure are subjected to many quality tests but the......

read full article »


Conducting Moisture Analysis in Flour

Conducting Moisture Analysis in Flour

Moisture content analysis is a vital quality controls step in wheat or flour manufacturing unit. The test data retrieved from this particular test is further used in other essential testing process. Prior the milling process, flour millers set a standard moisture level in wheat. The moisture content of wheat or flour impacts......

read full article »


Measure Wall Thickness of Plastic Components

Measure Wall Thickness of Plastic Components

Plastic components have their part and role in various industries and has numerous applications. And as their uses grow their quality complications grow too. Which is why manufacturers, have their sole responsibility to conduct precise quality control test in their unit. Among many properties, plastic has a value for its thickness based......

read full article »


PET Bottle Cutter for Filling Line Quality Control

PET Bottle Cutter for Filling Line Quality Control

PET bottle is in high demand and use by the package companies. Especially for carrying liquid form substance such as a beverage. During the process of bottle packaging, the most essential section is the filling line. When bottles are scrolled in a continuous manner and the content is filled inside from top......

read full article »


Conduct Drop Test of Carton Box to ensure improved Strength

Conduct Drop Test of Carton Box to ensure improved Strength

Carton boxes are used in the majority for fulfilling packaging purpose, in shipping and in transporting products from one place to another. The reason behind choosing them, is their incomparable strength and resistance against damaging conditions, like moisture, heat, small impact. However, testing the carton box for its drop strength is vital......

read full article »


Humidity Testing of Electrical Cables or Wires

Humidity Testing of Electrical Cables or Wires

Electricity cables and wires are everywhere. They form the basis of our networking and electronic connections. The cable mesh across the world has made it possible for us humans to connect with each other at an unimaginable speed. Invariably our cable networks are prone to external climatic conditions, being exposed to direct......

read full article »


Evaluate Specific Gravity of Plastic Compounds

Evaluate Specific Gravity of Plastic Compounds

The specific gravity of a plastic compound plays an important role in its sale. Plastic material is sold on the basis of per pound cost. Thus, a low specific gravity is equal to high material mass per pound which means higher the cost. However, the calculation and measurement of specific gravity is......

read full article »


High Accuracy Equipment for Izod Impact Test of Plastics

High Accuracy Equipment for Izod Impact Test of Plastics

Plastic Materials are not only a part of domestic or commercial appliances they are also contributing towards highly complex industrial machinery, automotive sector and even in the Aerospace industry. Being involved in such sensitive applications, plastic material must deliver strength and high-quality. Use of Rigid Plastic Testing Instruments can be a solution......

read full article »


Conduct New-Generation Torque Test for Caps and Closures

Conduct New-Generation Torque Test for Caps and Closures

Caps are an important part of Bottle Packaging industry as they seal the top opening of a bottle or container. However, many manufacturers don’t take them seriously which lead to poor sealing condition and content leakage. They also require to be tested under multiple test conditions so that the closure’s quality can......

read full article »


Conduct Cupping Test for Sheet Metal Drawability

Conduct Cupping Test for Sheet Metal Drawability

Sheet Metal is one of the most utilized material in the metal industry and Metalworking process. They are cut in to various size and shapes to fulfil multiple industry requirements. Their drawability quality is its USP factor. Even in its manufacturing process, sheet metal drawability plays an important role. Manufacturers must conduct......

read full article »


Bursting Factor of Corrugated Boxes?

Bursting Factor of Corrugated Boxes?

Bursting factor of corrugated boxes can be evaluated using Paper & Packaging Testing Instruments, however the right kind of instrument can make all the change. There are many properties of a corrugated box, such as the bursting strength, the moisture resistance, the Cobb value and many more and every property needs its......

read full article »


Corrosion Testing of Metal Watches

Corrosion Testing of Metal Watches

Watches are the most important part of our daily life. They keep us on track always and on time.  Wherever we need to go if we follow the time they will never fail us. And in these range the most special case are the wrist watches. The watches were earlier made only......

read full article »


Torque Test on PET Bottle Cap for Improved Capping Process

Torque Test on PET Bottle Cap for Improved Capping Process

Use of bottle for packaging is one of the booming industry in the market. Due to their numerous benefits, products are turning to bottle for their packaging. The entire production process starting from bottle manufacture, coloring, filling line, and capping process has their own importance in assuring quality to the customer. Among......

read full article »


How to Perform Rolling Ball Test on Pressure Sensitive Tape?

How to Perform Rolling Ball Test on Pressure Sensitive Tape?

Pressure sensitive tapes are a very commonly used product almost everywhere. It has numerous amount of application including domestic, commercial and industrial. Being involved in so many things, it must offer high quality in adhesion or as per requirement. To evaluate the adhesive strength, the commonly used method is the rolling ball......

read full article »


How to Conduct Compression Test of Corrugated Shipping Box?

How to Conduct Compression Test of Corrugated Shipping Box?

It has been noticed often that while shipping, the corrugated boxes are kept one above other and during that time, each box takes up a different level of load. Especially the one at the base. Compression test plays an important role in the corrugated box industry. It ensures the box which is......

read full article »


How to Evaluate Puncture Resistance of Foam Wraps?

How to Evaluate Puncture Resistance of Foam Wraps?

Foam wraps are usually utilized to wrap delicate product such glasswares and crockery while they are in storage or in transit. The wraps selected for this application are thick and strong. They are designed to withstand flat impacts, abrasion and compression. However, encountering a sharp edge or any pointed object the foam......

read full article »


All-in-one Solution for Force Measurement Testing

All-in-one Solution for Force Measurement Testing

The world of material testing is constantly modifying its technique. Manufacturers demand universal testing solutions which can provide variety testing in one setup. Investing money is not a problem when the outcome is worth. Force Measurement Testing Systems 500 delivers an all-in-one solution for Material Quality Assurance. The single-column force measurement system,......

read full article »


Washing Machine Nylon Gear & Plastic Parts Weathering Test

Washing Machine Nylon Gear & Plastic Parts Weathering Test

Washing Machines are not always manufactured under one roof. Their parts are often manufactured by different companies. Therefore, it is very important to check their quality prior to their assembly. Majority of tests are conducted on exterior Plastic parts and the Nylon Gear in Washing Machine Motor. The exterior polymer parts face......

read full article »


Revolutionize Material Thickness Measurement with Presto

Revolutionize Material Thickness Measurement with Presto

Material thickness is a very common and major aspect of quality control. The incorrect wall thickness of various material can lead to product failure and low sale. Therefore manufacturers must understand that only wall thickness measurement is now not enough. It must be an accurate and advanced calculation accepted globally. Magnamike 8600......

read full article »


How to conduct an Error-Free Falling Dart Impact Test on films?

How to conduct an Error-Free Falling Dart Impact Test on films?

Polymer films have numerous packaging applications such as plastic bags, pouches, flexible packaging and so on. However, the rising need for high resistant plastic film has left manufacturers helpless and increased the competition. Due to a large network of export and import products have started moving out of their comfort zone and......

read full article »


Testing Water Quality with Advanced BOD Incubator

Testing Water Quality with Advanced BOD Incubator

A high standard of living involves a high demand for water and, at the same time, causes much greater pollution of this essential element for life. The resultant interference in the natural cycle can often overwhelm natural processes of recovery, so that, in addition to products arising from the decomposition of natural......

read full article »


Non-Destructive Wall Thickness Gauge is the Call of Today

Non-Destructive Wall Thickness Gauge is the Call of Today

Days are gone when technicians were used to cut open the bottle structure for accurate wall thickness measurement. What a mess it was. First you have to construct the product using your entire production line equipment, then the manufactured product have to be cut open using another line of instruments. After all......

read full article »


TP800 Spectrophotometer ensuring Quality Orange Production

TP800 Spectrophotometer ensuring Quality Orange Production

If you are an owner of an orange field, your money practically grows on tree. And to remain like that, it is very important that you must ensure that your trees are producing the highest quality yield. One must think that to assure quality production in field we should be taking care......

read full article »


Peel Seal Strength Tester for Packaging Quality Assurance

Peel Seal Strength Tester for Packaging Quality Assurance

Packaging industry is the most rising and competitive industry in the world. It directly or indirectly supports various industries. The packaging must be beautiful and tough both. It must be look good and appealing to customers and must be tough to withstand the transit conditions. It is responsible for delivering protection against......

read full article »


How Destructive Section Weight Analysis Can Be Done Accurately

How Destructive Section Weight Analysis Can Be Done Accurately

With passing time, PET bottle industry has grown and is now a renowned vertical. For storage and packaging, it is considered to be the most preferred method because of its properties. The major reasons behind its popularity are mentioned here. It’s standing ability in spite of external shocks and wrenches during transit......

read full article »


Test the Quality of Eyeglasses using Highly Advanced Polariscope

Test the Quality of Eyeglasses using Highly Advanced Polariscope

Eyeglasses or lenses has now been an integral part of today’s’ techno world. In a time where books have transformed into screens and friends’ get-together remained a mere virtual experience, the most affected organ of our body is the eyes. Therefore, the need for glass lenses and another form of protective eyewear......

read full article »


How to assess the Quality Standards of Polymer using Weathering Tester?

How to assess the Quality Standards of Polymer using Weathering Tester?

How to assess the Quality Standards of Polymer using Weathering Tester? Polymer products is a part and parcel of our daily life and activities. Hence, it is important to carry out highly standardized quality testing of polymers to understand and calculate the durability and expected a life of the polymers product. Usually,......

read full article »


Importance of Bursting Factor in Carton Box Manufacturing

Importance of Bursting Factor in Carton Box Manufacturing

Packaging material quality of carton boxes plays an important role in ensuring the strength and longevity of the products manufactured. The low-quality material can lead to poor packaging standards and is a threat to those products which it will be used to carry. In top testing labs where high-class standard testing methods......

read full article »


Use Profile Projector for Detail Measurements in PET Bottles

Use Profile Projector for Detail Measurements in PET Bottles

PET bottle industry has become the most preferred packaging mode in all vertical. Be it beverage or medicine, companies have increased their linking towards the PET packaging. The reason behind its success is its non-reactive nature and the marvellous stability it offers. But, the increasing demand, also raised the competition within the......

read full article »


Use of Accelerated Aging Oven in Marine Applications

Use of Accelerated Aging Oven in Marine Applications

A polymer type termed as polyurethanes are popularly used in marine applications. They are used for various applications in boats and the maritime industry. Polyurethane epoxy resins seal boat hulls from water, weather, corrosion and elements that increase drag, affect hydrodynamics and reduce durability. Below the surface, polyurethane fortifies diving equipment for seafloor......

read full article »


Test Coating Thickness on Non-Metallic Substrate

Test Coating Thickness on Non-Metallic Substrate

It’s been said that the first impression you make is the last impression. This also applies to the Non-metallic products market. Here the first impression would be the appearance of than plastic or rubber product or to be very specific the outermost layer of the product. It’s judged by a variety of......

read full article »


Improve the Quality of Plastic Films with ASTM D618 Standard

Improve the Quality of Plastic Films with ASTM D618 Standard

Plastic packaging is the most integrated part of every industry nowadays. It is the initial and very basic layer of the package used to protect the product packed inside.  Most verticals use these plastic films for final packaging and then transfer the packed product to transportation or storage. During bot the conditions......

read full article »


Prime Necessity for Contamination Free Biomedical Labs

Prime Necessity for Contamination Free Biomedical Labs

The industry of Health care trust upon the clinical research labs. It has further many categorizations which are dedicatedly moving towards distinct sectors such as pathological studies, microbiological studies, and haematological studies. Doesn’t matter what is the objective, every lab requires to keep the environment contamination free to obtain the best results.......

read full article »


Calculate the GSM Value of Paper to Ensure High-Quality Production

Calculate the GSM Value of Paper to Ensure High-Quality Production

For the manufacturers of paper and packaging industries, there are many attributes that help them to determine the quality. These quality related properties include the weight of paper, colour, burst strength, tearing strength, crushing strength, and much more. The major attribute which is significantly considered is the GSM value of papers. It......

read full article »


Importance of BOD Incubators in Labs and industries

Importance of BOD Incubators in Labs and industries

BOD incubators are the most renowned and very much utilized in distinct industries to generate a controlled conditions generating a temperature of 20°C. Some of the industries require to evaluate the products at a particular range of temperature at which the biochemical oxygen demand can be satisfied. In the studies of Germination,......

read full article »


Conduct Accurate Notch Test with Charpy Impact Tester

Conduct Accurate Notch Test with Charpy Impact Tester

Notch test or V-notch test are popular names used for the Charpy impact test procedure. It is a highly standardized test which helps in measuring the amount of energy absorbed by the notched sample when extreme pressure is applied to it. The test is applied in the industries as it is easy to......

read full article »


Accelerated Weathering Tester for Material Testing

Accelerated Weathering Tester for Material Testing

Sunlight, humidity, or other extreme conditions are important cause of damages to plastics, textiles, paints, and other organic materials. Short wavelength ultraviolet light has long been recognized as being responsible for most of these damages. Hence, role of accelerated weathering tester is highly important for research and development, quality control, and material......

read full article »


Role of Heat Sealer in Packaging Quality Control

Role of Heat Sealer in Packaging Quality Control

The most effective in terms of structure and strength and the innovation at is best is offered with the Stand-up pouches in today’s market. The difference between this type of pouches and old styled light-weighted plastic bags is the capability of the pouches to stand still in a vertical position on shelves,......

read full article »


Evaluate Moisture content in Food Material

Evaluate Moisture content in Food Material

The Moisture content has a great impact on the taste, weight, texture, appearance and validity of food material. This is why a manufacturer set a particular amount of moisture level for the product prior to its packaging. Even a minute difference in the set value can impact the properties of the food......

read full article »


Improving the Scuff Resistance of Labels

Improving the Scuff Resistance of Labels

In the industry of print media and in the industry of packaging material, other than the section of the product showing the packing information and about the best practices for transportation, there are many others things. Some particular sort of packaging is there which carries highly important data, such as the instruction......

read full article »


How to Detect the Stress & Strain Distribution in Glass

How to Detect the Stress & Strain Distribution in Glass

The glass materials are popularly utilized for making packaging products such as glass containers and bottles. This type of products are usually demanded by industries where the packaging material is supposed to be non-reactive in nature. The pharma industry, chemical manufacturing unit, processed food manufacturing plant, etc. are some of the verticals......

read full article »


Delivering the Correct Thickness for Better Air Bag Function

Delivering the Correct Thickness for Better Air Bag Function

For a producer of products at factories, the applications of that product is very important. Doesn’t matter what it is, whether it’s a PET bottle which is responsible for carrying the aerated beverages or it is the tear seams present in the air-bags of cars. But there are some sort of applications......

read full article »


Make the Bottles more durable against Top-load force

Make the Bottles more durable against Top-load force

PET and Preform industry have obtained a large area in the market which leading to the extraordinary success in PET and preform industries within the last few years.  There is a countable rise in the PET bottles demands and containers by the packaging companies for distinct type of products. The PET containers......

read full article »


Boost the Quality of Milk Packages with Environmental Testing

Boost the Quality of Milk Packages with Environmental Testing

In order to store edible goods, Tetra Pak, which is a six layered packaging material is often utilized. Their design is their main selling point. The structure of the package is constructed in a way so that it does not allow any sort of contamination enter the pack and keep the content......

read full article »


Importance of Edge Crush Test for Corrugated Boxes

Importance of Edge Crush Test for Corrugated Boxes

Edge Crush Test or termed as ECT in short form, holds an important place in the testing procedures when corrugated boxes are manufactured. The test is conducted using the efficiency of Edge Crust Testers. The methods of the test are defined by multiple national and international testing standards so that one can......

read full article »


Evaluate the Tensile Strength of Wood for improved Production

Evaluate the Tensile Strength of Wood for improved Production

The requirement for improved utilization of wood or wooden products in more verticals has generated the need of an efficient tensile testing program for wood. The tensile strength testing of wood prior it use in production of roofing material, window panes, various domestic furniture, and door borders is very important. It is......

read full article »


Importance of Measuring Coating Thickness

Importance of Measuring Coating Thickness

The thickness of coating plays a vital role in maintaining the quality of production, controlling the production process and managing the cost expenses, and it can be calculated precisely with an effective testing device. It is very important for every coating operation unit to understand the device well which is given for......

read full article »


Most Commonly used PET Bottle Testing Instrument

Most Commonly used PET Bottle Testing Instrument

One of the largest packaging industry in the world is the PET bottle manufacturing units. Due to its properties such as its durability, barrier nature against water, moisture proof surface and resistant to chemical fumes makes the PET materials, the best solution for storage and transit options. Other than this, PET packaging......

read full article »








Subscribe to our Newsletter

Presto’s Visual Representation