Mesa Labs Expanding in the Torque Industry

  Recently Mesa acquired the SureTorque line of automated bottle cap torque testing equipment. This acquisition solidified Mesa’s place in the Capping/Cap Torque testing equipment industry. Mesa’s existing Torqo products have wide acceptance in the beverage industry with somewhat limited acceptance in the pharmaceutical industry. Mesa has been looking to grow in the torque industry for…

How to Conduct a Cap Removal Test

In this video, we show you how to run a simple cap removal test using the Torqo Model 1600 computerized bottle cap torque analyzer. To learn more about the advantages of automated testers, please read our article Automated vs. Manual Cap Torque Testing. To learn more about the Torqo 1600, please visit the Torqo product…

Variables in cap torque testing

Variables in Cap Torque Testing

Before specifying and purchasing a torque tester it is best to fully understand the process and variables involved in torque testing. For example all of the following variables or inputs can impact your results; 1. Initial applied torque 2. Sensitivity of automatic thread break torque measurement 3. Cap squeezing pressure 4. Container squeezing pressure 5.…