Unique Solutions for Unique Bottles

Torque Testers in the Chemical Industry

Many chemical products are sold in spray bottles which must withstand corrosive chemicals. These bottles often use a trigger handle for dispersion, which can produce interesting torque challenges. The unique combinations of bottle and cap in the chemical industry may consist of push and turn, dispensing, snap top, child resistant, or squeeze and turn closures.…

Using a Gold Bottle

7 Causes for Drifting Torque Results

The Gold Bottle is used to verify the operational repeatability of your Mesa torque analyzer. It is constructed with high energy permanent magnets and can be pre-set at the factory to a customer specified torque value. Since the cap torque of this bottle is the torque produced by the permanent magnets, the value will always…

Prevent Product Recalls

Release Torque and Application Angle Testing Can Prevent Recalls

It is imperative for pharmaceutical manufacturers to verify their capping processes and ensure the seals are seated properly to prevent leaks. One such company in Florida was unfortunate enough to experience this issue first hand. This drug manufacturer had to recall more than 8,900 cases of oxycodone1 because their product showed excess lidding material accumulation…