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.…

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…

Having the Optimal Chuck is Key

Torqo Chuck Options

EDM Chuck – the EDM Chuck works for serrated, CR/CT, and TEB closure types. It is a single dimension. Each cap diameter requires its own EDM chuck (closure compatibility: diameter: <100mm; height: <50mm). Each serration also requires its own chuck, most tall caps are supported using a deep chuck housing. The ideal application for the…