CAMX 2015 preview: IMR Test Labs

IMR Test Labs (Ithaca, NY, US), a Curtiss-Wright business, will emphasize its Nadcap NMMT and A2LA accredited materials testing lab.

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IMR Test Labs (Ithaca, NY, US), a Curtiss-Wright business, will emphasize its Nadcap NMMT and A2LA accredited materials testing lab. IMR's New York lab offers composite materials analysis in a controlled environment to evaluate mechanical and physical properties of cured composites or raw prepreg. IMR also analyzes polymers, ceramics, coatings, sealants and adhesives. Other services include routine production control testing, support for R&D efforts and failure analysis services. Testing services offered include:

  • Areal Weight
  • Bend Testing (3 point, 4 point)
  • Compressive Properties via Multiple Specifications
  • Constituent Content by Volume or Mass (Resin, Fiber, Void)
  • Density
  • DSC
  • Dynamic Mechanical Analysis (DMA)
  • Fatigue Testing
  • Filled Hole Tension/Compression
  • Flexural Properties (Modulus, Strength, Stress-Strain Response)
  • In Plane Shear Response
  • Materialography
  • Open Hole Tension/Compression
  • Peel Properties (Climbing Drum, Floating Roller)
  • Resin Penetration
  • Sectioning & Microscopy
  • Shear Properties
  • Static Pin Bearing Strength
  • Tensile Properties (-100°F to 660°F, Standard , Cruciform, Hoop, Flatwise)

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