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PTES Announces It Is Now An Authorized Ohaus Dealer

PTES is very pleased to announce it is now an authorized Ohaus dealer. Ohaus has been the global leader in weighing systems for over a century and manufactures a wide range of precision and analytical scales, mechanical and counting scales, … Continue reading

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PTES Updates Toughness And Tenacity Tester

For many years PTES has offered equipment used for measuring ¬†toughness and tenacity of bituminous materials (as outlined in ASTM D5801 – Standard Test Method for Toughness and Tenacity of Bituminous Materials). PTES is pleased to announce it has recently … Continue reading

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Upgrade Your Scott Tester For Computerized Testing

Scott Testing Machines, once the industry leader in a wide variety of tensile testing categories and still widely used in many industries, designed their equipment in the pre-digital era. With the rapid advances in digital technology in recent years mechanical … Continue reading

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Not All Calibration Services Are Equal

Materials testing equipment plays a critical role in the operation of many businesses. As such, having materials testing equipment regularly verified and calibrated to ensure it is operating within the proper parameters is critical to running a successful quality program … Continue reading

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Most Common Clamp Maintenance Problem? Worn Out Rubber Jaws

A wide variety of industries use mechanical and air-actuated clamps with a rubber surface for holding test specimens. And one of the most common problems with this configuration: worn out rubber padding on the jaws (anvils) of the clamps. So … Continue reading

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Upgrade Your Scott Tester To Digital Weighing Systems

Scott Testing Machines, once the industry leader in a wide variety of tensile testing categories and still widely used in many industries, designed their equipment in the pre-digital era. With the rapid advances in computer hardware and software over the … Continue reading

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PTES Up And Running After Hurricane Irene

PTES is pleased to announce that Hurricane Irene has not affected its facility or operations despite wide spread power outages and flooding in Southern New England. PTES will spend Monday contacting vendors and customers to assess their status and make … Continue reading

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PTES Facility Relocation

In June of 2011 PTES Equipment Services Inc will be relocating its business operations to Smithfield, RI. The relocation is expected to be completed by June 30. The relocation effort should have a minimal effect on customers, with all scheduled … Continue reading

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