For 145 years we've built a reputation for the consistent high quality of our materials testing instruments. Our expertise spans multiple sectors from traditional textiles such as apparel and footwear; to high performance and protective fabrics, non-wovens, medical textiles, smart fabrics, rubber, wood and plastics.
Instruments are precision engineered and designed for the user, and include advanced software made simple with TestWise OS.
For over 40 years, we've supplied test materials to the highest standard of consistency, reliability and performance. Our global distribution network means you can buy your test materials from a James Heal Sales Channel Partner with locally available and customs-cleared stock.
We guarantee quality assurance, with two well equipped ISO 17025-compliant, in-house laboratories to check each batch of product.
SERVICE & SUPPORT
Our experts are available to guide you through the complex world of standards, retailers requirements and applications. As a James Heal customer, you get access to TechSmart, our expert technical and applications support service.
Unexpected repairs have a cost, so its important to keep your testing equipment running well through regular Service and Calibration, to minimise disruption and maximise your investment.
We are here to provide quick and effective help when instruments break down, with Spares and Repairs to get you back up and running with the least possible delay.
On stand 807 we will be demonstrating many of our high quality textile testing instruments including the Titan - Universal Strength Tester, which has capacity to accommodate Tension and Compression tests up to 5kN on a wide range of product types and offers an extensive range of tool-free specimen grips, including tools and grips to test fabric, yarns, leather, zippers, buttons and attachments such as rivets and studs.
TruBurst, our Intelligent Bursting Strength Tester, together with the TestWise Pro software, offers unprecedented functionality to enable an extensive variety of bursting strength and fatigue tests to be performed on textiles and a wide range of other materials. Also on show is our ElmaTear, an extremely versatile Electronic Elmendorf tear tester which has a comprehensive pre-loaded list of standards organised by material type available for selection.
Visitors will also have the opportunity to view our new and exciting Touchscreen User Interface on three instruments at DTG 2017; our Martindale, which with the new intuitive touchscreen user interface ensures the James Heal Martindale is the most simple to use and efficient instrument in the market, our GyroWash, available as an eight or twenty pot instrument, is a washing and dry cleaning colour fastness tester for textiles and leather and also on show is our Orbitor - flexible pilling and snagging tester to which you can add different test boxes, drums or chambers depending on the type of testing required.
DynaWash Duo - GARMENT & PRINTED FABRIC DURABILITY TESTER
Impulse 4 - RANDOM TUMBLE PILLING TESTER
Martindale - ABRASION AND PILLING TESTER
TruBurst - BURSTING STRENGTH TESTER
Titan10 - UNIVERSAL STRENGTH TESTER