JP Bowlin offers a full line of digital and mechanical handheld force gauges from Chatillon and Shimpo that are often used for production, quality control and finished goods testing. A wide variety of Capacities, accessories and features are available so call the experts at JP Bowlin and let us help you choose the best force
Grips and Fixtures
Testing Fixtures (or “Grips”) are used to hold the sample during a tension, compression, or other type of test. There are numerous types of fixtures available, and the standard that is used for testing may dictate what type of fixture to use. You can download the newest testing fixture catalog from Ametek Lloyd Instruments below.
These are the types of software available for the Ametek Lloyd Instruments machines (Nexygen Plus) and the Shimadzu machines (Trapezium). The software is used to configure the test recipes, capture the test data and results, graph the data and configure custom reports. In many cases, the software is the biggest determining factor in the purchase
Test Stands are used in conjunction with force gauges or load cells to provide accurate testing data. Using a test stand instead of a handheld force gauge will provide more repeatable and more accurate results because the speed is controlled and the angle of the movement is always the same. Test stands come in a
JP Bowlin offers material testing machines from Ametek Lloyd Instruments and Shimadzu, and our installation, ISO 17025 calibration and testing support services are what seperate us from the competition. These frames come in single or dual columns and may be equipped with multiple load cells to allow you to test in almost any capacity range.
Measurement Equipment Services
Repair: We are a full service, quality driven, measurement company. We can repair your equipment at your location, or in-house at one of our three locations. Either way, our turn around times are faster than most manufacturers and distributors in the industry. We repair a variety of non-weighing equipment, including: Force Gauges Material Testing and
STANDARDS OF CALIBRATION SERVICES: Our experienced Technicians calibrate your weighing, testing and measurement equipment to meet the latest international standards. You can be assured that your data and products will be accepted locally and around the world. The most universally used calibration standards are those published by ISO, NIST and ASTM, and we have a
“Easy Cal” Calibration Agreements
Having a Calibration Agreement with J.P. Bowlin for your weighing and measurement equipment is a great way to save money and simplify your calibrations. Because we are able to plan ahead for our customers on calibration agreements and we can group multiple customers in close proximity together, we are able to avoid trip and travel charges
Easy Cal Program
Since 1931, the JP Bowlin Company has focused on providing tailored Calibration Programs to fit the requirements of our customers. Our EASY CAL program allows our organization to build programs to assist your company with it’s calibration needs across a wide range of devices, industries and locations. Quality: Our experienced technicians calibrate your testing and