Author Alpha Technologies So, there’s good news, then bad news, but then good news, again. The good news is you’re thinking of getting a Dynamic Mechanical Analyzer (DMA) to measure cured rubber specimens in tension for tire performance predictors. That will significantly increase your ability to improve the value and quality of your material. The […]
During testing at elevated processing or curing temperatures, compounds can release a variety of contaminants that can produce slippery surfaces, corrode dies and cause elastomer die seals to fail prematurely. These issues can cause data variation or artificial trends.