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Ushering in a new era of product optimization and quality control, the redesigned TSA Tactile Sensation Analyzer from emtec Electronic will be onsite at the Cinte Techtextil trade fair. From September 19-21, 2023, partnering companies Shanghai Forest & Paper Scientific Instrument Co., and Roachelab Asia Co., Ltd. will demonstrate the device at Booth Number E1-A16 in the Shanghai New International Expo Center. Emtec Electronic, a leading manufacturer of specialized measuring and testing equipment, is poised to redefine the landscape of textile haptic evaluation. During the international...
German-based testing device manufacturer emtec Electronic will exhibit an innovative product portfolio designed to improve processes and product quality, reduce waste and save energy at the Paper & Biorefinery trade conference from May 24-25 in Graz, Austria. Organized by the Academic Paper Engineering Association of the Graz University of Technology (APV Graz), the annual trade fair brings together major names and newcomers from the pulp, paper and board industries for two days of idea exchange and networking. This year’s focus is on sustainable energy solutions, and the lineup includes...
German device manufacturer emtec Electronic GmbH presents an inventive product line of specialized testing and measuring equipment at the renowned TAPPICon convention for pulp, paper and cardboard professionals from April 22-26, 2023 in Atlanta, Georgia.   The demand for paper products remains significant even in the digital age, with the global pulp and paper industry expected to reach a value of roughly 373 billion U.S. dollars by 2029, according to market analyst Statista. Yet consumer preferences are also changing, with a greater focus on sustainable and socially responsible products. At...
The German manufacturer for testing equipment emtec Electronic will present its latest innovation for measuring the haptic properties of wipes and digitizing the results at the World of Wipes International Conference from July 17-20,2023 in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.  The human sense of touch is notoriously unreliable and imprecise. Our fingertips are only able to give an overall subjective impression of a material’s haptic –such as its softness, smoothness, and stretch – yet cannot reliably distinguish between haptic parameters. In addition, tactile preferences vary, sometimes widely, among individuals...
emtec Electronic auf dem Internationalen Nonwovens Symposium 2015 Die Firma emtec Electronic wird am „Internationalen Nonwovens Symposium 2015“ am 03. und 04. Juni in Prag teilnehmen. Auf dem Messestand präsentiert emtec seinen TSA Tissue Softness Analyzer, der speziell für die Tissue-Industrie entwickelt wurde, aber auch im Nonwoven-Bereich anwendbar ist. Das Gerät ermöglicht die Optimierung des Produktions- und Verarbeitungsprozesses, die Qualitätskontrolle bei zugelieferten Produkten, aber auch die Qualitätssicherung während dem Produktions- und Verarbeitungsprozess. Der TSA kann aber auch...
From June 8-14, 2023 at the ITMA in Milan, Italy, the testing device manufacturer emtec Electronic reveals its latest innovation, which will take the haptic testing of textiles and nonwovens to the next level. It’s booked as the world’s largest international exhibition for textile and garment technology: The renowned ITMA exhibition brings together a global audience to present the latest developments along the entire value chain of the textiles industry. At its last showing in 2019, the ITMA attracted more than 100,000 visitors from 136 countries, the majority of which were key decision-makers...
The largest convention for the pulp and paper industry in Central and South America, the International Congress and ExpoAcotepac 2023, will take place in Cali, Colombia from February 8-10, 2023. IDM Test will be onsite to present innovative testing devices for quality control and product optimization at the event, including the emtec Electronic product line.   Accurate data regarding the cationic demand and zeta potential of fibers in the wet end of papermaking leads to a smoother running process and higher product quality. With this end in mind, emtec Electronic GmbH developed the partner...
The TSA - Nonwoven Softness Analyzer at emtec booth no. 546 at the ANEX 2018 Emtec Electronic presents its testing device and offers measurements of samples at its booth Emtec Electronic, a developer and manufacturer of specialized test devices for the paper, nonwoven and textile industry from Leipzig, Germany, will showcase its TSA Softness Analyzer for Nonwovens at the ANEX 2018 during the exhibition days June 6 - 8, 2018. The emtec TSA - Nonwoven Softness Analyzer can measure the three basic parameters, which determine the human feeling. These three basic parameters are the softness, the...
Optimizing the softness of textiles and nonwovens and the efficiency of chemicals with innovative testing solutions Emtec Electronic presents its testing devices at the High-Tex from Germany and the Techtextil North America 2018 in Atlanta, USA at booth no. 1841. Emtec Electronic targets with its innovative testing devices at optimizing the whole production process of its customers. The testing devices, which are important for the textile and nonwoven industry, will be presented at the High-Tex from Germany and Techtextil North America 2018 in Atlanta, GA, USA during the exhibition days May...
The Tissue World Trade Show and Conference will take place in Milan, Italy from March 25th to 27th, and the German company emtec Electronic GmbH will attend and present their innovative testing instruments at booth no. F740. Centerpiece of the booth will be the well-known TSA Tissue Softness Analyzer, which is used to reliably evaluate the softness, smoothness and stiffness as well as the overall Hand Feel of tissue and nonwoven materials.Recently, emtec has introduced a new test method, which enables the measurement of the influence of different fiber mixes (long and short fiber ratio) to...
The Germany-based device manufacturer emtec Electronic will introduce its latest innovation in objective haptic measurement for textiles and nonwovens from June 19-21, 2023 at the Outdoor Retailer Summer event in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. Outdoor enthusiasts are always on the lookout for high-performance, durable recreational clothing that goes the extra mile in terms of comfort. When designing a garment’s tactile properties, it pays for manufacturers to have objective data on hand. Quality markers of comfort, such as softness, smoothness, flexibility and recovery behavior, form the standard...
Non-destructive Qualitative and Quantitative Measurement of the Filler Content of Paper and Board Emtec participates at the New Technology Showcase and Poster Session at the PaperCon 2018 Emtec Electronic presents its measuring innovations and proven methods to the paper and packaging professionals at the PaperCon 2018 from April 15 - 18, 2018 in Charlotte, NC, USA. The developer and manufacturer of measuring equipment will participate at the PaperCon with Technidyne, its US sales partner, and will be present at the Technidyne booth no. 812. Additionally, this year Mr. Alexander Gruener from...
As every year, emtec Electronic will attend the ABTCP in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The exhibition takes place from October 23rd to 25th. The German producer of innovative lab and online testing equipment can be found at booth no. 137/138 together with its Brazilian representative Elof Hansson. Emtec will present the state-of-the-art charge measuring systems CAS touch! and FPA touch! Both devices are used to optimize the wet-end process, by measuring the interaction between particles or fibers with additives and process chemicals in the pulp suspension. The use of both instruments in the production...
Leipzig-based testing equipment manufacturer emtec Electronic will present progressive solutions for reducing broke, automating processes, and optimizing product quality at the Zellcheming Expo from June 20-22 in Wiesbaden, Germany.  Accurate testing is key to ensuring an efficient papermaking process and a high product quality. From knowledge of the pulp, to the mineral filler content, surface porosity, hydrophobia and haptics, having reliable data on hand enables manufacturers to achieve their production goals and a quick Return-On-Investment. In addition, easy digitization of the results...
The industry for absorbent hygiene and personal care products will meet from November 05th to 08th in Orlando, Florida, USA at Hygienix 2018. The German company emtec Electronic GmbH will be present at booth no. 54, together with the American representative Technidyne Corporation. Displayed at the booth will be the well-known, but still impressive TSA Softness Analyzer. It is already used in the tissue, nonwoven and textile industry and gives reliable and objective information about the three basic parameters, which determine the human feeling: the softness, roughness and stiffness. From these...
The German company emtec Electronic GmbH will attend the international trade fair Techtextil 2019 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany from May 14th to 17th. At booth no. C77 in hall 3.1, the company will present its innovative softness testing instrument for textiles and nonwovens: The TSA Softness Analyzer gives reliable and objective information about the three basic parameters, which determine the human feeling: the softness, roughness and stiffness of textiles and nonwovens. From these three parameters, an overall hand feel value can be calculated. Included into the softness measurement is the...
The Nonwoven industry will meet again from November 07th to 08th in Hof, Germany at Hofer Vliesstofftage 2018. The German company emtec Electronic GmbH will be present at the booth with a well-known, but still impressive device. The TSA Softness Analyzer is already used in the tissue, nonwoven and textile industry and gives reliable and objective information about the three basic parameters, which determine the human feeling: the softness, roughness and stiffness. From these three, a hand feel value can be calculated. The availability of the three individual parameters opens a huge amount of...
From May 15th to 17th the ANDTEX Southeast Asia Nonwovens and Disposable Hygiene Technology Exhibition 2019 takes place in Bangkok, Thailand, and the German company emtec Electronic will attend. In the Europe Pavilion at booth no. 508, the company will present its popular TSA Softness Analyzer, together with its South Asian representative CLC Certified Lab Consulting. Recently, emtec Electronic celebrated a great success: at the beginning of this year the 300th TSA Softness Analyzer has been sold. The device is now used in 48 countries, in each part of the world. Beside the tissue and textile...
Recently, the German company emtec Electronic GmbH celebrated a great success: at the beginning of this year the 300th TSA Softness Analyzer has been sold. The device is now used in 48 countries, in each part of the world. At the ITMA 2019 in Barcelona, Spain from June 20th to 26th, the company will present its well-known softness testing instrument to the textile and garment industry at booth no. C101. Additionally, on June 21st, Mr. Alexander Grüner will speak about the original background and the new insights of the measurement method in his presentation “Softness Analyzer: Objective measurement...
From June 25th to 27th the WoW World of Wipes 2019 takes place in Atlanta, Georgia, USA and the German company emtec Electronic will attend. At booth no. 409, the company will present its popular TSA Softness Analyzer, together with its American representative Technidyne Corporation. At the beginning of this year, emtec Electronic celebrated a great success: the 300th TSA Softness Analyzer has been sold. The device is now used in 48 countries, in each part of the world. Beside the tissue and textile industry, also the nonwovens sector enjoys the advantages that accrued by the application of...
Am 07. und 08. November 2018 trifft sich zum 33. Mal die Vliesstoff- und Nonwoven-Industrie auf den Hofer Vliesstofftagen (in der Freiheitshalle in Hof, Deutschland). Die deutsche Firma emtec Electronic GmbH wird sich vor Ort mit einem altbekannten, aber immer noch beeindruckenden Gerät präsentieren. Der TSA Softness Analyzer wird bereits häufig in der Zellstoff-, Nonwoven- und Textilindustrie genutzt und liefert zuverlässige und objektive Informationen über die drei Parameter, die das menschliche Gefühl bestimmen: die Weichheit, die Rauigkeit und die Steifigkeit. Aus diesen drei Einzelfaktoren...
The German company emtec Electronic GmbH will attend the Cinte Techtextil China 2018 in Shanghai, China from September 04th to 06th, together with the Chinese representative Jiu Mao Trading Company Limited. In the Germany Pavilion in hall N1, at exhibition booth no. D51 the company will present innovative testing instruments for the textile industry: The TSA – Softness Analyzer enables an objective evaluation of the softness, roughness and stiffness of a textile fabric. Included into the softness measurement is the measurement of the viscoelastic, elastic and plastic properties, which are represented...
From June 05th to 06th, the Paper & Biorefinery Conference 2019 takes place in Graz, Austria and people from the pulp, paper and biorefinery sector come together. The German developer and producer of innovative testing equipment, emtec Electronic GmbH, will showcase a variety of its instruments. From the wet end to the finished product, the application of the equipment enables an efficient process, to get the best possible quality with the lowest possible costs. The smallest, lightest and most-modern charge measuring systems for the wet-end in paper and board production are the CAS touch!...
Recently, the German company emtec Electronic GmbH celebrated a great success: at the beginning of this year the 300th TSA Softness Analyzer has been sold. The device is now used in 48 countries, in each part of the world. At the INS International Nonwovens Symposium 2019 in Vienna, Austria from June 12th to 13th, the company will present its popular softness testing instrument to the nonwovens industry at booth no. 22. The TSA Softness Analyzer enables an objective and reliable evaluation of the softness, roughness and stiffness of nonwovens. From these three parameters, an overall hand feel...
The German company emtec Electronic GmbH will attend the Techtextil North America 2019 in Raleigh, North Carolina, USA from February 26th to 28th, together with the representative Technidyne Corporation. At exhibition booth no. 1443, the company will present its innovative softness testing instrument for the textile and nonwovens industry: The TSA – Softness Analyzer enables an objective evaluation of the softness, roughness and stiffness of a textile fabric. Included into the softness measurement is the measurement of the viscoelastic, elastic and plastic properties, which are represented...
One of the leading innovators for specialized testing and measuring equipment presents its latest invention at the AATCC Textile Discovery Summit 2023 from September 12-14 in Greenville, South Carolina. Don’t let the small size fool you – the TSA Tactile Sensation Analyzer from emtec Electronic packs a punch when it comes to convenience. Weighing in at approximately 30 pounds, this easily portable haptic testing device has been recently redesigned to include extended measurement capabilities and a virtual online database to easily digitize, compare, and subsequently reproduce fabric samples...
The Leipzig-based manufacturer of testing equipment for the pulp, paper, tissue and board industry will present solutions to automate quality control and improve product quality from June 12-14 at the XV Scientific and Technical Conference and Exhibition INPAP 2023 in Lodz.  The INPAP Conference, hosted by the Centre of Papermaking and Printing at Lodz University of Technology, brings together industry professionals to present scientific research regarding new developments in the manufacture of pulp, paper, tissue and board. Emtec Electronic will be attending the event as an exhibitor to present...
Leipzig-based manufacturer emtec Electronic GmbH will introduce a novel and time-saving way to evaluate the human tactile sensation in a presentation at the Performance Days Functional Fabric Fair. The event takes place on March 15-16 in Munich, Germany. Human tactile sensation is a complex phenomenon that is influenced by many subjective factors, including hand sensitivity, personal preference, mood, and culture. For the textile industry, this subjectivity often makes it difficult to reliably reproduce the haptic qualities of a fabric, especially when sourcing and production take place in...
For the third time, the German company emtec Electronic GmbH will present its innovative testing equipment for the textile industry, together with the Chinese representative Jiu Mao Trading Company Limited. Visit our booth no. M1308 to have a look and to get a detailed explanation of: the TSA – Softness Analyzer. The device enables an objective evaluation of the softness, roughness and stiffness of a textile fabric. Included into the softness measurement is the measurement of the viscoelastic, elastic and plastic properties, which are represented by the elasticity, plasticity and hysteresis....
Also this year, emtec Electronic GmbH will have a booth at the International Munich Paper Symposium from March 27th to 29th. The company will present a variety of testing instruments by which the complete production process can be controlled and guided in the right direction. From the wet end to the finished product, the application of the equipment enables an efficient process, to get the best possible quality with the lowest possible costs. The ACA Ash Content Analyzer enables the determination of the mineral filler content without combustion, that means without destruction of the samples,...
The pulp, paper and supplier industry will meet also this year at the Zellcheming Expo 2019 in Frankfurt/Main, Germany. From June 25th to 27th the company emtec Electronic will present their innovative measuring devices in hall 4.1 at the booth no. G18, by which the complete production process can be controlled and guided in the right direction. At the beginning of this year, emtec Electronic celebrated a great success: the 300th TSA Tissue Softness Analyzer has been sold. The device is now used in 48 countries, in each part of the world. Especially for tissue products, the TSA gives reliable...
Just like two years ago, Emtec will attend the Tissue World Trade Show and Conference to be held at Istanbul Congress Center in September 2018. The German producer of innovative laboratory and online testing machines will be based on floor B5 at booth no. D171 together with its Turkish representative LABTEK. Centerpiece of the booth will be the well-known TSA – Tissue Softness Analyzer which is used to reliably assess the Softness, Smoothness/Roughness and Stiffness as well as the overall Hand Feel of tissue and nonwoven materials.  Alongside with the TSA, Emtec will have the CAS touch! and...
Emtec Electronic at MIAC 2019 in Lucca, Italy Leipzig, Germany 06.09.2019 – From October 09th to 11th, the German developer and producer of innovative testing equipment, emtec Electronic GmbH,will present a variety of its test instruments. The application of this equipment enables an efficient process and process control from the wet end to the finished product and helps to achieve the best possible quality with the lowest possible cost. The state-of-the-art charge measuring systems for the wet end in paper and board production are the CAS touch! and the FPA touch! (small, light and easy to...
Emtec Electronic at TissueCon 2019, Orlando / Florida Leipzig, Germany 06.09.2019 – With the emtec TSATissue Softness Analyzer, the objective measurement of the three basic parameters that determine the human feeling is already possible. At the TissueCon Orlando, USA, from October 1st to 4th, the company will present its well-known softness testing instrument together with new features to the tissue industry. The human feeling is a very complex process. Different receptors in the human skin are responsible to feel the components that determine the human feeling. The three basic parameters...
Leipzig-based manufacturer emtec Electronic GmbH presents an innovative and time-saving device for the objective evaluation of hand-feel and comfort of textile and nonwoven materials from April 18-21 at the INDEX in Geneva, Switzerland.   Whether the product is needle-punched garments, protective clothing, sanitary pads, or baby diapers – many nonwoven materials must achieve certain haptic standards to meet customer demands. Especially when the product is meant for personal use, research shows that consumers prefer materials that are pleasing to the touch.  Depending on the product, this could...
German-based testing device manufacturer emtec Electronic will present the TSA Tactile Sensation Analyzer at the Techtextil North America from May 10-12, 2023 in Atlanta, Georgia.  Innovation will be a central aspect of this year’s Techtextil North America trade fair, the only show dedicated to technical textiles and nonwovens on the continent. The event showcases innovative solutions across all vertical aspects of the industry, including research and development, raw materials, production, quality assurance, conversion, treatment, and recycling.  Leipzig-based manufacturer of specialized...
The German manufacturer emtec Electronic, an established innovator in specialized testing and measurement solutions, is set to showcase its latest technology at the Ninth International Fast Textile trade fair, scheduled to take place from November 21-23, 2023, at the Ptak Warsaw Expo in Poland. Device manufacturer emtec Electronic will introduce the TSA Tactile Sensation Analyzer, a state-of-the-art device that greatly simplifies and enhances the process of determining textile haptic qualities, including new parameters such as thermohaptic and friction. Additionally, the new device features...
Emtec Electronic and its first virtual booth at Fibre2Fashion Apparel & Textiles Virtual Trade Expo & Sourcing Show from 01st August until 31st October will stage the emtec TSA Tactile Sensation Analyzer, that is able to measure haptic properties of fabrics – objective, reliable and easy. A lot of national and international exhibitions and trade shows have been postponed or cancelled during the last and for the next months, the reason why more and more Virtual Trade Shows appear on the scene. The German company emtec Electronic GmbH will participate the first time at such an Online...
Alongside digital and partly fully automatic testing solutions for the accurate determination of zeta potential and cationic demand, the German manufacturer emtec Electronic presents the redesigned TSA Tactile Sensation Analyzer at Booth 161 from October 11-13 at the MIAC 2023 in Lucca, Italy.  Equipment manufacturer emtec Electronic GmbH will participate as an exhibitor at the MIAC conference, presenting a range of solutions to common issues in the industry, such as resource waste in the wet-end, and the objective determination of advanced haptic parameters.  emtec Electronic addresses each...
One of the leading manufacturers for specialized measuring and testing equipment, emtec Electronic, promises to revolutionize the way textile manufacturers and converters measure and manage textile haptics. From October 17-19, emtec will present its innovative new TSA Tactile Sensation Analyzer, designed to accurately measure and digitize the feel of textiles, taking production and quality control to new heights at the Taipei Innovative Textile Application Show (TITAS) in Taiwan.   The digitalization of the global textile industry is steadily progressing, and the recently redesigned TSA Tactile...
Im Rahmen des Edana Nonwoven Symposium INS 2015 stellte der deutsche Entwickler und Hersteller von Papier-Test-Technologie eine neue Methode zur Prozessoptimierung, Qualitätssicherung und R&D für die Herstellung und Weiterverarbeitung von Vliesstoffen vor.   Veröffentlichung in "avr - Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report" Ausgabe 05-2015 auf Seiten 99-101 [zum Lesen des vollständigen Artikels klicken Sie bitte auf den untenstehenden Link zum pdf-Download] Beim sogenannten TSA (Tissue Softness Analyzer - Tissue Softness Analysegerät) handelt es sich um ein bewährtes Gerät, das in der Tissue-Industrie...
At the Edana Nonwoven Symposium INS 2015, a German developer and producer of paper testing technology presented a new method for process optimisation, quality assurance and R&D in nonwoven production and converting. Publication in "avr - Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report" Issue 05-2015 on pages 99-101 [to read the complete article please click to the link below to download pdf-file] The company´s so-called TSA (Tissue Softness Analyser) is a well proven device for the tissue industry and might now conquer the nonwoven business as well. TSA was introduced and invented by Dipl.-Phys. Giselher...
Emtec Electronic at Tissue World Sao Paulo, Brazil Leipzig, Germany 06.09.2019 – With the emtec TSA Softness Analyzer, the objective measurement of the three basic parameters that determine the human feeling is already possible and the method is well accepted in the industry. At the Tissue World Sao Paulo, Brazil, from October 22th to 24th, the company will present its well-known softness testing instrument and some very helpful upgrade possibilities on the device at booth no G13. The human feeling is a very complex process and realized by four different receptors in the human skin. This makes...
Emtec Electronic with innovative testing instruments at TITAS 2019 in Taipei Leipzig, Germany 23.09.2019 - For the fourth time, the German company emtec Electronic GmbH will present its innovative testing equipment to the textile industry, together with the Chinese and Taiwanese representatives Mr. Max Liu (Jiu Mao) and Mr. Chiang (TechOne). Please visit our booth no. L527a to have a look at the device and to get a detailed explanation of: The TSA – Tactile Sensation Analyzer. The device enables an objective evaluation of the softness, roughness and stiffness of a textile fabric. Included...
The specialized manufacturer of testing equipment, emtec Electronic GmbH, is thrilled to announce the launch of its redesigned TSA Tactile Sensation Analyzer. The new-and-improved portable device aims to revolutionize the way textile manufacturers measure haptics objectively, making the subjective sense of touch a digital experience.  The innovative German company emtec Electronic, one of the leading manufacturers for specialized testing equipment for the paper, textiles, and nonwoven industries, develops and manufactures the cutting-edge TSA device that optimizes textile production by quickly...
From April 25-27, 2023, at one of the most prominent conventions for the pulp, paper, tissue, and board industries in Europe, the IMPS International Munich Paper Symposium, testing device manufacturer emtec Electronic GmbH will present its innovative technology designed to optimize process runnability and product quality. Operating under the theme “Progress in board and paper technology,” the 31st annual IMPS will once again bring together industry professionals for three days of idea exchange, expert lectures, exhibitions, and professional networking.  During the Symposium, Leipzig-based...
emtec Electronic GmbH, a leading manufacturer for specialized measuring and testing devices, is set to showcase innovative solutions at the upcoming ATIP/COPACEL Congress from November 23-24 in Paris, France, addressing prevalent challenges in the pulp and paper industry. As an exhibitor at the ATIP Congress, emtec Electronic will spotlight its newest products designed to tackle industry-wide issues such as resource waste in the wet-end and the precise determination of advanced haptic parameters. Among the showcased solutions will be the redesigned TSA Tactile Sensation Analyzer, which will...
The German manufacturer of specialized testing and measuring instruments, emtec Electronic, is pleased to introduce its redesigned TSA Tactile Sensation Analyzer at the upcoming 66th Japan TAPPI Annual Meeting from October 4-6, 2023, in Tokyo, Japan. The 66th Japan TAPPI Annual Meeting is a prominent event in the pulp and paper industry, gathering experts, researchers, and industry leaders to showcase the latest advancements in the field of tissue paper and paper products. This year, Ms. Kazumi Tanikawa from Sanyo Trading will give a special presentation on the TSA's unique measuring capabilities. Its...
The company starts the celebration of its 25th anniversary in October in Lucca The German company emtec Electronic GmbH develops, produces and sells testing technologies worldwide and celebrates its 25th anniversary starting at MIAC 2020 in October in Lucca, Italy at booth no. 103. The company is proud of what has been achieved over the past few decades and looks back on successful businesses as well as great partnerships. In 1995 the company started with one device and four employees within the paper industry. Its founder and General Manager, Mr. Giselher Gruener developed a new measuring...
emtec Electronic at the International Nonwovens Symposium in Prague The company emtec Electronic will participate at the “International Nonwovens Symposium 2015” in Prague, Czech Republic from 03rd to 04th of June. At the exhibition booth emtec will present its TSA Tissue Softness Analyzer, which was developed for the tissue industry, but is also applicable in the nonwoven sector. The device allows the optimization of the production and converting process, the quality control from supplied products, and also the quality assurance during the production and converting process. Furthermore,...
Delegates from across the global nonwovens and related industries declared the 2015 edition of the International Nonwovens Symposium - held in early June by Edana in Prague, Czech Republic - "a great success". Publication in "avr - Allgemeiner Vliesstoff-Report" Issue 04-2015 on pages 76-78 [to read the complete article please click to the link below to download pdf-file] Improved measurement results "Research and testing for nonwovens" was one of the focus topics of the second day of the symposium. Within this scope, Alexander Grüner, Global Marketing and Business Development Manager at...
The paper and packaging professionals will meet again this year at Tappi´s PaperCon 2019 in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA from May 05th to 08th. At booth no. 707, the company Technidyne will be the contact for all inquiries regarding the innovative testing equipment from the German company emtec Electronic GmbH. The representative from the U.S. will showcase a variety of testing instruments by which the complete production process can be controlled and guided in the right direction. From the wet end to the finished product, the application of the equipment enables an efficient process, to get the...
The Germany-based company emtec Electronic will showcase a groundbreaking innovation in haptic measurement for textiles and nonwovens from July 6-8, 2023 at the Textile Fairs India in New Delhi. The TFI Delhi encompasses six shows, including Yarnex, F&A, Indigo, and Homtex, and is expected to attract high-level buyers and suppliers from all over the world.  A new measuring device from emtec Electronic aims to revolutionize the way textile manufacturers test the haptic of their products. All of the parameters responsible for determining a fabric’s hand-feel can now be objectively measured...
At the beginning of 2019, the German company emtec Electronic GmbH could celebrate the 300th globally sold TSA – Tissue Softness Analyzer. As documented, today the device is used in 48 countries on all continents on earth, whereby the most units are used in Europe, followed by North America and Asia. Many years ago, the hand feel of tissue paper, no matter if base tissue, toilet paper, facials or others, has been tested by human hand panels. Since this quality parameter became more and more important, the subjective and not always reliable enough hand test needed to be replaced by an objective...
emtec Electronic’s measuring devices presented by Jiu Mao Trading Company Limited at the CINTE techtextil in Shanghai, China. Between September 02nd and 04th, the CINTE techtextil, opens its doors in Shanghai, China. Our partner Jiu Mao Trading Company Limited will be on site to present emtec Electronic’s TSA Tactile Sensation Analyzer. The human feeling is a complex process realized by four different receptors inside the human skin. These receptors are responsible to feel the three basic haptic parameters softness (micro-surface variations), roughness (macro-surface variations) and in-plane...
•  On December 13-14, 2023, the American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC) will host a Digital Lab on haptics in the textile industry •  Eight industry experts, including a speaker from emtec Electronic GmbH, will present new research on haptics evaluation of different materials, explore modern measurement techniques, and highlight ways to digitize measurement data •  Early and discounted registration is open until Nov. 29 at: www.aatcc.org/aatcc-events/haptics/ How do we define, determine, and digitize the tactile sense in the textile industry? How do textile experts...
On April 11th, the German company emtec Electronic GmbH will present its TSA Softness Analyzer at the IDC International Detergency Conference in Düsseldorf, Germany. Mr. Alexander Grüner will speak about the original background and the new insights of the measurement method in his presentation “Objective measurement of the haptic properties of textile materials”. The TSA Softness Analyzer is already used in the tissue, nonwoven and textile industry and gives reliable and objective information about the three basic parameters, which determine the human feeling: the softness, roughness and stiffness....
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  • Untersuchung von:
    • Eigenschaft: Intermediate and finished products of nonwoven and textile industry
  • Vorteile:
    • Vorteil: objective determination of the softness, roughness and stiffness (independent availability of the results)
    • Vorteil: measurement of elasticity (elongation) as well as of hysteresis and plasticity (recovery behavior) are integrated in standard measurement
    • Vorteil: measurement of the compressibility and crumplability with special modules possible
    • Vorteil: calculation of a so-called HF (hand feel) value by different algorithms possible (HF value = touch, comfort)
    • Vorteil: special finished goods, such as diapers, femcare products or seat belts can be measured by the help of special adapters
    • Vorteil: excellent correlation with the human tactile sensation
    • Vorteil: accurate and reliable
    • Vorteil: easy handling and transportation
  • Produktbeschreibung:

    The touch or comfort of a nonwoven or textile product becomes a more and more important quality parameter. Different expectations of different people, especially when they are coming from completely different parts in the world make it hard to create the right mix of soft and smooth and flexible or stiff. Additionally each type of nonwoven or textile product needs its own mix, a t-shirt needs to feel different compared to a pair of jeans, a wet wipe needs to feel different compared to a baby diaper. Humans can rank or rate different qualities of a nonwoven or textile product according to the overall haptic impression. But for a human it is hard to say, why one product is preferred over the other, is it because of a softer or smoother feel or is one a bit more flexible than the other one? Those questions cannot be answered by hand tests.

    The emtec TSA Tactile Sensation Analyzer in comparison to this measures the three basic haptic parameters micro-surface variations (determine the feeling of softness), macro-surface variations (determine the feeling of smoothness) and the stiffness. Besides the three, plasticity and hysteresis, which determine the recovery, and the elasticity (elongation) are measured objectively and individually by the device. From all these parameters, a hand feel value (touch, comfort) can be calculated by algorithms. The algorithms need to be adapted to the market where the tested product is supposed to be sold and to its application. Hand feel values, calculated by adapted algorithms, often show a correlation of up to almost 100 percent to the human perception.    

  • Anwender: Chemical suppliers, Nonwovens producers, Nonwovens converters, Textile producers , Textile converters, Machine builders for nonwovens, Printing machine builders, Machine builders for textile industry, Universities & Institutes, Retailers, Fiber manufacturers, Fashion labels
  • Anwendungsgebiete: Process optimization, Product optimization, Benchmarking, R&D, Incoming control, Quality assurance, Complaint management, Troubleshooting, Marketing & Sales
  • Ergebnisse:
    • Wert:

      TS750

      , Beschreibung:

      Roughness 

    • Wert:

      TS7

      , Beschreibung:

      Softness

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      D

      , Beschreibung:

      in-plane stiffness 

    • Wert:

      E

      , Beschreibung:

      Elasticity

    • Wert:

      P

      , Beschreibung:

      Plasticity 

    • Wert:

      H

      , Beschreibung:

      Hysteresis

  • technische Daten:
    • Titel: device dimensions, Wert: 44 x 19 x 47 cm (H x W x D)
    • Titel: device weight, Wert: 19 kg
    • Titel: standard sample dimension, Wert: 11.28 cm
    • Titel: power supply, Wert: 115-230 VAC, 50/60 Hz
  • Downloads:
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Nonwoven (English), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/02_Nonwoven/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_nw_en.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Textile (English), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/03_Textil/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_textile_en.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Nonwoven (French), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/02_Nonwoven/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_nw_fr.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Textile (French), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/03_Textil/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_textile_fr.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Nonwoven (Spanish), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/02_Nonwoven/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_nw_es.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Textile (Spanish), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/03_Textil/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_textile_es.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Nonwoven (Italian), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/02_Nonwoven/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_nw_it.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Textile (Italian), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/03_Textil/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_textile_it.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Nonwoven (Turkish), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/02_Nonwoven/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_nw_tr.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Textile (Turkish), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/03_Textil/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_textile_tr.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Nonwoven (Swedish), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/02_Nonwoven/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_nw_se.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Textile (Swedish), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/03_Textil/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_textile_se.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Nonwoven (Japanese), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/02_Nonwoven/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_nw_jp.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Textile (Japanese), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/03_Textil/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_textile_jp.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Nonwoven (Chinese), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/02_Nonwoven/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_nw_zh.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Textile (Chinese), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/03_Textil/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_textile_zh.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Nonwoven (Russia), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/02_Nonwoven/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_nw_ru.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Textile (Russia), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/03_Textil/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_textile_ru.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Nonwoven (Polish), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/02_Nonwoven/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_nw_pl.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Textile (Polish), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/03_Textil/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_textile_pl.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Booklet-Nonwoven (English), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/02_Nonwoven/02_Booklet/emtec_TSA_Tactile_Sensation_Analyzer_nw booklet_en.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Booklet-Textile (English), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/03_Textil/02_Booklet/emtec_TSA_Tactile_Sensation_Analyzer_textile booklet_en.pdf
  • Applikationsbeispiele inaktiv: Nein
  • Applikationsbeispiele: Comparison of one fabric, treated differently, Optimizing wet wipes by comparing the base material (dry) and the finished product (wet)
  • Videos:
    • Vorschaubild: , Videodatei: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA\02_Nonwoven\06_Produktvideos\10_Internet/TSA Produktvideo vertont - 1080p - YT
    • Vorschaubild: , Videodatei: images/stories/infomaterial\01_TSA\02_Nonwoven\06_Produktvideos\10_Internet\emtec_TSA_2020_VERSION6_FINAL_1080
  • Success Stories & Wissenschaftliche Studien:
    • Beschriftung: Effects of air, argon, and o2 plasma on hand-feel , Link: https://www.mdpi.com/2079-6439/8/2/17
  • Zubehör inaktiv: Nein
  • Zubehör: Sample Punch
  • verwandte Produkte: BBT - Ball Burst Tester
The emtec TSA measures softness, roughness and stiffness of textiles and nonwovens objectively and reliably. Together with the stiffness, the elasticity, plasticity and hysteresis, which determine the elongation as well as the recovery behavior of the material, are measured. By the help of mathematical models, so-called hand feel values can be calculated, which correlate very well with the human expectation. The TSA measuring instrument and measuring method are internationally patented and protected.
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  • Untersuchung von:
    • Eigenschaft: Base and finished products of nonwovens and textiles, even material of unusual shape
  • Vorteile:
    • Vorteil: objective determination of the softness, roughness and stiffness (independent availability of the results)
    • Vorteil: measurement of elasticity (elongation) as well as of hysteresis and plasticity (recovery behavior) are integrated in standard measurement
    • Vorteil: measurement of the compressibility and crumplability with special modules possible
    • Vorteil: calculation of a so-called HF (hand feel) value by different algorithms possible (HF value = touch, comfort)
    • Vorteil: special finished goods, such as diapers, femcare products or seat belts can be measured by the help of special adapters
    • Vorteil: excellent correlation with the human tactile sensation
    • Vorteil: accurate and reliable
    • Vorteil: easy handling and transportation
  • Produktbeschreibung:

    The new TSA measures - like its previous model - the softness, smoothness and flexibility of base and finished products objectively and reliably. Moreover, specific hand feel values (HF) can be calculated from these parameters using mathematical models.

    A fundamentally improved capability of determining the sample's springback behavior has been added to the new device. Furthermore, the new TSA offers the possibility to measure two additional parameters: thermal haptics (surface thermal conductivity) and thermal insulation. A camera can take a high-resolution image of the clamped sample in order to give the user a visual impression of the material and to carry out further analyses.

    All of this data is automatically digitized and can be processed and stored according to customer-specific requirements through a cloud-based haptic database, the Virtual Haptic Library (developed in cooperation with Black Swan Textiles, USA), making it available to authorized persons worldwide in real-time (quality assurance and control). Additionally, this Virtual Haptic Library enables a search for suitable fabrics worldwide, cataloged according to haptic properties.

  • Anwender: Chemical suppliers, Paper machine builders, Nonwovens producers, Nonwovens converters, Textile producers , Textile converters, Machine builders for nonwovens, Printing machine builders, Universities & Institutes, Retailers, Fiber manufacturers, Fashion labels
  • Anwendungsgebiete: Process optimization, Process control, Production control, Product optimization, Benchmarking, R&D, Incoming control, Quality assurance, Complaint management, Troubleshooting, Marketing & Sales
  • Ergebnisse:
    • Wert:

      Smoothness / Roughness

    • Wert:

      Softness

    • Wert:

      Flexibility / Stiffness

    • Wert:

      Hand Feel (depending on mathematical models)

    • Wert:

      Plasticity (characterizing the recovery behaviour)

    • Wert:

      Hysteresis (characterizing the recovery behaviour)

    • Wert:

      Recovery / Springback behaviour

    • Wert:

      Elasticity (depending on recovery properties)

    • Wert:

      Thermal haptics / Surface thermal conductivity

    • Wert:

      Thermal insulation

    • Wert:

      High-resolution image from the sample

  • technische Daten:
    • Titel: device dimensions, Wert: 40,3 x 18,0 x 35,5 cm (H x W x D)
    • Titel: device weight, Wert: 15 kg
    • Titel: power supply, Wert: 100-240 V AC, 50/60 Hz
    • Titel: standard sample dimension, Wert: 112,8 mm = 100 cm²
  • Downloads:
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Textile-Nonwoven (English), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/20_TSA2/00_Markteinfuehrung_Textil_NW/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA2_launch_leaflet_EN.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet-Tissue (English), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/20_TSA2/01_Tissue/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA2_tissue_leaflet_EN.pdf
  • Applikationsbeispiele inaktiv: Nein
  • Applikationsbeispiele: Comparison of one fabric, treated differently, Optimizing wet wipes by comparing the base material (dry) and the finished product (wet)
  • Videos:
    • Vorschaubild: , Videodatei: images/stories/infomaterial/20_TSA2/04_Industrieunabhaengig/01_Produktvideos/LAY2-TSA-2023.mp4
  • Success Stories & Wissenschaftliche Studien:
    • Beschriftung: Effects of air, argon, and o2 plasma on hand-feel , Link: https://www.mdpi.com/2079-6439/8/2/17
  • Zubehör inaktiv: Nein
  • Zubehör: Sample Punch
  • verwandte Produkte: BBT - Ball Burst Tester, TSA - Tactile Sensation Analyzer, TSA - Tissue Softness Analyzer
The new emtec TSA Tactile Sensation Analyzer not only features a high-quality design, but also convinces with extended possibilities for determining haptic comfort. Additionally, the device captures a high-resolution picture of the sample and can be connected to a Virtual Haptic database (cloud-based). The TSA measuring instrument and measuring method are internationally patented and protected.
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  • Untersuchung von:
    • Eigenschaft: tissue
  • Vorteile:
    • Vorteil: objective measurement of the softness, roughness and stiffness (results for each parameter individually available)
    • Vorteil: measurement of the compressibility, crumplability and burst resistance with special modules possible
    • Vorteil: calculation of a so-called hand feel (HF) value by different mathematical models
    • Vorteil: very good correlation with the human tactile sensation
    • Vorteil: accurate and reliable
    • Vorteil: easy handling
    • Vorteil: transportable
  • Produktbeschreibung:

    Softness, roughness and stiffness are the three basic haptic parameters, which determine the human hand feel. But, in comparison to the human hand, the device provides these three parameters as individual values. By the help of special algorithms, these three single parameters can be combined to so-called hand feel (HF) values. With the right mathematical model, a correlation to the human expectation of up to almost 100 percent is possible.

    The emtec TSA Tissue Softness Analyzer is already subject of a released TAPPI Technical Information Paper (TIP). The critically peer-reviewed technical specification document investigates the specialized measuring instrument that is able to simulate the sensory properties of the human hand when touching tissue paper products. TAPPI TIP 0808-07, titled “Objective Determination of the Haptic Properties of Tissue Products, Technical Information Paper TIP 0808-07 (2021)” covers the theoretical background of haptics, how the TSA device measures the three basic parameters for determining haptic feel, and discusses application possibilities for the paper manufacturing process and quality assurance. For more information on TAPPI Standards, Technical Information Papers, or Useful Methods, visit here

  • Anwender: Chemical suppliers, Paper machine builders, Tissue producers, Tissue converters, Pulp producers, Universities & Institutes, Retailers
  • Anwendungsgebiete: Process optimization, Process control, Production control, Product optimization, Benchmarking, R&D, Incoming control, Quality assurance, Complaint management, Troubleshooting
  • Ergebnisse:
    • Wert:

      TS7

      , Beschreibung:

      Softness 

    • Wert:

      TS750

      , Beschreibung:

      Roughness

    • Wert:

      D

      , Beschreibung:

      In-plane stiffness 

    • Wert:

      , Beschreibung:

      Elasticity

    • Wert:

      , Beschreibung:

      Hysteresis

    • Wert:

      , Beschreibung:

      Plasticity 

  • technische Daten:
    • Titel: device dimensions, Wert: 19 x 44 x 47 cm (W x H x D)
    • Titel: weight , Wert: 19 kg
    • Titel: supply voltage , Wert: 115-230 VAC, 50/60 Hz
    • Titel: sample dimension, Wert: 112,8 mm
  • Downloads:
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet (English), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/01_Tissue/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_en.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Booklet (English), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/01_Tissue/02_Booklet/emtec_TSA_Tissue_Softness_Analyzer_booklet_en.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet (French), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/01_Tissue/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_fr.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet (Spanish), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/01_Tissue/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_es.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet (Italian), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/01_Tissue/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_it.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet (Turkish), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/01_Tissue/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_tr.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet (Swedish), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/01_Tissue/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_se.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet (Japenese), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/01_Tissue/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_jp.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet (Chinese), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/01_Tissue/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_zh.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet (Russia), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/01_Tissue/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_ru.pdf
    • Beschriftung : Leaflet (Polish), Link: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA/01_Tissue/01_Leaflet/emtec_TSA_leaflet_pl.pdf
  • Applikationsbeispiele inaktiv: Nein
  • Applikationsbeispiele: Optimization of the blade life time, Optimizing the amount of lotion, which is often added in the tissue converting
  • Videos:
    • Vorschaubild: , Videodatei: images/stories/infomaterial/01_TSA\02_Nonwoven\06_Produktvideos\10_Internet/TSA Produktvideo vertont - 1080p - YT
  • Success Stories & Wissenschaftliche Studien:
    • Beschriftung: Influence of Tissue Paper Converting Conditions on Finished Product Softness, Link: https://ojs.cnr.ncsu.edu/index.php/BioRes/article/view/BioRes_15_3_7178_de_Oliveira_Mendes_Tissue_Paper_Conditions
    • Beschriftung: A New Method to Evaluate the Hand-Feel Potential of Furnishes for Tissue Paper Products, Link: https://bioresources.cnr.ncsu.edu/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/BioRes_16_1_684_17796_Prinz_ZBM_New_Method_Eval_Hand_Feel_Potential_Tissue_Paper-.pdf
    • Beschriftung: The softness of hygiene tissue, Link: https://bioresources.cnr.ncsu.edu/resources/review-the-softness-of-hygiene-tissue/
  • Zubehör inaktiv: Nein
  • Zubehör: Sample Punch
  • verwandte Produkte: BBT - Ball Burst Tester, TSA - Tactile Sensation Analyzer
Traditionally, the hand feel of a tissue product  has  been tested by the human hand, in the best case by human hand panels. The human feeling depends on several factors, e.g. personal and market specific preferences, the daily mood and the culture. A further disadvantage is the inability to feel the three basic haptic parameters, which determine the overall haptic impression of a material that is touched by the hand.  The emtec TSA Tissue Softness Analyzer objectively measures the micro-surface variations (feeling of softness), the macro-surface variations (feeling of roughness) and the in-plane...