James Heal

  • PRODRY

    DRY RATE TESTER

    Quick-drying is an important attribute of textiles worn next to the skin, during sporting activities where the skin is likely to perspire. ProDry replicates the conditions to verify the quick-drying fabrics are performing effectively.

  • WICKVIEW

    MOISTURE MANAGEMENT TESTER

    WickView is a state-of-the-art instrument using advanced imaging to track and record moisture transfer through a garment, helping understand its effectiveness at moisture management and wicking behaviour.

  • TRURAIN

    WATER REPELLENCY TESTER

    TruRain is an artificial rain shower testing instrument for determining the water repellency of textiles. This is an important function of technical fabrics, which are intended to protect the user in wet conditions.

  • AQUABRASION

    WET ABRASION TESTER

    The AquAbrasion is a Wet Abrasion Tester based on the traditional Martindale instrument. It is an accurate and repeatable way of conducting wet abrasion testing, which we have proven to be a crucial step in establishing the durability of outdoor wear.

  • Perspirometer & Incubator

    COLOUR FASTNESS &
    PHENOLIC YELLOWING TESTER™

    For textile testing laboratories where
    accuracy and reliability are key, the Incubator
    and Perspirometer from James Heal provide
    the ideal solution

  • FlexiBurn

    Multipurpose Flammability Tester™

    For testing ease of ignition and flame
    spread properties of a variety of textile
    and similar materials.

     

  • CrockMaster

    Colour Fastness to Rubbing Tester™

    Colour Fastness to Rubbing Tester, used to test textiles, carpets, laminates, and printing inks, as well as the micro-scratch resistance of lacquers, coatings and painted surfaces

     

     

  • GyroWash

    COLOUR FASTNESS TO LAUNDERING TESTER™

    Available as 8 and 20 pot instruments, the
    GyroWash is a colour fastness to
    laundering tester for textiles and leather,
    according to AATCC and ISO standards.
    Featuring the most simple to use
    touchscreen user interface on the market.

     

  • Wascator

    Standardised European washing machine™

    The Wascator has
    long since established
    itself as the standard
    reference washing
    machine for textile
    laboratories.

     

  • Impluse

    RANDOM TUMBLE
    PILLING TESTER™

    Our Impulse range, available in 4 or 2 chamber
    models, are the only instruments that offer
    interchangeable impellers and greatly
    improved sample rotation throughout the test
    to give reliability, accuracy and flexibility.

     

  • DynaWash Duo

    GARMENT & PRINTED FABRIC
    DURABILITY TESTER™

    For laboratories performing a high volume of repeated wash
    tests, DynaWash Duo with integrated spinner will provide a
    life time of laundering in a fraction of the time.
    Now with the James Heal touchscreen user interface, the
    most simple to use controller for textile testing.

     

  • TruFade

    XENON ARC LIGHT FASTNESS TESTER™

    TruFade offers a fresh approach to light fastness testing – it
    streamlines a difficult area of colour fastness testing to deliver
    consistent and accurate results. Intuitive software allows routine
    testing to be started in as little as three touches of the screen. TruFade is used to test the light fastness of
    textiles, leather and other materials.

     

  • SnagPod

    Snagging resistance tester

     

     

    Snagging is the
    appearance of
    undesirable loops
    on the surface of
    garments caused
    by catching the
    fabric on sharp
    objects.

     

  • Proview

    Extraordinary Testing Solutions

     

    ProView – Easy and efficient
    grading with access, via a swipe
    of the integrated touch screen,
    to a library of photographic
    assessment images*

     

  • ElmaTear

    Digital Elmendorf Tear Tester with TestWise™

     

    Digital Elmendorf Tear Tester with TestWise™ software and touch-screen, suitable for testing paper, plastic, non-wovens and textiles.

     

  • TruBurst

    Pneumatic Bursting Strength Tester with TestWise™

     

    Pneumatic Bursting Strength Tester with TestWise™ software and a range of bursting strength and fatigue tests suitable for knitted textiles, medical textiles, non-wovens, paper and plastics.

     

  • Titan

    Universal Strength Tester with TestWise™.

     

    Universal Strength Tester with TestWise™ software, available with capacities of 5kN up to 10kN. For testing a diverse range of applications – from apparel and non-wovens, to rubber and other non-textile materials.

     

  • Orbitor

    PILLING & SNAGGING TESTER™

    Suitable for testing to a range of standards and retailer test
    methods, the Orbitor is a flexible instrument to which you can add
    different test boxes, drums or chambers depending on the type of
    testing you wish to carry out.

     

  • Martindale

    Abrasion and Pilling Tester with TestWise Touch™

    Abrasion and Pilling Tester with TestWise Touch™, available with up to 9 stations and adaptable to test a wide range of applications – textiles, socks, leather, coated upholstery, carpets, and shirt collars.

     

  • ThermaPlate

    Colour Fastness and Thermal
    Stability Tester (Scorch Tester)™

    Full flexibility to enable users
    to test to all known retailers
    and international methods.

     

  • ElastAbrasion

    Elastomeric Abrasion Tester with TestWise Touch™

     

    Elastomeric Abrasion Tester with TestWise Touch™. Approved by Volkswagen, for the abrasion of rubber and elastomeric materials that form items such as tyres, seals, and conveyors.

     

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