DRAW FORCE TESTER HIGH TEMPERATURE & HIGH SPEED
DFT-HT is the newest addition to Lawson Hemphill line of Draw Force Testers. The instrument features 1000 meters/minute test speed and 500°C hot air temperature on the running yarn. It complies with ASTM D 5344.
The system is Software Controlled to set the required Draw Ratio and Pre-Tension while maintaining constant air test temperature throughout the test. It is equipped with yarn guides that move the yarn in-out of the heater when testing is completed. For maximum safety, DFT-HT doors remain closed during the test.
The operator can start the test from either side of machine by pressing Quick Start Blue button or a single keyboard click. When equipped with Automatic or Manual Splice Package Changers, the DFT-HT operates continuously.