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Ampoule Break Force Tester

Ampoule Break Force Tester or Snap Force Tester

Measures the Force required to snap a glass ampule used in pharmaceuticals.

Glass ampule that have very high snap force may cause inconvenience (and sometimes injury) to the user.

Glass ampules that have very low snap force may experience “break in transit” situation, where the ampules break / snap due to vibrations or slight external loads in transit or while handling. Though this is a rare phenomenon, it can lead to other complications.


Ampoule Break Force Tester

Variable Speed Model with Stepper Drive

Computer Controller Model with facility to capture test data on to the PC directly through the software and generate PDF test reports.

Digital Model with Backlit LCD Display for easy readability.

With Peak hold facility.

Motorised operation with Ball screw mechanism for extra smooth operation.

Not dependent on operator skill.

Variable Speed of Travel : 10-500 mm/min. (Menu based user-settable option)


Model: ABF-20-DS-DX

Capacity:         20 Kg with least count of 2 gm.


Includes :

Serial Port (9 Pin DB Connector)

Data Cable

Software for Win7 PC

Excludes :

Desktop PC (with Serial Port) and Laser / Inkjet Printer


Optional Fixtures / Attachments :


Calibration Weight :   5 Kg Bullion weight to be supplied by you.


Ampoule Break Force Test 

Top Wedge (common for all ampule sizes)

Acrylic Guard (common for all ampule holders)

Ampule Holder (for each ampule size)

Note : You will have to order multiple ampule holders for your different ampule sizes.


Utilities Required :

  • Power : 230 Volts A.C., 50 Hz. Clean power.
  • Calibration weights : 5 Kg (2 + 2 + 1 Kg)
  • Desktop PC or Laptop PC

Processor Type :   Pentium Core I3 or better.      (Preferably Core I5 or Higher)

Memory :              4 GB RAM or better

Space :                  50 GB free HDD space           (minimum)

Monitor :               17” or larger Color Monitor with 1280 x 1024 resolution or better

Operating System: Windows 7 Home Premium or higher (with latest updates & patches)

Supporting Software :

Adobe Acrobat Reader                       (Latest Version).

Microsoft Dot Net Framework           (Latest Version)

Communication :  9-Pin (DB9) Serial Port (RS-232)     REQUIRED

Printer :                 Laser or Inkjet Printer.            (No Dot-matrix support)


IQOQ Documentation Set (available for Pharmaceutical companies)

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