Leak Testing Case Studies: Medical Filter Leak Test Machine

Client: Multi-National Filter Manufacturer

Part: Medical Filter

Machine supplied: Leak test system from respiratory filters

Overview: This system was designed and manufactured in order to give the customer the ability to 100% leak test medical and respiratory filters within their production environment. TQC developed this system alongside the client to allow them to test, heat stamp and log the results for a range of respiratory air filters.
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The machine was designed to 100% leak test 3 variants of plastic medical filters.

The leak test fixture contained interchangeable tooling designed to seal off 4 filters at a time.

The single Nolek leak test instrument individually tested each filter with failures receiving a hot stamp reject mark.

Machine throughput was 4 filters every 75 seconds.

  • Medical industry
  • Nolek S9 Leak Test Instrument
  • TQC Series 40 leak test technology
  • Clean Room Environment
  • Omron PLC & HMI
  • Portable
  • Leak Rate: 50mm3 / sec at 4 bar test pressure

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