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Checking It Twice: Polymer Stress Monitors

Posted by Kett Marketing on Tue, Jun 2, 2020

The plastics industry is one of the largest in the United States—it’s the third-largest manufacturing industry in the country, employing nearly 1 million people and grossing $380 billion annually. 

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Topics: polymer stress monitor

Measuring Rice Quality For The Best Nutritional Benefits

Posted by Kett Marketing on Tue, May 26, 2020

In one year, 740 million tons of rice were grown and harvested across the globe, as a main source of nutrition for the majority of people on earth. Rice is an undeniable food staple globally, accounting for 42% of the human population’s total caloric consumption. And for some in poorer countries, it can account for 50% or more of daily caloric intake.

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Topics: Rice Husker, Whiteness Meter, Riceter

Micro Moisture Analyzers and Precision Measurements

Posted by Kett Marketing on Tue, May 19, 2020

Here at Kett, we understand how important precision can be, that the slightest variable or error in a reading can be majorly costly—and sometimes even dangerous—for you and your team. 

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Topics: Moisture Analyzer

What’s New: Fiber-Optic Composition Analyzer Technology

Posted by Kett Marketing on Tue, Apr 7, 2020

When something happens in our little world of composition analyzers, we have a hard time maintaining our cool. It’s exciting when new developments refine these analyzers so that readings become quicker, more accurate and more sensitive.

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Topics: Composition Analyzer

Rice Quality Management Tools From Field To Table

Posted by Kett Marketing on Tue, Mar 31, 2020

Rice is one of the leading food sources across the entire globe. In fact, more than 3.5 billion people rely on rice for 20% or more of their daily caloric intake.

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Topics: Rice Husker, Whiteness Meter, Riceter

Paper Moisture Meters: The Key to Preserving Photographic Paper

Posted by Kett Marketing on Wed, Mar 18, 2020

If you’ve been charged with the task of preserving your family’s precious antique photos or if you’ve ever worked to keep your more recent photos in pristine condition, you know that there are many specifications to keeping your photos looking like new. 

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Topics: Moisture Meter

Why Wintertime Is the Best Time to Invest in Portable Tribometer

Posted by Kett Marketing on Tue, Feb 11, 2020

In many parts of the country, wintertime means icy temperatures, sleet, freezing rain and snow. And all of this weather can mean big trouble when it comes to friction. 

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Topics: Friction Analyzer

How New Technology Has Taken The Guesswork Out Of Moisture Balances

Posted by Kett Marketing on Tue, Feb 4, 2020

For years, when measuring the amount of moisture in certain substances, the only solution had been the loss-on-drying (LOD) method, using a moisture balance.

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Topics: Moisture Balance

When a Moisture Balance Is the Right Tool for Accurate Readings

Posted by Kett Marketing on Wed, Jan 29, 2020

A moisture balance is one method used to determine the level of moisture in a particular sample. It’s considered a primary method of measuring moisture that relies on each sample’s weight loss on drying (LOD). 

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Topics: Moisture Balance

How To Deduct A Million In Taxes By Buying Or Leasing Equipment

Posted by Kett Marketing on Fri, Nov 22, 2019

We’ve seen companies spend a decade trying to decide whether to buy new equipment. The decision often gets tangled up in internal discussions, testing, and financial uncertainty.

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Topics: Tips