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We manufacture hard wearing test pieces for metal detector calibration to conform with the latest auditing codes of practice legislation and industry guidance. HACCP program compliance with food safety standards such as GFSI, BRC and IFE.
Our New Range of translucent teststicks are now available in RED, YELLOW and BLUE using our original unique FDA approved Shatter & Chip Resistant Polymer material available in our existing range of teststicks. We also supply Test Pucks for Pharmaceutical industry audits.
The ICTeststick 20.0 mm Ferrous (Chrome) Test Ball
Our Test Ball is designed to comply with the magnetic phase interference (System Shock) test. It is designed to be used on Tunnel Metal Detectors for Conveyors, also Drop Through systems, Vertical Metal Detectors, Gravity Fall Detectors and Pipeline Metal Detectors systems.
This large metal test should be carried out at least once per shift to ensure that after a large piece of metal has passed through a metal detector, it can 'recover' and continue to operate correctly.
This is now a Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) Requirement specified by most leading supermarket retailers as a test procedure for all of their food product suppliers, to ensure the detection of small metal part contaminants.
Intensive research to find a safer material for teststick housings resulted in destructive testing of plastic materials.
These tests showed that if broken acrylic and some other plastics had a tendency to splinter and shatter. The plastic leaving the parent material became incredibly difficult to find once embedded in food products using a metal detector.
In these days of increasing litigation and Health & Safety compliance our high impact, shatter resistant, translucent ICTeststicks are designed to supersede all existing brittle acrylic teststicks to help minimise the risk of shattering your reputation!