Instru-Met Corporation

Strength of Materials Test Equipment Company |Classic Tensile Tester Experts

About Us

American Owned and Operated Manufacturing Facility in Union, New Jersey
 Instru-Met building              Founded in 1974, Instru-Met Corporation is a leader in the field of re-manufactured and fully upgraded Instron™ load frames test equipment.  We remain a privately held company specializing in totally remanufacturing mechanical frames.  We continue to maintain and build relationships around the country and internationally . Instru-Met services what it sells and can provide your laboratory with scheduled preventative maintenance or on demand engineering and repair. In addition, we carry a large inventory of hard to find parts for frames that are no longer produced or serviced by Instron™. We offer a complete line of load cells, grips, fixtures and extensometers for all of our materials testing machines. Call us today for all your load frame needs.Our inventory of “obsolete” Instron™ frame parts and accessories is unsurpassed. Not even the original equipment manufacturer can match our inventory. Instru-Met offers repair service and support for all Instron™ test frames from 1946 to today. Some popular test frames include:  1000 Series, 1120 Series, 1130 Series, 4200 Series, 4300 Series and 4500 Series (along with others).We are an accredited calibration laboratory.
  We provide calibration for load cells, extensometers, temperature, crosshead speed and crosshead displacement.  See our Contact page for A2LA accreditation logo. Click on the logo to see Our Scope of Accreditation.  We provide our Quality Manual upon request.
Our Team
Instru-Met is an innovative company that has pioneered rapid development of long-life, reusable Instron™ machines.  Instru-Met’s team is comprised of Engineering professionals, Technicians, Machinists and other highly experienced people.  This well-rounded group brings innovative skills to the complex tasks required in successfully making load frames, accessories and hardware/software solutions for the strength of materials industry. The industries we serve include: pharmaceutical, plastics, wire, metal, aviation, government agencies, consumer product companies and leading universities.
Quality Policy Statement

Our commitment to our clients requires that all services provided are client-focused, quality driven and of the highest standards.  We continually look for ways to improve the quality of service by client feedback, training of staff and using the latest technology.  We educate our employees on the latest standards and calibration procedures. All these efforts have one common goal in mind, and that is to being committed to being in compliance with latest edition of ISO/IEC 17025. Management shall insure these objectives listed in the quality manual are communicated to, understood and implemented by all laboratory personnel concerned.