Swanmatic by Automation Devices

Bottle Cap Torque Testers

Table Top Torque Testers

Analogue Table Top Torque Testers

C510 Analogue Table Top Bottle Cap Torque Tester

The Model C510A, B, and C Spring Torque Testers require no power to operate. They hold containers from one-half inch in diameter through six inches in diameter and measure both applied and removal torque. The large measurement scale on the torque tester has traveling stops that show the highest reading. This portable torque tester is made from sturdy machined metal parts and has a padded carrying handle.

Shipping Weight: 15 lbs

Model NumberTorque Range
C510A0-25 lbin
C510B0-50 lbin
C510C0-100 lbin
C510E0-150 lbin

Digital Table Top Torque Testers

C510D Digital Table Top Bottle Cap Torque Tester

The Model C510D Digital Readout Torque Tester provides a digital readout up to 100 inch-pounds on an LCD screen which can be upgraded to link the meter with a statistical program in a computer (Model C510DCI). This torque tester operates from a 120 VAC power source or from a 9 VDC alkaline battery. It measures both applied and removal torque and displays the reading on a large three digit LED display. The readings, accurate to tenths of an inch-pounds, remain on the display for 30 seconds. When battery powered or accompanied by the AC adapter, this rugged torque measuring device can be moved from one work area to another.

  • Covers the entire testing range of cap sizes operating from 0-100 inch lbs. for both removal and application.
  • Reads in 0.1 inch lb. increments and the reading is visible on the tester as well as on the computer screen or printout.
  • Accuracy of ±2% of full scale or reading.
  • Holds the peak reading for approximately 30 seconds so that readings can be recorded manually.
  • Operates on 110 V using a step-down transformer with 9V output or a 9V alkaline battery.
  • It is *RS232 capabl*e. Link to your computer or printer by a serial cable.
Model NumberTorque RangeGraduation
C510D0-100 lbin12.00 × 0.01 lbin
C510DCI0-100 lbin50.00 × 0.05 lbin

Hand Held Bottle Cap Torque Testers

C510D Digital Table Top Bottle Cap Torque Tester

The C515 Cap Torque Tester is an economical solution for most cap torque measurement applications. Extremely portable, it features a universal 1/4 inch square drive which holds a *modified Swan-Matic driver shell. The modification makes shell change-over quick and easy and still uses standard Swan-Matic inserts. It is available in a wide variety of capacities from 10 oz-in to 100 in-lbs and is shipped with a certificate of calibration ensuring accuracy within ± 0.5% of full scale.

Requires a Non-Standard Driver Shell for a nominal up-charge


C510D Digital Table Top Bottle Cap Torque Tester

The C515 Bottle Cap Torque Tester provides a quick solution to testing a broader range of samples by eliminating the need to secure bottles in a vise or clamping system.


Accuracy:± 0.5% of full scale ± 1 digit
Sampling Rate:30 readings per second
Display Rate:2.5/s in normal mode, 30/s in peak mode
Safe Overload:150% of gauge capacity
Power:9V battery or AC Adapter
Battery Life:30 hours of continuous operation
Display Unit Size:2.53 in x 3.84 in
Hand Unit Size:1.75 in [dia]. x 4.06 in
Chord Length:10 in (retracted)
Weight:1.8lb [0.8kg]
Driver Head:¼ inch drive adapter
Model NumberTorque RangeGraduation
C515A0-12 lbin12.00 × 0.01 lbin
C515B0-50 lbin50.00 × 0.05 lbin
C515C0-100 lbin100 × 0.1 lbin