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Martindale M235 - Abrasion And Pilling Tester
For testing the abrasion and pilling resistance of all types of fabrics and other materials.
Type of Product : Pilling/Snagging
Type of Business : Textile
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Product Details

The Martindale is a versatile instrument capable of multiple abrasion and pilling tests.

It uses precision components to deliver the exact abrasion or pilling movement required by all international and retailer standards. 





Sleek, Functional Design

Purposefully designed to enhance the ease of use and reliability of results

  • Lightweight motion plate
  • Strong and solid base feet to increase instrument stability 
  • Sliding pad design reduces noise of motion plate



Individual Station Lighting

Notification flash of the relevant station's light along with a notification beep
indicates the end of a test.




Motion plate storage rack incorporated into the side of the instrument to conserve lab space and allowing full access to all abrasion stations

Enhanced sample holders allowing for quicker sample loading

Quick-lock couplers facilitate easy access for service and calibration


Full Color Touch Screen Controls

  • Most common functions accessible in one or two touches

  • Displays individual station counters

  • Test materials ordering information accessible directly on the instrument display 

  • Multi-lingual interface with display options in English, Chinese, Spanish and Turkish


Designed for Adaptability

The Martindale Line can perform a variety of abrasion and pilling tests. The user-friendly design allows operators to easily change over testing station configurations with specialized enhancement kits. 

Can be used for:

  • Fabric Abrasion
  • Fabric Pilling
  • Sock Abrasion
  • Leather Abrasion
  • Edge Abrasion
  • Testing Floor Coverings
  • Toothbrush Testings
  • Other Specialized Testings


The compact base is designed to conserve valuable lab space while providing maximum testing capacity. Two sizes available: 

  • Larger base can have 6, 8 or 9 test positions

  • Available in a smaller 4-position base


Instrument Comes Standard with:

  • Sample Holders

  • 9 kPa and 12 kPa Weights for standard abrasion testing

  • Standard Mounting Device

Side Mounted Storage Rack available as an option for the 6, 8 and 9 head models


Accessory Holder

Available separately to conveniently hold martindale accessories while not in use

Made from high quality acrylic and designed to be both practical and attractive


Quality Test Materials

SDL Atlas supplies a wide variety of consumables design specifically for testing on the Martindale Abrasion and Pilling Tester.

These high quality consumables will ensure that each test performed is accurate and reliable.


Compatible with RemoteAccess, the revolutionary Remote Instrument Monitoring Application. 

Shows the remaining testing time against the end of the test.

Operators can track the real-time testing progress anytime, anywhere, on the go via RemoteAccess App (iOS and Android).