The TAPlus texture analyzer is designed to be an easy to use tool to evaluate the textural properties (compression, shear, extrusion, puncture, hardness forces, etc.) of a wide range of products at all stages of manufacture. It can perform rapid, detailed texture profile analysis for applications up to 102 kgf. NEXYGEN MT software offers flexible interfacing, easy set-up and a test library. This software also includes strict multilevel user security functions and audit trails, video capture and playback and integrated industry platform drivers.