2 New Black HSTOur Digital unit comes fully equipped with the latest technology. The new black design is quite a change from the classic green look.Each unit has all the updated digital hardware and circuitry with bright vacuum display panels. We carefully calibrate each one, test and retest so that all you have to do is plug it in and go without the aggravation of the setup process.Each new unit comes with:New Calibration TilesOperators Manual and Service SheetsCertificate of CalibrationNaphthol Green B Dye Solution Pak2% Formic Acid Pak
3 New-RefurbishedIf you are not in the market for a new unit or it is slightly above your budget, then try one of our newly refurbished Hercules Sizing Testers.This unit features all the same technology as in the new digitals, but in a slightly older casing.Each newly refurbished unit starts as an old analog unit, then stripped, cleaned, treated, painted, then updated with all of the same digital circuitry we use in the new HSTs.Each New Refurbished HST comes with:New Calibration TilesOperators Manual and Service SheetsCertificate of Calibration
4 AnalogsWe service, and repair the old analog units as well. Analogs are all tested, retested and calibrated.Each Analog HST comes with:Certificate of CalibrationDetailed Work Report
5 UpgradingTAF makes upgrading your HST unit(s) easier. Our inventory is ready to be shipped. Your old machine can be traded in to be fully refurbished and upgraded Digital. Simply ship your old HST to TAF, and we will begin the restoration process. We use all new digital electronic parts.When you upgrade to one of our newer machines you will receive:Certificate of CalibrationOperators Manuals and Service SheetsNew Calibration TilesNaphthol Green B Dye Solution Pak2% Formic Acid Pak
6 RepairsAll repairs are made in our laboratory facility by our fully trained technicians and engineers. When you send your unit to TAF, we perform a series of services to keep your machine in working condition. This eliminates any downtime in your operations.Some basic services may involve:CleaningRepair and TestingParts ReplacementPaintingCalibrationEtcAll of our services and technicians are guaranteed and certified.
7 Testing and Calibration Each unit is thoroughly tested and retested, then calibrated to make sure it is in pristine working order before shipment.All processes are certified and conform to TAPPI standards. Work is guaranteed.For additional inquiries for our limited warranty please contact:Steve Aderhold or call us at(770)Chief Engineer, Richard, working on a unit at our testing facility.
8 HST Test PaperHST was tested with a ink mixture of 99% ink and 1% formic acid for 5 separate runs on the same sample. Each run result showed hardly any deviation at all in the time it took in seconds to complete each run to the amount of reflectance registered.This demonstrates the accuracy and consistency expected on a calibrated HST.
10 Leased Rental Equipment Our goal is to keep your lab operational even while your unit(s) are in for service. TAF offers rental equipment. So, you do not fall behind in your schedules. Ask about our details on our rental equipment.
11 Accessories and Supplies We carry all of your needs in HST Accessories and Testing SuppliesSizing Tester Samples HoldersTiles (Green and White)Len CoversNaphthol Green B Dye Solution Pak2% Formic Acid PakDye Bottles and Test BeakersAnd much more…The HST sample holders have recently been modified with a new safety feature that prevents accidental lens fracture or lens breakage during handling.
12 Ordering and Shipping Shipping Info: Mail To:Steve AderholdThe Aderhold Firm, Inc.P.O. Box 1551Lawrenceville, GA 30046Office:Fax:Ship To:2121 Dawn CourtSuwanee, GA 30024Shipping Info:TAF recommends these ground services:Shipping Weight:24 lbs for new unit14 lbs for refurbishedFOB Shipping: Suwanee, GATerms are Net 30 Domestic.Wire transfer for International