Turning proven technologies into the Next Big Thing...
into universal testers...
Oakland Instrument Corporation
7405 Bush Lake Road, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55439 USA
Tel & Fax: (952) 835-4935 Web: www.OaklandInstrument.com Email:
Test instruments for
Built Around You
Oakland’s patented Film Thickness Gauges set the industry benchmark for innovation.
Advanced MicroGauges, Tensile Testers, and Elmendorf Tear Testers for the discriminating
Higher quality film, paper, and sheet converts faster, with less machine downtime.
Oakland Instrument is the leading manufacturer of benchtop test instruments for quality
control testing of plastic film, paper, sheet, and converted materials
We are a full-line manufacturer of test instruments for your plastic film extrusion
lab (blown and cast films), paper manufacturing lab, converter film & sheet lab,
flexible packaging manufacturing lab, and your resin production lab.
Known for our innovative designs, solid applications support, and value-based pricing,
let Oakland Instrument help you solve your toughest quality control problems.
Formed in 1995 with the introduction of computerized benchtop thickness gauging products
for the plastic film extrusion industry, Oakland has grown to become the leading
web & sheet test instrument company specializing in computerized instruments in the
thickness / caliper, tensile test, force measurement, and coefficient of friction
product areas; Simultaneously, Oakland expanded its product offerings to become the
only full-line manufacturer of test instruments for the blown and cast film extrusion
Oakland now compliments its integrated design-build approach by recently
expanding its 500 ft2 in-house lab at our factory. With the purpose of assisting
customers with sample runs, product demonstrations, and customer training, this lab
capability will allow us to continue to address the most pressing needs of our valued
customer base. Feel free to call us with your questions - whether you work with
us over the internet, over the telephone, in person at your plant, or visit us at
our modern manufacturing facility, we are committed to providing you with great customer
Advanced MicroGauges, Tensile Testers, and Sample Cutters for the discriminating
Non-wovens, wovens, serving the textile industry with Tear Testers, Impact Testers,
Oakland establishes new R&D Center
To further compliment its integrated design-build approach, Oakland opened a new
research and product development center in December 2017. With the purpose of advancing
its product offerings, this 2200 ft2 center will allow us to continue to address
the most pressing needs of our valued customer base. Feel free to visit us at our
modern manufacturing facility for a tour of our new R&D Center.