TA.XTExpress Texture Analyser

Our economy single column Texture Analyser for basic applications.

The TA.XTplus Texture Analyser

The TA.XTExpress Texture Analyser is our entry-level and QC-based texture analysis option

It offers cost effective portable analysis for a wide range of low force applications.

With a choice of two dedicated software packages or touchscreen operation, the instrument is easily configured to meet the user's exact requirements. Test profiles are stored for immediate use and the results analysed automatically using either 'in-built' Standards, such as TPA or Bloom, or product-specific procedures.

It presents a small portable solution for your texture analysis testing measuring up to 50kg in force, and as such it is the Texture Analysis professional's instrument of choice.

All TA.XTExpress instruments are now shipped with a Touchscreen Interface unit as standard equipment.

Texture Analysis probes

Probes & Fixtures

The Texture Analyser uses a range of different probes and fixtures according to your specific application.

Exponent Software


Whether you require a simple test and data analysis solution or a fully featured software package – we give you the choice.

Texture Analyser assembly line

Technical Specification

Force Capacity: 10kg.f (100N)
Force Resolution: 0.1g
Loadcells: 0.5, 5, 10kg.f
Speed Range: 0.1 – 10mm/s
Maximum Aperture: 210mm/370mm
Distance Resolution: 0.1mm
Data Acquisition Rate: 400pps

Acoustic Envelope Detector setup

Touchscreen Interface

This unit allows instrument operation  in stand-alone mode. Calibration, test setup and force measurement may now be carried out without the need for PC software.

Touchscreen Interface unit


Fully compatible with the TA.XTExpress, the new technology provides users with enhanced flexibility for high speed data collection and display.

Loadcell in case


Our range of Texture Analyser accessories covers many requirements for the use, maintenance and protection of your instrument.