The TA-NTF Noodle Tensile Fixture for Brookfield Engineering Laboratories’ CT3 Texture Analyzer is designed to test the extensibility and tensile breaking strength of noodles, pasta and other similar food items. The lower and upper grip assemblies are included and no base table is required. The Brookfield CT3 Tester combines simplicity of operation with expanded test method capability and operates in both compression and tension modes. A wide variety of standard probes, (cones, cylinder, blades, balls, punches) and fixtures (extrusion cell, shear cell, grips, etc.) are available for a multitude of applications. TexturePro Ct software enables the operator to automate their test procedures and generate valuable analytical data.