Inspection, testing and characterization equipment is available to manufacturers in the Hudson Valley and N.Y. State

Academic Sites

Business access to specialized equipment

T-SEC provides access to specialized equipment (3d printers, and inspection, testing and characterization) to Manufacturers and Entrepreneurs as well as students at Hudson Valley community colleges.

Listed below are the schools and equipment available at each campus to train students and to assist manufacturers and entrepreneurs.

Dutchess Community College

This evacuated tube collects and converts solar energy to power your home or office’s heat and hot water system. This Demo unit allows Dutchess Community College to train students in the collection process of solar energy.


SunMaxx solar collector

SunMaxx Demo Solar Collector

Rockland Community College


The 3D printers at The Haverstraw Center at Rockland Community College offer an easy-to-use printing process with a variety of different materials and color options available. The Roland 3D scanner offers the ability to collect data from 3-dimensional objects for research and construction purposes. The rooms at the 3D Center are also equipped with four CAD workstations featuring Solidworks software, which is a state of the art 3D file creation setup that creates the files necessary for printing.

Sullivan County Community College
  • MakerBot Replicator 2 3D Printer
  • Tektronix MDO4104-6 Mixed Domain Oscilloscope (2)
  • Keithley 2450 SourceMeter SMU Instrument (2)
  • Nexlink 3450 Desktop Computer (8)
  • Nexlink IP-P4304BTL Server
  • Hampden Engineering Programmable Logic Control Training System H-PLC-PP-1A-ML-1200
  • Allen Bradley Micrologix 1000 PLC Training Panel (10)

Sullivan County Community College ‘s 3-D print center offers a desktop 3D printer capable of producing even the most intricate and delicate designs. Both the MakerBot and its software are designed to be accessible and easily operated by anyone in the SCCC community. In addition, Sullivan is also equipped with manufacturing training equipment commonly used in assembly lines and factories.

  • Haas Automation Control Simulator Module Dual Machine (11)

SUNY Ulster has 11 control simulator machines on site for training purposes. This technology allows specialists to teach programming and operations in prototyping using various materials.



Manufacturing Sites

Partner Manufacturers host T-SEC funded equipment

New York State manufacturers and entrepreneuers in need of access to inspection, testing, and characterization equipment should peruse T-SEC’s comprehensive list of equipment.

It’s available to use on a scheduled basis to qualifying small and medium-sized manufacturers and entrepreneurs, especially those in the Hudson Valley.

How it works

Local host companies partner with T-SEC to offer manufacturers and entrepreneurs access to inspection, materials, characterization, and testing equipment.

The equipment is both industry standard and specialized.

TSEC’s program offers Hudson Valley manufacturers and entrepreneurs a flexible, economical way to test and advance their product lines without absorbing extra overhead.

We also offer access to educational training on our equipment as described here and here.

Check out the following examples of the equipment we make available at our partner SMARTT Labs located across the Hudson Valley region.

Contact us!

Contact T-SEC about our complete list of equipment and specifications, to see if we might provide you with equipment you need to help you grow your business.

To request access to a specific piece of equipment hosted by one of our host partners, please fill out the form at the bottom of this page.


Inficon UL1000 FAB Mobile Helium Leak Detector
The UL1000 is optimized to provide quick, accurate results in any application from leak checking of large vessels and systems to high-cycle, repetitive component testing – 24 hours / 7 days a week, even in the toughest of industrial environments.


Particle Measuring Systems Nano-ID NPC10 Particle Counter
The Nano-ID NPC10 provides single-particle detection for the cleanest manufacturing and testing applications, and uses the shortest time intervals in the industry to obtain statistically valid measurements.


Sheffield D-28 Discovery III Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM)
The Sheffield Measurement Cordax® Discovery CMM has been adopted by hundreds of manufacturers around the world and is the original shop floor CMM. It features outstanding accuracy, extended thermal performance, and a modern industrial design.


Nikon Altera 10.10.8 CMM
Nikon Metrology CMMs deliver the ability to perform dimensional, positional, and surface measurements in a single system. Combined with a complete range of contact and non-contact sensors, Nikon Metrology CMMs provide true multi-sensor capability. Sensors can be quickly changed to combine geometric and surface measurements into a single inspection routine.


Zygo  eGage Plus 3D Optical Surface Profiler
The ZeGage Plus profiler can measure a wider variety of surfaces – ranging from very rough to super smooth, with sub-nanometer precision, independent of field of view. Surface finishes may include ground, honed, lapped, polished, and super-polished on materials such as glass, ceramic, and metal.


Flir Commercial Systems E60BX Thermal Imager


Olympus IPLEX Ultralite IV86200 Videoscope


JEOL JCM-6000 Neoscope Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM)

As an entirely new advanced imaging tool for bioscience research and industrial inspection fields, the NeoScope benchtop SEM extends your vision by combining the familiarity of a digital camera with the high resolution and depth of field of a powerful SEM. Born from the combined expertise of Nikon Instruments and JEOL, the NeoScope SEM’s advanced features are complemented by simplicity and affordability.


Nikon Eclipse LV100ND-U-CH Industrial Microscope

This manual microscope with episcopic/diascopic illumination, meets the various needs of observation, inspection, research, and analysis across a wide range of industrial fields. Higher NA and a longer working distance than ever before mean superior optical performance and efficient digital imaging.


Meiji RTZ Microscope

The Meiji RZ series stereo microscope is a CMO stereo microscope.


Espec ENX93-12CAL Temperature & Humidity Chamber


The ENX93 is a compact walk-in test chamber large enough for testing full-size PV modules. ENX93 provides a variety of performance capabilities to meet maximum or minimum change rates in IEC or UL test standards.


Tektronix MDO4104-6 Mixed Domain Oscilloscope

The Tektronix MDO4104B-6 1 GHz Mixed Domain Oscilloscope lets you capture time-correlated analog, digital, and RF signals for a complete system view of your device. See both the time and frequency domain in a single glance. View the RF spectrum at any point in time to see how it changes over time or with a particular device state. Solve the most complicated design issues, quickly and efficiently, with an oscilloscope as integrated as your design.


Staco 3PN1520B-XDVM Variable Transformer


B&K Precision 1735A Digital Power Supply


Tektronix TPS2024B Oscilloscope


Associated Research HypotMAX 7705 Hipot Tester


Yokogawa WT310 Digital Power Meter


Agilent Technologies 34401A Multimeter


Agilent Technologies 34134A Current Probes


Apex WR300M Desoldering Station


Interpower IPS 85521701 Power Source

Oscilloscope in use at Sono-Tek

Food and Beverage

Gehrhardt VAPODEST 200 Kjeldahl Steam Distiller


VAPODEST® is currently the most modern and powerful analysis system on the market for nitrogen analysis using the Kjeldahl method.


Rudolph Research DDM 2911 PLUS Densitometer


The Rudolph DDM 2911 Laboratory Density Meter offers a wide measurement range, highest accuracy, and the on-board range methods and electronic data tracking required in the most demanding laboratories in the world. The DDM 2911 is highly recommended for high-level work in the beverage industry. The DDM 2911 Density Meter offers density accuracy to 0.00005 g/cm3. If you need the highest level of accuracy, the DDM2911 Laboratory Density Meter is a perfect choice.


VWR International MX 7LL R-20 Recirculating Water Bath


Scientific Industries Vortex Genie 2 Model G560 Lab Vortex Mixer

Renewable Energy
  • Gigahertz-Optik LDM-9810 Luminance Sensor
  • Gigahertz-Optik LDM-9812 Luminance Sensor
  • Gigahertz-Optik X4-DE-UN Light Analyzer
  • IMT Solar Mini-KLA8/16 Curve Analyzer
  • IMT Solar PV-KLA Curve Analyzer
  • IMT Solar Si-13TC-T-K Silicon Irradiance Sensor
  • dataTaker DT80 Series 2 Data Logger
  • Grant Squirrel SQ2020-2F8 Data Logger
  • Grant Squirrel SQ2020-1F8 Data Logger
  • Omega Engineering ACC301A Triaxial Accelerometer
  • Nortek 600Hz Aquadopp Current Profiler


Economic Development Sites

Economic Development Agencies in the Hudson Valley, like T-SEC, are working to support and promote our local economy. By partnering with these agencies, T-SEC is making advanced technology available not only to established businesses but to entrepreneurs who are just starting their companies.

The Accelerator
  • HP T520 Designjet Plotter for Tukatech
  • Juki DDL-8700 Straight Stitch Sewing Machine (8)
  • Juki MF 7923 3 needle Coverstitch Sewing Machine
  • Juki MO 6714S 4 Thread Overlock Sewing Machine
  • Juki MO 6716S 5 Thread Overlock Sewing Machine
  • US Stitch-Line SL718-2 Blindstitch Hemmer Machine
  • Consew 146 Walking Foot Zig-Zag Sewing Machine
  • TUKAcad Pattern Making Software System (2)
  • Tukatech 44″x60″ Pattern Digitizer
  • TUKAjet 36″ Inkjet Pattern Plotter
  • Algotex Vega B 18 Inkjet Pattern Plotter
  • Gerhardt VAPODEST 200 Kjeldahl Steam Distiller
  • Rudolph Research DDM 2911 PLUS Densitometer
  • VWR International MX 7LL R-20 Circulating Water Bath
  • Scientific Industries Vortex Genie 2 Model G560 Lab Vortex Mixer


The Accelerator houses a number of SMARTT PODs, making it an ideal location for manufacturing, especially where sewing and food safety are concerned. With over a dozen sewing machines, plus a number of design plotters and printers, The Accelerator can assist clients through every textile project from patternmaking to production. The campus also comes highly equipped with equipment designed for bottling and food safety practices.


Contact Us

Advanced Manufacturers

Do you need access to testing or characterization equipment?

Would you like to use one of our sophisticated Stratasys 3D Printers for prototyping or additive manufacturing?

Review our comprehensive list of equipment (including 3D Printers) all of which may be scheduled for use* on an as-needed basis.

Entreprenuers and Designers

Are you a fashion manufacturer? Do you have an idea you need to prototype?

T-SEC-funded equipment our SMARTT Labs or SMARTT pods are available for use* on an as-needed basis.

Our Stratasys 3D printers, and Tukatech patternmaking software, and Juki Sewing machines are available to small manufacturers and independent fashion designers.

We also have 3D Scanners.

Looking for a piece of hi-tech characterization or testing equipment, or any kind of manufacturing equipment not listed in our Equipment Library list?

Interested in hosting equipment at your place of business?

Fill out our form, and let us know what you need. We’ll review and respond promptly.

*T-SEC reserves the right to screen and approve each request.