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Since 1977, MGA Research Corporation has provided test services and equipment to a wide range of industries. Operations in three states (Michigan, New York, and Wisconsin) allow us to serve a wide geographical area with a multitude of services.
Services range from consultation to testing, equipment fabrication, and off-site support. Our labs are equipped with capabilities including various static, dynamic, environmental, fatigue, and material test evaluations.
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Chip Resistance Testing Now On-Line

They say that you can judge a person based on how they take care of their car. The first impression that one gets when looking at their vehicle is the outer paint. Day to day wear and tear on a car can chew up and spit out a paint job. Road debris causes the paint to chip on hoods, doors, side panels, etc...

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MGA-SC Hosts ASQ Meeting

On June 14, 2011, MGA-SC location hosted an on-site meeting and tour for the ASQ (American Society for Quality) Palmetto Section. This organization brings together many professionals who are involved with South Carolina businesses. The meeting is held monthly to discuss a range of topics that relate to quality and how it can be impacted or improved on a day to day basis. ...

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Pedestrian Protection Sensor Testing

Following recent updates to the Euro NCAP for Pedestrian Protection, MGA has added the Pedestrian Detection Impactor (PDI) to its impact testing capabilities. This latest revision to the Euro NCAP included the addition of active hood system requirements. Vehicles that have active hoods must deploy the hood with the hardest-to-detect...

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Salt Spray Testing

Salt fog testing is a method of determining where corrosion or oxidizing will occur when a product is subjected to a corrosive atmosphere. This type of testing is used to evaluate products in an accelerated manner to investigate corrosion related issues...


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