NSL Analytical Services Inc

Cleveland,  OH 
United States
  • Booth: 2250

Validating Powders, Products & Feedstock
Since 1945, NSL Analytical has helped customers verify the highest standards of materials quality, performance and safety in their products. Customers trust us with their most critical materials testing needs.  Specializing in advanced materials and ceramics testing for multiple verticals including the aerospace, nuclear and healthcare industries, NSL carries the accreditations you need. Our clients appreciate the fast turnaround time and the technology they continually invest in to produce accurate, reliable results.

NSL supports innovation by testing powder metal feedstock, prototype designs and final product in the Additive Manufacturing Industry

  • Chemical Composition – Analysis of Specification Elements, Trace and Major Elements
  • Powder Characterization – Flow Rate, Particle Size Distribution and Particle Shape
  • Metallurgical Analysis – Mechanical Testing, Grain Structure and Failure Analysis

Trust NSL, contact us at NSLanalytical.com/industries/additive-manufacturing or call 877.560.3875

 Press Releases


    For more information contact: Larry Somrack, President lsomrack@nslanalytical.com

    September 2016: Cleveland, Ohio: NSL Analytical Services, Inc. a recognized leader in analytical and metallurgical testing announced that it is offering Chemical Composition, Powder Characterization and Metallurgical Evaluation for Additive Manufacturing applications in the Medical, Industrial, Nuclear and Aerospace Industries. NSL is focused on the metal powders used in the printing of parts and has supported the development of Additive Manufacturing (AM) powder for over 25 years with chemistry results. “As an analytical laboratory, we have been testing metal powders for more than 40 years. Testing the chemical composition is a natural thing for us and we’re bringing that expertise to AM in a new way”, shares Larry Somrack, President of NSL. “Clients are very interested in how the powders behave after multiple runs in a powder bed application. The properties of metal powder re-use are a hot topic right now and companies are hungry for scientific data.”

    NSL’s extensive in-house laboratory is equipped with the latest in analytical tools for powder characterization and product evaluations specific to Additive Manufacturing applications. Our technical specialists work with clients to verify feed stock, identify mechanical and chemical properties, and improve the properties of their products. NSL’s team is actively involved in organizations such as ASM, SAE and the ASTM F42 Committee on Additive Manufacturing Technologies, assisting the industry in establishing guidelines, test methods and standards.

     Be sure to stop by booth #2250 during the RAPID tradeshow.