It´s a scene from 2001: A Tensile Testing Odyssey: "HAL, run the tensile test." "Yes, Dave."
In what Electro Standards Laboratories claims is an industry first, the ESLTest II tensile tester is voice-actuated. The operator speaks through a wireless headset, leaving his or her hands free to manipulate the sample.
ESLTest II does tensile, compression and peel tests, said the company in Cranston, R.I.
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