The ODR rheometer was the first rubber curemeter for measuring cure characteristics of rubber compounds. Monsanto R100s are still widely used throughout the world. Many of its users require them in accordance with customer specifications or otherwise. MonTech’s rubber testing instrument technology replaces the legacy technology, bringing new life to an aging instrument and promising many more years of usage. These 75 upgraded parts and technologies decrease needed maintenance and enable the instrument to be connected to any database or smart factory system.