Buy cheap, buy twice: that’s especially true for tools. With a cheap drill bit, the tip can be completely worn out after drilling just a few holes. To prevent this, high-quality, professional-grade cutting tools are coated with hard materials. Confirming these coatings is a job for the scratch tester - FISCHERSCOPE® ST 200. Read more...More Product Announcements from Fischer Technology, Inc.
Made in the USA, the Tru-Blue Universal is capable of testing Rockwell, Mini Brinell and Heavy load Vickers. The Tru-Blue II's removable clamping device supports oversize or odd shaped parts for hands free testing! Read more...More Product Announcements from United Testing Systems, Inc.
The computer controlled Rockwell Hardness Tester featured in an episode of CSI evaluating a sheared bolt. See the video The Tru-blue II meets ASTM E18 and ISO 6508 specifications and NIST recommendations. Read more...More Product Announcements from United Testing Systems, Inc.
The FISCHERSCOPE® ST200 is a progressive load scratch tester for analyzing the adhesion and cohesion strength of coatings according to ASTM C1624, ISO 20502, and DIN EN 1071-3. The instrument is designed for measurements in development, quality assurance, incoming inspection and process control. Read more...More Product Announcements from Fischer Technology, Inc.
In the automotive industry paint coatings are used as protection from corrosion and external damage. These lacquers are exposed to environmental influences such as extreme temperature fluctuations or moisture and salt. Automotive coatings must exhibit a certain toughness to make them resistant to stone chips and scratches. This requires the right balances between hardness and elasticity. Read more...More Product Announcements from Fischer Technology, Inc.