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Zwick Roell RetroLine univ. testing machine

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Technical data
  • Maximum test force: 20 kN
  • Load cells: 20 kN; 2 kN; 500 N; 20 N
  • Crosshead speed: 0.001 mm/min to 1000 mm/min
  • Usable testing space: 630 x 1430 mm 
  • Accredited in accordance with EN 17025 since January 2017 (for scope, see SAS [Swiss Accreditation Service] homepage, STS 0634)
Areas of application
  • Tensile and compression tests
  • Breaking strength
  • Spring constants
  • Young's modulus
  • Measurement of force-displacement hysteresis curves
Vickers hardness tester

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Technical data
  • Test forces: 49.03 mN (5p) corresponds to HV 0.005
  • up to 19.61 N (2kp), corresponds to HV 2
  • for component hardnesses up to approx. 1200 HV 2
Areas of application
  • Hardness testing for metallic materials
Shore A and Shore D hardness tester

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Technical data
  • Zwick 7201
  • Zwick Roell 3114 Shore A
  • Hardness values from 10 to 90 Shore A
  • Margin of error: < ± 1 Shore hardness unit
  • Zwick Roell 3116 Shore D
  • Hardness values from 30 to 90 Shore D
Areas of application
  • Hardness testing for polymer materials
IRHD rubber hardness tester

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Technical data
  • Hardness values from 30 to 100 IRHD M
Areas of application
  • Measurement of rubber hardness levels - for example, measurement of O-rings
Surface profilometer

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Technical data
  • Tactile surface roughness measurement
  • Step-height measurement of coatings in the µm range
  • Stylus radius: 2 µm
Areas of application
  • Measurement of surface profiles
  • Roughness measurement