Coating and Surface Testing Applications

Evaluate hardness, scratch adhesion, film thickness, roughess etc. for nm to micron thick coatings and surfaces.

3D Scratch And Indentation  Tester Overview

  • Patented In-line 3D Profilometer
  • Nano scratch, Micro scratch, Macro  scratch
  • Optimized 3D profilometer at nm resolution for any surface
  • Scratch Flat or curved surface

The testers analyzes scratch adhesion, hardness, modulus, scratch resistance at nano, micro, and macro scale. In addition, the in-line integrated 3D profilometer provides 3D stitched images to comprehensively and conclusively characterize the coating failures. Advanced capacitive sensors allow measuring penetration depth with the resolution needed to differentiate coatings that have similar properties.

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The testers are used extensively across a wide range of industries:

  • Thermal Spray Coatings
  • Turbine, engine, components
  • Anti corrosive coatings
  • Marr Resistance 
  • Thermal Spray Coatings
  • DLC
  • Paints
  • Bio compatible coatings
  • Medical devices
  • Joints
  • Valves, pumps
  • Ceramic coatings
  • Bulk materials
Hard Coating
  • Cutting tools
  • Thermal spray
  • DLC
  • Bulk Materials
  • Coatings
  • Textured surfaces
Optics and Glasses
  • Lenses
  • Touch screen
  • Consumer goods
  • Coatings on tablet
  • Marr resistance
  • Coating
  • Bulk materials
  • Screens
  • Thin coatings
  • Protective coatings
  • Consumer goods

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