Bio Tribometer

Study Biomaterials to measure friction, adhesion, wear, corrosion, scratch hardness, and much more. Integrated confocal profilometer looks at surface changes with nm resolution

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Bio Tribology Tester Information

Main Features: 

  • Custom Motions
  • Real Components or Sample Coupons
  • In-line Optical Profilometer
  • Wear, Friction, Adhesion, Fretting

The understanding of friction in bio materials is of increasing importance because of the various new applications of industries, such as healthcare, biomedical, food and personal care, and incorporating soft materials into technology.

Rtec Instruments MFT series tribometers comes with several interchangable test modules.  This allows simulation of a vast number of bio applications.

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The Bio Tribometer is used extensively across a wide range of industries:

  • Dental
  • Hydrogels
  • Connectors
  • Polymers
  • Coatings
  • Catheters, Suture
  • Corrosion
  • Hip Joint
  • Stents, Graft
  • Contact lens
  • Optical lens
  • Skin and tissue
  • Tablets
  • Lotion, creams
Universal tribometer MFT-5000 by Rtec Instruments

The MFT-5000 Has More To Offer

Take a closer look at the Multi Function Tribometer, the MFT-5000.

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