Material Test

Material Properties

 

 

 

 

 

 

1. Coating Thickness

    - Coating thickness test ( ASTM B487, ASTM B568 )

    - Microsection method – Destructive ( ASTM B487 )

    - X-ray fluorescence method – Non-destructive ( ASTM B568 )

    - Targeted industry: Jewelry Industry, Watch Industry

 

2. Corrosion Properties

    - Nickel release test ( BS EN 12472, BS EN 1811, BS EN 16128 )

    - Artificial sweat test ( ISO 3160-2 )

    - Salt spray test ( ASTM B117, ISO 9227 )

    - Targeted industry: Jewelry Industry, Watch Industry

 

3. Wear Resistance

    - Abrasion test ( ISO 3160-3 )

    - Taber test ( ISO 10074 )

    - Targeted industry: Construction material industry, Jewelry Industry, Watch Industry

 

4. Accelerated Weathering Test

    - QUV & QSUN Aging Test ( ASTM G154, ASTM G155 )

    - Targeted industry: Jewellery Industry, Watch Industry, Other Industry

 

5. Others

    - Vickers hardness test

    - Tensile test

    - Impact test

    - Compression test

    - Scratch test

    - Ball crater tester

    - Targeted industry: Jewellery Industry, Watch Industry, Other Industry

 

Contact

Dr. W.Y. Lo

Tel : +852 2788 5520

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About the Centre

Materials Testing Laboratory
Materials Testing Laboratory
Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC)

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HKPC Building, 78 Tat Chee Avenue, Kowloon , Hong Kong, China
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