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How the Optical Brinell Scope Removes Human Error From Your Brinell Hardness Tests

Aug 09, 2018

When you're working with very small surface areas (e.g., 2.5mm ball indentation), accuracy is incredibly important—though not always easy to attain when you don't have the right toolset.Having said that, ask yourself what it would mean for the reliability of your organization's Brinell hardness tests if you had a tool capable of completely removing human error from the final results....What if the tool empowered...

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A Dozen Reasons to Invest in the GenNotch Impact Sample Notching Machine

Aug 02, 2018

In today's competitive marketplace, a robust sample preparation machine can be the difference between superb quality control and samples that are marred by imperfection and inconsistency. With the introduction of the GenNotch Impact Sample Notching Machine, you can minimize these flaws and help ensure that your samples are prepared exactly according to specification and relevant industry standards. Below are a dozen...

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NextGen Material Testing Inc. Introduces the reliable Dual Belt Wet Belt Grinder - the GenGrind Belt BT

Aug 02, 2018

NextGen Material Testing Inc. is proud to introduce it's latest tech machine in metallography dual belt grinding, the GenGrind Belt BT.  The GenGrind Belt BT is a machine that is from NEXTGEN’S GRINDING AND POLISHING EQUIPMENT LINE-UP. The machine is a high-quality belt grinder/polisher offered by NextGen Material Testing Inc., and for your convenience this machine even comes with it's very own multipurpose...

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Advanced CNC Software Makes Tensile Test Preparation Quick and Easy

Jul 13, 2018

Tensile test specimen preparation is an important step to any tensile test. How you prepare your sample can affect the accuracy of the results you obtain from your tensile test, especially if you are using imperfect methods such as cutting by hand.Traditionally, creating samples requires special machinery as well as a knowledgeable and experienced technician with advanced coding skills. Turnover rates can leave you...

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Unveiling the Top 9 Benefits of the Digi-Test - The Superior Digital Shore IRHD Tester

Jul 06, 2018

Measuring a material's hardness or ability to resist indentation is a critical procedure for manufacturers in industries such as aerospace, automotive, and medical technologies. In these high-stakes industries, the accuracy of a hardness test is heavily dependent upon the quality of the testing equipment selected. The Digi-Test Durometer Tester was designed with quality and accuracy in mind. Below is a look at the...

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