Falling Sand Abrasion TesterFalling Sand Abrasion Tester

Falling Sand Abrasion Tester

The Falling Sand Abrasion Tester is used to determine the abrasion resistance performance of organic coatings. Abrasive Sand is allowed to fall from a specified height through a guide tube onto a coated panel until the substrate becomes visible.

In accordance with ASTM D968

Ref: T01-700723

Falling Sand Abrasion Tester - Ref: T01-700723


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  • Relevant Standard: ASTM D 968
  • Height adjustable
  • Overall dimensions: 230mm×200mm×1500mm (L x W x H)
  • Length of conduct pipe: 36 inch (914mm)
  • Inner diameter: 0.75 inch (19mm)
  • Volume of hopper: 3L
  • Weight: 25kg

Convenient funnel with fan-shaped switch for ease of use
The distance between the guide tube and specimen holder is calibrated by the included tool
Funnel installation height can be adjusted freely

The amount of abrasive sand per unit film thickness is reported as the abrasion resistance of the coating on the panel.

Falling Sand Abrasion Tester