Buchholz Indentation TesterBuchholz Indentation Tester

Buchholz Indentation Tester

The Buchholz Indentation tester measures coating hardness by microscopic observation of the indentation left after a period of 30s

ISO 2815

Ref: T01-20642

Buchholz Indentation Tester - Ref: T01-20642


Delivery 1-2 weeks

The Buchholz Indentation tester is a simple and reliable method to evaluate the indentation resistance of coatings. The test block is applied to the coated surface under a constant load of 500g for 30 seconds.  The trace left can then be observed with the supplied illuminated microscope at 20x magnification. This fully portable instrument is in accordance with ISO 2815 and is supplied in a protective case. Comes with full user instructions, a video explaining the testing method can be viewed by clicking on the "Video" tab T01-20642    

  • Relevant Standards: ISO 2815
  • Indentation Load: 500 ± 5g
  • Magnification: 20x
  • Accuracy of indentation reading: 0.1mm
  • Block Material: Stainless Steel

Buchholz Indentation Tester