Hardness testing is an invaluable part of the quality process. There is no question that testing the hardness of a material is vital in industries ranging from automotive to aerospace. It is used for quality control, materials testing, research and development, and component testing.
The user-friendly UH-X/FX Series are hydraulic universal testing machines designed for high-precision testing control. With their environmentally friendly design, the UH-X and UH-FX testers can significantly reduce energy expenditures in testing laboratories.
Shimadzu's AG-X Plus Series universal testers deliver high-level control, intuitive operation, and convenient support functions. Consisting of seven standard models plus numerous custom options, they incorporate crosshead guide posts that significantly enhance torsional rigidity compared to conventional models.
Available in single and double-camera models, Shimadzu’s TRViewX non-contact digital video extensometer offers high-accuracy elongation measurements compliant with ISO 9513 Class 0.5 and JIS B7741 Class 0.5 standards, and supports temperature-dependent measurements within thermostatic chambers.
Shimadzu’s HMV-G Series of Micro Vickers hardness testers provides an operator-friendly, cost-effective solution for a wide range of hardness testing applications. Available in PC-controlled and standalone models, the HMV-G series offers an array of advanced automated functionality, while incorporating a novel frame, to provide simple, secure analysis of a wide range of samples.
Incorporating a new high-performance semiconductor detector, Shimadzu’s EDX-7000/8000/8100 spectrometers offer excellent sensitivity, resolution, and throughput for an array of applications, from general screening analysis to advanced materials research.
The Autograph AGS-X Series universal testers deliver efficient, precise tensile and compression tests for a variety of industries, including metal, rubber, plastic and film. In addition to class-leading specifications, operators will find using the AGS-X easy because the ergonomic designs provide comfort to operators during daily operation.
Shimadzu’s micro-focus non-destructive x-ray testing and inspection systems are widely used in many areas of research and development for morphological and structure alternation analyses, and for quality control purposes related to preproduction inspection, failure analysis, and lot inspection.