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Test the Hardness of Plastic

How to Test the Hardness of Plastic

Determining the hardness of plastics is paramount. That’s why engineers and quality professionals often consider the properties of plastic as a possible substitution for metal. This article will help you understand how to test plastic’s hardness.

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Rockwell B to C Hardness

Rockwell B to C Hardness Conversion Chart

While the Rockwell hardness testing scale is prevalent, it is best to consider the material thickness and softness to select the most suitable scale between Rockwell B (HRB) and Rockwell C (HRC). This article compares two types of Rockwell hardness to help you find the most ideal of the two for your hardness testing and conversion needs.

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ASTM Brinell Hardness

ASTM Brinell Hardness Standard Test Reference Guide

The Brinell Hardness Test is one of the popular methods used to measure the hardness of metals. This method is used to inspect materials that have a rough surface, and other methods cannot be used. This article is an ASTM Brinell Hardness Standard Test Reference Guide.

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Vickers to Brinell Hardness

Vickers to Brinell Hardness Conversion Chart

The Vickers hardness test measures materials with small parts or thin sections. In contrast, the Brinell hardness is used to measure materials with a rough surface, and other methods are unsuitable. The Vickers to Brinell conversion chart can help you convert values between the Vickers and Brinell hardness scales.

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HRC to Vickers Hardness

HRC to Vickers Hardness Conversion Chart

When testing the hardness of a material, you may need to convert your test results from one scale to another. There are many ways to convert hardness measurements from one scale to another, but this HRC to Vickers hardness conversion guide will make it simple.

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