Indentation Tester

References: ASTM F1914-98: Standard Test Method for Short Term Indentation and Residual Indentation of Resilient Floor Covering; ASTM F-6 Floor Covering

This instrument is designed and built for heavy duty industrial laboratory use. All parts are precision machined and carefully assembled by our experienced instrument makers. The unit is fully tested prior to shipping.DEK-TRON Scientific Instruments is the only ASTM noted manufacturer of this product.

The major components of the instrument are: main frame, weight rack and screw load chamber, hand wheel to release load, and a micro-indentation indicator. The unit can be equipped with the accessories listed below. Other weights and presser foot are available to conform specific needs. Measurement of weights, and presser foot are NIST traceable.

Standard Weights and Presser Foot:

  • Five 5 lb. weight.
  • Ten 10 lb. weight
  • Twenty 20 lb. weight
  • Presser Foot, flat foot, 0.178” diameter
  • Presser Foot, flat Foot, 0.250” diameter
  • Presser Foot, ball tip, 0..500 “ diameter
  • Presser Foot, ball tip, 0.750 “ diameter
  • Approx. Ship Crate Dimensions, inch – 30W x 30D x 36H
  • Approx. Shipping Weight (without weights) – 175 lbs

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