ETS Abrasion Testers (Taber) are durable instruments designed to evaluate the resistance of sub-faces to rubbing abrasion.The range of application includes tests of paper, board, painted, lacquered,electroplated surfaces and plastic coated materials. ( Also textile fabrics ranging from sheer silks to heavy upholstery, leather, rubber and linoleum after incorporating some changes in the specifications)
The material to be tested is placed on the revolving turntable. Suitable abrading wheels are placed on the specimen under certain set dead weight loads. The turntable is started and an automatic counter records the number of revolutions. Tests can be used for comparing wear after a number of revolutions or for noting the number of revolutions to obtain a certain amount of wear. Available Single/ Dual table.
Loads: 250, 500, 1000g
Accessory: 1 unit of vacuum cleaner, 1 pair of grinding wheel.
Rotating speed: 60rpm.
Dimension: 55 x 35 x 34cm.(approx).