Incon have numerous types of portable Hardness testing machines available.
Foundrax Indentor Hardness Testers
Foundrax portable hardness testers serve the established market for full load (29 420N – 3000kgf) tests. For Subsea applications we use Foundrax indentor testers, this gives us the ability to test to the requirements of API6A PSL 3 & 4.
The Foundrax Model 134 with standard equipment and usual accessories will cover over 90% of all portable Brinell hardness testing applications.
• Portable, accurate, versatile, lightweight, robust
• Applies the full 29 420N (3000kgf) test force on a 10mm ball - other test forces and indenters available
• Applies the full test force with an accuracy of 0.5%
• Used in any position – in any location the tester is always accurate Removable test head and standard accessories make its application almost unlimited, special adapters can be supplied
Krautkramer MIC10-DL Hardness Testers
Incon can also offer other standard hardness testing to NACE MR-01-75 (ISO 15156) using industry standard testing machines including Krautkramer MIC10-DL, this is a hardness tester that that is hand held, so it can be taken anywhere.
This equipment also has small arrow probes that enable our technicians to make measurements on positions difficult to access