Hardness Testing

With so many materials and applications in the world, you need to know that you can trust your products are durable and do what your engineers designed them to do. Manufacturers rely on results from hardness testing and international safety standards require materials to have a specific hardness or stiffness. Different metals need to be tested according to different hardness testing standards, whether it’s using a Rockwell, Brinell, Vickers or a Universal machine. Bowers Group have a variety of portable, bench and floor models in our product range to provide a solution for your hardness testing needs, whatever it may be.

  • Diavite DH8 High Precision Surface Roughness Meter
    New high precision surface roughness meter for universal use in workshops and inspection rooms. VH model for use with probes with skids only. VHF model for use with probes with and without skids.
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  • CV Shore Durometers - Analogue / Digital
    These advanced Shore Scale Durometers provide fast easy-to-read instruments ideal for testing rubber, plastic, leather and all other soft materials. The gauges can be used in hand held mode or mounted onto a sturdy bench stand for improved accuracy and repeatability.
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  • CV Portable Digital Hardness Tester
    The Bowers CV Rangemaster Plus Hardness Tester represents an ideal solution to the problems associated with portable hardness testing. Its clear digital display, ease of use and ability to operate in all major international scales make it the most comprehensive unit of its type currently available.
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  • Universal Portable Hardness Tester - TH-1100 Series
    The new entry-level TH-1100 offers a very affordable but accurate hardness testing solution for on-site testing in workshops and in field operations. The unit assures accurate and reliable measurement. Any metallic products with a minimum solid mass of 2 kg can be tested according to the Leeb principle. The display shows hardness values in all common scales, such as HLD, HB, HRC, HRA, HRB, HV and HS. The instrument is equipped with chargeable batteries that provide 16 hours continuous operation.
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  • Universal Portable Hardness Tester - TH-1100 Series
    The new entry-level TH-1100 offers a very affordable but accurate hardness testing solution for on-site testing in workshops and in field operations. The unit assures accurate and reliable measurement. Any metallic products with a minimum solid mass of 2 kg can be tested according to the Leeb principle. The display shows hardness values in all common scales, such as HLD, HB, HRC, HRA, HRB, HV and HS. The instrument is equipped with chargeable batteries that provide 16 hours continuous operation.
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  • Surface Roughness Tester - W-3221
    The W-3221 Surface Roughness Tester is designed for shop floor, industrial and inspection room applications, and offers a versatile solution for all your surface finish measurement requirements. Specific accessories such as a height support, V-grove support widen the standard field of application. Connectivity via RS232 and USB allow connection to PC or portable devices. Ideal for a wide range of industries including precision bearings, automotive and aerospace engineering, the W-3221 has the key attributes that are most important for quality control in today’s precision industries; • Advanced & wide parameter options to suit your application • V-shaped bottom, means the system can be used on flat or curved surfaces • Built to last, solid ABS housing • Large memory plus printer output
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  • IMPRESSIONS Video Measuring System, developed by Innovatest
    IMPRESSIONS is the new advanced user operating system, developed by Innovatest, that will be adopted on all future developments. The software incorporates manual and automatic measurement for all scales, image editing, file storing, image storing, report printing, turret operation, manual or automatic focusing and many other advanced functions. All data can be copied or exported in to MS applications like Word, Excel, or a report generator that emails test results directly to your workstation, or server. All data can be accessed over the LAN or WLAN connections. Standard Delivery For manual X-Y stage - IMPRESSIONS software, CCD camera and C-mount included software for manual and automatic measurement of indentations, Indent zoom function, automatic light adjustment, LCD industrial DVI touch screen included (IMP-2, IMP-3, IMP-4). For motorised XY stage & auto focus - IMPRESSIONS software, motorised X-Y stage and motorised Z-axis. CCD camera and C-mount included. Software for manual and fully automatic measurement of indentations. Indent zoom function, automatic indent focus, automatic light adjustment, coordinate multi pattern testing module, motorised X-Y stage, LCD industrial touch screen included, virtual mouse function. (IMP-5 and IMP-6).
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  • Portable Magnetic Rockwell Tester - W-INMR/01
    Magnetic base hardness tester designed according to the principle of Rockwell hardness testing.
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  • Coating Thickness Gauge TT-270
    The measuring methods of the TT-270 are magnetic induction (F) and eddy current (N). When a F series probe is connected, the unit measures non-magnetic coating on ferro substrates, when a N series probe is connected, the unit measures non-conductive coating on non-ferro substrates.
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  • CV Portable Analogue Hardness Testers - CV Instrumatic
    A fully mechanical instrument of the highest precision, robust, and maintenance free. The large clearly marked dials on these unique instruments cover a full range of hardness values in Vickers, Brinell, Rockwell A, B, C, covering national and international standards. The Instrument The system is entirely mechanical employing the use of special pre-loaded springs which provide a load of about 15Kg to the diamond. Maximum penetration of the diamond into the specimen is 0.125mm (0.005"). Operation and Use The simplicity of the tester enables it to be used in almost any direction, without affecting accuracy. It can be used ‘on site’ with complete success. The grips are depressed to the fullest extent by using the palms of the hands and the hardness value can be read off the appropriate scale. Repeatability is excellent and the calibration can be checked by the user against a UKAS certified reference test block supplied with each instrument. Each tester is supplied complete with case and detailed operating instructions.
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  • Surface Roughness Standards
    Ideal for use in the drafting room, engineering department or small shop.
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  • Portable Brinell Hardness Tester
    The HB1500 Portable Brinell Hardness Tester is designed following the Brinell hardness test method. The test force is controlled by a shear pin. After reading the diameter of the indention with the reading microscope, the brinell hardness number can be obtained.
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  • Portable Hardness Tester - W-TH110
    The new TH-110, part of the unbeatable series of CV Leeb type dynamic hardness testers offers a very affordable but accurate hardness testing solution for on-site testing in workshops and in field operations. The unit assures accurate and reliable measurement. All results and statistics can be directly printed on the built-in printer. Any metallic products with a minimum solid mass of 2kg can be tested according to the Leeb principle and directly converted to any common hardness scale. All test results appear immediately on the display, while you toggle between scales and conversions.
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