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Adhesion tester for scratch and mar resistance

Hoffman Scratch Tester

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$1,525.00 €1,316.00 excl. taxes & shipping cost


  • Small size for in the field or plant testing
  • Flexible design – can apply more than 2400 gram force
  • Easy to use and operate

Technical Attributes

    Technical Specifications

  • Standard/Cutter Spacing
  • General

  • Weight
    0.7 kg
  • Weight
    1.5 lb
  • Dimensions: L x W x H
    28 x 2.5 x 3.8 cm
  • Dimensions: L x W x H
    11 x 1 x 1.5 in


To operate, attach riders to the scale arm at the numbered positions. The carriage is held down firmly by hand and moved in the opposite direction, to cause a trailing scratch. The large standard rider loads 100 g per division, while the small rider loads 25 g per division. This small rider may be used for making low-range measurements involving small increments of pressure, or it may serve as a vernier with the large rider in making more precise medium-range measurements.

Scratch Hardness
The force necessary to cut through the film to the substrate.

The force required to scrape a path through the film, when the stylus begins its motion on an uncoated portion of the panel.

Delivery Content

Large Rider (1612)
Small Rider (1613)
Scratching tool (1611)
Carrying case
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