Research Area

Surface Technology

Abrasion Resistance

Examples of use:

  • Determination of the abrasion resistance of coatings
  • Determination of abrasion resistance according to ASTM D2486

Device configuration:

  • Abrasion resistance of flat coatings
  • Four test fields for simultaneous testing
  • Wet or dry testing

Overview of the Devices


Simex (Braive Instruments), Elcometer


Washability-Tester Elcometer 1720


Oliver Beier

Surface Technology
Team Leader
AP Application Lab

Phone: +49 3641 282517