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MULTIPLE TESTING MULTIPLE PRODUCTS Responsive Independent Third-Party Laboratory needed for in-process quality control testing of Plating Parts including the following
XRF, Zinc Nikal Electroplating Process , Alk Zinc Electroplating Process,Cyanide Copper Electroplating Process, Tin Electroplating Process, Nickel Electroplating Process ,Electroless Nickel Electroplating Process, Acid Zinc Electroplating Process, Acid Copper Electroplating
USA Mining Laboratory needed for elemental analysis done on a sample we pulled from a salt deposit. We need to know the different metal salts present in the sample as well as the concentration of any high value minerals lithium in particular. I assume mass spectrometry will be used but we are open to suggestions for test methods to best fit our sample
USA LABORATORY NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT MULTIPLE TESTING USA Based Contract Laboratory needed with experience with metal matrix composites needed for testing of a new unidirectional, continuous fiber material The starting product is a thin, MMC tape, approximately 0.5 wide by around 0.02 thick. I would like to characterize the tensile strength of this material.
In the next phase of the program, we will produce traditional mechanical testing specimens and would like to evaluate the following:
Longitudinal strength and modulus Transverse strength and modulus Poisson's ratio Shear Strength and Modulus Compressive Strength and Modulus Please let me know if these are tests you can perform, and if so, what standards you would be able to apply.
MULTIPLE TESTS MULTIPLE PRODUCTS Contract Test Laboratory needed for American Petroleum Institute API Chemical analysis of perlite and barite to API Test Standard 13 Drilling Fluids Materials For perlite, I need major element chemistry (XRF) and heavy metals (ICP or AA). For barite, I need (SOLUBLE) heavy metals, specifically As, Pb, Cd, and Hg.
CANADA LABORATORY Canada Contract Laboratory needed for coupon testing on the steel material to find the steel yield strength (Fy) and the steel ultimate tensile strength (Fu). T Can you give me a quote on how much it cost to do the coupon tests? Again, we want to find the steel yield strength (Fy) and the steel ultimate tensile strength (Fu).
Food Manufacturer in the process of procuring new aluminum food containers for our business needs Contract Laboratory for evaluation for compliance with Canadian and U.S. standards. In brief, our use case is the following. Direct food contact aluminum tray. Aluminum tray is not coatedFood is held in the aluminum tray for up to 10 days at refrigeration temperature (<5C)The product (aluminum tray+food) is reheated for 15 minutes on an induction plate. The bottom of the tray (empty) reaches a max temperature of 400C. Food is reheated to 40-95C core temperature.Appreciate it if you could advise us on what types of testing services you could provide to verify compliance with Canadian and U.S. standards. Which standards would you recommend, as well as cost and timeline.
UK LABORATORY NEW PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT Ceramic Artist collecting waste materials from the steel industry such as blast furnace slag needs Metallurgical Laboratory needed for trace metals analysis of stag in order to determine whether it is safe to use and it can be used as a source of alumna for ceramic glazes specifically during the ceramic firing process.
I was wondering if you'd be able to tell me how much this service would cost and whether you'd be able to provide this testing service.
MULTIPLE TESTS Advanced Materials Company needs Contract Laboratory for testing to develop magnet hysteresis curves for various magnetization fields at different temperatures. Our requirement is to have a linear magnetization line with relative permeability close to air (around 1) even at higher fields, upto 50kOe (or 5T). So far, we are using a Hysteresisgraph which results in drooping curve due to the soft iron pole saturation for fields beyond 15 kOe and we want to avoid this in the new data set.
INDIA LABORATORY MULTIPLE PRODUCTS MULTIPLE TESTS India Materials Laboratory needed for ASTM Testing of the following properties of aluminum grades like LM13 & LM16.
1) Wear resistance - Sliding wear measured as per ASTM G 99. 2) Coefficient of thermal expansion - Method ASTM E831, ASTM D696.
MULTIPLE PRODUCTS MULTIPLE TESTS UK based furniture manufacturer. that incorporates an additive to their metal work to provide an anti microbial finish. would like Microbiology Laboratory for anti-microbial effectiveness testing of it's steel products to generate a report capturing how effective this is, both in log reduction and scope / range of bacteriais something you are able to offer, I'd be keen to discuss further to understand the process, and costs associated.I look forward to hearing from you.
MULTIPLE TESTS MULTIPLE PRODUCTS North America Contract Laboratory needed for multiple tests to be used in the evaluation of panel designs for the renovation project of tunnel
Therefore, we are looking for a laboratory which has the required equipment to perform the following ASTM tests on Enamel Coated Steel Panels: C282 C283 C346 C614 E831 E1347
NORTH AMERICA LABORATORY MULTIPLE TESTS North America Metallurgical Contract Laboratory needed for testing galvanized siding to Canada test standards CAN/CGSB 93.4 Galvanized and Aluminum-Zinc Alloy Coated Steel Siding, Soffits and Fascia, Prefinished, Residential and CAN/CGSB-93.3-M Prefinished Galvanized and Aluminum-Zinc Alloy Steel Sheet for Residential Use
Contract Laboratory needed for solar reflectance testing on aluminum plates with the top surface coated with about 50 microns of an inorganic silicate. We would like to measure reflectivity between about 300nm and 2500nm. Equipment needed UV-VIS-NIR spectrometer with an integrating sphere attachment.
MULTIPLE PRODUCTS Metallurgical Laboratory needed for ASTM testing aluminum grades like LM13 & LM16.
1) Wear resistance - Sliding wear measured as per ASTM G 99. 2) Coefficient of thermal expansion - Method ASTM E831, ASTM D696.
Is it possible to check the above properties at your end? If Yes, what are the requirements for the test sample for it.
USA Contract Laboratory needed for performance data/testing for line of architectural linear bar grilles and possibly perforated sheet metal grilles as well.We are still researching the test data requirements, but the intent is to provide both engineers and architects all the info they need in order to engineer and specify the system..
BUDGET APPROVED ($10,000) MULTIPLE TESTS MULTIPLE PRODUCTS USA Mining Laboratory needed for XRD Analysis of dozen hand samples with field identification of fluorite, galena, and a few unidentified minerals. Would like an analysis of the fluorite and galena along with a research done aiming to identify the minerals we are mining on-site.
Fluorine analysis and testing, Lead analysis and testing, and then I am unfamiliar with what testing would be needed for the other samples. A percentage report would be preferential in regards to the processing of the samples and their composition. Please contact me back with your laboratory's recommendation for what testing should be done on the other samples (XRD?). They are about 4-5 cubic cm in size.
Independent Third-Party Laboratory needed for polypropylene PP melt-blown cloth with copper-oxide ingredient. We would like to test it against SARS-CoV-2 virus to see how long it takes to de-activate such virus.
The test should be carried out by comparing the virus de-activation effect in 1, 10, 30 and 60 minutes respectively between normal melt-blown cloth and copper-oxide melt-blown cloth.
USA Contract Laboratory needed for refractive index comparison testing of metal organic framework samples that are powders and smaller in particle size to industry standards.
industry standard for refractive index to be able to compare to reported industry refractive index measurements of other powders
USA LABORATORY Electronics Company needs USA Electrical Laboratory needed for MIL-STD Sand and Dust testing in accordance with MIL-STD-810G Change1; method 510.6, Procedures I and II Aluminum Plate (Dimensions 10' x 12.50' .062' THK) with labels affixed. The test is to validate if the labels meet the MIL-STD-810G Change1; method 510.6, Procedures I and II.
ASIA LABORATORY RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT Asia Research and Development Laboratory needed for development of copper infused textile where textile materials that are bonded with copper oxide / copper.We need help check with these things :1.To test antimicrobial effect of the material.2.The degree of copper oxide that remains in the material after most washes.3.How the test will be conducted?4.The cost.5.Duration of the test.
Geology Laboratory needed for dark gray ore testing , thinking its Silver Sulfide. The metal looks more like a palladium color than a silver....
So I want to send in a sample of the Gray metal and have you test and tell me what it is...
Please send me quote on cost of this test.
Mining Laboratory needed for complete chemical analysis report on mined iron ore (Laterite) with the following content 1. Detailed chemical analysis of Laterite ore with reference to Iron content and Nickel content. 2. Complete mineralogy of Laterite ore. 3. Test for Beneficiation of Laterite ore-possibility of Iron % up gradation and Nickel extraction. 4. Metallurgical testing like: Metallurgical testing at the bench: # Comminution. # Physical mineral separation/ beneficiation. # Hydrometallurgy possibility Kindly advise how much time it will take and what will be the charges. Your prompt feedback will be highly appreciated.
EN 17025 Contract Laboratory needed for FIB-a Acceptance testing of bridge stay cable systems using prestressed steels. (or similar). The tests should be performed on wax. The quantity of the samples is 60. Sampling and delivery should be our responsibility. I Have a table of tests so please, if you are interested and able to help us, please contact me for futher informations
Mining Laboratory needed for for iron ore (Laterite) complete chemical analysis report with following content:
1. Detailed chemical analysis of Laterite ore with reference to Iron content and Nickel content. 2. Complete mineralogy of Laterite ore. 3. Test for Beneficiation of Laterite ore-possibility of Iron % upgradation and Nickel extraction. 4. Metallurgical testing like: Metallurgical testing at the bench: # Comminution. # Physical mineral separation/ beneficiation. # Hydrometallurgy possibility
LONG-TERM TESTING Small Shop specializing in various minerals, specimens, and crystals needs Laboratory for identification of supply of material that was received that contains inaccurate identification.. My goal is to have accurate details to help identify these materials with accurate information. For example, I've obtained something that was shared with me that contains several minerals such as, Chrysocolla, Turquoise, Azurite and Ajoite in a quartz matrix. This seems unlikely since Ajoite is found in 2 locations in the world and as far as I know, Azurite and Ajoite are not found in the same location. I was told it contains up to 8 minerals that also included Shattuckite, Dioptase, hematite and malachite; copper minerals. The testing I look to accomplish would be on a small scale since we're a small business, however I'd need testin
Third-Party Independent laboratory needed for ISO Mixed Metal Oxides MMO testing according to ISO 19097-2:2018, Accelerated life test method of mixed metal oxide anodes for cathodic protection - Part 2: Application in soils and natural waters. What would be the associated cost for performing this test.
Construction Materials Laboratory needed to provide a cost proposal for ASTM Solar Reflectance Index of Roofing material testing as per ASTM E1980 standard of Stainless steel with Micro Bead Blast finishes.If you required further details and clarifications please don't hesitate to contact us.Your prompt response is highly appreciated.Thank you.Regards,
MULTIPLE PRODUCTS MULTIPLE TESTINGS
USA Metallurgical Laboratory needed for chemical content and alloy identification. of two parts including determination if the parts are cast or machined.
Both these parts are small, for scale, the screw is half an inch long, both parts weigh about 14 grams.
The screw is nickel plated, but we do not want the plating included in the analysis, the screw is made of brass, but we want to identify which brass was used. The little T-shaped saddle is brass, it may have some traces of nickel plating left on it but not positive. We need to know what alloy and chem content it is, and if possible if you can tell if it was cast or machined in total.
Need a price for each piece, and or if there is a discount for the two together.
Contract Laboratory needed to test the rate of reaction of a degradable metal ball subjected to pressure and temperature. A 2-inch diameter ball would be placed in in 4 fluid scenarios: 1) 39 wt % CaCl2 aqueous solution, 4000 psi, 150F, up to 6 days with intermittent inspection of the ball appearance and mass. 2) 39 wt % CaCl2 aqueous solution, 4000 psi, 180F, up to 6 days with intermittent inspection of the ball appearance and mass. 3) 20 wt % HCl acid, 7000 psi, 150F, up to 48 hours with intermittent inspection of the ball appearance and mass. 4) 20 wt % HCl acid, 7000 psi, 180F, up to 48 hours with intermittent inspection of the ball appearance and mass. In each case, the fluid volume must be at least 20x the ball volume (more than 0.36 gallons). Note: The ball generates hydrogen when it reacts.
Contract Laboratory needed for solid/granite form ore/mineral testing of calcium oxide/calcium carbonate mineral for the percent weight of all the different elements, compound and metals in the mineral. Please let me know if your company carry out these test and how we can go about having the analysis done.I look forward to hearing from you.
LARGE PROJECT WITH MULTIPLE TESTS / MULTIPLE SAMPLES
Geology Laboratory needed for the following tests: 1. Parameter testing for Mineralogical & Chemical composition of Mineral (Limestone): - a. For Mineralogical composition (Total 01 sample): - Calcite, Magnesite, Dolomite, Quartz, Mica (muscovite, biotite), Kaolin/Clays, chlorite, gypsum, feldspars, pyroxene, amphibole/tremolite, garnet, serpentine, tourmaline, hematite, pyrite, goethite etc & also with percentage of free silica (Mineral forms of Silica/Free Silica in the forms of silicon dioxide (SiO2) like quartz, tridymite, cristobalite, coesite, stishovite, lechatelierite, and chalcedony etc.) b. For Chemical composition (Total 01 sample): - CaO, MgO, SiO2, Al2O3, Fe2O3, K2O, Na2O, TiO2, SO3, BaO, Sr2O3, Mn2O3, P2O5, Cl, LOI etc so that total is 100%, Out of total silica (Si
MULTIPLE PROJECTS LONG-TERM TESTING Commercial or Research Geology Laboratories needed that can process 200-300 samples within weeks by XRD and SEM analysis for Mineralogy and Mineral separation of rock and sediment based on size, density, and magnetic. We are interested in commercial and an other laboratories willing to work on analytical projects throughout the USA including Alaska
Materials Laboratory needed for Chimerical compatibility for 3D printed hastelloy material in the following chemicals. The temperature and concentration is given below. Do you recommend any ASTM standards for testing this material with the following chemicals?
1 Aluminum Chloride :25%-40% Conc, Ambient temperature 2 Hydrogen peroxide:30-50% Conc,Ambient temperature 3 Sulfuric acid :95% Conc,Ambient temperature 4 Sodium Hypochlorite:12.5-15% Conc,Ambient temperature 5 Sodium Hydroxide25-50% ConcAmbient temperature 6 Ferric chloride:30-40%Ambient Temperature 7 Ammonia, Ambient temperature 8 Ammonium Chloride, Ambient temperature 11 Calcium Chloride, Ambient temperature 10 Nickel Chloride, Ambient temperature Thank you Helna George
URGENT Materials Laboratory needed for ASTM stainless steel sheet testing to ASTM A240 Standard Specification for Chromium and Chromium-Nickel Stainless Steel Plate, Sheet, and Strip for Pressure Vessels and for General Applications or to ASTM A666 Standard Specification for Annealed or Cold-Worked Austenitic Stainless Steel Sheet, Strip, Plate, and Flat Bar. Please advise on how quickly you could perform this testing for us. Please call or email me asap.
USA Metallurgical Laboratory needed for several ISO and ASTM tests on metallic powders including Springback test on powder graphite. I believe it corresponds to one of these standards: ISO 4492 Metallic powders, excluding powders for hardmetals - Determination of dimensional changes associated with compacting and sintering ASTM B331 Standard Test Method for Compressibility of Metal Powders in Uniaxial Compaction
Geochemistry Laboratory needed for Calcite analysis (CaCO3) The preliminary analysis is showing that cleanliness of it is around 99.62% and whiteness of cca 98%. What I need is to confirm that and moreover, to see what other elements are in the 0.38% of the calcite. Questions are: how many samples could we send and what would be the fee / time for analysis.Thank you.
Metallurgical Laboratory needed for performing gelbo flex testing on aluminum. Please answer the following questions: What we need are only samples to run permeability tests, so not need to detect pinholes. 5 cycles; 440° twist then 46mm straight travel. It is not standarized, but required by the client. Could you perform test with this specification?
Food Company needs metallurgical laboratory for testing and identifying of magnetic particles in food blend. While producting of food spice blends we have detected that one material contained metal dust and very small pieces of magnetic particles. Those were detected by machinery magnet of 10 000 gauss. We have collected those particles but we would need help with identifying what material exactly this is (what metal). This would be one-time testing. We are able provide as sample collected particles (collected on duct tape) as well as raw material itself containing those particles. Preferable laboratory operating in Europe.
Metallurgical Laboratory needed for verification of the quality and the thickness of the gold plating on 10 spinner blades. The blades are brass, nickel plated, and then gold plated (barrel) by a third party. We are just looking to verify we are getting what we are being promised.
Laboratory needed for authenticating eight ceramic Chinesco figurines purported to be 500 years old. We are requesting any tests that may help authenticate the figurines. As they consist of glazed ceramic, tests that could determine the age of the materials could assist in determining when they were created. Since the claim from the seller was that they were "pre-Columbian", the expectation is that they could be about 500 or more years old.
Independent Laboratory needed for stainless steel wire testing to EN10264-4:2012 Steel wire and wire products - Steel wire for ropes - Part 4: Stainless steel wire
Please can you advise if you have the capability to complete the requirements requested and provide a price for completing the characteristic and requirements review on one off sample.
Please provide a price for all test methods 6.1 to 6.7?
Thanks in advance
We are looking for a laboratory who can complete a fly ash analysis test procedure. The test procedure involves mixing a quantity of fly ash (about 120 g) with Hydrochloric Acid while heated at various temperatures. This mixture is to be filtered and the resulting filtrate is to be analyzed via atomic absorption spectroscopy. We wish to know the concentration of the following metals in the filtrate: Cr, Ni, Fe, Co, Al, M, Li, Pb, Mo, Zn, Ca, Na. Additional steps are to be completed to precipitate any metals from the filtrate. The additional chemicals required for these steps are Oxalic Acid, Hydrogen Peroxide, and Sodium Hydroxide.
BUDGET APPROVED Materials Laboratory needed for Alumina Ceramic Materials measurements according to ASTM D2442 dielectric constant and the dissipation factor at 1MHz and 10GHz at room temperature : Are you able to do this ? if yes, could Please send us a quote, with delivery time, and number, size and shape of the samples required ?
Laboratory needed to measure gold content in samples from 100-200 tonne of sand I can send you sample of 1-2 kg for testing. Can you perform the analysis using gravity concentrator, pan concentrator, tailing using Gemini table and cyanide leaching of the sample and determine the recoverable gold concentration etc. Let me know the cost and process.
REQUEST FOR QUOTE RFQ Large Engineering Company needs USA Laboratory for budgetary quote for metallurgical testing & documentation of approximately 60 stainless components in two different testing methods (for 3rd party certification of material). Please exclude Freight (we will estimate the freight costs to & from your Lab (need address of lab). Note: All work to be within USA. Please keep pricing separate for each of the two tests.
Laboratory needed for copper wire testing of high-purity wire copper (32 cm length and 8 mm diameter) so we need to analyze the Residual Resistivity Ratio (RRR). We have references that RRR is the ratio of the resistivity at room temperature like 298 K to the residual resistivity at 4.2 K. Please send me info about it and a quotation if it is possible
URGENT Accredited Materials Laboratory needed for bonding suitability testing of a glue product in an art glass and metal sculpture. The sculpture is of a series of glass balloons of 1.2 kg It will be connected to the wall using a metal fixture specifically manufatured for glass. Glass glue product will be used for the bonding the metal fixing to the glass. The client needs it to be proven that the proposed glue product is suitable for connecting the balloon to the metal tree fixings. This must be tested and signed off by an accredited, independent lab. 2 A glue product will be used for glueing glass balloons sheet glass using a UV glue. This needs to be tested and signed off by an accredited, independent lab. I am based in Ireland but can ship to USA. The testing is urgent.
Mining Company needs Laboratory for failure analysis investigation of seat belt failure at one of their mines which caused the operator to fall out of the cab of his loader. If I send this seat belt to you would you be able to examine and test it to determine why or how this happened?
MULTIPLE LABORATORIES Laboratories needed for certification testing of technique to produce reference materials of a very resistive material by micro-analysis (LA-ICP-MS, µXRF, LIBS etc.). Right now we are in the planning stages of certifying a magnetite (Fe3O4) reference material.Therefore, we are looking for several laboratories to participate in our round robin. Since magnetite is a very resistive mineral I was wondering if you have the capabilities to dissolve it since conventional acid digestions (i.e. aqua regia HF perchloric acid) fail to do so.The usual way to go is Na-peroxide or Li-borate fusion with subsequent analyses.We are going to do a screening, using LA-ICP-MS, of the samples on the 6th of February. Afterwards we will be able to give you some more information on desired analytes an their concentration range.Please le
Large Mining Company needs ISO 17025 Laboratory to analyze petroleum coke and ore samples by X-ray fluorescence (XRF) and Atomic Absorption Spectrometry for : Ni%, Fe%, SiO2%, MgO%, Al2O3%, Co% CaO% Cr2O3%.
For petroleum coke samples we need to analyze for Total Sulfur content expressed in %, Moisture %, Ash %, Volatile matter %, Burning matter %, Coke %.
Large Australia NATA Registered Laboratory needed for ASTM or ISRM rock point load tests to ASTM D5731 Standard Test Method for Determination of the Point Load Strength Index of Rock and Application to Rock Strength Classifications or ISRM (1985) International Society for Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering
Advanced Materials Company needs Materials Laboratory for ASTM testing of metal clad fibers to ASTM E595 Standard Test Method for Total Mass Loss and Collected Volatile Condensable Materials from Outgassing in a Vacuum Environmentfor TML (Total Mass Loss) and CVCM (Collected Volatile Condensable Materials) data.
USA Industrial Laboratory needed for ASTM testing of metal stator laminations tested to ASTM A677 Standard Specification for Nonoriented Electrical Steel Fully Processed Types and ASTM 343 Test Method Standard Test Method for Alternating-Current Magnetic Properties of Materials at Power Frequencies Using Wattmeter-Ammeter-Voltmeter Method and 25-cm Epstein Test Frame.
URGENT: Due to recent emergency storm conditions, company is seeking Laboratory immediately for investigational study of the quality of several metals used in steel towers including several ASTM chemical, mechanical and metallurgical tests including: Chemical composition analysis; Mechanical (tension testing); and Bending (shear strength and elasticity).
The test should be based on the following ASTMs:
a. ANSI/ASTM A 572 - 79 (Grade 50): Standard Specification for High-Strength Low-Alloy Columbium-Vanadium Steels of Structural Quality; and b. ANSI/ASTM A 36/A 36 M-01: Standard Specification for Carbon Structural Steel.
Metallurgical Laboratory needed for complete metallurgical testing on cast steel test pieces including the following:
Tensile test Yield strength Elongation & reduction of area Charpy test
I will supply the test pieces to conduct the test listed above.
If you require more clarity please feel free to contact me.
Materials Laboratory needed for normal and hemispherical emissivity testing as per ASTM E408 Standard Test Methods for Total Normal Emittance of Surfaces Using Inspection-Meter Techniques.The sample will be a coating applied on the aluminum plate or a piece of coating free film.
LONG-TERM TESTING Metals Laboratory needed to perform chemical composition, mechanical properties, and mechanical behavior tests on a variety of metal alloys. These tests may include equipment such as Instron tensile testers, an SEM, optical microscopes, grinding/polishing units, etchants and other metallographic testing equipment. These tests would be completed on an as needed basis
Electrical Laboratory needed for SAE Certification testing to certify telematics products to SAE J1113 Electromagnetic Compatibility Measurement Procedures and Limits for Components of Vehicles, Boats (up to 15 m), and Machines and SAE J1455 Environmental Practices for Electronic Equipment Design in Heavy-Duty Vehicle Applications and . It is a telematics device with a mining application project pending.
LONG-TERM TESTING Industrial Laboratory needed for thermal conductivity testing by laser flash method for metals as per standard ASTM: E1461-13. Thermal conductivity and thermal diffusivity are the most important thermophysical material parameters for characterizing the thermal transport properties of a material or component. The Laser Flash technique is currently the most widely accepted method for precise measurement of the thermal diffusivity
Metallurgical Laboratory needed for characterization of alloys of FeSiBa and FeSiCeLa for REACH purpose including the following analyses
Ce:-Qualitative Analysis X-Ray diffraction analysis (XRD) can be used to confirm the identity of the substance Quantitative Analysis: X-ray fluorescence analysis (XRF) inductively coupled plasma (ICP) techniques can be used for elemental analysis a:-XRF and XRDBa:-XRD and XRFF Si: -ISO 5445 ?Methods: 4139 and 4158-The Si is precipitated like Potassium Hexafluorsilicate and analyzed by titrimetric method with sodium hydroxide.
Others metallic impurities are analyzed by ICP - Inductively coupled plasma -Carbon and sulphur analyzed by infra-red (JIS G 1312)-Acid digestion ICP-XRF calibrated to international standards
Automotive Industrial Laboratory needed for physical testing of powder coated metal according Ford WSS-M2P190-A Interior painted part of handbrake including 3.4.6 FLTM BN 107-01 Cure test 3.5 FLTM BN 155-01 Abrasion and paint wear resistance 3.4.9 FLTM BO 116-01 Resistance to Fade 3.4.10 FLTM BI 107-05 High performance Paint adhesion 3.4.13 SAE J365 Resistance to Marring
PhD student needs geology laboratory for various volcanic rock analyses including chemical, SEM and isotopes analysis. The following specific tests are needed:
Volcanic rocks (age) K - Ar, 3 - 5 samples ( silicate analyses, macro/micro elements, REE ) - Ore mineralogy ( polish section, SEM, EM) - Isotopes for: ( 5 samples for each elements)Sulfur, Sphalerite, Galena, Pyrite,SideriteOxygenCarbonCalcite mono-mineral analysis.
Geology laboratory needed for elemental and heavy metals analysis of two ores from a new source including iron ore to >10 ppm, with % or ppm concentrations within 10% or so. I suggest XRF, ICP or a combination. In addition, from another source I have some heavy minerals concentrate and need to know all significant minerals present and their concentrations, including ppm of gold, if any.
Metals laboratory needed for destructive testing of stainless steel tie down fixture, two component estimated break of the weakest link 30,000 Lbs. of pull. Multiple testing angles (adjustable base must be designed to support the test). Test device at vertical, 70 degrees from level, and 35 degrees from level.
Metallurgical laboratory needed for ASTM testing of copper clad steel wire to two ASTM Standards including:
ASTM B227, Standard Specification for Hard-Drawn Copper-Clad Steel Wire
ASTM 228, Standard Specification for Steel Wire, Music Spring Quality which includes tension, torsion and wrap
ISO 17025 metallurgical laboratory needed for ASTM testing of copper tubes (diameter 8mm) to ASTM B577: 2016 - Standard Test Methods for Detection of Cuprous Oxide (Hydrogen Embrittlement Susceptibility) in Copper - Method A (or in according to standard ISO 2626: 1973 - Copper - Hydrogen embrittlement test) on some samples of copper tubes (diameter 8 mm).
URGENT TESTING Laboratory needed for corrosion testing of metals to ISO 6509 on faucet shanks. ISO 6509-2:2017 specifies assessment criteria and provides guidance related to the corrosion type dezincification for the selection of copper alloys with a mass fraction of zinc >15 %, exposed to fresh, saline, or drinking water. The assessment criteria are based on the exposure tests detailed in ISO 6509