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Metal Rockwell Hardness Testing

How to Test the Hardness of Steel

Rockwell Hardness testing can be used for determining the hardness of soft and harder metals including steel. The American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) has established a standard recognized worldwide to help manufacturers maintain the qualities they want in…

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Caring For Your Rockwell Tester

Your Ames portable hardness tester is a precious instrument. Our metal hardness testers and accessories are durable and will provide years of reliable trouble free service with the proper care and maintenance.  Here is a few do’s and don’ts we…

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