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Cylindrical Mandrel Bend Tester

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This sturdy and robust unit is ideal for determining the elasticity, adhesion and elongation of dry paint on a metal sheet. Coated samples up to 70 mm in width are bent over mandrels of regularly decreasing diameter until cracks are observed.

Each instrument comes with a kit of 14 mandrels, with diameters (in mm) of 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 10, 12, 13, 16, 19, 20, 25 and 32


  • Precision cylindrical mandrel for accurate results
  • Rod diameters from 2 to 32 mm
  • Handle design to make it easy to bend the metal panel
  • Economically priced
  • Durable design for long term use
  • Compliant with ASTM and ISO methods
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