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Skid Resistance and Friction Tester

Product Code

UTA-0830/E

Skid Resistance and Friction Tester

(Skid Tester), EN 1097-8

UTA-0830/A

Skid Resistance and Friction Tester

(Skid Tester), ASTM E303

UTA-0832/TRL

Mounted Rubber Slider for Polished Stone Value Test (PSV laboratory), TRL Rubber, With Conformity Certificate, 32 mm width

UTA-0833/TRL

Mounted Rubber Slider for Site Use, TRL Rubber, With Conformity Certificate, 76mm width

UTA-0832/4S

Mounted Rubber Slider, 4S rubber, 32 mm width

UTA-0833/4S

Mounted Rubber Slider, 4S rubber, 76 mm width

UTA-0834

Metal Base Plate for Polished Stone

Value Specimen Clamping, for UTA-0830

UTA-0835

Metal Base Plate for Surface Friction Properties for Natural Stones (EN 1341, EN 1342) and Concrete Paving, Blocks (EN 1338)

Standards

EN 1097-8, 1338, 1341, 1342, 13036-4; ASTM E303

The Skid Resistance and Friction Tester is used for the measurement of surface friction properties. The apparatus is suitable for both site and laboratory applications and for Polished Stone Value tests using curved specimens from accelerated polishing tests.

A Slider lifting system is integrated in the pendulum foot, which guarantees reliable adjustment operations.

 Skid Tester provides following features:

  • New low friction release mechanism of the pendulum arm for better accuracy.
  • Extremely light pointer, for high precision result
  • Stiff and stout twin column structure
  • Easy and reliable height adjusting system
  • Integrated additional scale for tests on PSV specimens
  • Complete with traceability certificate to EN 1097-8 or ASTM E303

The Skid Resistance and Friction Tester is supplied complete with;

  • Additional Scale, for test on polished stone value specimens,
  • Rubber Sliders, for site use - 3 units,
  • Thermometer, 0 to +220°C for surface temperature measurement,
  • Washing Bottle, for surface wetting - 1 L,
  • Tool Set with Case for machine assembly,
  • Ruler for sliding length verification,
  • Traceability Certificate of conforming to EN 1097-8 or ASTM E303,
  • Carrying case

Dimensions

790x760x320 mm (case)

Weight (approx.)

34 kg