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Immersion test


The immersion test is an accelerated test to determine how well your product can withstand the effects of moisture, water or chemical fluids.

Can be applied to:

metals, plastics, coatings


Test method standards:

ISO 2812-2, ASTM D870-2, ISO 2812-2, ASTM D714, ISO 4628-2


Test procedure:

Coated metal or plastic objects are immersed in a bath of demineralised water or chemical substances at a certain temperature. After immersion, the coatings are visually observed to evaluate adhesion, rust, blistering and colour changes. At the end of the test, a clear report is made with accompanying photographs of the samples.

Lead time:

5 business days

All tests – composites – metals – plastics – coatings – adhesives – 3D prints

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