Rockwell hardness test


Rockwell hardness test
a test to measure hardness by determining the depth of penetration into a specimen of a penetrator under predetermined conditions of test.

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  • Rockwell hardness — (RH )    a measure of the hardness of a metal introduced by Rockwell in 1922. In a Rockwell hardness test, a penetrator makes an indentation in the metal under two constant loads, a minor load (generally 10 kilograms) and then a major load. The… …   Dictionary of units of measurement

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  • Hardness comparison — There are a large number of hardness testing methods available (eg. Vickers, Brinell and Rockwell). Although it is impossible in many cases to give an exact conversion it is possible to give a comparison table. Hardness Comparison Table See also… …   Wikipedia


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