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Voltage : 220V, 110V.

The scratch test is based on applying a hard pointed object ( varies dependant on the test involved) under a fixed load and a controlled speed. After which the resultant damage to the surface can be assessed.

The abrasion test consists of oscillating an specified abrasive cleaning pad ( such as a Scotch-Brite pad) along the non stick surface again under constant load and speed conditions usually with a detergent solution added to the surface. Any surface damage or removal of coating can the be easily assessed.


Uses. The instrument  can be used for checking the whole range of non stick cooking surfaces applied to saucepans, pans, bakeware, cooking pots, ovenware, baking trays, kitchen gadgets and utensils


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