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MetalTek™ Rockwell Hardness Tester Model RAS
MetalTek™ Rockwell Model RAS MetalTek™ Metal Hardness Testers by CCSi
The MetalTek™ Analog models meet your needs for high performance production, QC and QA testing applications. The high grade cast iron frame, precision load transfer mechanism and quality displacement measuring system provide both repeatability and reproducibility. A comprehensive range of accessories enable the MetalTek™ to meet your specific requirements.
Repeatability Reduces Variation
  1. Superior measurement technology;
  2. Precision engineered.
Easy to Learn & Use
  1. Easy to read dial;
  2. Dial selection of test force;
  3. Automatic zero setting dial.
  1. Precision for QA/QC applications;
  2. 10 kgf preliminary loads;
  3. 60, 100 & 150 kgf total loads;
  4. Meets ASTM E—18 & BSI 891;
  5. Meets ISO 3804 & 5073;
  6. No electrical power required.
  1. Powder coat finish;
  2. Precision ground bushings;
  3. Anti—friction linear bearings;
  4. High quality cast iron frame.
  1. A cost effective hardness testing solution;
  2. Competitive price... Advanced features;
  3. A wide range of affordable standard accessories;
  4. Service and Support by qualified technicians;
  5. Quick Response ... Accessible Personnel!
Proven Performance!
MetalTek™ is a recognized leader in hardness testing. Researchers, design engineers, production and quality assurance specialists the have appreciated MetalTek's experience in instrumentation design, standards and hardness testing for precision instruments that provide repeatable, error free testing. The defining difference is service!
Serving Industry Since 1979
MetalTek™ has maintained Rockwell hardness testing standards at the widely recognized FIE Research Institute since 1979. These are standards established and certified by various national and international standards organizations, not by proprietary unregulated manufacturer's! All MetalTek™ testers fully conform to most national and international standards, thereby assuring the user of the most truly precise instruments available!
Performance Features... Competitive Pricing
  1. Reduced Testing Times
  2. Labor Saving Functions
  3. Improved Accuracy
MetalTek™ Model RAS Specifications
Model RAS Manual Analog “R”
Minor Load: 10 kgf
Major Loads: 60, 100 & 150 kgf
Display Resolution: 1 Point Graduated 360º Dial 360º
Scale Display: A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, K, L, M, P, R, V
Test Scales: Informational Notation A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, K, L, M, P, R, V
Vertical Capacity: 230 mm (9.1 in.)
Throat Depth: 133 mm (5.24 in.)
Net Weight: 65 kg (143 lb.)
Dimensions (L x W x H): 450 x 154 x 660 mm (17.7 x 6.1 x 26.0 in.)
Power: None Required (Manual Operation)
Conforms To: ASTM E18; ISO 2039, ISO 3738, ISO 6508, BS EN ISO 6506, BS EN ISO 6507, BS EN ISO 6508.
Informational Notation Testing at Rockwell scales E, K, L, M, P, R & V is accomplished by using 1/8, 1/4 or 1/2 inch indenters in combination with 60, 100 or 150 kgf respectively.
Informational Notation The additional penetrators and indenters are separately ordered options.
List Price: Please Submit a Request for Quotation (RFQ)
MetalTek™ Model RAS Standard Accessories
Quantity Description
1 50 mm Ø Testing Table
1 38 mm Ø “V” Groove Stage
1 Clamping Device
1 Diamond Indenter
1 1/16” Penetrator (with 5 balls)
1 B Test Block
1 C Test Block
5 Allen Spanners
1 Wooden Accessories Box
1 Telescoping Protection Sleeve
1 Bottle Hydraulic Oil
1 Operators Manual
1 Dust Cover

Index Terms: Rockwell, Rockwell hardness, ASTM E18, E18, metal hardness test, metal hardness, metallic materials, hardness scale, Standard Test Methods for Rockwell Hardness and Rockwell Superficial Hardness of Metallic Materials, Rockwell Superficial Hardness, plastic, hardness of plastics, plastic hardness, 77.040.10, ISO 2039, ISO 3738, ISO 6508, 83.080.01, 77.160, BS EN ISO 6506, BS EN ISO 6507, BS EN ISO 6508.
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