Elcometer 508 Push Off Adhesion Tester

Product Description

The Elcometer 508 Push Off Adhesion Tester is an extremely versatile Type III* adhesion gauge which can be used for many adhesion testing requirements. Tests can be made on flat or curved (concave and convex) surfaces.

  • Hand-held, ergonomic and fully portable – ideal for on-site adhesion testing
  • Quick connect coupling for easy connection to the dolly
  • Measurement range up to 25MPa with a full scale accuracy of  ±1.5%
  • Rotating crank handle applies smooth loading from 0 up to 25MPa

Standard, convex and concave dollies can be used with the Elcometer 508, ideal for testing the adhesion of coatings on flat or curved surfaces such as pipelines and tanks.

Features of the Elcometer 508 Push Off Adhesion Tester

Powerful

  • Suitable for use on flat, concave & convex surfaces
  • Rugged & lightweight
  • Smooth load application up to 25MPa

Flexible

  • Easy to use hand-held design
  • Ideal for field use on tanks & pipelines
  • Reusable stainless steel dollies
  • MPa / psi switchable

Durable

  • Sealed, heavy duty & impact resistant
  • Dust & waterproof equivalent to IP65
  • Suitable for use in harsh environments

Accurate

  • Measurement range up to 25MPa
  • Full scale accuracy of ±1.5%
  • Maximum hold – displays the highest value reached
Elcometer 508 Push Off Adhesion Tester Elcometer 508 Push Off Adhesion Tester Elcometer 508 Push Off Adhesion Tester
The rubber protected backlit digital LCD displays the reading in MPa or psi. Maximum hold feature displays the highest value reached. Flexible cable design allows the coupling to be positioned easily over the dolly. The pin is pushed through the centre against the substrate providing accurate repeatable results. Supplied in a robust plastic carry case, the kit includes the Elcometer 508 and five dollies which can be cleaned with the heated tongs.

The Elcometer 508 Push Off Adhesion Tester can be used in accordance with :

  • Type III in accordance with ASTM D 4541
  • ISO 16276-1
  • NF T30-606 

 

Specifications

Technical Specifications

Part Number Description   Certificate
F508-DD Elcometer 508 Digital Push Off Adhesion Tester
Dolly Sizes Outside Diameter 19.4mm
Inside Diameter 3.7mm
Area 284mm²
Scale Range 0 -26MPa
Operating Range 2-25MPa
Scale Resolution 0.01MPa
Accuracy ±1.5% of full scale
Power Supply 2 x AA alkaline dry batteries (rechargeable batteries can be used)
Weight Gauge: 1.7kg
Kit: 4.5kg
Instrument Length 290mm
Coupling Height 200mm
    • Calibration Certificate supplied as standard

Packing List

  • Elcometer 508 Digital Push Off Adhesion Tester
  • Transit Case
  • 5 Flat Dollies
  • 5 Dolly Plugs
  • Cyanoacrylate Adhesive
  • Dolly Cleaning Tool
  • 2 x LR6 (AA batteries)
  • Operating Instructions
  • Calibration Certificate

Data Sheet

Elcometer 508 Push Off Adhesion Tester – Data Sheet

Elcometer 508 Push Off Adhesion Tester – Data Sheet

Standards

Elcometer 508 Push Off Adhesion Tester – Standards

The Elcometer 508 Push Off Adhesion Tester can be used in accordance with :

      • Type III in accordance with ASTM D 4541
      • ISO 16276-1
      • NF T30-606 

Accessories

Elcometer 508 Push Off Adhesion Tester – Accessories

Part Number Description
T9999646- Standard Flat Dolly (x1)
T99911135 Cyanoacrylate Adhesive
T99911136 Dolly Plug (x5)
T99914009 Dolly Cutter
Concave & Convex Dollies available upon request
T9994586- Dolly Cleaning Tool
T99923147 Dolly Cleaning Heating Tongs

Instruction Manual

Elcometer 508 Push Off Adhesion Tester – Instruction Manual

Elcometer 508 Push Off Adhesion Tester – Instruction Manual