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Ball pressure

[Pressão por ponta esfera]

EPTIS factsheet 197880 | Last revision 2019-04-30 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts197880 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts197880

PT provider
Based in Brazil
Language(s) English and Portuguese
Remarks Specifies the ball pressure test as a method for evaluating the softening temperature and accelerated material flow under load of polymeric materials and parts of end products in their ability to resist abnormal heat. It is applicable to the materials used in electrotechnical equipment, subassemblies and components, and to solid electrical insulating materials except ceramics.The Ball Pressure test method is not appropriate for certain elastomers, foamed materials, and other materials that tend to be soft at room temperature.
Product groups Building and construction
Electrical / electronical devices
Other non-metallic materials
Telecommunication equipment
Testing fields Electrotechnics / electronics
Materials evaluation
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Homogeneous and stable plastic plates Tip sphere marking dimensional According ABNT NBR IEC 60695-10-2:2008
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants Accredited laboratories or in accreditation phase
Linked to specific legislation / standards ABNT NBR IEC 60695-10-2:2008 ABNT NBR ISO/IEC 17025:2006 ABNT NBR ISO/IEC 17043:2011
Additional, subsidiary aims validation of testing methods and also Comparation of the test quality with others laboratories
Number of participants
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by ANSI National Accreditation Board. on the basis of ISO/IEC 17043.

Yes, we are third party.

Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee To be consulted
Regularly operated Yes (Once every two years)
Year of first operation 2015
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
5000 Deputado Heitor Alencar Furtado st, Ecoville

Phone: +55(41)4106-8010
Web: https://www.qualabor.com.br https://www.qualabor.com.br
Mr Leandro Soares da Silva
Phone: +554141068010
Email: contato@qualabor.com.br contato@qualabor.com.br
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Brazil, Mr José Ricardo Bardellini da Silva. Mr José Ricardo Bardellini da Silva.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.21