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Physical properties and base quantities (Plastics & Metals | Metrology, Roughness, Topography, Density)

[Physikalische Eigenschaften und Basisgrößen (Kunststoffe & Metalle | Vermessung, Rauheit, Topographie, Dichte)]

EPTIS factsheet 512191 | Last revision 2018-10-22 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts512191 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts512191

PT provider
PT provider DIR | Deutsches Institut für Ringversuche (German Institut of Interlaboratory Testing) DIR | Deutsches Institut für Ringversuche (German Institut of Interlaboratory Testing)
Based in Germany
Language(s) English | German
Remarks The DIR | Deutsches Institut für Ringversuche (German institute for interlaboratory tests) is part of the Kunststoff-Institut Lüdenscheid. Over the past 30 years, the Kunststoff-Institut Lüdenscheid has earned an international reputation as one of the leading institutions in the field of plastics in Europe. With more than 15 years of experience in organising interlaboratory tests, we are also one of the established providers in this field. Further information about the DIR | Deutsches Institut für Ringversuche and our services can be retrieved from our website where you can also register to participate: https://dir-kimw.de/en/ We are glad to assist in any questions that might arise.
Keywords
Product groups Plastics
Rubber
Adhesives
Testing fields Materials evaluation
Non-destructive testing (NDT)
Physics
Inspection
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Measurement with a caliper | Lenght; thickness -
Tactile, automated measurement | Distance; length; diameter; radius; chubbiness; evenness; stance DIN EN ISO 1101:2017-09; DIN EN ISO 5459:2013-05; DIN EN ISO 8015:2011-09
Roughness measurement by means of stylus method ISO 4287:1997-04; ISO 4288:1996-08
Video-Optical Coordinate Determination 2D | Distance; length; diameter; radius; chubbiness; evenness; stance ISO 1101:2017-02; 5459:2011-08; 8015:2011-06
Coordinate determination in strip light method | Distance; length; diameter; radius; chubbiness; evenness; stance ISO 1101:2017-02; 5459:2011-08; 8015:2011-06
Coordinate determination with laser scanners | Distance; length; diameter; radius; chubbiness; evenness; stance ISO 1101:2017-02; 5459:2011-08; 8015:2011-06
Coordinate determination by computer tomography | Distance; length; diameter; radius; chubbiness; evenness; stance ISO 1101:2017-02; 5459:2011-08; 8015:2011-06
3D Objects Measurement with a micrometer gauge -
Determination of cavities (quanity) by computer tomography -
Roughness (line), contactless | Rp; Rv; Rz; Ra ISO 4287:1997-04
Roughness (area), contactless | Sp; Sv; Sz; Sa ISO 25178-2:2012-04
Thermoplastics Density ISO 1183-1:2012-05
ASTM D792:2013
Glass fibre length distribution -
Elastomers / TPE Density ISO 2781:2018-06
Foams Gross density Klimate | Gross density Klimate 23/50 or 20/65 ISO 845:2006-12
Foils Film thickness | Drying method F ISO 4593:1993-11
Pipes Wall thickness measurement on tubes -
Nonwovens and fabrics Dimensional change after washing ISO 5077:2007-02; ISO 6330:2012-04
Thickness measurement of nonwovens ISO 9073-2:1995-03
Thickness under specified pressures ISO 9863-1:2016-07
Determination of nominal thickness ASTM D5199:2012
Determination of core thickness ASTM D5994:2010
Unevenness (Asperity Height) ASTM D7466:2010
Area-related mass of polyester and viscose material ISO 3801:1977-09; DIN EN 12127:1997-12
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants Any interested group is welcome to participate.
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims
Number of participants Depending of the method, between 50 - 10
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party
Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Starting at 280€ | Prices and details can be obtained from our website https://dir-kimw.de/en/
Regularly operated Yes (Yearly)
Year of first operation 2002
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
DIR | Deutsches Institut für Ringversuche (German Institut of Interlaboratory Testing)
Karolinenstr. 8
58507 Lüdenscheid
Germany

Phone: +49 2351 1064-801
Fax: +49 2351 1064-190
Web: https://dir-kimw.de/en/ https://dir-kimw.de/en/
Dr. Andreas Balster
Phone: +49 2351 1064-801
Fax: +49 2351 1064-190
Email: balster@dir-kimw.de balster@dir-kimw.de
If you find any mistakes please contact the responsible EPTIS coordinator in Germany, Mr Johannes van de Kreeke. Mr Johannes van de Kreeke.
Any questions or problems? Please contact us at eptis@bam.de.
Application version: 1.21