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Plastics and metals (paintwork and electroplating)

[Kunststoffe und Metalle (Lackierung und Galvanisierung)]

EPTIS factsheet 614191 | Last revision 2022-11-09 | URL: https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts614191 https://www.eptis.bam.de/pts614191

PT provider
PT provider DRRR - Deutsches Referenzbüro für Ringversuche und Referenzmaterialien GmbH DRRR - Deutsches Referenzbüro für Ringversuche und Referenzmaterialien GmbH
Based in Germany
Language(s) German/English
Product groups Metals
Coating and surface treatment
Testing fields Ageing
Analytical chemistry
Environmental conditions
Materials evaluation
Technical details
Test item Tested property Testing method
Plastics Plastics - paintwork -
Cross cutting test ISO 2409
Cream resistance PV 3964
Multiple stone impact test DBL 5416
ISO 20567-1
Steam jet test DBL 5416
ISO 16925-B
Chip Resistance SAE J400 (method C)
Pressure washer test TL 211 (ISO 16925-C)
Environmental Cycle Test (8 cycles) PV 1200
Abrasion caused by rubbing IEC 60068-2-70
Film thickness - Cross sectioning by grinding ISO 2808 method 6A (version 1)
Film thickness - Cross sectioning by cutting ISO 2808 method 6A (version 2)
Wash scratch resistance (Amtec-Kistler) DBL 5425 (A.1.17)
Wipe scratch resistance (Crockmeter) DBL 5425 (A.1.17)
Electroplating -
Coating thickness (Cu / Ni / Cr) ISO 1456
ISO 1463 (Microscopical method)
ISO 2177 (Coulometric method)
Individual coating thicknesses (nickel) EN 16866
Potential differences between nickel layers EN 16866
PV 1065
Number of micropores / microcracks in chromium coating DIN 53100
PV 1058 / PV 1063
Corrosion testing CASS (48 h) DBL 8465
Metals Metals - paintwork -
Condensation atmosphere constant humidity (CH) - resistance to humidity (e.g. delamination, corrosion, blistering) ISO 6270
Coating thickness - Amplitude-sensitive eddy-current method ISO 2360
Coating thickness - Magnetic method ISO 2178
Coating thickness X-ray spectrometric method ISO 3497
Metals - corrosion -
Corrosion testing NSS ISO 9227 (point 5.2.2)
Corrosion testing CASS ISO 9227 (point 5.2.4)
Corrosion testing AASS ISO 9227 (point 5.2.3)
Salt Spray test ASTM B117
Corrosion cycle test (CCT 1 steel) DBL 7381.20
Corrosion Test PV 1210
Corrosions testing - Resistance to cyclic corrosion conditions ISO 11997-1 (Zyklus A)
Saturated atmosphere in the presence of SO2 (Kesternich test) DIN 50018
Aluminium corrosion (Filiform and CASS) DBL 7381.50
Aims of the PT scheme
Target group of participants
Linked to specific legislation / standards
Additional, subsidiary aims validation of testing methods
Number of participants Depending on the test method between 8-50 laboratories
Accredited or otherwise reviewed by a 3rd party

Accredited by A2LA (USA) and DAkkS (Germany) on the basis of ISO/IEC 17043 for part of the parameters

Operation is commissioned / requested by
Fees and frequency
Participation fee Depending on test method (please contact us)
Regularly operated Yes (annually)
Year of first operation 2013
Contact details of the PT provider
Provider Contact person
DRRR - Deutsches Referenzbüro für Ringversuche und Referenzmaterialien GmbH
Bodmanstraße 4
87435 Kempten

Phone: +49 (0) 831/960 8780
Fax: +49 (0) 831/960 87899
Web: http://www.drrr.de/ http://www.drrr.de/
Mr. Thorsten Helbig
Phone: +49 (0) 831/960 878-77
Fax: +49 (0) 831/960 878-99
Email: thorsten.helbig@drrr.de thorsten.helbig@drrr.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: 1.23-SNAPSHOT.20230502124635-7925ae379a631fc1ececff45d2921c8db38877d5