Microhardness Tester

The microhardness tester is for performing hardness measurements of small volumes of materials and thick coatings. The Vickers indenter tip performs the test at a set force and a microscope is used to measure the size of the indent.

Microhardness Tester

Location: Maryland Hall 3 (basement level)

Contact information for training: Contact Meg Tully (mtully4@jhu.edu) in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering.

Manufacturer: LECO

Capabilities and Options:

Specifications: Force range selectable from 10 gf to 1000 gf.

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