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Buehler, an ITW Company

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Buehler, an ITW Company

Adhesives & Sealants

EpoKwick FC Epoxy System offers enhanced edge protection.

February 23, 2017

Maximizing penetration gaps, cracks and pores, EpoKwick FC Epoxy System features strong physical adherence and zero shrinkage. Suitable for thermal spray coatings in aerospace, automotive and energy industries, product is used with black, red and blue pigments for providing color contrast between mount and specimen during image analysis. EpoKwick is used by scientists in testing metals,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

IsoMet's High Speed Precision Cutter provides intuitive controls.

October 31, 2016

Enabling automated three-axis movement for precise alignment and quick cutting, Isomet Precision Cutters are available in two formats: High Speed and High Speed Pro. Offering instant visual alignment with laser, cutter includes intuitive controls that allow programming for repeatable and consistent single or serial sections. Facilitating quick sample adjustments, unit is suitable for... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Hardness Testing increases functionality via DiaMet software.

August 2, 2016

Wilson® hardness testing systems support DiaMet™ software, which provides features that facilitate and accelerate such specific applications as documentation of hardness distribution in welds as well as depth of hardening in induction-hardened workpieces or objects treated with conventional hardening processes. Operable via mouse or touchscreen, system provides features for planning,... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Micro-Hardness Testers suit quality control applications.

May 13, 2016

Featuring adjustable 7 in. color touchscreen, Wilson® VH1102 and VH1202 offer deadweight loads from 10 g to 2 kg and 9 automatically selectable loading stages. VH1102 is equipped with turret providing 4 positions, including indenter for Knoop or Vickers and 2 standard objectives for 10x and 50x magnification at normal working distance. VH1202 features 6-position turret, including 2 indenters... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Planar Grinder helps maximize productivity in metallography.

November 25, 2015

Using fixed 12 in. grinding stone in conjunction with 5.7 hp motor, PlanarMet 300 can remove up to 0.6 mm of material per minute. Central-force specimen holder accommodates up to 10 samples at a time and enables 3–4 grinding stages to be combined into single step, whereby amount of material to be removed can be programmed in increments of 0.1 mm. For accurate material removal, grinder offers... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Vickers/Knoop Hardness Test System employs automated test program.

November 4, 2015

Offering various scales and magnifications, Wilson VH3300 delivers flexibility for automated hardness testing to ASTM and ISO. Solution features 6-position test head with up to 3 indenters and 3 zoom objectives, automated X/Y sample stage available in 2 sizes (180 x 180 mm standard), and image analysis system. Handling test loads from 5 g to 60 kg, system comes with collision protection... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Micro-Indentation Hardness Testers offer intuitive operation.

May 25, 2011

MicroMet 6000 Series Vickers/Knoop dead-weight hardness testers integrate all necessary functions and require minimal training to use. User interface combines touchscreen LCD for set-up and data entry with hard-switch buttons for daily operation, while tabbed menu structure let user access any settings within 3 clicks. In addition to 6 turret positions, features include USB ports and integrated... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Grinder-Polisher Power Head enables semi-automatic operation.

March 24, 2011

When paired with MetaServ® 250 grinder-polisher, Vector® LC 250 Power Head upgrades from manual to semi-automatic preparation of material samples. Unit provides single-force pressure from 0-11 lb on 1-4 samples. Pressure is set individually for each sample using analog pressure setting display on front. Power head, which does not rotate, uses mechanical sample loading and head positioning. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Abrasive Cutter is optimized for sectioning applications.

March 8, 2011

AbrasiMatic® 300 abrasive cutter features 12 in. abrasive cut-off wheel, able to section up to 4.375 in. dia sample, and 5 hp motor that powers through materials such as steel, metal, ceramic, and concrete. Measuring 34 x 27 x 23 in., unit has 2 stainless steel T-slot vice table beds and side hood door that slides open as hood is raised during sample placement. Optional X-Bed adjusts with... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Consumables Bundles suit materials testing and analysis labs.

November 29, 2010

Providing all grinding and polishing consumables required to prepare 100 specimens, Sum-Met(TM) Bundles come in 5 versions to cover most materials and applications, including Fe and Ni, Al and Cu, Ti, electronic and polymer, and ceramic and refractory. Bundles feature combination of CarbiMet2(TM) or Apex(TM) grinding discs in 8, 10, or 12 in. diameter; polishing pads/cloths; MetaDi(TM) diamond... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

SiC Abrasive Paper delivers uniform surface finish.

June 22, 2010

CarbiMet® 2 Silicon Carbide abrasive paper removes 75% of all material within first 60 sec of use and provides consistent scratch pattern. Water-resistance premium C weight paper can maintain integrity for up to 100 min in durability tests. Paper is available in plain backed discs of 8, 10, and 12 in. dia, and pressure sensitive adhesive backed discs in same diameters, plus 2 7/8 in., in grit... Read More


Image Analysis Software is suited for laboratory and industrial users.

June 10, 2010

Offering point-and-click integration with microscopes and cameras, OmniMet OmniMet® 9.5 captures, analyzes, and stores images and measurement results. Features include database that can be browsed using PC-style folder interface, ability to store multimedia files, preview pane to view thumbnail images, and ability to flip and rotate images. Optional modules for industrial microstructural... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Portable Tools

Grinder Polisher/Power Head streamline sample preparation.

April 28, 2009

EcoMet® 300 Grinder-Polisher can be used alone for manual grinding applications or combined with AutoMet® 300 Power Head for semi-automatic applications. Units feature variable speed controls, membrane keypad, LED lighting, retractable water hose, quick release chuck, replaceable bowl liner, and 360º bowl rinse system. Metallographic grinder-polishing tools provide versatility to prepare... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Grinder-Polisher offers manual or semi-automatic operation.

July 11, 2008

Equipped with variable-speed heavy-duty motors, EcoMet® 250 Metallographic Grinder-Polisher can be used alone for manual grinding applications, or it can be combined with AutoMet® 250 Power Head for semi-automatic applications. Unit includes sealed membrane keypad controls, cast iron base construction, LED lighting, retractable water hose, quick release chuck, replaceable bowl liner, and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Grinder-Polishers are equipped with 2 hp motor.

April 5, 2006

PowerPro® 7000, 8000, and 9000 Floor Mount Grinder-Polishers accommodate recirculating coolant system, up to 8 automatic abrasive modular dispensers, and 4-drawer consumable storage cabinet. With Zaxis(TM) Macro Material Removal System, operators can remove material from sample by desired depth. Two hp motor and 10 or 12 in. dia platen can prepare up to 10 samples simultaneously. Units include... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Abrasive Cutter features manual control.

July 22, 2005

Delta® Manual Abrasive Cutter includes 14 in. blade capacity, 10 hp motor, and electronic motor brake. Manual cutting lever allows operator to feel cutting action and adjust blade feed rate, permitting quick cutting of soft materials and burn-free cutting of hard materials. Machine features protective fiberglass hood, retractable steel blade guard, 3-button control panel with E-stop, and... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Tabletop Grinder-Polishers provide sample preparation.

April 19, 2005

Programmable PowerPro(TM) Series prepares specimens using Zaxis(TM) Macro Material Removal System, which enables operators to remove material from specimens by desired depth. Two horsepower base motor and 10 or 12 in. dia platen allows up to 10 specimens to be simultaneously prepared. Mineral cast base is corrosion proof, non-conductive, and chemically inert. Additional features include LCD... Read More