The scratch and wear module for the NanoTest Vantage has recently been revamped and improved for the new Platform 5, enabling NanoTest users to make the most of the technical advantages of the NanoTest high lateral rigidity and thermal stability.
The tech note below describes the new features of the enhanced scratch module with a range of case studies on various coating systems:
NanoTest Vantage users with older systems (Platform 4) can purchase this new module as a simple software upgrade (either as a one-off addition, or as part of the larger ‘Platform 5 Upgrade‘). Older systems can also be upgraded to Platform 5. The extent of the upgrade depends of the configuration and age of the system – contact Micro Materials for more information.