METL conducts a number of specialized tests on both metallic and non-metallic materials. Some of the tests are shown below. However, if you have a specific specialized test requirement, contact us and we will be glad to either assist you in acomplishing your testing goals or help you find a source who will meet your specific testing needs.

  • Salt Spray Corrosion (ASTM B117, B368)
  • Taber Abrasion
  • Shelf Life Recertification (non-metallics)
  • Coefficient of Friction
  • Paint Adhesion
  • Stress Corrosion
  • Hydrogen Embrittlement
  • Solderability
  • Susceptibility to Intergranular Attack
  • Coating Adhesion
  • Shore Hardness (polymers)
  • Density/Specific Gravity (polymers)
  • Electrical Conductivity
  • Thermal Barrier Coating Strength