Multi-Unit Automatic hardness testing system
Up to 4 different Shore or IRHD hardness units can be installed on the instrument. The hardness unit to be used to carry out the automatic test can be easily selected by rotating the supqport.


Standards the instrument complies with:   
ASTM D1415;   ASTM D2240;   FIAT 50408;   FIAT 50411;   ISO 868;   ISO 48-2;   ISO 48-4;    

Multi-Unit Automatic hardness testing system 
Multi-Unit Automatic hardness testing system has been designed for labs, which need to perform hardness tests according to different hardness scales.
The hardness testing unit to be used must be placed in the front position by rotating the top part of the support.
The rotating system permits to interchange the test unit within a few seconds. No dismounting or replacement of delicate parts and no specific training are required to perform with full safety this operation. This solid technical solution is ideal even in the case that the change of unit must be done many times in the same day.

Instrument Configuration 
The instrument can be configured according to the needs of the customer: up to 4 units can be mounted on the same support.

The available hardness testing units are:
Shore A,
Shore D,
Shore A0,
Shore 00,
IRHD-Micro,
IRHD-Normal,
IRHD-Hard,
IRHD-Low.
The support of the unit is configured for the further installation of units in case free positions are available.


Accredia Calibration of the instrument 
The instrument is available with ACCREDIA calibration certificate. The certificate is issued by Gibitre ISO 17025 Accredited laboratory.



Instrument control 
Automatic hardness units can be
controller both with Gibitre Hardness
Software and with Gibitre Electronic
Console.


Calculated Results: IRHD Hardness 
The software allows you to prepare customized test procedures that include all the calculations required by the standards and product specifications. The dedicated page describes all the available calculations.

Calculated Results: SHORE Hardness 
The software allows you to prepare customized test procedures that include all the calculations required by the standards and product specifications. The dedicated page describes all the available calculations.



Selection of the Test unit 
When you need to use a specific unit, you simply need to turn it to the front position. This operation does not require any delicate manipulation or any specific training. The control device of the instrument (display or software) will automatically switch to the selected unit.

Standard Calibration service for IRHD Hardness Tester 
The calibration is performed with reference to the requirements of ISO 48-2 standard.
The service includes:
• Ordinary maintenance of the instrument
• Visual inspection of the Indentor.
• Calibration of the Pre-Load, of the Main Load and of the weight of the Anular foot.
• Calibration of the force application time for Pre-Load and Main-Load (NEW)
• Calibration of the displacement of the indentor in correspondence with several IRHD Hardness readings
• Pre-calibration and Post-Calibration test of the instrument with reference test samples (NEW)
• Issue and e-mail shipment of the Calibration Certificate with traceability to primary standards.


Standard Calibration service for a SHORE Hardness Tester 
The calibration is performed with reference to the requirements of ISO 48-4 standard.
The service includes:
• Ordinary maintenance of the instrument
• Visual inspection of the Indentor.
• Calibration of the total run of the indentor (readings at 0 and 100 Shore points).
• Calibration of the displacement of the indentor and of the force applied by the indentor in correspondence with several Shore readings (20, 40, 50, 60, 80, 90 Shore).
• Calibration of the force application time (NEW)
• Issue and e-mail shipment of the Calibration Certificate with traceability to primary standards.



Universal Centring Device for O-Rings 
The device has been developed for the rapid test of o-rings with cross section diameter between 1 and 12 mm.
The device is applied to the standard plate of the instrument through magnetic fixing which allows rapid installation and removal.
The adjustment wheel allows you to set the distance between the cylinders according to the cross section diameter of the o-ring.
The fixing clip allows the correct positioning of curved pieces.
The integrated extension plate allows large pieces to be positioned.


Diaphragm centering device for O-rings 
The device permits to perform automatic multiple tests on O-ring or round parts with external diameter up to 75 mm. The device consist of a diaphragm to fix the external diameter of the o-ring and of a gauge-meter for the adjustment of the position of the center of the diaphragm.
The use is very simple:
1) Open the diaphragm and put the o-ring in the center of the device.
2) Close the diaphragm using the open-close leverage until the o-ring is fixed in the center of the device
3) Use the gauge-meter of adjust the position of the device according to the diameter and cross-section of the o-ring
4) Start a multiple test session to make automatically tests in different points of the sample.
To test several o-rings with the same dimensions, you only need to replace the o-ring on the device without any further regulation.


Centring Device for cylinders and Hoses 
Cantering system for the measure of Micro-irhd hardness on the outer surface of rubber tubes with maximum external diameter 50 mm (other dimension on request).
No preparation of the sample to keep it flat is needed.
To perform a test, you simply need to place a piece of the hose on the device and press start.




Extension of sample holder 
Extension of sample holder for Automatic Hardness tester with 300 mm diameter. The support, made of Aluminium, can be added to the standard sample holder to increase the bearing surface for the testing of big-size samples.

Modular Construction 
The main parts of the instrument are: the measuring unit, the sample displacement system and the electronic card.
Those parts have been developed to permit quick and independent replacement in case of failure. This characteristic ensures short recovery time and low maintenance cost.

Industry 4.0 integration 
The instrument and the software have been specifically developed to optimize integration with other environments.
The database in SQL format and the Gibitre_Company_Connect program allows you synchronize your company management software with Gibitre database and to speed up the identification of the tests and to use bar-code readers or similar devices.
The automatic logging service permits to send alarm information to the cloud-service platform of Gibitre Instruments in order to optimize the reaction times of the Service Support.



Instrument Characteristics 
 
Available Hardness types 
Shore A, Shore D, Shore 00, Shore M, IRHD (Normal, Hard, Low), Micro-IRHD 
Test modality 
Fully automatic test in different points of the same sample 
Unit control 
Control via Gibitre Hardness Check Software or via Gibitre Digital Display 
Test results calculated for each test 
Shore units: Initial hardness, hardness values after set test times
IRHD/micro IRHD: Hardness at 30 sec (and at set test times), Angle Coeff. of Hardness Vs Time curve, Hysteresis after load removal, Correction of hardness according to sample thickness 
Resolution 
0.01 Hardness point 
Software 
 
Results storage 
The test result sand the curves are stored in the SQL Gibitre database which is installed in combination with the software 
Regression curve analysis 
Angle coefficient of Regression curve 
Hysteresis analysis (irhd tests) 
% recovery after set time after main force removal 
Data analysis 
Mean, std. Dev., min, max, Cp, Cpk of test results. X-Chart and Gaussian distribution 
Graphs 
Rubber Relaxation curve (hardness
versus test time) in linear and logarithmics axes 
Control of the instrument with Digital Display 
 
Display Characteristics 
The Touch-screen display permit to start and stop the automatic execution of the test and to display the hardness reading 


Safety Devices 
 
Labelling 
CE Labelling 
Calibration 
 
Calibration 
• Calibration Report conforming to ISO 48-2 (IRHD units) or ISO 48-4 (Shore Units) with traceability to primary references
• ACCREDIA calibration Certificate (optional) 
Technical specifications 
 
Power supply 
110-240 V, 50/60 Hz, 15 W, single phase 
Dimensions 
(W x D x H) 350 x 350 x 700 mm 
Weight 
61 Kg 
Personal computer 
 
Personal computer 
Minimum Configuration: Intel Core I3 2 GB RAM.
Compatible Operating Systems: Windows 7, 8 and 10;
Connection to the instrument via USB Cable (included) 


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Multi-Unit Automatic Hardness Check

Multi-Unit hardness tester with automatic sample displacement. Up to 4 different Shore or IRHD hardness units can be installed on the instrument. The hardness unit to be used to carry out the automatic test can be easily selected by rotating the support.




Standards the instrument complies with:   ASTM D1415;   ASTM D2240;   FIAT 50408;   FIAT 50411;   ISO 868;   ISO 48-2;   ISO 48-4;    

 
Multi-Unit Automatic hardness testing system 
Multi-Unit Automatic hardness testing system has been designed for labs, which need to perform hardness tests according to different hardness scales.
The hardness testing unit to be used must be placed in the front position by rotating the top part of the support.
The rotating system permits to interchange the test unit within a few seconds. No dismounting or replacement of delicate parts and no specific training are required to perform with full safety this operation. This solid technical solution is ideal even in the case that the change of unit must be done many times in the same day.
Instrument Configuration 
The instrument can be configured according to the needs of the customer: up to 4 units can be mounted on the same support.

The available hardness testing units are:
Shore A,
Shore D,
Shore A0,
Shore 00,
IRHD-Micro,
IRHD-Normal,
IRHD-Hard,
IRHD-Low.
The support of the unit is configured for the further installation of units in case free positions are available.
Accredia Calibration of the instrument 
The instrument is available with ACCREDIA calibration certificate. The certificate is issued by Gibitre ISO 17025 Accredited laboratory.

 
Instrument control 
Automatic hardness units can be
controller both with Gibitre Hardness
Software and with Gibitre Electronic
Console.
Calculated Results: IRHD Hardness 
The software allows you to prepare customized test procedures that include all the calculations required by the standards and product specifications. The dedicated page describes all the available calculations.
Calculated Results: SHORE Hardness 
The software allows you to prepare customized test procedures that include all the calculations required by the standards and product specifications. The dedicated page describes all the available calculations.
Selection of the Test unit 
When you need to use a specific unit, you simply need to turn it to the front position. This operation does not require any delicate manipulation or any specific training. The control device of the instrument (display or software) will automatically switch to the selected unit.
Standard Calibration service for IRHD Hardness Tester 
The calibration is performed with reference to the requirements of ISO 48-2 standard.
The service includes:
• Ordinary maintenance of the instrument
• Visual inspection of the Indentor.
• Calibration of the Pre-Load, of the Main Load and of the weight of the Anular foot.
• Calibration of the force application time for Pre-Load and Main-Load (NEW)
• Calibration of the displacement of the indentor in correspondence with several IRHD Hardness readings
• Pre-calibration and Post-Calibration test of the instrument with reference test samples (NEW)
• Issue and e-mail shipment of the Calibration Certificate with traceability to primary standards.

Request a sample Calibration Report

Standard Calibration service for a SHORE Hardness Tester 
The calibration is performed with reference to the requirements of ISO 48-4 standard.
The service includes:
• Ordinary maintenance of the instrument
• Visual inspection of the Indentor.
• Calibration of the total run of the indentor (readings at 0 and 100 Shore points).
• Calibration of the displacement of the indentor and of the force applied by the indentor in correspondence with several Shore readings (20, 40, 50, 60, 80, 90 Shore).
• Calibration of the force application time (NEW)
• Issue and e-mail shipment of the Calibration Certificate with traceability to primary standards.

Request a sample Calibration Report
Universal Centring Device for O-Rings 
The device has been developed for the rapid test of o-rings with cross section diameter between 1 and 12 mm.
The device is applied to the standard plate of the instrument through magnetic fixing which allows rapid installation and removal.
The adjustment wheel allows you to set the distance between the cylinders according to the cross section diameter of the o-ring.
The fixing clip allows the correct positioning of curved pieces.
The integrated extension plate allows large pieces to be positioned.

Diaphragm centering device for O-rings 
The device permits to perform automatic multiple tests on O-ring or round parts with external diameter up to 75 mm. The device consist of a diaphragm to fix the external diameter of the o-ring and of a gauge-meter for the adjustment of the position of the center of the diaphragm.
The use is very simple:
1) Open the diaphragm and put the o-ring in the center of the device.
2) Close the diaphragm using the open-close leverage until the o-ring is fixed in the center of the device
3) Use the gauge-meter of adjust the position of the device according to the diameter and cross-section of the o-ring
4) Start a multiple test session to make automatically tests in different points of the sample.
To test several o-rings with the same dimensions, you only need to replace the o-ring on the device without any further regulation.

Centring Device for cylinders and Hoses 
Cantering system for the measure of Micro-irhd hardness on the outer surface of rubber tubes with maximum external diameter 50 mm (other dimension on request).
No preparation of the sample to keep it flat is needed.
To perform a test, you simply need to place a piece of the hose on the device and press start.
Extension of sample holder 
Extension of sample holder for Automatic Hardness tester with 300 mm diameter. The support, made of Aluminium, can be added to the standard sample holder to increase the bearing surface for the testing of big-size samples.

Modular Construction 
The main parts of the instrument are: the measuring unit, the sample displacement system and the electronic card.
Those parts have been developed to permit quick and independent replacement in case of failure. This characteristic ensures short recovery time and low maintenance cost.
Industry 4.0 integration 
The instrument and the software have been specifically developed to optimize integration with other environments.
The database in SQL format and the Gibitre_Company_Connect program allows you synchronize your company management software with Gibitre database and to speed up the identification of the tests and to use bar-code readers or similar devices.
The automatic logging service permits to send alarm information to the cloud-service platform of Gibitre Instruments in order to optimize the reaction times of the Service Support.

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Technical specifications
Reference Standards
Standards the instrument complies with:  ASTM D1415; ASTM D2240; FIAT 50408; FIAT 50411; ISO 868; ISO 48-2; ISO 48-4;  
Instrument Characteristics
Available Hardness types  Shore A, Shore D, Shore 00, Shore M, IRHD (Normal, Hard, Low), Micro-IRHD  Test modality  Fully automatic test in different points of the same sample  Unit control  Control via Gibitre Hardness Check Software or via Gibitre Digital Display  Test results calculated for each test  Shore units: Initial hardness, hardness values after set test times
IRHD/micro IRHD: Hardness at 30 sec (and at set test times), Angle Coeff. of Hardness Vs Time curve, Hysteresis after load removal, Correction of hardness according to sample thickness 
Resolution  0.01 Hardness point 
Software
Results storage  The test result sand the curves are stored in the SQL Gibitre database which is installed in combination with the software  Regression curve analysis  Angle coefficient of Regression curve  Hysteresis analysis (irhd tests)  % recovery after set time after main force removal  Data analysis  Mean, std. Dev., min, max, Cp, Cpk of test results. X-Chart and Gaussian distribution  Graphs  Rubber Relaxation curve (hardness
versus test time) in linear and logarithmics axes 
Control of the instrument with Digital Display
Display Characteristics  The Touch-screen display permit to start and stop the automatic execution of the test and to display the hardness reading 
Safety Devices
Labelling  CE Labelling 
Calibration
Calibration  • Calibration Report conforming to ISO 48-2 (IRHD units) or ISO 48-4 (Shore Units) with traceability to primary references
• ACCREDIA calibration Certificate (optional) 
Technical specifications
Power supply  110-240 V, 50/60 Hz, 15 W, single phase  Dimensions  (W x D x H) 350 x 350 x 700 mm  Weight  61 Kg 
Personal computer
Personal computer  Minimum Configuration: Intel Core I3 2 GB RAM.
Compatible Operating Systems: Windows 7, 8 and 10;
Connection to the instrument via USB Cable (included) 
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