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Description: This image shows the minimum distance from edge required for hardness testing. An impression must not to be made too close to the edge of the test piece to avoid the edge collapsing.
Keywords: hardness testing • impression • Rockwell • Brinell • Vickers • photo
Categories: Properties > Mechanical & thermal > Hardness
Testing, analysis & experimentation > Mechanical testing
Created by: Roger White, Bradford College
Derrick Hurley, Bradford College
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Date created: 21 November 2007
Date added: 15 March 2010
Resource ID: 2788