Welcome to UK Calibrations
UK Calibrations Limited, based in the Midlands, provide national cover for all your hardness testing needs. Full service backup is provided on a regional basis and includes training, calibration, field service, in house repairs and as much advice and help as you need. UK Calibrations have the only original Vickers service engineers operating anywhere in the world.
With the relevant standards under constant review, UK Calibrations can carry out all verifications to the latest requirements, both directly and indirectly, keeping you up-to-date and in conformance. We can supply an extensive range of UKAS Indenters and UKAS reference hardness test blocks.
From August 2013, UK Calibrations became part of the Zwick Roell Group A world leader in materials and component testing, this move secured the future of the company and allowed access to the full range of Zwick Roell hardness testing machines and the expertise of other members of the group, including Indentec, a long established British manufacturer of hardness testers and other accessories. Indentec also have an in house design capability for special tooling and automatic systems.
"We are proud of our company's history and achievements, and because of our structure, we have the flexibility to respond quickly to customer requirement. Whether it is a breakdown, a compliance issue or a technical enquiry, our team of experts is available to help you."
New App for Hardness Conversion for Android and IOS
Zwick has developed a free hardness conversion app for Android and Apple smartphones.
This application makes it easy to convert hardness values on the go in accordance with ISO 18265 for the Vickers, Brinell, and Rockwell test methods.
Practical value calculators, such as those used for Vickers curvature correction, make determining hardness easy. The integrated distance calculator for indentations ensures you are in compliance with standards
testXpo 2016 – 25th International Forum for Materials Testing
TestXpo – International Forum for Materials Testing will take place October 10 – 13, 2016, at Zwick headquarters in Ulm.
Together with 25 co-exhibitors, the Zwick Roell Group will present the latest trends and solutions in quality assurance and materials testing over an exhibition area of over 2,500 m². The exhibited products range from static testing machines, fatigue testing machines, hardness testers, and pendulum impact testers to melt flow indexers. Special exhibit areas are dedicated to extensometers and testing software. The products of our 25 co-exhibitors complement Zwick's exhibition by rounding out the entire spectrum of testing technology and quality assurance. testXpo is divided into various industry centres so you can visit the areas with machines and applications that are relevant to you. In addition, our experts will be on hand in a special technology centre to answer your questions about testing software, extensometry and force measurement, and specimen grips and test tools.
For more information, visit the testXpo website at http://www.testxpo.com/