Adhesion Testing



Testing adhesion or bond strength of the coating to the subtrate is imperative for successful coating procedures.


Elcometer 106 Pull off Adhesion Tester

The Elcometer 106 adhesion tester - easy to operate and fully portable, provides a numerical value for adhesion. Applications include: paint or plasma spray on bridge decking, coatings on steel, aluminium or concrete, etc.

  • Comes in a carrying case - ideal for site tests
  • Hand operated so you don't have to worry about a power supply!

    Elcometer 109 Tensile Adhesion Tester

    The Elcometer 109 Push off Tensile Adhesion Tester provides the operator with a means of carrying out a simple pass/fail test of the adhesion of the coating against a specification limit.
  • Non-destructive*
  • Easy to use
  • No Calibration required
  • Colour coded certified tensile dollies
  • Robust and lightweight
  • Adapter available to allow use with the P.A.T. tester according to (Norwegian) NORSOK Standard M-501


    * Non-destructive if coating is within specification and the tensile dolly breaks. Only a small button remains on the surface which can be sheared off.