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Tool Focus: Durometers Shore A Hardness Tester

Shore A meter

Shore A hardness tester (also called Durometers) is used to measure the hardness of soft materials such as rubber, polymers, elastomers and leather. They work by measuring the indentation in the material when the impact tip hits the sample and has a measuring range in Shore A of 0 -100. High numbers on the scale […]