Dental Floss Abrasion Testing Apparatus



Information: Dental floss abrasion testing apparatus has been designed to evaluate the abrasion strength of dental flosses before and after a laboratory simulated dental flossing method. This test apparatus can be used to conduct a comparative test studies of strength and efficacy of all dental flossing materials by controlling all accurately designed test features in any laboratory simulated test methods.

Operating voltage: 110v AC / 60 Hz
Dental floss test force: Adjustable between 100 to 500 grams with tension springs
Dental floss abrasion test stations: designed in tooth like round surfaces to form dental arches and wrapped with 600 grits adhesive back polishing papers . 
Abrasion length: center 2" on 18" L test floss  - tested specimens: 9 maximum.
Abrasion speed: controlled with a knob to operate between 1 - 42 rpm.
Abrasion cycles: controlled with a programmable counter with a shut off feature. 
Dimensions: 10 1/2"D x 19"W x 26 inches high.
Weight: 60 lbs.

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