Vickers hardness test

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Vickers hardness test

[′vik·ərz ′härd·nəs ‚test]
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On the Vickers scale to measure hardness it rates a nine, compared with the Mach 3's less manly 2.5.
Most cemented carbide used in tooling applications will register only in the range of 1800 on the Vickers scale, he says.
Our fully-automatic Struers microhardness testers can read both Knoop and Vickers scales without recalibration.