The Vickers hardness test is a versatile hardness test method, used for both macro and micro hardness testing. It has a broad load range, and is suitable for a wide range of applications and materials.
The Vickers hardness test is suitable for a wide range of applications, including micro hardness testing. On this page, you can find a description of the Vickers hardness test, practical information on how to apply it and a list of our micro hardness testing machines for Vickers.
The Vickers hardness test at a glance:
- Ideal for micro hardness testing
- Can be used for case hardness depth measurement, Jominy testing and hardness testing of welds
- Standards: ASTM E384, ISO 6507 and JIS Z 2244