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473 Warrigal Road (Rear Factory)
Moorabbin VIC 3189

Postal Address:
PO Box 147
Moorabbin, Vic 3189


PEX Testing

ExcelPlas provides testing of PEX (cross-linked polyethylene) pipes (XLPE, PVC/XLPE, etc.)

As the leaders in Material Characterization, QA/AC, and Failure Analysis, we have the ability to produce accurate and fast results using state-of-the-art testing equipment.

Chemical Characterization

·         Carbon Black Content (ASTM D 4218)

·         Degree of Crosslinking (AS 2492-2007, ISO 10147:2008)

Mechanical Characterization

·         (Micro) Tensile (ISO 6259)

·         Peel Decohesion Test (ISO 13954) 

Physical Characterization

·         Optical Microscopy (ASTM E2015)

·         Reversion (AS/NZS 1462.4:2002, ISO 2505)

·         Dimensions of Pipes and Fittings (AS/NZS 2492)

·         Surface Finish (Internal)

·         Microcracking on Bend Back

Thermal Characterization

·         Oxidative Induction Time (ISO 11357-6-2008)


Failure Analysis

ExcelPlas is able to conduct failure analysis of PEX pipes using techniques such as Microscopic Analysis and Microcracking on the Bend Back using SEM, Peel Decohesion.


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