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.
|Carbon Black Content (ASTM D 4218)||(Micro) Tensile (ISO 6259)|
|Degree of Crosslinking (AS 2492-2007, ISO 10147:2008)||Peel Decohesion Test (ISO 13954)|
|Optical Microscopy (ASTM E2015)||Oxidative Induction Time (ISO 11357-6-2008)|
|Reversion (AS/NZS 1462.4:2002, ISO 2505)|
|Dimensions of Pipes and Fittings (AS/NZS 2492)|
|Surface Finish (Internal)|
|Microcracking on Bend Back|
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.