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Mark IIIB: the
on the market that has achieved Certification to ASTM F2508!
for a spec sheet!
to see our interview on Corporate Review!
F13 Pedestrian Safety Committee and top biomechanical researchers
worked 11 years in developing standard ASTM F2508. An F2508
verifies whether a tribometer's readings can be reliably
actual human slip events. Certification of a
tribometer design to F2508 is an even more rigorous multi-step process,
involving an Interlaboratory
Study that documents the statistical precision of
See the Mark IIIB Certification Report here!
is the sole manufacturer of research - proven Mark IIIB &
tribometers - totally re-engineered from the original designs
• CNC-machined billet aluminum
structure, only 10 pounds (Mark IIIB)
• Test stair nosings in both directions
of pedestrian travel
• Tests up, down, and cross-slope on
steep ramps and slopes
• Easily test individual floor tiles as
small as 8 inches square
• Stationary mechanical operation – no
wheels, batteries, or CO2
• Parts are corrosion-resistant anodized
aluminum, stainless steel, or plastic
• Pelican 1510 roller case (Mark IIIB)
fits in airline overhead compartment
difference between the Mark IIIB and
are basically identical, except Mark IIIB testfoot actuation utilizes a
compression spring, while Mark IIB testfoot actuation utilizes
10 pound weight (which requires a larger Pelican 1610 case).
The Mark IIIB is preferable for most
applications - call for details!
- Tribometers comes
with grooved Neolite testfoot, extra testfoot clip, height
gauge & shims, printed
DVD, Pelican roller case, and individual
Validation to ASTM 2508.
- PRICE for
plus shipping. Price for Mark IIB: $6,800 plus
Recommended yearly re-Validation for either is $300 plus shipping.
RENTALS - Slip-Test offers cost-effective
of the Mark IIIB tribometer, for customers that need
a tribometer quickly for limited testing.
Mark IIIB and Mark IIB are easy to use, but for those less
familiar with the complexities of pedestrian traction
Slip-Test offers an ASTM
- based training course on both pedestrian walkway safety and the use
of the tribometer. Call Slip-Test for details!
frequently conducts testing of walkway surface materials and
coatings for manufacturers - contact Slip-Test for details!
the tribometer used by insurance companies, major theme parks, test
manufacturers, and top forensic experts!