Sample preparation is the most important part to be able to save time, money and achieve high-quality results.
It is important to get the materialographic and metallographic training, use the correct equipment and follow the optimised preparation methods, in order to observe material properties like:
- grain size
- non-metallic inclusions
At Labquip, we supply equipment turn-key solutions from Metkon:
- cutting, grinding, mounting, and polishing equipment.
We also supply preparation materials from Akasel:
- cut-off wheels, mounting resins, grinding discs, polishing cloths, diamond suspensions, etc.
It is possible to get a scratch-free sample and complimentary Akasel Method Cards (AKA-Briefs)
We also supply sputter coating metals from Quorum:
- carbon and metal evaporations coaters to be used with Scanning Electron Microscopes (SEMs), Field Emission Scanning Electron Microscopes (FE-SEMs) and Transmission Electron Microscopes (TEMs). You can be assured, whatever your sample – the market leading Quorum has it covered.