Worldwide standardised hand abrasion tester for markings and letterings caused by rubbing of fingers and hands

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Hand abrasion tester with competitive price

The INNOWEP EBREX® Hand Abrasion Tester is the state of the art testing machine for the special environmental testing “Abrasion of markings and letterings caused by rubbing of fingers and hands” according to IEC 68-2-70 and EN DIN 60068-2-70.

With the Swiss-made linear drive, EBREX® is designed to test lab samples, parts and the final products with a controlled speed.

Combined with additional liquid supply and various functional modules, it fulfils many international standards and specifications. The uniqueness, the versatility and the flexibility allows this special testing machine EBREX® to comply with multiple test conditions.

With our 30-year experience in hand abrasion, human physiology, haptic and durability testing, the INNOWEP EBREX® assures the most reliable results with great reproducibility and repeatability. With the great reliability and cost-effective solution, our mission is to provide you a comprehensive strategy for the material and surface quality of your products.

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Textile Options

Standard Fabric:

Simulates ABREX®-abrasion according to DIN EN 60068-2-70 / IEC 68-2-70

Standard Textile Fine Wool:

Used for ABREX testing on thin and/or brittle coatings, touchscreen applications, etc.

Standard wool sebum textile

Used for ABREX Display and Touchscreen testing acc. to DFF Spec Touch, Swipe, Zoom etc.

Cotton-Batist Fabric (Denim):

Simulates abrasion with clothing materials (e.g. jeans) according to ISO 105 D01

Cotton-Lawn Fabric:

Simulates abrasion with fine-structured clothing materials (e.g. trouser pockets) acc. to ISO 405 F09

Soiling Fabric:

Simulates soiling behaviour with standard materials (by fats, soot) acc. to BMW GS 97034 and various standards. Two types of soiling fabric are available.

Standardized soiling textile fine

Simulates soiling behaviour with standard materials (fats, soot) acc. to BMW GS97034, GS-94011 for interior parts including displays and touch screen application and other specifications.

Abrasion-Pad “Scrub test”:

Simulates mechanical wear by kitchen and cleaning sponges (M44)

Abrasion-Pad S-1000:

Simulates mechanical abrasion with high-abrasive rubbing pad

Wool Felt H1:

Abrasion test according to various standards, hardness H1

Disc Options

PMMA discs for Fingernailscratch acc. to BMW GS 97034-2

PVC sharpened tubes for industrial nail scratch

Leather or SBR discs for shoe sole test acc. to BMW GS 97034-3

Media Options

Piston & Weight Options

Supply of standard weight to run acc. to various standards
and specifications:

 • 1 N                      • 6 N
 • 1.5 N                   • 8 N
 • 2 N                      • 10 N
 • 3 N                      • 15 N
 • 4 N                      • 20 N
 • 5 N                      • 30 N


  • Load: 1-20N

  • Speed: 60mm/s or higher

  • Friction path: 4 – 40mm

  • Liquid supply: cyclic & manual

  • Fabric supply: cyclic & manual

  • Number of cycles: 1 -100 million

  • Electricity: 230 V/50 Hz CE-conform or 110V/60 Hz

  • Net weight: 50kg

  • Dimension: W 130, H 80, D 60 cm



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“Made in Germany” Engineering

It is at the heart of our family business.

We develop and produce quality testing machines for evaluation of your materials, surfaces and coatings.

Phone: +49 (0)931 32298 – 0

Fax: +49 (0)931 32298 – 12

E-Mail: info@innowep.com

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Friedrich-Bergius-Ring 11 | 97076 Würzburg | Germany