RBTS Testing Capabilities
A wide variety of testing services are available at RBTS, including those listed, as well as other testing requested by our customers.
- Pressure Integrity
- Tensile Strength
- High/Low Temperature/Pressure Cycling
- Burst Testing – To 30,000 psi
- Electrical Conductivity
- Other non-destructive or destructive testing, as required
Examples of additional unique testing performed by RBTS at customer’s request:
Fixture built to test the ability of hose to withstand shearing of 2″ steel plate dropped from 4′.
Crush test of 2″ x 4″ HIHTL sample. Coupons subsequently passed “proof pressure testing.”
Testing of HIHTL sample to withstand being crushed by crane outrigger. Hose samples subsequently passed hydro-test.
Testing of HIHTL sample to withstand being run over by truck. Hose samples subsequently passed hydro-test.
Example of burst test of 2″ Safe-T-Chem hose coupon. Coupon failed at approximatly 3000 psig.