VRI SE Sharp Edge Tester
The VEROCH VRI SE SHARP EDGE TESTER is used for determining the sharpness of edges of electrical equipment and other consumer products. It is used to determine the potential personal injury related to the sharpness of edges that are part of or associated with appliances and equipment. A sharp edge of an enclosure opening, frame guard, knob, handle or the like of an appliance or equipment shall be smooth and rounded so as not to cause a cut-type injury when contacted during normal use or user maintenance. If you have a new product that you plan to submit to UL Underwriters Laboratories for approval, you must use a Sharp Edge Tester to test the edges.
The VEROCH SHARP EDGE TESTER VRI SE is made of tough metal (not plastic). All moving mechanisms are protected against dirt and breakage.
The VEROCH SHARP EDGE TESTER VRI SE is also used for compliance with US Federal regulations for consumer products. It also meets requirements for Canadian regulations. The US Federal regulation is Title 16, Volume 2, Chapter 11, Part 1500. The arm pressure can be adjusted over a wide range to accommodate all regulations and customs requirements. The Sharp Edge Tester is used worldwide by manufacturers of many industries such as furniture, toys and juvenile products, medical devices,; automotive, marine and aviation equipment and much more.
VEROCH ISO 17025 Calibration Laboratory offers calibrations with data and uncertainties. The Sharp Edge Tester shall be calibrated so that a 1-1/2 lbf (6.7N) is present ate the center of the head when the arm is between stops. The center of the tape-covered head of the Sharp Edge Tester shall be positioned on the edge to be tested in the manner illustrated in figure of 7.2 of the Standard. The arm of tester shall be between stop so that the tape-covered head exorts a 1-1/2 lbf (6.7) on the edge. The tester shall be immediately moved along the edge a distance of a2 inches (50.8m_ and back to its starting position without removal of the tester from the edge.
VEROCH VRI SE SHARP EDGE TESTER Conforms To IEC60950, EN 60950, UL 1439
* 1 (one) year warranty.
* Product designed and manufactured in the USA
* Includes case for storage and protection; also includes one replacement cap
* Features include a compact arm, lightweight and ergonomic
* Manufactured according to Underwriter Laboratories Standard UL 1439
* Has sealed ball bearings to reduce friction
* Has a spring which meets the latest UL force requirement
- When you buy VEROCH SHARP EDGE TESTER VRI SE you receive your equipment calibrated by Veroch ISO 17025 Calibration Laboratory
A2LA ILAC IEC/ISO 17025 Calibration Certificate with data measurement and uncertainties are available for an additional fee.
* Material: Aluminum
* Size: 1x2x6 in (25x50x150 mm)
* Weight: 0.66 lbs (300 g) Reference: UL 1439, IEC 60950, EN 60950
The VRI RC Replacement Caps for Sharp Edge Tester is produced according to UL Standard 1439 and It includes 25 handmade caps per box.
Each cap has 3 layers:
-Indicating Tape: (Inner Layer)
-Sensing Tape nr 2 (Middle Layer)
-Sensing Tape nr 1 (Outer Layer)
ISO 17025 Calibration with data and uncertainties
When you buy VEROCH SHARP EDGE TESTER VRI SE you receive your equipment calibrated by Veroch ISO 17025 Calibration Laboratory with data and uncertainties.