Smithers extends capability to include Design and Product Validation Testing for Resistance to Zinc Chloride

Smithers extends capability to include Design and Product Validation Testing for Resistance to Zinc Chloride

Published: 1/23/2019

Smithers experts undertake Zinc Chloride Testing for automotive hoses to a range of international and OEM standards.

In support of the testing required for hose assemblies directly on product, Smithers Materials Science and Engineering Division has extended its capability for testing the materials used for the fuel system construction to include the Zinc Chloride Test. This is complete with Cold Temperature Impact, Leak and Burst Pressure Testing.

Smithers experts are able to test to a range of relevant international standards including SAE J2260 and ESDG93-8C012-AA and can develop custom test methods based on our client's requirements

Laboratory Manager Teresa Smith says, “We’re really pleased to be able to extend our testing capabilities to include the Zinc Chloride Test through our fluids testing lab, which provides an efficient and controlled work flow. Our experts look forward to working with clients and supporting their automotive hose testing requirements.”

The expert team at Smithers can provide physical testing support to help clients make an informed choice about their product's characteristics. Contact Smithers Laboratory Manager Teresa Smith or Senior Test Engineer Ivan Legge for further information.

Find out more about our zinc chloride and automotive hose testing services we offer.

Smithers Materials Science and Engineering Division was formerly known as Smithers Rapra and Smithers Pira.