Microstructural analysis of a grey cast iron self-ventilating brake disc

Micro-structural analysis of a grey cast iron self-ventilating brake disc.

The images show the presence of lamellar graphite (black colored, in the low magnification image) and a perlitic micro-structure (in the high magnification image with Nital 2% chemical etchant).

Brake disc graphite slats - 100X

100X magnification – lamellar graphite (black colored)
Perlitic microstructure of a brake disc - 1000X

1000X magnification – Nital 2% chemical etchant – perlitic micro-structure

Macro evaluation of an Oil&Gas component

Macro image of a low alloy steel component intended for the Oil & Gas sector.

Macrograph evaluation of a mold component made of a low alloy steel intended for the Oil&Gas sector. Thanks to the macro etching it is possible to highlight the fiber flow and possible irregularities. 

UT Calibration Blocks (ultrasound testing)

Kaizen Lab offers a full service regarding the UT calibration blocks (ultrasound testing). This service concerns the roughing, turning, surface preparation, rectification, milling and the dimensional certification in accordance to the most common standards.

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Update of Kaizen Lab website

We are pleased to inform our customers that the laboratory website is updated in order to supply all the necessary  and complete information concerning all the services that are provided by Kaizen Lab. During the last year, the laboratory has managed to widen it services portfolio, adding the supply and certification of UT calibration blocks, the weld qualification, the training courses, the wedge and proof load tests, not to mention the enrichment of the available chemical analysis.