New article on the subject of shore hardness online!


How can you compare a gummy bear and a polyurethane tube?

The Shore hardness is a key figure that makes it possible to compare the hardness of different materials. It has been used since the beginning of the 20th century and makes life easier for many companies, especially in the plastics and rubber industry.

In many cases, the hardness of a material is decisive for the core properties of an end product. In the case of our polyurethane tubing, for example, it influences flexibility and pressure resistance.

The Shore hardness is used to make precise statements about this. With its help, it is possible to make clear statements as to whether a gummy bear or the polyurethane tube is harder. However, there are various scales and measuring methods to indicate the Shore hardness. To help you keep an overview, we have explained everything you need to know in a new article.

Messgerät namens Durometer zur Härtemessung von Polyurethan