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Elcometer 3550 Single Sided & Elcometer 3540 Four Sided Film Applicators

The Elcometer 3550 Single Sided & Elcometer 3540 Four Sided Film Applicators are easy to clean gauges manufactured to the highest accuracy.

Precision ground stainless steel Single Sided and Four Sided Film Applicators have a flat edged prismatic body making them suitable for coatings applied to a flat and relatively strong substrate.

The Elcometer 3550 Single Sided Film Applicator has 1 film thickness, whereas the Elcometer 3540 Four Sided Film Applicator has 4 thicknesses per applicator.

Both versions are available in a range of film widths and can be used with the Elcometer 4340 Motorised Film Applicator.

Elcometer 3540 Four Sided Film Applicator
How to use the Elcometer Film ApplicatorElcometer 3550 Single Sided Film Applicator

Technical Specification

Part Number Model Film Thickness Film Width*  Certificate
Metric Imperial   µm mils mm inches  
K0003550M001 K0US3550M001 Elcometer 3550/1 50 2 50 2 ο
K0003550M002 K0US3550M002 Elcometer 3550/2 50 2 75 3 ο
K0003550M003 K0US3550M003 Elcometer 3550/3 50 2 150 6 ο
K0003550M201 K0US3550M201 Elcometer 3550/1 75 3 50 2 ο
K0003550M202 K0US3550M202 Elcometer 3550/2 75 3 75 3 ο
K0003550M203 K0US3550M203 Elcometer 3550/3 75 3 150 6 ο
K0003540M001 K0US3540M001 Elcometer 3540/1 50, 100, 150, 200 2, 4, 6, 8 50 2 ο
K0003540M002 K0US3540M002 Elcometer 3540/2 50, 100, 150, 200 2, 4, 6, 8 75 3 ο
K0003540M003 K0US3540M003 Elcometer 3540/3 50, 100, 150, 200 2, 4, 6, 8 100 4 ο
K0003540M004 K0US3540M004 Elcometer 3540/4 50, 100, 150, 200 2, 4, 6, 8 150 6 ο
K0003540M005 K0US3540M005 Elcometer 3540/5 50, 100, 150, 200 2, 4, 6, 8 200 8 ο
K0003540M006 K0US3540M006 Elcometer 3540/6 50, 100, 150, 200 2, 4, 6, 8 250 10 ο


STANDARDS:
ASTM D 823-E

 

* Add 40mm (1.6”) to the Film Width to calculate the total width of the applicator

ο Optional Calibration Certificate available

Videos

Film Application

The Differences Between Film Applicators

Whether using manually, or with the Elcometer 4340 Automatic Film Applicator, film applicators and spiral bar coaters are designed to help you create reproducible films of a defined thickness. Elcometer has a wide range of applicators and bar coaters available, perfect for creating films with a variety of products.

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