Environment Exposure Lab

1. Lab Description and Capabilities

  • Corrosion of metals and alloys in artificial atmosphere
  • Performs Prohesion® and other Fog/Dry-off cycles
  • Performs Conventional continuous Salt Fog
  • Performs cyclic automotive test requiring 95-100% humidity
  • Conform to ISO, ASTM, DIN automotive and industrial specification

2. Deliverables

  • Corrosion processes can be accelerated significantly under extreme environmental conditions
  • Develop corrosion mechanisms including general, galvanic, and crevice corrosion
  • Develop materials including bare metals, coated metals, polymers, ceramics, and composites

3. Major Equipment and Specific Minor Equipment

  • Q‐Lab Salt Spray Chamber Q‐Fog SSP‐1100
  • Q‐Lab Salt Spray Chamber Q‐Fog CCT‐1100