The TQC Cylindrical Bend Test is a very robust yet elegant testing instrument to indicate the elasticity, elongation and adhesion of a paint film at bending stress. The TQC Cylindrical Bend Test is designed to perform tests according to the latest ISO standards. ISO 1519: “Assessing the resistance of a coating, paint, varnish or related products to cracking and/or detachment from a surface when, subjected to bending around a cylindrical mandrel under standard conditions.

Product Description
  • Sturdy apparatus made of a combination of anodized aluminium and stainless steel.
  • Ergonomic clamping device for test panels and large knob on bending arm easy and smooth bending.
  • Large test panel size: max. 150 x 100 mm
  • Luxurious wall mounted / desktop mandrel holder


Cylindrical Bend test

  • Dimensions: 140 X 170 X 340 mm
  • Weight: 4150 gram
  • Max. test panel size: 150 X 100 mm
  • Max. test panel thickness: 1mm

Desk Holder with 14 mandrels

  • Dimensions: 100 X 130 X 160 mm
  • Weight: 2900 gram

Download catalog

TQC-Sheen Cylindrical Bending tester Metric ISO catalog (pdf)

TQC-Sheen Cylindrical Bending tester Imperial ASTM catalog (pdf)