Foto: Marcus Köhler
Laboratory nameHardness Laboratory
Abbreviated nameHLA
Academic leadershipProf. Dr. mont. Helmut Wieser
RoomF 1.06
Laboratory belongs to
  • Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering
Tasks and objectives
  • Conducting heat treatment
  • The laboratory is used in the context of hardness practical training within the Welding Technology module (Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering). It is also available for other purposes, e.g. thesis or research work.
Laboratory equipment
  • Chamber furnace (65 liters) for heat treatments up to 1300 degrees Celsius
  • Oil quenching bath
  • Salt water quenching bath
  • Crucible furnace with salt bath at 200 degrees Celsius for quenching or tempering