Accredited Laboratory Testing Services

We are offering the services of our ISO 17025 accredited laboratory for independent testing on a fee basis to manufacturers, distributors and end-users of non-ferrous tube products.

Our laboratory is designed to deliver emergency one-day turn-around or standard two-to-four day lead-times. All lab services are accredited to ISO 17025 requirements and meet relevant Industrial and MIL-SPEC requirements dating from the 1960’s through today.

The specific test services offered include mechanical properties such as Hardness (Rockwell and Vickers), Tensile, Yield and Elongation characteristics, Expansion capability, Grain Size, Residual Stress and Conductivity.

Price List

Rockwell (R15T, R30T, RF and RB) per ASTM E18

(1st sample)


(0.312″ minimum ID)

(add’l samples)


Vickers per ASTM E384



Tensile, Yield, Elongation per ASTM E8


Up to 0.500” OD



0.500” to 2.00” OD


Expansion per ATSM B153

(1st sample)



(add’l samples)


Note: 0.312” minimum ID and minimum 6” sample length

Grain Size in accordance with ASTM E112

Comparison Method


Residual Stress on Cu Alloys per ASTM B154



Note: minimum 6″ sample length

Conductivity per internal standard

(1st sample)
(add’l samples)


  • Each order will include a test report at no additional charge.
  • Normal lead time is 2 to 4 business days after receipt of sample(s).
  • Minimum charge of $50 applies for any testing order.
  • If requested, test samples can be returned to the customer with the exception of residual stress test samples. Additional charge of UPS fees would apply.
  • Expedited service available.