kA Testing facility can carry out testing to the following international standards.

Tension, Flexural and Compression Testing:
BS EN ISO 178 Plastics. Determination of flexural properties
BS EN ISO 527 Plastics. Determination of tensile properties
BS EN ISO 604 Plastics. Determination of compressive properties
BS EN ISO 6259-1 Thermoplastics pipes. Determination of tensile properties

Accelerated Weathering Testing
ISO 4892-2 Methods of exposure to laboratory light – Xenon Arc

Salt Spray Testing

BS EN IEC 60068-2-11 Salt Mist Testing.
IEC 60068-2-52 Salt Mist Cyclic Test – Test for components designed to withstand salt laden    atmosphere depending on severity.
BSEN ISO 7253:2001/BS3900-F12:1997 Paints and varnishes determination of resistance to neutral salt spray fog
EN501155:2001 Railway application salt test for electrical equipment to be used on rolling stock
IEC61701 Salt mist corrosion testing of photovoltaic (PV) modules

 Charpy & Izod Testing

ISO 179 – Plastics Determination of Charpy impact properties
ISO 180 – Plastics Determination of Izod impact strength

 Climatic Testing

BS EN IEC 60068-2-30 Environmental testing – Part 2-30: Tests – Test Db: Damp heat, cyclic (12 h + 12 h cycle)

BS EN 60068-2-14 Environmental testing. Tests. Test N. Change of temperature

BS EN 60068-2-78 Environmental testing. Tests. Test Cab: Damp heat, steady state

 Enclosure Strength Testing

BS EN IEC 61439 – 5 Assemblies for Power Distribution
BS EN IEC 61439 – 7 Assemblies for specific applications such as marinas, camping sites, market squares, EV Charging Systems.

 Cross Cut (Paint Adhesion)
ISO 2409 -Paints and varnishes Cross-cut test

 Flammability Testing
BS EN IEC 60695-11-2 Fire hazard testing. Test flames. 1 kW pre-mixed flame
BS EN IEC 60695-11-20 Fire hazard testing. Test flames. 500 W flame
BS EN IEC 60695-11-10 Fire hazard testing. Test flames. 50 W horizontal and vertical flame test
BS EN IEC 60695-11-5 Fire hazard testing. Test flames. Needle-flame test method
UL 94 Standard for Tests for Flammability of Plastic Materials for Parts in Devices and Appliances

 Glow Wire Testing
IEC 60695-2-11 Glow-wire flammability test method for end products (GWEPT)
IEC 60695-2-12 Glow-wire flammability index (GWFI) test method for materials
IEC 60695-2-13 Glow-wire ignition temperature (GWIT) test method for materials

 Impact Testing (IK Test)
IEC 62262 Degrees of protection provided by enclosures for electrical equipment against external mechanical impacts (IK code)

Environmental Testing

BS EN 60068-2-18 Environmental testing. Tests. Test R and guidance: Water