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Test Labs and Repair Shop Join Forces for Carbon Frame Handling

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Four companies in Germany have joined forces to provide test and repair services on carbon fiber frames and components. Through a website they target bike makers, bike shops and well as cyclists. Three test labs and

Test Labs and Repair Shop Join Forces for Carbon Frame Handling

ERKELENZ, Germany – Four companies in Germany have joined forces to provide test and repair services on carbon fiber frames and components. Through a website – www.carbon-bike-check.com – they target bike makers, bike shops and well as cyclists.

Three test labs and one repair shops started to cooperate in carbon-bike-check.com. Each of the three test labs has its own specialty as T-ZfP Carl IR Messtechnik has 11 years experience with thermographic non-destructive testing (see www.t-zfp.de). Velotech has 19 years experience with testing and certification of bicycles (see www.velotech.de) while TPW ROWO Material Testing GmbH is for over 40 years active in material testing (see www.tpw-rowo.de). The repair facility for carbon frames is PolyTube Cycles which has 5 years experience in carbon fiber repair (see www.polytube-cycles.de).

At www.carbon-bike-check.com the four companies describe all the services they are able to provide including a price list for tests and repairs. Here it is said that for instance a Pulse Thermography test for frame & fork starts at 50 euro while frame repairs start at 200 euro.

 

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