Quality control of a PVD coating

Thickness and adhesion are important characteristics of a coating. They need to be controlled and monitored in order to guarantee a constant performance level.

PQCS

PLATIT’s Quality Control Software
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PQCS is a quality control software developed by PLATIT. The software is optimized for an easy and fast data acquisition including batch photo, layer thickness and layer adhesion. All data is stored in a database to generate a quality report and give a graphical representation of quality trends.

Advantages:

  • Simple user interface
  • Generating coating report step-by-step to record the coating quality
  • Automatic database entries incl. customer information, batch information & photo, Calo & Rockwell image, coating report
  • User-defined fields can be integrated
  • Data can be filtered and represented graphically to recognize quality trends
PLATIT Quality Control Software

Basic quality control methods

  • Coating thickness measurement using Calo tester on test plates and tools
  • Adhesion evaluation using a Rockwell or a scratch tester

Product purchases and their integration available via PLATIT. Contact us for more information.