Coating Thickness Measurement - Quantified

Coating Thickness Measurement - Quantified

The use of coatings in various substrates is mainly for protection, improving performance or aesthetics. Quality and Research & Development laboratories need a reliable method to accurately measure coating thickness. Anton Paar Southern Africa presents the Calotest; a simple to use instrument to measure various coatings; from hard to thin and single or multi-layer coatings. Would you like to see how it works?

Join us on Tuesday, 27 June 2023 from 09h00 to 12h15, where we will look at how you can quantify the thickness of single layer or multi-layer coatings.


  • 09h00 to 09h30: Introduction to Anton Paar
  • 09h30 to 10h:00: Introduction to TriTec
  • 10h00 to 10h20: Break
  • 10h20 to 11h00: Calotest presentation
  • 11h00 to 11h15: Break
  • 11h15 to 12h15: Demonstration 

Mr Zwelihle Ndlovu (English)
Zwelihle Ndlovu

He is a Sales Specialist for Anton Paar Southern Africa in the Materials Surface Characterization division. He specifically deals with tribology, indentation, scratch testing and coating thickness. He is also responsible for XRD and SAXS. He obtained his BSc. Honours degree in Chemistry at the University of KwaZulu-Natal.