The Ultimate Slip Resistance
The English XL Sets the Standard for Precision Tribometry!
Updated December 26, 2009 by William English
Although I have been pleased to be manufacturer of this leading-edge device since invention in 1992, the manufacturing and service rights have been sold to eXceL Tribometers, LLC
|The XL was engineered specifically for wet testing.
It mimics certain biomechanical parameters of the human gait, unlike traditional
slipmeters that tend to give misleading results in the presence of real-world
environmental contaminants, due to disabling sticktion,
a phenomenon arising from dragsled meters and others having residence time
before the slip dynamics are applied.
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The English XL Variable Incidence Tribometer is lighter than your laptop (3.85 pounds) and has a nicer carrying case, complete with shoulder strap. The XL slipmeter is the easiest-to-use of all tribometers. I.
.For news of late-breaking state-of-the art developments in slip resistance technology and slipmeter standards, visit http://www.englishxl.com/new.html.
For information about how you can become certified as a competent operator of the XL, visit http://www.englishxl.com/cert.html.
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