Roughness of paper or board

Multiple methods to determine paper's and board's roughness exist. The most typical tests are: The Bendtsen method (ISO 8791-2) - For papers/boards that have Bendtsen value between 5 to 3000 ml/min. Not suitable for papers with high air permeability. Print-surf methods (ISO 8791-4) - All printing papers and boards with which it is possible to form an airtight seal against the guard lands of the measuring head Bekk method (smoothness ISO 5627) - For smooth paper and board grades. Measurlabs is able to offer roughness/smoothness testing with any of the aforementioned methods at a standard price, which includes roughness/smoothness tests with one method.

Suitable sample matrices
Paper and board
Minimum sample amount
Five A4 Sheets
Typical turnaround time
3 weeks after receiving the samples
Quality system
Accredited testing laboratory
bendtsen, PPS or BEKK ISO 8791-2, ISO 8791-4 or ISO 5627
Method expert
Ville Roininen
Ville Roininen

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207 €
First sample: 207 €
Additional samples: 107 € per sample

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