ORDNANCE FACTORY MURADNAGAR
(A UNIT UNDER MINISTRY OF DEFENCE)
AN ISO 18001 , IS/ISO 9001:2015 and IS/ISO 14001 CERTIFIED FACTORY

Testing Facilities

Ordnance Factory Muradnagar Laboratory is accredited in three discipline viz. Mechanical & Metallography, Chemical (Wet and Instrumental analysis) & N.D.T. (Gamma ray radiography).

The interested parties may contact General Manager, Ordnance Factory Muradnagar -201206, Dist. Ghaziabad (Kind attention: - DO/Laboratory Section) by filling up the LAB TEST REQUISITION FORM (click here to download) and sending the same through post/speed post.

The same may be also be forwarded on e-mail to ofm.ofb@nic.in.

Ordnance Factory Muradnagar shall give confirmation after scrutiny of the form submitted by the firm and shall also indicate testing charges involved in the testing to the respective firm.

On confirmation from Ordnance Factory Muradnagar, firm shall forward their test samples along with demand draft of amount Rs. (as applicable) in favour of GENERAL MANAGER ORDNANCE FACTORY, MURADNAGAR.

Test reports shall be forwarded through post/email.

Sl.No.TestSpecification
MECHANICAL TESTING
Products range include plates,strips,wires,rods,billets and finished stores of the metallic type as per scope of NABL accreditation
1Tensile test (all parameters) on ready machined test piece - per sampleIS:1608
2Tensile test (all parameters) including sample preparation - per sample 
3Tensile test (all parameters) including sample preparation and stress strain graph - per sample 
4Bend test ( without Mandrel preparation) - per sampleIS:1599
5Vickers Hardness Test-per sampleIS:1501
6Brinell Hardness Test-per sampleIS:1500
7Rockwell Hardness Test - Per SampleIS:1586
8Impact test (Charpy at ambient temperature ) including sample preparationIS:1499
9Impact test (Charpy at ambient temperature ) on readymade test pieceIS:1757
10Impact test (Izod at ambient temperature ) including sample preparationIS:1598
11Impact test (Izod at ambient temperature ) on readymade test piece
METALLOGRAPHIC TESTING
Sample/components of Metal and Alloy as per scope of NABL accreditation
1Macro Examination–per sampleIS:13015
2Microscopic inclusion estimation (per sample)IS: 4163
3Microscopic examination for grain size by comparative method (without heat treatment )-per sampleIS: 4748
4Microscopic examination for grain size by comparative method (with heat treatment )-per sample 
5Micro Examination with description of microstructure–per sampleASM VOL-7
CHEMICAL TESTING
Metallic alloys of Iron base. Iron base  including Plain carbon,Low alloy, High alloy , SS,Cast Iron as per scope of NABL accreditation
1Chemical Testing ( wet ) per element  IS:228
2Chemical analysis of steel /alloy steel/stainless steel by Spectrometer(per sample)IS: 8811
  IS: 9879
  IS: 15338
NON DESTRUCTIVE TESTING
Semis and Finished Products including Castings and wrought products as per  scope of NABL accreditation
1Radiography  Film Size 12x15IS:2595


Laboratory: Ordnance Factory Muradnagar
Facility : TestingDiscipline: CHEMICAL
Sl No.Product(s) / Material of testSpecific tests performed* Test Method / Standard against which tests are performedRange of Testing/ Limits of detectionUncertainty of Measurement ( ± )
1Ferrous Metals and Alloys (Carbon & Alloy Steel)CIS 8811-19980.05-1.300.0014 ±  0.0408
Si0.05-1.500.0210 ±  0.38
Mn0.01-1.700.0197 ±  1.01
S0.005-0.0600.0004 ±  0.006
P0.005-0.0600.0014 ±  0.0176
Ni0.10-2.200.21 ±  3.02
Cr0.10-1.800.15 ±  1.318
Mo0.05-1.500.0082 ±  0.052
V0.01-1.200.003 ±  0.045
Cu0.01-0.100.0066 ±  0.100
Ti0.01-0.100.005 ±  0.03
2Ferrous Metals and Alloys (Stainless Steel )CIS 9879-19980.005-0.300.005 ±  0.014
Si0.10-2.00.01 ±  0.48
Mn0.10-10.00.015 ±  1.31
S0.002-0.0300.001 ±  0.008
P0.002-0.0300.0013 ±  0.009
Ni0.10-15.00.15 ±  10.20
Cr5.0-25.00.20 ±  25.0
Mo0.05-2.500.0082 ±  0.052
3Ferrous Metals and Alloys (Cast Iron)CIS 15338-20030.10-4.00.30 ±  3.1
Si0.10-2.50.01 ±  0.48
Mn0.10-2.00.015 ±  1.31
S0.005-0.150.001 ±  0.008
P0.005-0.300.0013 ±  0.009
Ni0.05-1.00.03 ±  0.30
Cr0.005-1.50.04 ±  0.42
Mo0.01-0.400.0082 ±  0.037
Cu0.01-0.500.0082 ±  0.037


Sl No.Product(s) / Material of testSpecific tests performed* Test Method / Standard Range of Testing/ Limits of detection against which tests are performedUncertainty of Measurement+ ( ± )
1STEELCarbon (C )IS-228 (Part-1)-1987-R.A. 20070.05 to 2.5% 0.078% of 0.35%
2- do-Manganese (Mn)IS-228 (Part-2)-1987-R.A. 20080.1 to1.5 % 0.006%  of 0.75%
3- do -Phosphorous ( P )IS-228 (Part-3)-1987-R.A.. 20080.005 to 0.1% 0.014% of 0.045%
4- do -Chromium (Cr )IS-228 (Part-6)-1987- R.A.  2002 0.1 to 5.0% 0.04% of 0.83%
5- do -Molybdenum ( Mo)IS-228 (Part-7)-1990- R.A.20120.5 to 1.5% 0.005% of 0.27%
6- do -Silicon ( Si )IS-228 (Part-8)-1989- R.A 20090.05 to 5.0 % 0.03 % of 0.28%
7- do -Sulphur ( S )IS-228 (Part-9)-1989-R.A. 20090.01 to 0.25 %0.006 % of 0.035%
8CAST IRONPhosphorous ( P )IS-12308 (Part-5)-1991-R.A. 20060.01 to  0.50 %0.008% of 0.18%
9- do -Silicon ( Si )IS-12308 (Part-6)-1991-R.A. 20060.1 to  6.0 %0.008% of 1.82%
10- do -Chromium (Cr )IS-12308 (Part-8)-1997-R.A. 20070.1 to 5.0 %0.004% of 0.38%
11- do-Manganese (Mn)IS-12308 (Part-10)-1991-R.A. 20060.1 to  7.0 %0.006%  of 0.75%
12- do-Carbon (C )IS-12308 (Part-11)-1991-R.A. 20061.5 to 4.5 0%0.078% of 0.35%
13FERRO ALLOYSManganese (Ferro –Manganese)IS-1559-1961 R.A. 200740.0 to  85.0 %0.40% of 80.80%
14        - do -Chromium IS-1559-1961 R.A. 200740.0 to  80.0 % 0.42%  of 72.18%
  ( Ferro-Chromium)   
15        - do -     SiliconIS-1559-1961 R.A. 200740.0 to  80.0 % 0.42 % of 74.37%
  (Ferro-Silicon)   
16        - do -Vanadium (Ferro-Vanadium)IS-1559-1961 R.A. 200740.0 to 60.0 %0.52% of 52.10%
17IRON OREIronIS-1493 (Part-I) 1981-R.A. 200660.0 to 70.0 % 0.53 %  of 68.48%
18   -do-Iron OxideIS-1493 (Part-I) 1981-R.A. 200660 to 99.0 %0.53 %  of 68.48%
19LIME STONECalcium Oxide IS-1760 ( Part-3 ) 1992-R.A. 20062.0 to 55.0%0.53 % of 55.1%
20  -do- Calcium Carbonate IS-1760 ( Part-III ) 1992-R.A. 20062.0 to 99.0 %0.53 % of 55.1%
21MAGNESITE BRICK /CEMENTMagnesium OxideIS-1760 ( Part-III ) 1992-R.A. 20062.0 to 95.0 %0.55% of 44.1%
22FLOURSPARCalcium Fluoride IS-2411-1963-R.A. 200680.0 to 95.0 %0.52% of 95.6%


Laboratory: Ordnance Factory Muradnagar
Facility : Testing Discipline: MECHANICAL & METALLOGRAPHY
SlProduct(s) / Material of testSpecific tests performed* Test Method / Standard against which tests are performedRange of Testing/ Limits of detectionUncertainty of Measurement+ ( ± )
1STEEL & CAST IRONYield StressIS:1608-2005 (R.A. 2012)100-1800 Mpa6.54 Mpa @ 666 Mpa
0.2% Proof Stress100-1800 Mpa6.54 Mpa @ 666 Mpa
Ultimate Tensile Strength100-2500 Mpa9.43 Mpa @ 840 Mpa
% Reduction in Area5-90 %3.18 % @ 57 %
% of Elongation1-70%4.09 % @ 21.0%
2STEELCHARPY TEST “U Notch” “V Notch”IS:1499-1977(R.A.2009) IS:1757-Part-I-20140-30 Kg.M & AMBIENT TEMP . 20~35 0 C3.0 kgM @ 9.9 KgM
IZOD TESTIS:1598-1977(R.A. 2009)0-16.52 Kg.M AMBIENT TEMP . 20~35 0 C2.0 kgM @ 9.3 KgM
BEND TESTIS:1599-2012Former dia 25 mm/460 KN(QUALITATIVE ) N/A
3STEEL & CAST IRONBRINELL HARDNESS TESTIS:1500-Part-I-2013100-650 HBW(2.5/187.5)6.55 HBW @ 555 HBW
4ROCKWELL HARDNESS TESTIS:1586-Part-I-201225-60 HRC 80-100 HRB3.15 HRC @ 52.6 HRC 3.15 HRB @ 97 HRBW
5VICKERS HARDNESS TESTIS:1501-Part-I-2013100-600 HV 5 100-600 HV 306.85 HV @ 406 HV5 6.85 HV @ 494 HV30
6TENSION TEST BY HOUNSFIELD TENSOMETERIS:1608-2005 (R.A. 2012)100-1000 Mpa3.0 Mpa @ 666 Mpa
7STEELMACROETCH TESTIS 13015-1991(R.A.2007)5 X TO  10 X(QUALITATIVE ) N/A
8CAST IRON AND STEELMICROSTRUCTURE EVALUATIONASM HAND BOOK VOL-950 X TO 1000 X(QUALITATIVE ) N/A
9STEELESTIMATION OF GRAIN SIZE BY MICROSCOPIC METHOD ( COMPARISON METHOD)IS 4748-2009100 X(QUALITATIVE ) N/A
10DETERMINATION OF INCLUSION RATING ( NMIR)IS 4163-2004 (R.A.2010)100 X(QUALITATIVE ) N/A
11CAST IRONDETERMINATION OF GRAPHITE SHAPE  SIZE AND DISTRIBUTIONIS 7754-1975 (RA 2007)100 X(QUALITATIVE ) N/A

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