FAQ

TEST METHOD QUESTIONS

How do I decide where to test?+
Is it necessary to recondition the SBR Slider between tests?+
Is it necessary to verify the BOT each time you go to a new location?+
What is the difference between Dynamic Coeffi-cient of Friction (DCOF) and Static Coefficient of Friction (SCOF)?+
Is COF the same as Slip Index?+
What is the difference between ANSI A137.1 and ANSI A326.3?+
What is the difference between SLS Solution and tap water?+

BOT-3000E QUESTIONS

Which friction tests can the BOT-3000E perform?+
How often must the BOT be calibrated? Who does the calibration?+
When do I change the travel distance on the BOT?+
Does the BOT do Dry testing?+
Can I take the BOT on an airplane?+

PRE/POST AUDIT QUESTIONS

What do the test results mean?+
What does a wet measurement result of below a 0.42 indicate?+