Pathway Mats
Pathway Innovative Matting Solutions

Abrasion Test

Objective: Evaluate the affect of tracked equipment on the recycled rubber.

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This kitty has claws that give it traction. It also likes to leave its mark.

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Walking onto a Pathway mat made from recycled rubber tires.

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This machine weighs about 80,000 lbs.


Caution: Do not conduct this test on wood or other hard surfaced access mats as it will cause permanent damage.

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The rubber mat is supporting the machine on the ice corks welded onto the track.

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The surface of the rubber after the cat walked over the mat. Recycled rubber is extremely durable and will withstand abrasive traffic on a long term basis.