PCE Instruments

Durometer / Shore Durometer

Order no.: PCE-900

PCE-900 is a handheld portable Leeb rebound hardness testing durometer used to measure the hardness of metal and steel. This precise and versatile digital hardness tester has a type D impact probe and displays measurements in Leeb (HLD), Rockwell C (HRC), Rockwell B (HRB), Brinell (HB), Vickers (HV) or Shore (HSD) hardness units.


- Measurement range: 200 ... 900 HLD
- Accuracy: ±10 HLD
- Repeatability: ±6 HLD
- 9 common material presets
- Includes factory calibration certificate, lab cert optional

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Order no.: PCE-DD-A

The PCE-DD-A durometer is used to measure Shore A hardness in soft gums, rubber, elastomers and more. This compact pocket sized tester is ideal for checking / testing rubber hardness (tyre condition checker). Calibration is not available for this item.


- Measurement area: 0 ... 100 Shore A
- Resolution: 0.5
- Accuracy: ±1
- Depth of indentation: 0 ... 2.5 mm
- Indenter: 35 °

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
£ 53.00

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2 year Warranty

Order no.: PCE-DD-D

PCE-DD-D is a Shore D durometer or hardness tester. This Shore D durometer uses an impact rod with a 30º conical point and 50 Newtons (N) of force to make a surface indentation on material samples with a minimum thickness of 6 mm or 0.24". Calibration is not available for this item.


- For Shore D hardness testing of hard rubber, hard resin, acrylic, glass,
  thermoplastic and more
- Measurement range: 0 ... 100 Shore D
- Accuracy: ±2 Hardness - Grade

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
£ 53.00

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2 year Warranty

Order no.: PCE-DX-AS

Mechanical shore durometer for measuring hardness of soft elastomer with drag needle. The shore durometer is composed of a single component with a measuring head and a 360º dial. To improve the readability of peak value, the device comes with a drag needle, that ensures the maximum reading can be captured. Once it has been measured, it can be reset to zero. 


- Force of pressure: 0 to 12.5 N
- Penetrating body: 35º (according to Shore A)
- Equipped with drag needle
- Measurement range: 10 to 90
  (pressure diminishes below 10 and above 90)
- Margin of error: ±1
- Division of scale: 1

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
£ 91.00

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2 year Warranty

Order no.: PCE-DDA 10

The PCE-DDA 10 shore durometer is an ergonomic device to check Shore hardness in gum, plastic and other non-metallic materials. It has been designed with a very high quality. The PCE-DDA 10 durometer is mainly used for soft gums, elastomers, natural rubber, neoprenes, casting resin, white PVC, leather, etc. It has a reading accuracy of 0.1 hardness units. The durometer (as all test instruments) comes manufacturer calibrated and can additionally be certified to ISO standards.


- Handheld device
- For Shore A measurements
- Single and Serial Measurements
- Data transfer to pc

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
£ 301.00

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2 year Warranty

Order no.: PCE-DDD 10

The PCE-DDD 10 shore durometer is an ergonomic device to check Shore D hardness in materials such as hard rubber and thermoplastic. It has been designed with a very high quality.  The durometer (as all PCE test instruments) comes manufacturer calibrated and can additionally be lab certified to ISO standards.


- Handheld device
- For Shore D measurements
- Single and Serial measurements
- Data transfer to PC

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
£ 301.00

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2 year Warranty

Order no.: PCE-HT-225A

PCE-HT-225A is a durometer or concrete test hammer, also called a concrete rebound hammer or Swiss hammer, used for non-destructive measurements of surface hardness and compression strength. Suitable for use with concrete, rock and building materials, this manufacturer-calibrated manual rebound hammer is economical, practical and easy to use.


- Test range: 10 ... 60 MPa or 100 ... 600 kg/cm² (1450.38 ... 8702.26 psi)
- Impact energy: 2207 J or N-m (1627.8 ft-lb)
- Impact stroke: 75 mm ± 0.3 mm (2.95" ± 0.012")
- Radius of spherical tip: 25 mm ± 1 mm (0.99" ± 0.04")
- kg/cm² and MPa conversion tables on back of instrument and in user manual

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
£ 309.00

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2 year Warranty

Order no.: PCE-DDO 10

The PCE-DDO 10 shore durometer is an ergonomic device to check Shore hardness in gum. It has been designed with a high quality. The PCE-DDO 10 durometer is mainly used for soft gums. If the material thickness is not enough, it should be tightened on the back with the same material in order to increase its thickness.


- Handheld device
- For Shore O measurements
- Single and Serial-Measurements
- Data transfer to PC

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
£ 344.00

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2 year Warranty

Order no.: PCE-HT-75

The PCE-HT-75 durometer for concrete is easy to use and is fundamentally used in the construction industry as well as other industrial sectors (testing for Wickel hardness of rolls in commodities). This durometer in the form of a hammer device for testing concrete is based on the Swiss principle of measurement.


- Spring stretch: 75 mm ±0.3 mm
- Measuring range: 10-70 N/mm²
- Energy: 0.735 J
- Low strength concrete testing
- Indication of measurement: 0 to 100 (without dimensions)
- Maximum thickness of concrete (of the material): 70 cm

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
£ 383.00

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2 year Warranty

Order no.: PCE-A

Mechanical shore durometer for measuring the hardness of soft rubber and plastic. The PCE-A Durometer is a standard model for measuring the hardness of rubber (Shore A). The Durometer is composed of a device with a pressure pin and a 360° anti-glare dial with an accuracy to within 0.5 hardness units. Meets standards DIN 53505, ISO 868, ISO 7619 and ASTM D2240. The durometer comes manufacturer calibrated and can optionally be certified to ISO.


- Shore A measurement on highest level
- Force: 12.5 N
- Penetrating body: 35°
- Diameter of dial: 57 mm
- Total length: 123 mm
- Follows ASTM D2240

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
£ 450.00

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2 year Warranty

Order no.: PCE-A-S

Mechanical shore durometer for measuring the hardness of soft rubber and plastic. The durometer is composed of a device with a pressure pin and a 360° anti-glare dial with an accuracy to within 0.5 hardness units. Meets standards DIN 53505, ISO 868, ISO 7619 and ASTM D2240. The durometer comes calibrated and ISO certified. The device can be recalibrated at any time with an ISO calibration certificate included (at additional cost).


- Shore A measurement instrument with pulling needle
- Force: 12.5 N
- Penetrating body: 35°
- Diameter of dial: 57 mm
- Total length: 123 mm
- Indication range: 0 to 100
- Measurement range: 10 to 90
- Error: ±0.5
- Follows ASTM D2240

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
£ 450.00

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2 year Warranty

Order no.: PCE-D

Shore durometer for measuring the hardness of hard rubber and hard thermal plastic. The device is composed of a measurement unit with sensor and a 360° measurement dial accurate to readings of 0.5 hardness units. Meets the DIN 53505, ISO 868, ISO 7619 and ASTM D2240 standards. The durometer comes calibrated and ISO certified. The device can be recalibrated at any time with an ISO calibration certificate included (at additional cost).


- Shore D testing device
- Force: 12.5 N
- Penetrating body: 35°
- Diameter of dial: 57 mm
- Total length: 123 mm
- Indication range: 0 to 100
- Measurement range: 10 to 90
- Error: ±0.5
- Follows ASTM D2240

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
£ 450.00

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2 year Warranty

Order no.: PCE-D-S

Shore durometer for measuring the hardness of hard rubber and hard thermal plastic. The PCE-D durometer is a standard model for measuring the hardness of rubber (Shore D). The device is composed of a measurement unit with sensor and a 360° measurement dial accurate to readings of 0.5 hardness units. Meets the DIN 53505, ISO 868, ISO 7619 and ASTM D2240 standards. The durometer comes calibrated and ISO certified. The device can be recalibrated at any time with an ISO calibration certificate included (at additional cost).


- Shore D test device with pulling needle
- Force: 12.5 N
- Penetrating body: 35°
- Diameter of dial: 57 mm
- Total length: 123 mm
- Indication range: 0 to 100
- Measurement range: 10 to 90
- Error: ±0.5
- Follows ASTM D2240

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
£ 450.00

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2 year Warranty

Order no.: PCE-O-S

Mechanical shore durometer for measuring the hardness of soft elastic and textiles.  The Durometer is composed of a measuring device with sensor and a 360° anti-glare dial with readings to within 0.5 hardness units. Meets with the ASTM D2240 standard. The Durometer comes calibrated  with an ISO calibration certificate included. The device can be recalibrated by a laboratory at any time with and ISO certificate at an additional cost.


- Shore O testing device with drag needle
- Force of pressure: 12.5 N
- Penterating body: 3 / 32"
- Diameter of dial: 57 mm
- Standard: ASTM D2240

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
£ 450.00

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2 year Warranty

Order no.: PCE-1000

Durometer ideal for testing surface hardness of metallic surfaces quickly. Operates on 9V rechargeable battery only. Included charger and test block. Manual striker is reset by user with included roll pin.


- Scales of hardness: STEEL, ALLOY STEEL, STAINLESS STEEL, GREY CASTIR,
  NODULAR CAST IRON, CAST aluminum, BRASS, BRONZE, COPPER
- Accuracy: ±6 HL para HL = 800 (0.8 %)
- Instrument of percussion: type D (integrated)
- Minimum hardness: 940 HV
- Minimum penetration: 0.8 mm

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
£ 473.00

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Order no.: PCE-1000N

PCE-1000N is a portable handheld Barcol hardness testing durometer used to measure the hardness of pure aluminum, soft aluminum, thick aluminum alloy and aluminum sheets, strips, rods, castings and forgings. The hardness of fiber-reinforced (FRP) plastics, glass-reinforced (GRP) plastics, hard plastics and soft metals (such as copper or lead) also can be tested using this battery-powered digital Barcol impressor hardness meter.


- Measurement parameters: Barcol (HBA), Brinell (HB), Vickers (HV), Webster
  (HW), Rockwell
  (HRB / HRE / HRF / HRH)
- Measuring range: 0 ... 100 HBA / 25 ... 150 HB
- Accuracy: 81 .. 88 HBA: ± 1 HBA / 42 ... 48 HBA: ± 2 HBA
- Repeatability: 81 .. 88 HBA: ± 1.5 HBA / 42 ... 48 HBA: ± 2.5 HBA
- Resolution: 0.1 HBA

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
£ 511.00

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2 year Warranty

Order no.: PCE-950

PCE-950 is a handheld metal hardness durometer used to determine the hardness of 10 different types of metal (i.e., cast steel, hammered steel, cold-rolled steel, stainless steel, cast iron, ductile iron, aluminum alloy, brass, bronze and forged copper alloy) according to the Leeb rebound method. In addition to Leeb hardness units, the metal hardness tester displays hardness measurements in Rockwell C, Rockwell B, Rockwell A, Brinell, Vickers and Shore hardness units.


- Hardness units: HL, HRC, HRB, HRA, HB, HV, HS
- Accuracy: ±6 HL at HL = 790
- Impact device: Type D (integrated)
- Maximum hardness: 976 HV
- For use with hammered steel, cold-rolled steel, stainless steel, cast iron, ductile iron, aluminum alloy, brass, bronze and forged copper alloy metals

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
£ 558.00

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2 year Warranty

Order no.: PCE-2500

PCE-2500 is a portable, handheld, pen-sized, digital metal hardness tester, rebound hammer or durometer. This hardness tester quickly and accurately measures 10 common metal materials including steel / cast steel, alloy tool steel, stainless steel, lamellar iron, nodular iron, cast aluminum, brass, bronze, wrought copper and forging steel.


- Displays measurements in Rockwell A, B or C (HRA, HRB or HRC), Brinell (HB),
  Vickers (HV), Shore (HS), Leeb (HL) or Strength Value (σb (N/mm2))
- Accuracy: ±2 HL (or 0.3 % @ HL = 800)
- Internal type D rebound mechanism
- Measurement ranges: HL 170-960 / HRC 17-70 / HRB 13-109 / HB 20-665 / HV
  80-940 / HS 32- 99.5 / HRA 30-88 / I?b(rm) 255-2639N/mm2
- Memory size: 360,000 values
- LED display

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
£ 590.00

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2 year Warranty

Order no.: PCE-AL

Mechanical shore durometer for measuring the hardness of soft rubber and plastic. The PCE-AL Durometer is a standard model for measuring the hardness of rubber (Shore A). The Durometer is composed of a device with a pressure pin and a 360° anti-glare dial with an accuracy to within 0.5 hardness units. Meets standard ASTM D2240. The durometer comes manufacturer calibrated and can optionally be certified to ISO.


- Shore A measurement (long version)
- Force: 1000 g
- Penetrating body: 35°
- Diameter of dial: 57 mm
- Total length: 166 mm
- Follows ASTM D2240

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
£ 631.00

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Order no.: PCE-DL

Mechanical shore durometer for measuring the hardness of soft rubber and plastic. The PCE-DL Durometer is a standard model for measuring the hardness of rubber (Shore D). The Durometer is composed of a device with a pressure pin and a 360° anti-glare dial with an accuracy to within 0.5 hardness units. Meets standards DIN 53505, ISO 868, ISO 7619 and ASTM D2240. The durometer comes manufacturer calibrated and can optionally be certified to ISO.


- Shore D measurement instrument (long version)
- Force: 5000 g
- Penetrating body: 30°
- Diameter of dial: 57 mm
- Total length: 166 mm
- Follows ASTM D2240

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
£ 631.00

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2 year Warranty