Material Tester

Order no.: PCE-2500N

PCE-2500N is a portable handheld pen-sized digital material hardness tester, rebound hammer or durometer for use with metals. This high-accuracy hardness tester quickly and accurately measures the surface hardness of 10 common metal materials including steel, cast steel, alloy tool steel, stainless steel, cast iron, ductile iron, cast aluminum alloy, brass, bronze and copper.

- Measuring principle: Leeb Rebound method
- Displays measurements in Rockwell A, B or C (HRA, HRB or HRC), Brinell (HB), Vickers (HV), Shore (HS) or Leeb (HLD)
- Measurement ranges: 170-960 HLD, 59.1-88 HRA, 3.5-101.7 HRB, 17.9-69.5 HRC, 19-683 HB, 80-1042 HV, 30.6-102.6 HS
- Accuracy: ± 0.5%; Repeatability: ± 0.8%
Type D impact device

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-HT 224E
The Material Tester is a measuring tool for testing the strength of concrete. The Material Tester measures strength according to the Schmidt principle. According to this measurement method, the quality of concrete can be measured with the Material Tester.  The Material Tester is also suitable for measuring hardness of rolled paper.  The Material Tester displays measurements Rebound Value and can display force in PSI, MPa, kgF/cm², or N/mm².

- Measuring range: 10 ... 60 N/mm² / 1500 ... 8500 PSI (lbs / in²)
- Impact energy: 2.207 J or N-m / 0.225 kgf.m / 1.6278 ft-lb or Type N
- Digital Display of results
- USB interface for connection to a PC
Data storage
- Rechargeable battery
Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-CT 80
The paint layer material tester PCE-CT 80 is a measuring device for the nondestructive measurement of coatings (paints, lacquers, plastics ...) on steel / iron and non-ferrous metals.

- Measuring range: Fe: 0 ... 5000 μm (0 ... 196.9 mils) / NFe: 0 ... 3000 μm (0 ... 118.1 mils)
- For many materials such as:
- Iron
- Steel
- Aluminum
- Copper
- Brass
- Stainless steel
- Incl. ISO laboratory calibration with certificate
Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-2550

Due to its compact design, the PCE-2550 material tester is very easy to use for incoming and outgoing inspections. Due to the adjustable hardness scales, the material tester PCE-2550 is versatile.

- Measurement according to Leeb Rebound method
- Measurement units: HLD, HRA, HRB, HRC, HB, HV, HS
- Measurement ranges: 170-960 HLD, 59.1-88 HRA, 3.5-101.7 HRB, 17.9-69.5 HRC, 19-683 HB, 80-1042 HV, 30.6-102.6 HS 
- Accuracy: ± 0.4%, Repeatability: ± 0.6%
- Impact Device: Type D
- Measuring Direction: 360°
- Internal measured value memory

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-900

The Leeb Material Hardness Tester PCE-900 measures the hardness of nine different metals using the Leeb rebound method. This means that with the material hardness tester a firing pin bounces on a metallic surface and the intensity of the rebound is used as an indicator of the material hardness. The Material Hardness Tester PCE-900 measures the metal hardness in 6 different hardness scales. 

- Measurement according to Leeb Rebound method
- Testing of HRC, HRB, HV, HB, HSD
- Measurement Range: 200-900 HLD / 13-99 HRB / 20-68 HRC / 20-655 HB / 80-940 HV / 32-99 HSD
- Accuracy: 0.80% / Repeatability: 1.10%
Incl. type D Leeb probe 
Incl. ISO calibration certificate 
- Optional Software Available

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-2500N-ICA

PCE-2500N-ICA is a portable handheld pen-sized digital material hardness tester, rebound hammer or durometer for use with metals. This high-accuracy hardness tester quickly and accurately measures the surface hardness of 10 common metal materials including steel, cast steel, alloy tool steel, stainless steel, cast iron, ductile iron, cast aluminum alloy, brass, bronze and copper.

- Measuring principle: Leeb Rebound method
- Displays measurements in Rockwell A, B or C (HRA, HRB or HRC), Brinell (HB), Vickers (HV), Shore (HS) or Leeb (HLD)
- Measurement ranges: 170-960 HLD, 59.1-88 HRA, 3.5-101.7 HRB, 17.9-69.5 HRC, 19-683 HB, 80-1042 HV, 30.6-102.6 HS
- Accuracy: ± 0.5%; Repeatability: ± 0.8%
Type D impact device
- Includes ISO calibration certificate

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-950

PCE-950 is a handheld material hardness tester 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.

- Measurement ranges: 19.8-68.5 HRC / 13.5-101.7 HRB / 59.1-85.8 HRA / 19-655 HB / 80-976 HV / 32.2-115 HS 
- Hardness units: HL, HRC, HRB, HRA, HB, HV, HS
- Accuracy: ± 2% / Repeatability: ± 2%
- Impact device: Type D (integrated)
- Data Analysis Software
- 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
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Order no.: PCE-2000N
The PCE Instruments PCE-2000N material tester uses the Leeb rebound method. This is a dynamic hardness test method in which a standardized test specimen, usually a hard metal ball, is hit with defined impact energy on a test surface.

- Measurement according to Leeb Rebound method
- Hardness scales: HL (Leeb), HV (Vickers), HB (Brinell), HS (Shore), HRA (Rockwell A), HRB (Rockwell B), HRC (Rockwell C)
- Measurement Range: 170-960 HLD, 80-1042 HV, 19-683 HB, 30.6-102.6 HS, 59.1-88 HRA, 13.5-101.7 HRB
- External impact device on 1.5 m / 4.9 ft cable
- Accuracy: ± 0.5% (@ 800 HLD), Repeatability: 0.8% (@ 800 HLD)
- Storage data measurements on a USB stick
- Color display, Measurement in different angles possible, Various other impactors as accessories
Incl. ISO calibration certificate

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-RT 10

The Material Surface Roughness Tester PCE-RT 10 is a small, light device with simple navigation. Despite the fact that the device functions on a very complex and elaborate level, the measurement results can be acquired quickly and in an accurate way. Very simple to operate with a motorized diamond sensor.


- Measures Ra in Metric (µm) and Imperial (µinch)
- Ra 0.05 to 10um / 2 µinch ... 400 µinch measurement range
- Rz 0.02 to 100um / 3.93 µinch ... 1968.50 µinch measurement range
Induction method with Diamond sensor
- Accuracy < ± 10% and Repeatability < 6%
- With threshold function
- Uses 4 AA Batteries (Included)

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-950-ICA

PCE-950-ICA is a handheld material hardness tester 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.

- Measurement ranges: 19.8-68.5 HRC / 13.5-101.7 HRB / 59.1-85.8 HRA / 19-655 HB / 80-976 HV / 32.2-115 HS 
- Hardness units: HL, HRC, HRB, HRA, HB, HV, HS
- Accuracy: 2% / Repeatability: 2%
- Impact device: Type D (integrated)
- Data Analysis Software
- For use with hammered steel, cold-rolled steel, stainless steel, cast iron, ductile iron, aluminum alloy, brass, bronze and forged copper alloy metals
- Includes ISO calibration certificate

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-RT 10-ICA

The Material Surface Roughness Tester PCE-RT 10-ICA is a small, light device with simple navigation. Despite the fact that the device functions on a very complex and elaborate level, the measurement results can be acquired quickly and in an accurate way. Very simple to operate with a motorized diamond sensor.

 

- Measures Ra in Metric (µm) and Imperial (µinch)
- Ra 0.05 to 10um / 2 µinch ... 400 µinch measurement range
- Rz 0.1 to 50um / 3.93 µinch ... 1968.50 µinch measurement range
Induction method with Diamond sensor
- Accuracy < ± 10% and Repeatability < 6%
- With threshold function
- Uses 4 AA Batteries (Included)
- Incl. ISO calibration certificate


 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-RT 11

The Material Tester PCE-RT 11 is a portable measuring instrument for determination of surface roughness according to Ra, Rz, Rq and Rt in just one device.


- Measures Ra, Rz, Rq and Rt in both Metric (µm) and Imperial (µinch)
- Ra, Rq: 0.05 µm … 10 µm / 0.002 µinch … 394 µinch measurement range
- Rz, Rt: 0.1 µm … 50 µm / 0.004 µinch …1968 µinch measurement range

- Robust Piezoelectric sensor
- Accuracy: ± 15% and Repeatability < 6%
- Built-in rechargeable li-ion battery

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-RT 11-ICA

The Material Tester PCE-RT 11-ICA is a portable measuring instrument for determination of surface roughness according to Ra, Rz, Rq and Rt in just one device.


- Measures Ra, Rz, Rq and Rt in both Metric (µm) and Imperial (µinch)
- Ra, Rq: 0.05 µm … 10 µm / 0.002 µinch … 394 µinch measurement range
- Rz, Rt: 0.1 µm … 50 µm / 0.004 µinch …1968 µinch measurement range
- Robust Piezoelectric sensor
- Accuracy: ± 15% and Repeatability < 6%
- Built-in rechargeable li-ion battery
- Inc. ISO Calibration Certificate
Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-CT 90
The material tester is a versatile measuring device. This is made possible by the various optional sensors on the material tester. Thanks to the surface temperature sensor, the material tester can be used to determine the surface temperature of an object within a measuring range of -50 ... 125°C / -58 ... 257°F. 

- Measuring range standard sensor : 0 ... 60 mm (Fe and non-Fe)
- Automatic sensor detection
- Zero point and one-point calibration
- Various sensors (optional selectable)
- Incl. ISO calibration certificate
Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-RT 1200
The Material Surface Roughness Tester PCE-RT 1200 is used to determine surface roughness. The compact roughness tester is a handheld device for mobile use. Due to the power supply via a powerful battery, it can be used directly on site. The material surface roughness tester PCE-RT 1200 is used in the laboratory, in production and everywhere where the roughness of surfaces is to be determined.

  

- Measures Ra, Rz, Rq and Rt in Metric (µm) and Imperial (µinch)
- Ra, Rq: 0.005 ... 16.00 μm / 0.197µinch... 629.921 µinch measurement range
- Rz, Rt: 0.002 ... 200.0 μm / 0.079µinch... 7874.016 µinch measurement range
Induction method with Diamond sensor
- Accuracy < ± 10% and Repeatability < 6%
- Saves up to 20 Data points
- Micro-USB interface
- Built-in rechargeable li-ion battery

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-RT 1200-ICA
The Material Surface Roughness Tester PCE-RT 1200-ICA is used to determine surface roughness. The compact roughness tester is a handheld device for mobile use. Due to the power supply via a powerful battery, it can be used directly on site. The material surface roughness tester PCE-RT 1200-ICA is used in the laboratory, in production and everywhere where the roughness of surfaces is to be determined.

  

- Measures Ra, Rz, Rq and Rt in Metric (µm) and Imperial (µinch)
- Ra, Rq: 0.005 ... 16.00 μm / 0.197µinch... 629.921 µinch measurement range
- Rz, Rt: 0.002 ... 200.0 μm / 0.079µinch... 7874.016 µinch measurement range
Induction method with Diamond sensor
- Accuracy < ± 10% and Repeatability < 6%
- Saves up to 20 Data points
- Micro-USB interface
- Built-in rechargeable li-ion battery
- Incl. ISO calibration certificate

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-HT 225E

PCE-HT 225E is a material 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 rebound hammer features a direct digital display, voice functionality, USB port data interface and memory for storing up 200 measurement values.


- Test range: 10 ... 60 MPa or 100 ... 600 kg/cm² / 1450.38 ... 8702.26 psi
- Impact energy: 2.207 J or N-m / 0.225 kgf.m / 1.6278 ft-lb or Type N
- Impact stroke: 75 ± 0.3 mm / 2.95 ± 0.012 in
- Radius of spherical tip: 25 ± 1 mm / 0.99 ± 0.04 in
- Data processing software included

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-3000U

The UCI material tester PCE-3000U can be used for quickly checking the hardness of components even after installation. The device offers a wide measurement range, easy handling, robust design and a temperature resistance up to 40 °C or 104 °F. In addition to the hardness scales in Rockwell, Brinell and Vickers, the UCI hardness tester can test the tensile strength of steels up to 1740 MPa or 70 HRC.

- Ultrasonic non-destructive hardness testing (UCI)
- Different hardness scales selectable
- 5 materials testable
- One 50 N UCI probe included

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-RT 2300
The material tester PCE-RT 2300 is used to measure the roughness of surfaces. The PCE-RT 2300 material tester has a detachable motorized sensor that allows the material tester to determine the surface roughness even on small or narrow profiles. Free software download for remote testing and data save.

- Large measuring range:  Rz: 0.02 μm ... 320 μm; Ra, Rq: 0.005 μm ... 32 μm
- Accuracy: ± 10%
- Repeat accuracy: ± 7%
- Touchscreen configuration and bluetooth connectivity 
- Sensor has diamond test head 
- Optional sensors and extension rod for small holes and curved surfaces 
Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-3500

The Ultrasonic Contact Impedance (UCI) durometer PCE-3500 has been designed for the non-destructive hardness measurement of metallic components. A 136° Vickers diamond at the probe is stimulated with its self-resonance to allow the user to very accurately measure hardness of small items, thin-walled items (>1 mm), and surface-hardened layers. Small imprint after measuring for mirrored surfaces.


- Probe is 50 Newtons / 11.2 lbf force, 10 and 98 N probes are options
- Tests HRC, HRB, HV, HB, MPa
- Memory function via SD card and included PC software
- Large color LCD display with back lighting

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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