PCE Instruments: Test Instruments

Order no.: PCE-DSD-A

PCE-DSD-A is a digital hardness tester or durometer used to measure the surface hardness of rubber, plastic and other nonmetals. Designed with high-quality components to provide years of accurate measurements, this handheld durometer works by measuring soft to semi-soft materials' resistance to indentation. The included protective carrying case allows for ease of portability. This type of test instruments come manufacturer adjusted. An ISO calibration certificate can be ordered as an option.

- High end digital Shore A durometer
- Measures in accordance to:
  ISO 7619, ISO 868 and ASTM D 2240 standards
- Features a measuring range of 0.5 ... 100 hardness units
- RS232 interface
- Supplied with a factory calibration certificate

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

PCE-HT-225A is a heavy-duty concrete hardness tester or concrete test hammer, also called a concrete rebound hammer or Swiss hammer, used to measure surface hardness and material compression strength. Suitable for use with concrete, rock and building materials, this rugged, manufacturer-calibrated rebound hammer is both easy to use and built to last.


- Test range: 10 ... 60 MPa or 100 ... 600 kg/cm² or 1450 ... 8702 psi
- Impact energy: 2.207 J or N-m / 0.225 kgf.m / 1.6278 ft-lb
- Impact stroke: 75 ± 0.3 mm / 2.95 ± 0.012 in
- Radius of spherical tip: 25 ± 1 mm / 0.99 ± 0.04 in
- kg/cm², psi, and MPa conversion tables 
- Optional test anvil to verify accuracy listed under accessories 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-330

PCE-330 is a multifunction heat stress meter or humidity test instrument with a quick-response sensor for determining ambient temperature, relative humidity and dew point temperature. Equipped with an easy-to-read dual display, this data-logging indoor air quality (IAQ) meter features a large internal memory with storage for up to 16,000 recorded values.


- Temperature range: -20 ... 60°C / -4 ... 140°F
- Relative humidity range: 0 ... 100% RH
- Resolution: 0.1° / 0.18°F
- Accuracy: ± 0.8°C / ± 1.5°F, ± 2.0 ... 4.0% RH

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-HT110

The PCE-HT110 Humidity Test Instrument or Humidity Detector precisely measures air temperature and relative humidity. This accurate and reliable device shows the current measurements on the large LCD display and saves the measurement data directly to an SD card (included). The PCE-HT110 is equipped with two channels, accommodates an SD card memory of up to 16 GB, offers an adjustable measurement rate / sampling interval, and includes a wall mount, making the device ideal for logging data over an extended period of time.


- Measurement ranges: 0 … 50°C / 32 ... 122°F, 10 ... 90% RH
- Resolution: 0.1°C / 0.18°F, 0.1% RH
- Data format: .XLS (compatible with Microsoft Excel)

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-RVI 6

PCE-RVI 6 is a Krebs viscometer or Stormer viscometer used in industrial and research applications to measure Krebs Unit viscosity according to the ASTM D562, ASTM D1131 and ASTM D856 standards. Featuring an integrated temperature sensor to help ensure accurate test results, this Krebs Stormer viscometer displays measurement in Krebs Units (KU), grams (g) and centipoise (cP). These test instruments are manufacturer calibrated.

- Rotational speed: 200 rpm
- Viscosity range: 40.2 ... 141.0 KU / 32 ... 1,099 g / 27 ... 5,250 cP
- Accuracy: ±1.5 % full scale (FS)

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-VE 700

The LED Industrial Videoscope PCE-VE 700 is a modern visualization system with LED lighting that provides a wide variety of applications. So, among the other things, the videoscope allows the testing of precision components made of steel, aluminum or plastics in industrial production processes or in research and development.

- A surface evaluation tool for professionals in manufacturing plants
- Probes of 0.7 ... 4.0 mm / 0.028 ... 0.16 in diam. adaptable, interchangeable
- Video outputs: S-Video (Y / C), Composite video (CVBS)
- Pixels: PAL 752 (H) x 582 (V)
- Easy to use even with critical components and
  smallest access openings
- Highly accurate inspection results
- Longevity of the system due to the solid workmanship

Please note: Not suitable for medical purposes!
Probes are not included. Please order separately!

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-MA 110

PCE-MA 110 is a halogen moisture test instrument or analyzer that functions on the gravimetric or loss on drying (LOD) principle. The moisture analyzer uses the halogen method to dry the material sample. Moisture content is calculated based on the weight difference before and after the drying procedure. Calibration of the moisture analyzer can be performed at any time using the automatic calibration function and the included 100 g weight.

 

- Weighing range: 0.1 g ... 110 g / 0.0035 ... 3.88 oz
- Weighing resolution or readability: 0.01 g / 10 mg
- Moisture content measuring range: 0 ... 100%
- Moisture content resolution or readability: 0.1%
- Adjustable drying time and temperature
- Memory stores up to 16 drying profiles

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-MWM 200

The moisture analyzer is a sensor for measuring moisture of sand and liquids consisting of a central probe surrounded by four other probes. The probes and sensor housing are made of stainless steel AISI 321. Our moisture analyzer is ideally suited for installation in tanks with liquid materials such as fuel oil, sludge from cement production, and fuels (CWF).

- Readability mass fraction of water: 0 ... 100 %
- Moisture measurement range: 0.1 ... 100 % 
  water content in sand and liquids (water mass fraction)
- Max. permissible absolute error moisture measurement: Varies by material, lab test required
- Temperature range: +5 ... +80 °C

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-MWM 210

For industrial continuous production of wood pellets, chips, sawdust and similar materials when in-line moisture measurement for monitoring and controlling the drying and mixing process is important. Consistent quality of every batch, reduction of the consumption of materials, and shortest possible drying and mixing times are the criteria which are important in materials production. The PCE-MWM 210 moisture test sensor of PCE Instruments helps meet those criteria through highly accurate moisture measurement.


- Measuring range: 0 ... 100%
- The maximum permissible error (absolute): Lab analysis of your sample determines % error
- Temperature range: +5 ... +80 °C  (+41 ... +176 °F)
- Questionnaire starts evaluation process

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-MWM 220

Moisture analyzer for liquid materials are used in boiler installations, water-dosing and diesel oil emulsion dispersion systems. The scope of supply can include the control cabinet to operate the valves regulating water feed. The moisture Analyzer for liquid materials has a processing unit with RS232/RS485 interfaces.

- Measurement range: 0 ... 100 % moisture in pumped liquids
- Absolute error of the measurement: Δ= 0,035 +0,05·W
- Temperature measurement range: -40 ... +150 °C

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-MWM 230

VHF-Band Moisture Analyzer Crushed Stone, Gravel, Ore (conveyor). The device is resistant to corrosion (stainless steel and dielectric materials) and can operate in the conditions deviating from the norm, for example, at temperatures of 145 °C. The moisture analyzer probe can be mounted on the walls in the hoppers, in pipelines or on trays in conveyors. Due to pluggable design this version of the moisture analyzer can also be used for soil moisture control.

- Measurement range: 0 ... 100 %
- Limits of error: <0.5% below 10% moisture
- Range of working temperatures:
  0 ... +90 °C (industrial version)
  0 ... +115 °C (extended temperature range) 
  0 ... +250 °C (drying kilns)

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-MWM 240-A

Designed specifically for use in moisture measurement of various bulk materials, these moisture analyzing test instruments are installed in bins, silos, troughs, bunkers, distributors, augers, and conveyors. Material in bulk or flowing mass, such as fibrous materials, gravel, sawdust, fly ash (mineral), wood chips (surface to 5 cm) feed grain, flour, seed, pastes, ... is continuously measurable.


- PCE-MWM 240-A: Stainless sensor (length 200 mm)
- Measurement range: 0 ... 100 % of bulk material in silos
- Operating temperature range: -0 ... +80 °C
- Analog and digital signal output

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-MWM 240-B

Suitable for determining the humidity of bulk substances, this moisture test instrument can be fitted into containers and systems such as troughs, bunkers, distributors, augers, conveyors, bins and silos. This permits 24/7 moisture measurement of fibrous materials, sawdust, gravel, fly ash (mineral), wood chips (surface to 5 cm) feed grain, flour, pastes, seed, or similar bulk or flowing substances. These test instruments / test sensors are mainly for use in manufacturing processes to give the opportunity of process optimization to the manufacturer or to insure the moisture content of the final product.

- Option 2 (PCE-MWM 240-B): Rod sensor (length 500 ... 1500 mm)
- Measuring range: 0 ... 100 % bulk material moisture in bunkers
- Operating temperature range: -0 ... +80 °C

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-MWM 300P

For industrial continuous production of wood pellets, chips, sawdust and similar materials when on-line moisture measurement for monitoring and controlling the drying and mixing process is important. Consistent quality of every batch, reduction of the consumption of materials, and shortest possible drying and mixing times are the criteria which are important in materials production. The PCE-MWM 300P moisture test sensor of PCE Instruments helps meet those criteria through highly accurate moisture measurement.


- Measuring range: 0 ... 100%
- The maximum permissible error (absolute): Lab analysis of your sample determines % error
- Temperature range: -40 ... +150 °C  (-40 ... +302 °F)
- Current consumption: 200 mA
- Power supply : 24 (18 ... 36) VDC
- Questionnaire starts evaluation process
- Application: pellets, wood chips

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-DMM 20

The Pressure Gauge PCE-DMM 20 has a two-line display. The pressure gauge can represent pressures up to 600 bar, relative or absolute. The parts of the gauge PCE-DMM 20 that come in contact with liquids are made of stainless steel. These test instruments are calibrated by the manufacturer. An ISO calibration certificate is an option.

- Measurement Max. 600 bar / 8702 psi
- Rotating display / Battery operated
- Media: gas, water, fuels and oils
- Print: absolute or relative (user selectable)
- Diaphragm: stainless steel
- Accuracy class: 0.1

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-T236

PCE-T236 is a digital handheld tachometer or rotation test instrument for both contact and non-contact measurement. This tachometer measures rotation speed as well as linear or surface speed, displaying units in rpm, m/min or ft/min. A unique feature of this tachometer is that the orientation of the 5-digit LCD screen automatically rotates 180° to accommodate either contact or non-contact measurement.


- Optical laser measurement range: 5 ... 99999 rpm
- Contact measurement range: 0.05 ... 19999 rpm
- Accuracy: Less than 60000 rpm = ±0.05% fs , Greater than 60000 rpm = ±0.15% fs

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-778

The PCE-778 is a temperature measuring device which can measure from a distance. This contactless measurement with the infrared temperature meter is suitable for temperatures up to 800°C / 1472°F. Thus, distances can be overcome, in which the temperature for the human body is too high.


- Measuring range: -40 ... 800°C / -40 ... 1472°F
- Background illuminated display
- Optical resolution 12: 1
- Alarm function


Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-779N

The PCE-779N measures temperatures quickly and without contact. The PCE-779N can be used for almost all surfaces. The emissivity of these temperature test instruments is adjustable over the range of 0.1 ... 1.0. The meter has various measurement functions such as max, min and average measurement. Each instrument comes manufacturer calibrated and can be certified according to the ISO standards as an option. In general our laboratory adjusts the temperature meter to two (linear) temperature points.


- OLED-Display
- Measuring range: -60 ... 760°C / -76 ... 1400°F
- Additional thermocouple measurement -64 ... 1400°C / -83.2 ... 2552°F
- Dual Laser
- Resolution: 0.1°C / 0.18°F at -83.2 ... 999.9°C (-117.8 ... 1831.8°F), otherwise 1°C / 1.8°F 

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-FD 20

PCE-FD 20 is a portable ultrasonic tester or ultrasonic thickness gauge with a large LCD screen that displays A-scan maps of ultrasonic signals as well as B-scan cross sections. Ideal for use in mechanical engineering, aerospace and metallurgical applications, this high-frequency ultrasound-based thickness meter uses a contact transducer (two different probes included; 45° and 90°) to measure material thickness and identify flaws and defects such as discontinuity in welds. These test instruments are calibrated by the manufacturer. An ISO calibration certificate is an option.

- Operating frequency range: 1 ... 10 MHz
- Measured time interval range: 6 ... 1000 microseconds (µs)
- Sound velocity: 1000 ... 9999 m/s

Manufacturer: Novotest Ltd.
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-TG 250

PCE-TG 250 is a portable Thickness Test Instrument with an easy-to-read 4-digit display. This ultrasound-based Thickness Test Instrument uses a contact transducer (included) to measure the thickness of coated and uncoated ferrous and non-ferrous metal, glass, plastic, and other homogeneous materials including aluminum, brass, copper, iron, lead, nickel, steel, gold, titanium, pyrex and quartz glass, nylon, polyethylene, and silicone rubber.


- Measurement range: 1 mm ... 250 mm / 0.04 in ... 9.84 in (steel), 2.5 mm ... 20 mm / 0.1 in ... 0.79 in (coated surfaces)
- Accuracy: ± 0.01 mm / ± 3.94 mil
- Resolution: 0.01 mm / 0.1 mm, 0.39 mil / 3.94 mil
- Sound velocity: 1000 m/s ... 9999 m/s / 3280 ft/s ... 32805 ft/s

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Custom-Made Test Instruments

PCE Instruments offers a wide range of stock products. However, despite an extensive selection of stock product offerings, sometimes a custom product is required to satisfy the specific requirements of a new, groundbreaking or special application.

Are you looking for custom test instruments?
Look no further than PCE Instruments. The DIN EN ISO 9001-certified PCE Product and Development Company GmbH produces customized test instruments tailored to meet the unique needs of a diverse customer base. By capitalizing on the expert knowledge and extensive experience of PCE’s industry-leading Tailored Test Instrumentsengineers and technicians to create custom-built test instruments, customers obtain measuring devices designed specifically for the task at hand.

Throughout the design, development and production process, PCE's engineers and technicians work hand-in-hand with each customer to ensure the final test instrument exceeds expectations. Specifications are clearly defined from the start of the project. Sensors, microprocessors and other electronic components are sourced from high-quality suppliers. Software is written to best support the customer's systems, processes and procedures. Qualified calibration laboratories are tasked with verifying the measurement accuracy of the custom test instrument, and rigorous testing is conducted to make certain that the device will function properly under the anticipated operating conditions.

If you are interested in pursuing the creation of a custom test instrument designed to accommodate an unusual or highly specialized measuring task, please contact the friendly and knowledgable staff at info@industrial-needs.com or +44 (0) 2380 987 035 for PCE Instruments UK, or at info@pce-americas.com or +1 (561) 320-9162 for PCE Americas Inc.