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Metal Hardness Tester

Order no.: PCE-2900

The hardness tester PCE-2900 has been developed for hardness measurements on metallic materials. The hardness tester PCE-2900 measures the material hardness in Vickers, Brinell, Rockwell, Leeb and Shore. The hardness tester PCE-2900 measures the hardness according to the Leeb rebound principle. 

- 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: ± 0.5%, Repeatability: ± 0.6%
- Impactor: Type D
- USB and WiFi for data transmission

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
US$ 1,733.00

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Order no.: PCE-2900-ICA

The hardness tester PCE-2900 has been developed for hardness measurements on metallic materials. The hardness tester PCE-2900 measures the material hardness in Vickers, Brinell, Rockwell, Leeb and Shore. The hardness tester PCE-2900 measures the hardness according to the Leeb rebound principle. 

- 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: ± 0.5%, Repeatability: ± 0.6%
- Impactor: Type D
- USB and WiFi for data transmission
- Incl. ISO Calibration Certificate

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
US$ 1,997.00

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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
US$ 618.00

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Order no.: PCE-2550

Due to its compact design, the PCE-2550 metal hardness tester is very easy to use for incoming and outgoing inspections. Due to the adjustable hardness scales, the metal hardness 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
US$ 735.00

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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
US$ 859.00

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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
US$ 859.00

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Order no.: PCE-1000N

PCE-1000N is a portable handheld Barcol hardness tester 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
US$ 908.00

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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
US$ 927.00

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Order no.: PCE-2000N
The PCE Instruments PCE-2000N metal hardness 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
US$ 1,019.00

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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
US$ 1,174.00

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Order no.: PCE-2800

PCE-2800 is a portable handheld material hardness tester or durometer designed for the quick and easy surface hardness testing of metals. This user-friendly device displays measurements in Rockwell A, B & C (HRA, HRB & HRC), Vickers (HV), Brinell (HB), Shore (HS) and Leeb (HLD) hardness units. It also indicates the tensile strength (N / mm²).

- Measurement according to Leeb Rebound method
- Measurement units: HLD, HRA, HRB, HRC, HB, HV, HS
- Measurement ranges: 350-800 HLD, 59.1-85.8 HRA, 13.5-101.7 HRB, 20-68.5 HRC, 19-651 HB, 80-976 HV, , 32.2-99.5 HS, 374-2652 (N / mm²)
- Accuracy: ± 0.8%, Repeatability: ± 0.8%
- Impact Device: Type D (external probe with 1.5 m / .06 in long cable)
- Data interface: USB 1.1 port; Internal memory: Stores up to 100 data sets
PC-compatible software and data cable for analysis, reporting and archival.
- Printer is built into the device

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
US$ 1,577.00

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Order no.: PCE-3000U

The UCI metal hardness 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 metal hardness tester can test the tensile strength of steels up to 1740 MPa or 70 HRC.

- Ultrasonic non-destructive hardness testing (UCI)
- Ideal for thin metals, complex shapes, hardened layers, or requiring very small indentation
- Fast measurement times with very high accuracy
- One 50 N UCI probe included

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
US$ 2,466.00

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Order no.: PCE-3500-10

The Ultrasonic Contact Impedance (UCI) Metal Hardness Tester 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 and nitrided surfaces.


- Probe is 10 Newtons / 2.2 lbf force, 50 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
US$ 2,936.00

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Order no.: PCE-3500-98

The Ultrasonic Contact Impedance (UCI) Metal Hardness Tester 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 and nitrided surfaces.


- Probe is 98 Newtons / 22 lbf force, 10 and 50 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
US$ 2,936.00

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Order no.: PCE-3500

The Ultrasonic Contact Impedance (UCI) Metal Hardness Tester 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
US$ 2,936.00

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Order no.: PCE-3000UL

The UCI metal hardness tester PCE-3000UL can be used for quickly checking the hardness of components even after installation, two probes are included. The device offers a wide measurement range, easy handling, robust design, and a temperature resistance up to 40 °C (104 °F). Measures hardness in Rockwell, Brinell and Vickers, the UCI metal hardness tester can test the tensile strength of steels up to 1740 MPa or 70 HRC. The tester comes with two probes, one UCI probe for non-destructive testing and one Leeb probe for rebound testing.

- Non-destructive hardness testing
- Ultrasonic + Leeb hardness test method
- Ideal for thin metals, complex shapes, hardened layers, or requiring very small indentation
- Fast measurement times with very high accuracy
- 2 probes for UCI and Leeb rebound testing

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
US$ 3,399.00

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Order no.: PCE-5000

PCE-5000 is a portable material hardness tester that uses the ASTM A1038 ultrasonic contact impedance (UCI) method to measure the hardness of metals and alloys with a minimum thickness of 2 mm / .08 in. Non-destructive testing produces microscopic indentation.

- Measurement according to ASTM A1038 ultrasonic contact impedance (UCI) method
- Measurement units: Rockwell A (HRA), Rockwell B (HRB), Rockwell C (HRC), Brinell (HB), Vickers (HV) and MPa (N/mm²) SI units
- Measurement ranges: 61-85.6 HRA, 41-100 HRB, 20.3-68 HRC, 85-650 HB, 50-999 HV, 255-2180 MPa (N/mm²)
- Accuracy: ± 1.5 HR, ± 3% HB, ± 3% HV, Repeatability: ± 0.3%
- Memory size: 1,000 groups for measurement data and 20 groups for calibration data
- Different probe types (also automatic motorized probes) available

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
US$ 5,778.00

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