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Newly updated TH-170 portable hardness testers available from Testequip

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article image Newly updated TH-170 portable hardness tester

Testequip ’s TH-170 portable hardness tester has now been updated with advanced features.

TH-170 portable hardness testers, with integrated Universal D Impact devices, utilise state of the art micro electronic technology and incorporate a hardness impact probe, microprocessor, and data display for use in dark areas.

These portable hardness testers provide optimal reliability for a wide measuring range, and are capable of automatically converting and displaying measurements into Brinell, Rockwell, Leebs, Vickers and Shore hardness values.

Conforming to ASTM A956 standard, TH-170 portable hardness testers cover an extensive range of applications in the industry; supplying the required test results where bench-top hardness testers cannot be used.

Supplied in a pocket sized carrying case, the main features of the TH-170 portable hardness tester include:

  • use of regular AAA batteries
  • USB interface for data transfer to PC or printer
  • automatic identification of impact direction, which reduces measuring errors as a result of wrong settings
  • backlight display for use in dark areas
  • upper and lower limit setting
  • memory of 270 average data in 9 group files
  • automatic switch off
  • battery capacity display
  • software calibration.
The TH-170 portable hardness tester is suitable for a range of applications including:
  • hardness testing of large and heavy objects
  • production lines of mass produced components
  • materials identification in stores and warehouses
  • difficult to access or confined spaces.

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