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PosiTector 6000GS Coating Thickness Gauge

Made in the USAThe coating thickness gauge PosiTector 6000GS is a hand-held, electronic precise, rugged tester designed for non-destructive measurement of very thick coatings on ALL metals accurately and quickly using magnetic and eddy current principles.
Ideal for measuring ship hull coatings and thick intumescent paints.

Range: 0 - 63,5 mm
Accuracy:+/- (0.2 mm + 3%)
Minimum Surface Area: 254 x 254 mm
Minimum Substrate Thickness: 5 mmSubstrates:= Coatings on Ferrous metals (Steel & Cast Iron)
N= Coatings on Non-Ferrous metals (Aluminium, Copper, etc)
FN= Combination: Coatings on All Metals

The 6000GS is available in Standard (1) or Advanced (3) configuration.
The Standard(1) model has a monochrome display, 1000 reading memory and USB data output.
The Advanced(3) model adds a high contrast color LCD display, Scan Mode, Real-Time Graphing Bluetooth output and more.

Probe - Feature Comparison Chart
Feature Comparison Chart Standard
Hi Contrast LCD Display Color screen
color screen
General Features Standard
FAST mode - faster measurement speed for quick inspection
SCAN Mode - take continuous readings without lifting the probe -

Hi-Lo limits audibly and visibly alerts when measurements exceed your specified limits

Instantly calculate average, standard deviation, min/max thickness and number of readings while measuring

Onscreen help, real time graphing, picture prompting and batch notes -
Memory Features & Capacity Standard
Reading Storage Capacity 1000 in one group 250,000 in up to 1000 groups
Create meaningful batch names and enter notes directly on the instrument using a familiar on-screen QWERTY keyboard. -
SSPC PA2 feature set determines if film thickness over a large area conforms to user-specified min/max levels -
PSPC 90/10 feature determines if a coating system complies with an IMO performance standard for protective coatings -
Multiple stored calibration adjustments for measuring on a variety of substrate conditions -
Connection Options Standard
USB port for fast, simple connection to a PC and to supply continuous power. USB cable included
WiFi technology wirelessly synchronizes with PosiSoft.net, downloads software updates, and connects to mobile devices for expanded functionality -
Bluetooth Wireless Technology for data transfer to a PC or optional portable printer -
PosiSoft Solutions Standard
PosiSoft Desktop Software Desktop software for PC or Mac computer
PosiSoft USB Drive Access your PosiTector as a flash drive. View and print readings and graphs using universal PC/Mac web browsers or file explorers
PosiSoft.net (formerly PosiTector.net) Cloud-based application offering centralized management of PosiTector readings
PosiSoft Mobile Gage-based software application featured in all PosiTector Advanced instruments -

Probe Specifications
Range: 0 - 63,5 mm
0 - 63500 µm
+ (0.2 mm + 3%)
Minimum Surface Area: 254 x 254 mm
Minimum Substrate Thickness: 5 mm
*Accuracies are stated as a fixed value plus a percentage of the gauge's actual reading.

Measuring principleMagnetic induction principle (Ferrous)
Eddy-current principle (Non-Ferrous)
DisplayBacklit & Reversible LCD
Data Output USB - "1" & "3" Models
Bluetooth - "3" Models
Power3 AAA batteries, Included
Dimensions body146 x 64 x 31 mm
Weight body140 g without batteries
Dimensions probeØ 127 mm x 140 mm
Weight probe800 g
Range0 - 63,5 mm
Accuracy:+ (0.2 mm + 3%)
Minimum Surface Area:254 x 254 mm
Minimum Substrate Thickness:5 mm
Warranty2 Years
Calibration CertificateCertificate of Calibration showing traceability to NIST included
Display languagesEnglish, French, German, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, Portuguese, Italian, Norwegian, Russian, Czech, Polish and Korean

Complete Kit
Comes complete with:
  • gauge body
  • FNGS probe
  • Certified Polystyrene Blocks (P8)
  • protective rubber holster with belt clip
  • wrist strap
  • 3 AAA alkaline batteries
  • instructions
  • nylon carrying case with shoulder strap
  • protective lens shield
  • Long Form Certificate of Calibration traceable to NIST
  • USB cable
  • two (2) year warranty.

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Availability: Available: 1 - 3 days, Delivery time: 1 - 3 weeks, special order request

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