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HGF woodchip moisture meter for biomass

The HGF woodchip moisture meter enables the the exact determination of water content of biomass in one quick & easy measurement procedure and combines the determination of  water content. It is specially designed for measuring wood chips.

This woodchip moisture meter fulfills the requirements of heating plants, large plants and even small producers as the entire measurement procedure is extremely easy and only takes a few seconds. To start the measurement process, the HGF gauge simply needs to be turned on then the collected Biomass sample has to be poured into the storage bucket and the water content (%-moisture) can be read instantly from the large backlit LCD display.

The HGF-USB includes built-in memory for 10,000 values with serial output downloading data to external printer and is supplied with PC Software and USB Data Transfer Cable.

Moreover, this handy woodchip moisture meter for biomass also offers you the option of logging up to 3 additional customer-specific calibrations. Please contact us for an additional calibration, if your material to be measured is not ncluded in the standards provided.

  • Measuring range: 5% to 50% water content
  • Direct measurement without pretreatment of the material to be measured
  • Robust construction for use in production plants and heating plants
  • Temperature unit either ° C or ° F
  • Measurement of the sample temperature with automatic temperature compensation
  • Automatic self-adjustment
  • Supplied with matching plastic bucket
  • 2 years warranty

Complete Kit

The HGF woodchip moisture meter comes as a complete set consisting of:

  • HGF measuring device
  • Plastic bucket
  • Batteries
  • Manual
  • Data transmission cable USB module and software (HGF-USB model only)

Calibration curves
CurveMaterial Category   
Wood chips At least 1/3 hard. For wood chips with fines. P31 - P45   
Coarse wood chips At least 1/3 hardwood. For wood chips without fines. P45 - P63 and P16 - P31 for wood chips from short rotation   
Softwood chips More than 2/3 softwood. For wood chips with fines. P16 - P45   
Softwood coarse wood chips More than 2/3 softwood. Coarse wood chips without fines. P45 - P63   
Fine chips At least 1/3 hardwood. For wood chips with a lot of fines. P16 - P31   
Free 1 Additional storage space for customer characteristic    
Free 2 Additional storage space for customer characteristic    
Free 3 Additional storage space for customer characteristic    
Reference line To check the function    

Measuring range5 to 50% water content, depending on the material
Resolution0.5% water content
Calibration accuracy+/- 1.5%
Measurement TechniqueElectrical capacity
Sample volume12.5 liters
Temperature compensation:Automatical
Data logger10.000 measuring values with measuring point report
Protection classification:IP40
Menu languagesEnglish, German, Italian, French, Spanish, Russian, Portuguese, Czech and Polish
DisplayGraphic LCD display with backlight (128 x 64 pixel)
Operating temperatur:-20°C - +40°C
Storage temperature:0°C - +60°C
Dimensions:296 x 278 x 508 mm
Weight:7,9 kg
Measuring principle Dielectric measurement

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HGF - Biomass Moisture Meter
€ 1.939,00 
HGF-USB - Biomass moisture meter with USB output
€ 2.445,00 

Manufacturer's calibration certificate at delivery for new material humidity meters - 10600
€ 136,00 
Calibration Certificate - Factory calibration certificate protocol for humidity meters
€ 136,00 
All mentioned prices are excluding VAT & excluding shipment costs.
Availability: Available: 1 - 3 days, Delivery time: 1 - 3 weeks, special order request

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