New ELCOMETER 456, fast, accurate and powerful coating thickness measurements

Anti-Corrosion Methods and Materials

ISSN: 0003-5599

Article publication date: 28 June 2011

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(2011), "New ELCOMETER 456, fast, accurate and powerful coating thickness measurements", Anti-Corrosion Methods and Materials, Vol. 58 No. 4. https://doi.org/10.1108/acmm.2011.12858daa.010

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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New ELCOMETER 456, fast, accurate and powerful coating thickness measurements

Article Type: New materials and equipment From: Anti-Corrosion Methods and Materials, Volume 58, Issue 4

After three generations and over ten years of the best-selling Elcometer 456 digital coating thickness gauge, the launch of the next generation has been announced.

Fast, reliable and accurate, the new Elcometer 456 sets new standards in coating thickness measurements. Available in a range of models for measuring dry film thickness on ferrous and non-ferrous metal substrates, the new Elcometer 456 is even more powerful, rugged and easier to use than ever before (Figure 1).

Figure 1 Elcometer 456 digital coating thickness gauge

Key features include:

  • A 2.4 in. colour display, clear menu structure and large buttons making the new Elcometer 456 incredibly easy to use.

  • Impact resistant and sealed against dust and water equivalent to IP64, the new Elcometer 456 is incredibly rugged and is the ideal gauge for all environments.

  • Memory capacity of up to 75,000 readings in alpha-numeric batches, interchangeable probes and output to ElcoMaster 2.0™ software the new Elcometer 456 is incredibly powerful.

  • Measurement capability to ±1 per cent on smooth, rough, thin and curved surfaces the new Elcometer 456 gives you repeatable and reproducible results and is backed by a two year gauge warranty.

  • Incredibly fast measuring speed of more than 70 readings per minute – the new Elcometer 456 is more than 40 per cent faster than other gauges.

More information is available from: www.elcometer456.com

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