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DCF-2000 DISCONTINUED - Superior Performance Coating Thickness Gauge

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As of mid 2021 the DCF-2000 is no longer available. We recommend the MiniTest 650F as a replacement.

Measuring Range - 0.01-78.0 mils (0.1–1980 µm)

The CHECK•LINE DCF-2000 Series Coating Thickness Gauge accurately measures the thickness of paint, plating, galvanize and other coatings on Ferrous metal surfaces. The DCF-2000 incorporates the latest technology to provide consistent, highly accurate results in a wide variety of applications.


  • Long-lasting, driftless calibration provides reliable, repeatable results over the entire measuring range.
  • 0.01 mil (0.1µm) resolution
  • Keypad-selectable English or metric units
  • Lightweight and battery-powered
  • All models are supplied with the gauge, probe and cable assembly, bare test plate(s), two (2) plastic calibration shims & instruction manual all in a foam-fitted, hard-plastic carrying case.

Complete Kit

The DCF-2000 includes gauge, probe, bare test plate(s), two precision calibration shims and instructions, all in a foam-fitted carrying case.

Related Products

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NIST Traceable Test Plates
- Set includes three (3) coated plates of certified thickness plus one (10 un
- Each plate is marked in both mils and microns
- Each plate measures 1.375" x 1.375"
Certified Plastic Shims
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Certified Plastic Shims / Foils for Coating Thickness Gauge Calibration and Verifications


Measuring Range0.01-78.0 mils (0.1-1980 µm)
Accuracy±1% of reading plus 0.03 mils (0.8 µm)
Resolution0.01 mils (0-7 mils), 0.1µm (0-99.9 µm)
0.1 mils (7-78 mils), 1µm (100-1980 µm)
Minimum Substrate Thickness15 mils (375 µm)
Calibration Std'sBare metal test plate(s) plus two (2) precision commercial grade calibration shims (NIST traceable shims are available. Inquire)
Battery Type9 Volt alkaline
Battery Life6 months (approx.) normal use with auto shutoff after 90 seconds of non-use
Dimensions5.7" x 3.1" x 1.5"
(145 x 79 x 38 mm)
Weight12 oz. (340 g)
Temperature LimitsMaterial 32 - 300 F (0 - 149 °C)
Ambient - 32 - 120 F (0 - 50 °C)
WarrantyOne year

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