RX-1600 Precision Durometer

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RX-1600 Durometer
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Available Scales: A, AO, B, CF, D, E, DO, M, O, OO, OOO, OOO-S, (Asker, ISO, DIN & JIS Scales also available, inquire)

The RX-1600 Durometer features a full-sized dial face for readability to within 1/2 point. The RX-1600 offers the maximum accuracy available in a dial model gauge at a minimum cost.

Type M Durometers require test stand OS-3 per ASTM D2240.

Features

  • Includes NIST-Traceable Calibration Certificate
  • Full 360 degree sweep
  • One year warranty
  • Conforms to ASTM D-2240
  • Minimum Sample Thickness-Type A = 6.00 mm (0.250")
    Minimum Sample Thickness-Type M = 1.25 mm (0.050")
  • Optional Removable Stainless Steel Barrel for Medical and Food Applications
    (Must be specified at time of order, not suitable for use with RX-1600-M or RX-1600-OOO-S)
  • Smallest diameter footer permitted by ASTM D2240 (1/2") permits measurement on parts with small surface area or close to the edge with maximim visibility

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Dimensions

RX-1600 Durometer dimensions

Complete Kit

The RX-1600 is supplied as a complete kit including the durometer & instruction manual in a foam-fitted metal carrying case.
RX-1600 durometer supplied as a complete kit

Slim Probe Durometers

Slim Probe Durometers
We offer custom slim probe versions of most durometer models and types. The slim probe attachment can be modified to fit your specific needs or applications.

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Specifications

Measuring Range0 - 100 units
Accuracy*±1 durometer unit (A,B,C,D,E,O,DO)
±2 durometer units (OO,OOO)
±4 durometer units (M)
Tolerance± 0.5 at "100" and -0 +1 at "0"
Dimensions2.25" x 6.125"H
Weight6 oz.
* Noteper ASTM D 2240-05, Sect 9.3: It is accepted that durometer readings below 20 or above 90 are not considered reliable. It is suggested that readings in these ranges be omitted.
Mounting Thread5/16-40
Indentor Tip303 Stainless with Melonite case hardened

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  Item Description Price  
Type A Durometer for Soft rubber, plastics and elastomers.
$395.00
Type B Durometer for Harder elastomers and plastics. Use above 93 A scale.
$440.00
Type C Durometer for Medium hard elastomers and plastics.
$440.00
Asker C Durometer for foam rubber
$695.00
Type CF Durometer for Seat Foam Hardness
$895.00
Type D Durometer for Hard rubber and plastics
$395.00
Type DO Durometer for Dense granular material and textile windings.
$440.00
Type M Durometer for Rubber and other soft material as thin as .050"
$695.00
Type O Durometer for soft elastomers below 20 A scale
$440.00
Type OO Durometer for Light foams, sponge rubber gels and animal tissue.
$440.00
Type OOO Durometer for Ultra soft gels and sponge rubber
$695.00
Type OOO-S Durometer for Ultra soft gels and sponge rubber softer than OOO
$695.00
Accessories
Type A Test Block Kit with NIST traceable certificate
$275.00
Type D Test Block Kit with NIST traceable certificate
$200.00
RX-RFA
Rectangular Footer for Durometers with 1/2" Diameter Barrel, 41 x 19 mm
$195.00
RSS
Upgrade to Removable Stainless Steel Barrel for Medical and Food Applications
(Must be specified at time of order, not suitable for use with RX-1600-M or RX-1600-OOO-S)
$200.00
RX-MEM
Memory Pointer For RX-1600 Durometer (Upgrade to RX-2000 Model)
$125.00
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