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Positector 6000 Coating Thickness Gages for ALL Metal Substrates

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Positector 6000 Coating Thickness Gauge
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Over 50 Configurations Available, See Ordering Guide For Details

The 6000 Series Coating Thickness Gauge is a precise and rugged, coating thickness gauges that use magnetic and eddy current principles to measure coating thickness on both ferrous and non-ferrous metals, accurately and quickly. No calibration adjustment is required for most applications.

The Positector's 2.8" impact-resistant color touchscreen features a redesigned keypad for quick menu navigation. An IP65-rated enclosure is watherproof, dustproof, and water-resistant. The probe has a wear resistant ruby probe tip, for long-lasting calibration.

USB, WiFi, and Bluetooth connectivity to PosiSoft PC, Mac, and Smartphone software . Conforms to ISO 2178/2360/2808, ISO 19840, ASTM B244/B499/D1186/D1400/D7091/E376/G12, BS3900-C5, SSPC-PA2, US Navy NAVSEA PPI 63101-000, US Navy NAVSEA 009-32, AS 2331.1.4, AS3894.3-B, and other standards.

Features

Positector 6000 Features Easy-To-Use
  • Ready to measure—no calibration adjustment required for most applications
  • Enhanced one-handed menu navigation
  • Flashing display—ideal in a noisy environment
  • RESET feature instantly restores factory settings
Durable
  • Solvent, acid, oil, water and dust resistant - weatherproof
  • Wear-resistant probe tip
  • Shock-absorbing, protective rubber holster with belt clip
  • Two year warranty on gage body AND probe
Accurate
  • Certificate of Calibration showing traceability to NIST or PTB included (Long Form)
  • Built-in temperature compensation ensures measurement accuracy
  • Hi-RES mode increases displayed resolution for use on applications that require greater precision
  • Conforms to national and international standards including ISO and ASTM
Versatile
  • Fully interchangeable probes are compatible with ALL gage bodies
  • Multiple Calibration adjustment options including 1 point, 2 point, known thickness, average zero
  • Selectable display languages
  • Hi Contrast backlit display for bright or dark environments
  • Flip display enables right-side-up viewing
  • Extended cables available (up to 75 m/250 ft) for underwater or remote measuring
  • Uses alkaline or rechargeable batteries (built-in charger)
Powerful
  • Statistics mode continually displays/updates average, standard deviation, min/max thickness and number of readings while measuring
  • HiLo alarm audibly and visibly alerts when measurements exceed user-specified limits
  • FAST mode - faster measurement speed for quick inspection
  • USB port for fast, simple connection to a PC and to supply continuous power. USB cable included
  • USB mass storage - stored readings and graphs can be accessed using universal PC/ Mac web browsers or file explorers. No software required
  • Every stored measurement is date and time stamped
  • Software updates via web keep your gage current
  • Connects to PosiTector.net

Feature Comparison Chart

Feature Comparison Chart Standard (1) Advanced (3)
2.8” impact resistant color touchscreen with redesigned keypad for quick menu navigation positector standard display positector advanced display
Fast measurement speed—60+ readings per minute. Enhanced FAST mode - 90+ readings per minute 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
Multiple stored calibration adjustments for measuring on a variety of substrate conditions -
Reading Storage Capacity 1000 in one group 250,000 in up to 1000 batches and sub batches
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 -
Onscreen help, real time graphing, picture prompting and batch notes -
Multiple stored calibration adjustments for measuring on a variety of substrate conditions -
Wireless Technology for data transfer to a PC or optional portable printer -

Dimensions

Positector Probe Dimensions
Probe Dimensions

Specifications

Measuring principle:magnetic induction principle (Ferrous)
eddy-current principle (Non-Ferrous)
Surface Temp.Maximum 120 °F / 49 °C
Power3 AAA batteries, Included
Dimensions5" x 2.6" x 1" (127 x 66 x 25.4 mm)
Weight4.9 oz. (137 g) without batteries
Protection ClassMeets or exceeds IP5X, Solvent, acid, oil, water & dust resistant
Warranty2 Years
Min. Concave Radius1 inch (2" OD)
StandardsConforms to ISO 2178/2360/2808, PrEN ISO 19840, ASTM B499/D1186/ D1400/D7091/E376/G12, BS3900-C5, SSPC-PA2 and others
Probe Cable Length3 ft (1 meter)
Nickel-PlatingNickel-plating with a phosphorus content of 8% or greater makes it a "non-magnetic" coating (typically Electroless Nickel Plating - EN) and it can be measured using a Ferrous probe.

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Telescopic Probe Extender
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Positector 6000 Probes
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Probes For Use With Positector® 6000 Series Coating Thickness Gauge

Complete Kit

ALL positector gauges are supplied as a complete kit including precision plastic shims, 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 showing traceability to NIST or PTB, USB cable, two (2) year warranty.

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Item Description Price
Integrated Probe 0–60 mils, 0–1500 μm
PosiTector® 6000 F1 Coating Thickness Gauge with Standard Display, Measures Coatings on Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns - NSN 6635-01-246-8868
$625.00
PosiTector® 6000 F3 Coating Thickness Gauge with Advanced Display, Measures Coatings on Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns
$1,025.00
PosiTector® 6000 N1 Coating Thickness Gauge with Standard Display, Measures Coatings on NON-Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns
$695.00
PosiTector® 6000 N3 Coating Thickness Gauge with Advanced Display, Measures Coatings on NON-Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns
$1,095.00
PosiTector® 6000 FN1 Coating Thickness Gauge with Standard Display, Measures Coatings on Ferrous and NON-Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns
$975.00
PosiTector® 6000 FN-E Coating Thickness Gauge with Advanced Display, Measures Coatings on Ferrous and NON-Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns
$1,375.00
Separate Probe 0–60 mils, 0–1500 μm
PosiTector® 6000 FS1 Coating Thickness Gauge with Standard Display, Measures Coatings on Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns
$725.00
PosiTector® 6000 FS3-E Coating Thickness Gauge with Advanced Display, Measures Coatings on Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns
$1,125.00
PosiTector® 6000 NS1 Coating Thickness Gauge with Standard Display, Measures Coatings on NON-Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns
$795.00
PosiTector® 6000 NS3-E Coating Thickness Gauge with Advanced Display, Measures Coatings on NON-Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns
$1,195.00
PosiTector® 6000 FNS1-E Coating Thickness Gauge with Standard Display, Measures Coatings on Ferrous and NON-Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns
$1,075.00
PosiTector® 6000 FNS3-E Coating Thickness Gauge with Advanced Display, Measures Coatings on Ferrous and NON-Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns
$1,475.00
90° Separate Probe 0–60 mils, 0–1500 μm
PosiTector® 6000 FRS1-E Coating Thickness Gauge with Standard Display, 90 Degree Probe Measures Coatings on Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns
$775.00
PosiTector® 6000 FRS3-E Coating Thickness Gauge with Advanced Display, 90 Degree Probe Measures Coatings on Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns
$1,175.00
PosiTector® 6000 NRS1-E Coating Thickness Gauge with Standard Display, 90 Degree Probe Measures Coatings on NON-Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns
$845.00
PosiTector® 6000 NRS3-E Coating Thickness Gauge with Advanced Display, 90 Degree Probe Measures Coatings on NON-Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns
$1,245.00
PosiTector® 6000 FNRS1-E Coating Thickness Gauge with Standard Display, 90 Degree Probe Measures Coatings on Ferrous and NON-Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns - FNRS1-E
$1,125.00
PosiTector® 6000 FNRS3-E Coating Thickness Gauge with Advanced Display, 90 Degree Probe Measures Coatings on Ferrous and NON-Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns - FNRS3-E
$1,525.00
For Anodizing Separate Probe 0–25 mils, 0–625 μm
PosiTector® 6000 Non-Ferrous Coating Thickness Gauge for Anodizing with Standard Body, 25 mils, 625um - NAS1-E
$975.00
PosiTector® 6000 Non-Ferrous Coating Thickness Gauge for Anodizing with Advanced Body, 25 mils, 625um - NAS3-E
$1,375.00
Duplex Coating Model (Zinc + Paint), Separate Probe 0–60 mils, 0–1500 μm
PosiTector® 6000 FNDS1 Duplex Coating Thickness Gauge with Standard Display, Measures Coatings on Ferrous and NON-Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns - FNDS1-E
$1,195.00
PosiTector® 6000 FNDS3 Duplex Coating Thickness Gauge with Advanced Display, Measures Coatings on Ferrous and NON-Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns - FNDS3-E
$1,595.00
Hot / Rough Surface Model, Separate Probe 0–80 mils, 0–2000 μm
PosiTector® 6000 FXS1-E Coating Thickness Gauge with Standard Display, Measures Coatings on Ferrous Metals up to 80 mils / 2000 Microns
$975.00
PosiTector® 6000 FXS3-E Coating Thickness Gauge with Advanced Display, Measures Coatings on Ferrous and NON-Ferrous Metals up to 60 mils / 1500 Microns
$1,375.00
Integrated Probe 0–250 mils, 0–6 mm
PosiTector® 6000 FT1-E Coating Thickness Gauge with Standard Display, Measures Coatings on Ferrous Metals up to 250 mils / 6000 Microns
$725.00
PosiTector® 6000 FT3-E Coating Thickness Gauge with Advanced Display, Measures Coatings on Ferrous Metals up to 250 mils / 6000 Microns
$1,125.00
Separate Probe 0–250 mils, 0–6 mm
Positector FTS1-E Coating Thickness Gauge with Standard Display and Cabled Probe. Measures coatings 0-250 mils / 6000 um on Ferrous metal ONLY. -FTS1-E
$825.00
Positector FTS3-E Coating Thickness Gauge with Advanced Display and Cabled Probe. Measures coatings 0-250 mils / 6000 um on Ferrous metal ONLY. - FTS3-E
$1,225.00
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous & Non-Ferrous Model with Standard Body, Separate Probe 250 mils, 6000 um -FNTS-1
$1,175.00
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous & Non-Ferrous Model with Advanced Body, Separate Probe 250 mils, 6000 um - FNTS3-E
$1,575.00
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous Only Model with Standard Body, Separate Right-angled Probe 250 mils, 6000 um - FTRS1-E
$875.00
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous Only Model with Advanced Body, Separate Right-angled Probe 250 mils, 6000 um - FTRS3-E
$1,275.00
Micro-Probe Models
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous Model with Standard Body, Straight Micro Probe 45 mils, 1143um - F0S1-E
$975.00
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous Model with Advanced Body, Straight Micro Probe 45 mils, 1143um - F0S3-E
$1,375.00
PosiTector® 6000 Non-Ferrous Model with Standard Body, Straight Micro Probe 25 mils, 625um - /N0S1-E
$975.00
PosiTector® 6000 Non-Ferrous Model with Advanced Body, Straight Micro Probe 25 mils, 625um - NOS3-E
$1,375.00
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous Model with Standard Body, 45 deg Micro Probe 45 mils, 1143um - F45S1-E
$975.00
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous Model with Advanced Body, 45 deg Micro Probe 45 mils, 1143um - F45S3-E
$1,375.00
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous Model with Standard Body, 90 deg Micro Probe 45 mils, 1143um - F90S1-E
$975.00
6000-F90S3
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous Model with Advaned Body, 90 deg Micro Probe 45 mils, 1143um - F90S3-E
$1,425.00
PosiTector® 6000 Non-Ferrous Model with Standard Body, 90 deg Micro Probe 25 mils, 625um - N90S1-E
$975.00
6000-N90S3
PosiTector® 6000 Non-Ferrous Model with Advanced Body, 90 deg Micro Probe 25 mils, 625um - N90S3-E
$1,495.00
Micro-Probe Models with Extended Reach Wand
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous Model with Standard Body, 90 deg Extended Micro Probe 45 mils, 1143um - F90ES1-E
$1,075.00
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous Model with Advanced Body, 90 deg Extended Micro Probe 45 mils, 1143um - F90ES3-E
$1,475.00
Hot / Rough Surface Model, Separate Probe 0–400 mils, 0–10000 μm
PosiTector® 6000 High Temperature Ferrous Coating Thickness Gauge with Standard Body, 400 mils, 10mm - FHXS1-E
$1,275.00
PosiTector® 6000 High Temperature Ferrous Coating Thickness Gauge with Advanced Body, 400 mils, 10mm - FHXS3-E
$1,675.00
Separate Probe 0–500 mils, 0–13 mm
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous Only Model with Standard Body, Separate Probe 500 mils, 13 mm - FKS1-E
$875.00
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous Only Model with Advanced Body, Separate Probe 500 mils, 13 mm - FKS3-E
$1,275.00
PosiTector® 6000 Non-Ferrous Only Model with Standard Body, Separate Probe 500 mils, 13 mm - NKS1-E
$895.00
PosiTector® 6000 Non-Ferrous Only Model with Advanced Body, Separate Probe 500 mils, 13 mm - NKS3-E
$1,295.00
Separate Probe 0–1.0 In, 0–25 mm
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous Only Model with Standard Body, Separate Probe 1 Inch, 25.4 mm - FJS1-E
$1,175.00
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous Only Model with Advanced Body, Separate Probe 1 Inch, 25.4 mm - FJS3-E
$1,575.00
Separate Probe 0–1.5 In, 0–38 mm
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous Coating Thickness Gauge with Standard Body, 1.5 in, 38mm range - FLS1-E
$1,375.00
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous Coating Thickness Gauge with Advanced Body, 1.5 in, 38mm range - FLS3-E
$1,775.00
Separate Probe 0–2.5 In, 0–65 mm
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous Coating Thickness Gauge with Standard Body, 2.5 inches, 63.5 mm range - FNGS1-E
$1,625.00
PosiTector® 6000 Ferrous Coating Thickness Gauge with Advanced Body, 2.5 inches, 63.5 mm range - FNGS3-E
$2,025.00
Accessories
Bluetooth Printer for PosiTector Series Gauges
$295.00
PAPERBT
10 Rolls of Paper for the Bluetooth Printer (PRINTERBT)
$20.00
USBAC
AC Power Adapter, 100-230V for PosiTector 6000 Display
$45.00
LENSSHIELD-E
Protective Lens Shields, Pack of 5 for PosiTector® 6000 Display
$10.00
BATTREAAA4PK
Rechargeable Battery Pack for PosiTector® 6000 Display
$20.00
Telescopic Probe Extender
$195.00
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