Penetrometer - Soil Testing Equipment

•The apparatus is used for penetration test on a wide variety of materials such as grease, petroleum , bitumen, tar, wax, polish, food stuff, rubber asphalts and pharmaceutical creams. A given force is applied for a given period of time and a depression is made in the sample which is measured in tenth of milimeter on a vertical rod which can be adjusted for height. A rack and pinion and pointer assembly provides fine adjustment for needle tip to sample and incorporates a slipping clutch mechanism which makes reading of penetration and subsequent resetting of sample for accurate operation.

•Display TypeAnalog

•Usage/ApplicationChemical Laboratory

•Protection ClassIP49, IP50 and IP167

•Dial Graduated0-400 in 1/10 millimeter sub-division

Penetrometer - Soil Testing Equipment