Penetrometer for Top Layers

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The hand penetrometer for top layers is a device that is used to determine the penetration resistance of top layers.
Small cones are ideal for shallow measurements and horizontal measurements in, for example, profile pits.

  • Small cones allow for shallow measurements
  • Good measurements at 15x cone diameter
  • Clear readout
  • Durable construction
  • Factory calibrated exchangeable springs.

Penetrometer for Top Layers - Applications
The hand penetrometer for top layers is specifically used for:

  • Determining the density in top layers, i.e. whether a sports field is playable
  • Horizontal measurements

Penetrometer for Top Layers - Specifications

GENERAL
Angle of cone 30°
Cone surface range 0.25, 0.5 cm²
Connection Screwthread
Maximum force 1500 @ 0.25 cm² kPa
Maximum measuring depth 0.6m
Measured parameters Penetration resistance
Measuring accuracy < ± 8%
Measuring range 0…6000 kPa
Product material Stainless steel, iron, other material
Reading accuracy 1%
Registration type Manual
Package size 41 x 30 x 9 cm
Weight 2.68 kg
ACCESSORIES
Included? Yes - supplied as a complete set including measuring device, extension rods, various cones, compression springs and tools.

Penetrometer for Top Layers Resources

Penetrometer for Top Layers Manual

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