DeFelsko FXS3-E PosiTector 6000 FXS3 Advanced Coating Thickness Gage

Price: $ 1,375.00
DeFelsko FXS3-E PosiTector 6000 Advanced FXS3 Coating Thickness Gauge with FXS Xtreme™ Cabled Probe for rough and hot steel surfaces
New - Ability to measure on hot surfaces up to 250 deg C (500 deg F)
New - Braided stainless steel cable
New - Increased measuring range 0 – 2000 µm (0 - 80 mil)

The DeFelsko FXS3-E PosiTector 6000 FXS3 includes a Advanced body and a removable FXS Xtreme™ probe for measuring non-magnetic coatings on steel substrates. Our most rugged regular probe.

The DeFelsko PosiTector 6000 FXS3 Advanced Body features a high contrast color LCD display, 100,000 in up to 1000 groups memory reading storage capacity, USB data output, Scan Mode, Real-Time Graphing Bluetooth output and more.

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Feature Comparison ChartStandard(1)Advanced(3)
Order Code (PosiTector Standard gage body and FXS probe)FXS1FXS3
General FeaturesStandardAdvanced
All features shown on Overview page
PosiTector body accepts all PosiTector 6000, 200, DPM, RTR, SPG and UTG,probes easily converting from a coating thickness gage to a dew point meter, surface profile gage or wall thickness gage
High contrast, reversible color LCD
FAST mode - faster measurement speed for quick inspection
SCAN mode - take continuous readings without lifting the probe
Hi-Lo alarm - audibly and visibly alerts when measurements exceed your specified limits
Statistics - Instantly calculate average, standard deviation, min/max thickness and number of readings while measuring
Real time graphing and batch notes
Two (2) Year Warranty on Body and Probe
Memory Features & CapacityStandardAdvanced
Reading Storage Capacity250 in one group100,000 in up to 1000 groups
Screen Capture - record screen images for record keeping and review
Batch Annotation - Create meaningful batch names and enter notes directly on the instrument using a familiar on-screen QWERTY keyboard.
SSPC PA2 feature set determines if film thickness over a large area conforms to user-specified min/max levels
PSPC 90/10 feature determines determines if a coating system complies with an IMO performance standard for protective coatings
Multiple stored cal adjustments for measuring on a variety of substrate conditions
Connection OptionsStandardAdvanced
USB port for fast, simple connection to a PC and to supply continuous power. USB cable included
Wireless Technology for data transfer to a PC or optional portable printer
WiFi technology wirelessly communicates with, downloads software updates and provides access to the gages stored measurement data using a standard web browser.
PosiSoft Solutions - 4 ways to view and report your dataStandardAdvanced
PosiSoft Desktop
Powerful desktop software (PC/Mac) for downloading, viewing, printing and storing measurement data. No internet connection required.
PosiSoft USB Drive
Simple gage interface to retrieve data in a manner similar to USB flash drives, cameras or digital audio players. No software to install or internet connection required.
Web-based application offering secure centralized management of PosiTector and PosiTest AT-A readings. Synchronize measurement data from your instrument and access it from anywhere in the world.
PosiTector App
Mobile app connects PosiTector Advanced instruments to your iOS or Android smart device.

lineProbe Specifications

FXS Probe (included)
Range0 - 2000 um
0 - 80 mils
Accuracy*+ (0.05 mils + 1%) 0 - 2 mils
+ (0.1 mils + 1%) > 2 mils
+ (1 um + 1%) 0 - 50 um
+ (2 um + 1%) > 50 um

*Accuracies are stated as a fixed value plus a percentage of the gage's actual reading.

lineComplete Kit

Comes complete with Standard gage body, FXS probe, 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 traceable to NIST or PTB, USB cable, two (2) year warranty.

SIZE: 137 x 61 x 28 mm (5.4" x 2.4" x 1.1")

BODY WEIGHT: 140 g (4.9 oz.) without batteries

CONFORMS TO: ISO 2178/2360/2808, PrEN ISO 19840, ASTM B499/D1186/D1400/D7091/E376/G12, BS3900-C5, SSPC-PA2 and others

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