Shore Hardness Durometer Offers Durability, Versatility

The new PosiTector SHD Shore Hardness Durometer from Paul N. Gardner Company offers simplicity, durability and versatility while measuring the indentation hardness of non-metallic materials.

POMPANO BEACH, FL — The new PosiTector SHD Shore Hardnesss Durometer from Paul N. Gardner Company is a handheld electronic instrument that measures the indentation hardness of non-metallic materials. Two durometer models are available for different hardness ranges — Shore A and Shore D.

Easy-to-read digital display has a reset feature to instantly restore factory settings. The durable PosiTector SHD case repels solvents, acid, oil, water and is dust resistant. The Durometer ncludes a shock-absorbing, protective rubber holster with belt clip and has a two year warranty on body and probe.

The PosiTector SHD includes the following features:

  • Certificate of Calibration showing traceability to NIST included
  • Auto Ignore mode disregards readings below 20 and above 90 per international standards
  • Hi-RES mode increases displayed resolution to 0.1
  • Includes test block to verify operation
  • Conforms to national and international standards including ISO and ASTM
  • Continually displays/updates average, standard deviation, min/max hardness and number of readings while measuring
  • Screen Capture — save screen images for record keeping and review
  • HiLo alarm audibly and visibly alerts when measurements exceed user-specified limits
  • USB port for fast, simple connection to a PC and to supply continuous power
  • PosiSoft USB Drive stores readings and graphs that can be accessed using universal PC/Mac web browsers or file explorers
  • Includes PosiSoft suite of software for viewing and reporting data
  • No software required. but software updates via the internet keep your gage current