Durability + Design

Building Performance and Aesthetics

A Product of Technology Publishing
JPCL/PaintSquare | D+D | Paint BidTracker

Subscribe to D+D Magazine

Paint and Coatings Industry News

Main News Page


New Gage Tackles Thick-Film Coatings

Tuesday, December 18, 2012

More items for Good Technical Practice

Comment | More

DeFelsko Corp. has unveiled its newly updated, fifth-generation PosiTector, which can measure coating thickness up to 300 mils.

The non-destructive PosiTector 200 Ultrasonic Coating Thickness Gage is designed for measuring polyurea and other coatings on concrete, as well as coating thickness over wood, plastics, composites, metals, and more.

The new PosiTector 200 includes a polyurea probe for measuring thick-film coatings up to 300 mils.

New Features

The gage has been redesigned with more features, additional measuring ranges, and new models, the company said.

The PosiTector 200 includes a new polyurea probe for measuring thick-film coatings up to 300 mils. According to DeFelsko, it has the ability to accept all coating thickness, surface profile, environmental, and wall thickness probes.

Simple to use, the gage is ready to measure and requires no adjusting to measure most coatings, the company said. It also features enhanced one-handed menu navigation, a flashing display for noisy environments, and a reset feature to instantly restore factory settings.

Its non-destructive, ultrasonic technique conforms to ASTM D6132 and ISO 2808, DeFelsko said.

Advanced models of the gage feature WiFi wireless technology and an enhanced graphics mode with screen capture for detailed analysis of the coating system.

The advanced model can also measure up to three individual layer thicknesses in a multi-layer system, the company said.

The gage's body will accept all PosiTector SPG, DPM, 6000, 200, and UTG probes.

More information: www.defelsko.com

   

Tagged categories: Applied film thickness; DeFelsko; Polyurea; Thickness gauge; Ultrasonic thickness gauge

Comment Join the Conversation:

Sign in to our community to add your comments.

Arroworthy
ArroWorthy's Handcrafted Professional Brushes

One Dip of paint with our handcrafted semi-oval Rembrandt brush, you'll see why ArroWorthy makes a professional brush of unrivaled quality and performance.


KTA-Tator, Inc. - Corporate Office
KTA Laboratory Services

Fully equipped lab to solve
the most challenging
coatings problems.
Contact:
Kevin Brown, 336-874-2651
Corporate:
1-800-245-6379 x208


L. M. Scofield
Scofield High-Performance Concrete Floors

Scofield's Formula One Polished Concrete System is the next step in the evolution of architectural concrete: durable, low-maintenance and sustainable.


H&C Decorative Concrete Products
A comprehensive line for all your decorative concrete needs.

H&C® is committed to beautiful concrete protection and offers a variety of treatments and unlimited color possibilities.


Chemique Inc.
Paint Removal Made Easy!

Remove multiple coats in one application. Easy to use and safe. All products meet or exceed V.O.C. regulations. Contain no methylene chloride, methanol or petroleum distillates.


VaproShield
Innovative Vapor Permeable Air Barrier Membranes

Designed for all climate construction and compatible with most substrates for easy installation, our membranes emit zero VOC's and require no primer.


Dumond Chemicals Inc.
LEAD STOP®
Lead Encapsulating Compound

is a thick elastomeric coating that is made to be a long lasting barrier over lead-based paint. LEAD STOP® provides a protective barrier coat that seals and locks in lead that is contained in old lead-based paints on previously painted surfaces.

 
 
 
Technology Publishing

The Technology Publishing Network

The Journal of Protective Coatings & Linings (JPCL) PaintSquare
Durability + Design Paint BidTracker JPCL Europe

 
EXPLORE D+D:      Interact   |   Blogs   |   Resources   |   Buying Guides   |   Webinars   |   White Papers   |   Classifieds
GET D+D:      Subscribe   |   Advertising Media Kit
KNOW D+D:      About D+D   |   Privacy policy   |   Terms & conditions   |   Site Map   |   Search   |   Contact Us
 

© Copyright 2010-2014, Technology Publishing, Co., All rights reserved
2100 Wharton Street, Suite 310, Pittsburgh PA 15203-1951; Tel 1-412-431-8300; Fax 1-412-431-5428; E-mail webmaster@paintsquare.com