Paul N. Gardner Co., Inc.

Meter measures coating gloss and thickness.
Test & Measurement

Meter measures coating gloss and thickness.

Using same sample position to measure coating gloss and thickness, micro-TRI-gloss II features scroll wheel menu navigation and easy-link software for documentation in Excel®. Unit holds up to 999 readings with name input and displays statistics, difference, and pass/fail readings. Measurement range for 20°, 60°, and 85° high-gloss to matte coatings is 0-2,000 GU, 0-1,000...

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Analyzer measures orange peel and DOI.
Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

Analyzer measures orange peel and DOI.

Suited for curved and small parts, Micro-Wave-Scan features selectable scan length of 20, 10, or 5 cm and measurement area of 4 mm x scan length. Hand-held unit can measure curvature greater than 300 mm. Structure spectrum gives information about various structure sizes, and cause of appearance changes can be analyzed. Up to 2,000 readings can be stored in selectable memories. Docking station...

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Laboratory Grinder enables reproducible dispersions.
Machinery & Machining Tools

Laboratory Grinder enables reproducible dispersions.

Built into thick steel plate housing, Elcometer 2000 utilizes 2 ground glass discs for grinding. Fixed upper disc adjusts operating force between 11-220 lb, while bottom plate rotates at 100 rpm. Movement is provided by geared motor system capable of carrying out tests under extreme conditions. One counter keeps track of number of revolutions and automatically stops motor, while another counter...

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Color Gauge provides true spectral analysis.
Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

Color Gauge provides true spectral analysis.

Working on spectrophotometric principle, ColorTest features 45°/0° measuring geometry according to DIN 5033. External probe illuminates sample with defined light source to measure spectrally light remitted. Unit includes external spring-loaded probe head, automatic/manual start trigger, 4-button menu control, and non-volatile memory for 1,000 color readings. It is suited for quality...

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Viscometer uses tuning fork vibration method.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Viscometer uses tuning fork vibration method.

Featuring accuracy of 1% of reading, Model SV-10 offers measurement range of 3.0-10,000 cP without need to change sensor plates. Response time is a few seconds, and temperature sensor constantly monitors temperature compensation. Model SV-10 can measure viscosity of flowing samples, including liquid in turbulent flow. Drive frequency of 30 Hz allows measurement of foam samples without breaking...

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Pinhole Detectors utilize wet sponge method.
Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Pinhole Detectors utilize wet sponge method.

Elcometer® 270 Series of holiday detectors features automatic voltage calibration and voltage checks along with low battery indicator and visual and audio alarm. It provides integral and separate wand functionality and is available in 4 model variants. Featuring easy release, snag proof cables, product is compatible with fully interchangeable wand accessories.

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Goniometer fits in hard-to-reach places.
Test & Measurement

Goniometer fits in hard-to-reach places.

Measuring 60 x 85 mm and weighing 400 g, Portable Model PGX measures wetting and absorption on any size surface. User places instrument on top of specimen, presses button, and instrument captures sequence of images to describe liquid/substrate interaction. Results are presented as static contact angle or dynamic wetting and liquid penetration as function of time. Calibration in static mode is...

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Window Tint Meter ensures proper visibility.
Communication Systems & Equipment

Window Tint Meter ensures proper visibility.

Pocket Detective 3.0 measures both Visible Light Transmission and Visible Light Reflectance. Operating from 1,600 mAh internal battery, unit includes Magna-Alignment(TM) auto alignment system, pushbutton operation, LCD digital readout, panel-light function indicators, and auto shut-off. Instrument measures all windows of vehicle, including roll-down and fixed glass. It is also suited for...

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Stroboscope fits in user's hand and pocket.
Test & Measurement

Stroboscope fits in user's hand and pocket.

Featuring single hand operation, PK2 Pocket Strobe is suited for taking non-contact rpm measurements and inspecting moving parts by freezing or slowing down action. Internal NiMH battery provides 1 hr of continuous operation, regardless of flash rate, and unit fits in pocket or can be worn on belt holster. With resolution of ±1 rpm over entire range to 12,500 fm/rpm, strobe has 800 Lux...

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Window Tint and Reflectance Meters have portable design.
Test & Measurement

Window Tint and Reflectance Meters have portable design.

Hand-held, battery-operated ColorQA(TM), designed for portability, measures color in red, green, and blue percentage format. It features pushbutton operation and 4-line LCD display that indicates target color, sample color, difference in measurements, and percent difference. ColorRT(TM) allows users to measure transparent and non-transparent materials. Spring-loaded cartridge chambering system...

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