Sound Level Meter Rental Source

The Modal Shop's sound level meter rental program helps engineers and acousticians proceed with research and development despite budgetary constraints limiting project and testing purchases.

Cincinnati, OH - THE MODAL SHOP, INC., helps engineers meet their acoustic testing needs through sound level meter rentals. With a large selection of sound level meters available, the rental program provides easy, customer service driven access to the most recent models and software. Sound level meters are often available for overnight delivery. Engineers and acousticians with limited budgets can expand existing meter counts as needed for project-based testing or use products prior to purchase to ensure the viability of particular models in permanent test setups.

The popular Larson Davis 831 sound level meter provides test engineers with a unique combination of time, event, and spectral history data capturing capabilities. Model 831 includes extensive memory, on-board sound recording, 1/1 and 1/3 octave spectra, ANY LEVEL(TM) multi parameter measurements, and innovative advanced noise event detection and analysis. A built in USB port communicates data efficiently to any PC.

Portable and customizable, the 831 is an ideal tool for acoustic testing. Low measurement level and gain parameters can be applied to expand the 20-140dB SPL range, making the meter perfect for applications ranging from ballistics to wind turbine testing. Rental configurations are available in outdoor-based kits with tripods, environmental protection kits, and cases with external batteries for unattended airport, highway and construction monitoring.

While renting market leading sound level meters from The Modal Shop, customers receive expert application support from the knowledgeable TMS Application Engineering Team. The answer to any application or support question is only a phone call or email away.

THE MODAL SHOP, INC. offers many unique rental products and accessories. For specification sheets, application data, pricing, or to schedule a rental, please contact THE MODAL SHOP, INC., 3149 E. Kemper Road, Cincinnati, OH 45241-1516, Internet:, 800-860-4867, Fax 513-458-2172 or e-mail:


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