Glossmeter Made for Speed, Data Loads


Elcometer has rolled out a hand-held gloss measurement tool that is designed for speed and can store up to 40,000 readings.

According to the Manchester, UK-based company, the Elcometer 480 can:

  • Measure gloss, haze and percent reflectance in a single unit;
  • Provide real-time, accurate gloss values over the entire surface area;
  • Store up to 40,000 readings in 2,000 alpha-numeric batches; and
  • Connect via USB or Bluetooth to Android and iPhone mobile devices allows for instant data analysis and report generation.

Meter users can also manually or automatically enter created test limits, which provides instant Pass/Fail and variation from approved gloss values, the company says.

Each gauge is compatible with ElcoMaster data management software, which allows users to combine gloss measurements with other key parameters like coating thickness and adhesion.

The company says the Elcometer 480 is compatible with iPhones through the 5S and Android devices running Android software 2.1 and higher.

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