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Desco Surface Resistance Test Kit

SKU: DES19780



$2,647.77 including GST
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own it from $10 a week with Group 2 Copy Created with Sketch.

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  • Accurately measures RTT, RTG, or Resistivity for quick checks, factory audits, or test lab evaluation of product per Compliance Verification ESD TR53
  • Versatile tool - measuring surface resistance as exponent number illuminates immediately, but designed to measure for full 15 second electrification period and exceeds accuracy requirements of ANSI/ESD S4.1
  • Used to test complete verification
  • Per ESD TR-S3, worksurfaces and shelves S4.1, floors S7.1, garmens S2.1, seating ESD STM S12.1, and flooring foot wear STM 97.1
  • Meter measures ambient temperature and relative humidity
  • Available when required for test records
  • Color coded LED and digital LCD read-out
  • Easy to read, no interpretation needed; can easily be used for quick go/no go checks
  • Automatic Test Range Voltage Selection
  • In accordance with ESD Association standard, meter will test at 10 volts and automatically switch to 100 volts if over 105 ohms
  • Surface resistance exponent always displayed if test button is depressed
  • Quickly and continuously provides exponent of resistance measurement which is often all that is required for quick checks or factory periodic tests
  • LED identifies function and type of measurement displayed by LCD
  • Over electrification period cycles through temperature in °F then °C, then Relative Humidity, and then mantissa of resistance
  • Portable operating on just two alkaline AA batteries
  • Very versatile requiring no plugging in or sourcing special batteries
  • 1____ on the LCD displays indicates Overrange
  • Quickly identify insulative surfaces as the reading exceeds the display capabilities
  • Flashing LED warns when battery is low
  • Alerts you when batteries need changing
  • 10 Volt button feature
  • Can override automatic voltage selection and perform test at 10 V
  • Test Kit includes set of Five Pound Electrodes and Leads, but the replacement items can be purchased
  • Electrodes and leads more likely to be damaged and need replacement; if this occurs no need to purchase entire Test Kit
  • Power Supply:
  • Two AA alkaline batteries
  • Monitoring and control instruments out of the scope of RoHS
  • Made in America


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