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3000FX Series Coating Thickness Gauge


Made in Germany3 Models
DCF-3000FX
- Ferrous Only Model
DCN-3000FX - Non-Ferrous Only Model
DCFN-3000FX - Combination Ferrous & Non-Ferrous Model

Measuring Range: 0-1500 µm (0-60.00 mils)

The Checkline 3000FX Series coating thickness gauge is a multifunctional fully menu driven gauge for fast, professional and precise coating thickness measurement for

  • varnish, paint and electroplated coatings on iron/steel and
  • varnish, paint and anodising coatings on non-ferrous metals and on austenitic stainless steels

All external probes are machined to ultra-high standards and utilize a unique, hard-metal probe tip which prevents probe wear.

A v-notched footer provides a stable footing on small cylindrical parts, which can be removed to expose a "micro-probe" sensor perfect to measure on small surfaces and parts.

Where to use 3000FX Series?
Wherever coatings are applied – whether on visual and aesthetic grounds, to prevent corrosion protection, or for functional and mechanical reasons – the coating thickness represents an essential quality feature. The 3000FX Series is ideal for speedy, non-destructive and exceptionally precise coating thickness measurement.
 


Features
  • The 3000FX Series is a compact, lightweight coating thickness gauge for operators who require both innovative and user-friendly measuring techniques
  • The 3000FX Series ensures non-destructive coating thickness measurement on steel and non Ferrous metals
  • Data transfer to a printer or PC takes place via an infra-red interface
  • A great number of readings can be statistically evaluated: number of readings, mean value, standard deviation, minimum and maximum reading. 200 readings can be stored in the memory.
  • The 3000FX Series identifies the substrate and activates the appropriate measuring procedure.
  • Menu in a choice of three languages ensures ease of operation
  • The uniform contact pressure of the sensor is kept to a minimum, preventing scratches and indentations to sensitive surfaces.
  • NIST Certificate Included at no additional cost
  • Up to 10 000 readings can be statistically evaluated: number of readings, mean value, standard deviation, minimum and maximum reading.
  • 1 Year Warranty

Accessories

3000-IRP Portable infra-red thermal data printer


  • Archivable up to 5 years, if dryly stored without UV exposure
  • Integrated IrDA infrared interface
  • Speed of printing: 16 lines/sec

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3000-IRP Portable infra-red thermal data printer 126034

3000-IR Infrared Adapter - 3000-IR - USB or Serial (RS232)


  • For data transfer to a standard PC (RS232) or printer (RS232).
  • The 3000-IR is self-powered by the RS-232 (serial) or USB port
  • Meets IrDA 1.0 physical specifications

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3000-IR Infrared Adapter - 3000-IR - USB or Serial (RS232) 126035

Cps in various thicknesses


  • Calibration Foils for Coating Thickness Gauges

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Cps in various thicknesses 126033

3000-PTS Coating Thickness Gauge Test Stand


  • Spring loaded lever for fast & precise travel
  • It's Compact size and light weight make it an Ideal test stand for all workplaces

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3000-PTS Coating Thickness Gauge Test Stand 126212

Dimensions
Dimensions 3000FX Series


Measuring Limits
Minimum Radius for Convex Surfaces Minimum Radius for Convex Surfaces3 mm
Minimum Radius for Concave Surfaces5 mm
Minimum Radius for Concave SurfacesMinimum Headroom100 mm
Minimum Sample DiameterMinimum Sample Diameter5 mm
Minimum Substrate Thickness - FMinimum Substrate Thickness - F0,5 mm
Minimum Substrate Thickness - NFe50 µm

Resolution Table
Microns (µm)
0.0 - 99.9 µm 0.1 µm
100.0 - 249.8 µm 0.2 µm
250.0 - 499.5 µm 0.5 µm
500 - 999 µm 1 µm
1.000 - 1.998 mm 0.002 mm
 
Mils
0.00 - 9.99 mils 0.01 mils
10.00 - 24.98 mils 0.02 mils
25.00 - 49.95 mils 0.05 mils
50.0 - 99.9 mils 0.1 mils

Specifications
Gauge versions:DCF-3000FX
for measurements on iron/steel
DCN-3000FX
for measurements on non-ferrous metals
DCFN-3000FX
for measurements on iron/steel and on non-ferrous metals
Measuring principle:magnetic induction principle (Ferrous)
eddy-current principle (Non-Ferrous)
Range:0 - 1500 µm (0 - 60.00 mils)
Accuracy:± 1µm (0.04 mils) + 1% of reading
Resolution:0.1 µm (0.004 mils) or < 2 % of reading
Display:back-light, 4-digit alphanumeric, digit height: 10mm
Min. Measuring Area:5 mm x 5 mm (0.2" x 0.2")
Min. Curvature Radius:convex: 3 mm (0.12")
concave: 5 mm (0.2")
Min. Substrate Thickness:Ferrous: 0.5 mm (20 mils)
Non-Ferrous: 50 µm (2 mils)
Calibration:factory calibration, zero calibration, foil calibration, offset-function: addition or subtraction of a constant value
Memory:200 readings
Statistics Program:Number of readings, mean value, standard deviation, maximum and minimum reading of max. 10,000 readings
Data Output:Infrared IrDA Standard
Operating Temp:0 °C to 50 °C (32 °F to 122 °F)
-15 °C to 150 °C (with optional plastic footer)
Surface Temp:-15 °C to 60 °C (5 °F to 140 °F)
Storage Temp:-20 °C to +60 °C (-4 °F to 140 °F)
Power:2 AA - 1.5V
Dimensions:137 mm x 66 mm x 23 mm
Weight:205 g (7 oz) - gauge + probe
Protection Class:IP 52 (proof against dust and dripping water)
Standards:DIN, ISO, ASTM, BS
Warranty:1 year

Complete Kit

The 3000FX Series is supplied as a complete kit with:

  • coating thickness gauge
  • zero plate
  • 2 calibration standards
  • 2 AA batteries
  • soft carrying pouch
  • instruction manual
  • manufacturer´s certificate


The DCF-3000FX is supplied with a
ferrous zero-plate
The DCN-3000FX is supplied with a
non-ferrous zero-plate
The DCFN-3000FX is supplied with a
ferrous and a non-ferrous zero-plate



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Products

Product
Price
Quantity
DCF-3000FX Ferrous Only Model Complete Kit
€ 825,00 
DCN-3000FX Non-Ferrous Only Model Complete Kit
€ 825,00 
DCFN-3000FX Combination Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Model Complete Kit
€ 1.175,00 
 
Accessories

Product
Price
Quantity
3000-HTF - High Temp Footer
€ 35,00 
3000-IRP Portable infra-red thermal data printer
€ 499,00 
3000-IR-RS232 - IrDA Adapter RS232 (serial)
€ 69,00 
3000-IR-USB - IrDA Adapter USB
€ 119,00 
3000-HTF-EXT - Hig Temperature Ring Extreme up to 300 degrees Celsius
€ 365,00 
All mentioned prices are excluding VAT & excluding shipment costs.
Availability: Available , preorder 1-2 weeks , special order, request