Gloss measuring instrument GlossTector©

Supplied in one and three-angle design

These instruments can be supplied in one and three-angle design.

The GlossTector© 60° is equipped with a universal angle of 60° and determines universal and normal gloss levels.

The GlossTector© 20°-60°-85° determines – depending on its setting – the respective levels for high gloss, universal, normal or dull gloss.

GlossTector© 60° plus:

The large measurement range of 0 - 1999 GU enables high gloss measurements on metallic surfaces, mirrors and glass.

The easy handling and calibration ensure quick operational readiness for different demands in the production flow and labratory.

Powerful down to the smallest detail

  • determination of the gloss levels from dull to mirror gloss
  • easy and quick calibration
  • measurement display with good stability characteristics
  • high repeat accuracy
  • stable optics which does not need to be replaced
  • handy design and robust casing for a long service life
  • standard calibration disks from quartz crystal ensure high-precision calibration with high accuracy
  • battery-operated independent from mains
  • battery warning display
  • calibration based on only one standard

Application

  • Gloss measurement of colors and surfaces on automobile vehicles, electronic equipment or musical instruments
  • Gloss measuerment on floorboards, marble, granite and tiles in the architecutre and decor industries
  • Gloss measurement of ink and paper in the printing industry
  • Gloss measurement of hard aluminum alloys
  • Mainly used in the coating industry
Gloss measuring instrument GlossTector 60°
Gloss measuring instrument GlossTector 20° 60° 85°

Standard delivery range

  • GlossTector 60°/GlossTector 60° plus/GlossTector 20° 60° 85°
  • High gloss standard (black)
  • Measuring disk white
  • Duster
  • Battery
  • Service bag
  • Certificate 
  • Users manual

Specifications

All SaluTron® gauges correspond to national (DIN) and international (ISO, BS, ASTM) norms and possess the CE-sign.
Specifications are subject to change without prior notice.

(GU = Gloss-Units) GlossTector 60° GlossTector 60° plus GlossTector 20° 60° 85°
Measuring head/Geometry 60° 60° 20°, 60° and 85°
Measuring range 0 - 199,9 GU L: 0 - 199,9 GU
H: 0 - 1999 GU
0 - 199,9 GU
 
20°:
 
> 70
 
60°:
 
 
30 - 70 GU (according to ISO 2813)
or 10 - 70 GU (according to ASTM D 523)
 
85°: < 30 GU
Measuring precision up to ± 1,0 GU L: ± 1,2 GU
H: ± 12 GU
up to ± 1,5 GU
Measure opening 13 x 26 mm
(Ø = 13 mm)
13 x 26 mm
(Ø = 13 mm)
20°: 10 x 10 mm
60°: 10 x 20 mm (Ø = 10 mm)
85°: 7 x 24 mm (Ø = 7 mm)
Measuring surface 20 x 40 mm 20 x 40 mm 11 x 54 mm
Stability up to ± 0,4 GU up to ± 0,4 GU up to ± 0,4 GU
Dimension 114 x 32 x 64 mm 114 x 32 x 64 mm 140 x 32 x 64 mm
Weight of device with Battery 280 g 300 g 340 g
Weight of complete measuring case 740 g 760 g 800 g
Standards EN ISO 2813, DIN 67530, ISO 7668, ASTM D 523
Figure hight 10 mm
Standard light type A
Detector Silicon photo sensor
Spectral evaluation V (L) approximated
Ambient temprature 0 to 40°C
Relative air humidity below 85%
Battery 1 x 1,5 V Alkaline battery
Operating time up to 60 hours or 10.000 Measurements