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Coating Thickness Gauge

Defelsko Positest FM (Banana Gauge)

Coating Thickness Gauge

Coating Thickness Gauge PosiTest magnetic pull-off thickness gauge for the non-destructive measurement of non-magnetic coatings (paint, enamel, galvanizing, metalizing, plating, etc.) on steel.For:  Hot dip galvanizing, hard chrome metalizing, paint enamel, plastic coatings on steel.


  • 0-80 mils (FM)
  • +/-0.2 mils up to 4 mils
  • +/-5% of the reading over 4 mils


  • Certificate of Calibration showing traceability to N.I.S.T. included with every gage
  • Matching Calibration Standards and Procedures available for every model
  • Highly wear resistant Carbide Probe for longest life and continuous accuracy
  • Remove center of dial cover for easy calibration adjustment
  • Conforms to national and international standards


  • Extra rugged housing, not affected by mechanical shock, water, acid or solvents
  • Unique overall design, fully supported, positive positioning, no pivoting tendencies during measurement
  • Can be used fully supported or with only the front probe area contacting the surface
  • Functions on a permanent rare-earth cobalt magnet
  • No batteries/electronics
  • 2 year warranty

Easy to Use:

  • Positive visual and audible indicators to designate when
    thickness reading is established
  • “V” grooves in probe housing and Gage base allow correct
    positioning on cylindrical objects
  • Compact, lightweight, precisely balanced, independent of
    gravity – can be used in any position
  • GO/NO-GO button can be pre-set for rapid measurement
  • Probe contact and dial rotation all in a one-finger operation
  • Furnished with wrist strap and instructions in a high quality
    leather case with belt loops for your convenience
Defelsko Positector 6000 Series Coating Thickness Gauge


  • NIST Traceable calibration certificate included
  • Large high contrast back light display
  • Solvent, acid, oil, water and dust resistant
  • Keypad-selectable units of measure; Mils, Microns, MM
  • Keypad-selectable languages: English, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese and Italian
  • The Positector 6000 Coating Thickness Gauges comes with  2-year warranty