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PTC® Model 414USG Gypsum Board / Drywall Durometer: Description
PTC® Model 414USG Gypsum Board / Drywall Durometer PTC® Instruments
The PTC® Model 414USG is deigned for use as a process control instrument in the manufacture of gypsum board (drywall / plaster board). It is also a valuable QA/QC tool for manufacturers, resellers, installers, and end users.
These durometers can be used either with a test stand or as hand—held testers. Please refer to the ‘PTC® Durometer Stand’ sections for appropriate applications.
The PTC® Model 414USG comes complete with carrying case and test block. The Classic Style Durometers feature a low glare aluminum serialized dial with bold, easy to read numbers. The durometer comes standard with an ancillary hand (maximum reading hand) for indicating peak readings.
PTC® Model 414USG Gypsum Board / Drywall Durometer: Features
  1. Designed exclusively for the Gypsum Board Industry;
  2. Rugged Die Cast Aluminum Frame;
  3. Stainless Steel Coil Mainspring;
  4. Maximum Reading Hand Standard;
  5. Glass Dial Face;
  6. Storage Case;
  7. Test Block Included.
PTC® Model 414USG Gypsum Board / Drywall Durometer: Specifications
Type: USG
Presser Foot: 76.2 ± 2.54 mm Ø (3.0 ± 0.10 inch Ø)
Pointer Sweep: 240º
Scale: 0 — 100, 1 Point Graduations
Accuracy: ± 1 Point
Dimensions (H x W x D): 102 x 76 x 44 mm (4.0 x 3.0 x 1.75 inch)
Finish: Charcoal Mottled Powder Coat
Weight: 170 g (6 oz.)
Standards: ASTM D1957
PTC® ASTM D1957 Composite Foam Durometer: Pricing
 ASTM Type   Model  Price
Type CF 414CF Please Submit a RFQ
Certificate of calibration is included.

Index Terms: PTC Durometer, PTC Durometers, Shore hardness, gypsum board, drywall, plasterboard, fiberboard, pocket durometer, Shore scale, hardness, rubber hardness, plastic, plastic hardness, indentation hardness, ebonite, ebonite hardness, rubber hardness testing, rubber testing, hardness testing, durometer hardness, testing, ASTM D2240, D2240, ASTM D1957, ISO 868, ISO 7619, ISO 8517, ISO 7267, ISO 21509, ISO 18517, JIS K6253, JIS K6251, JIS K6252, JIS K 6253, JIS K6254, JIS K6255, JIS K6256, JIS K6257, JIS K6258, JIS K6259, JIS K6260, JIS K7215, DIN 53505, DIN 53 505, CNS, K6898, BS 903, BS 2782, BS ISO 21509, BS EN ISO 868, GB/T 10807, Asker, Asker C, SRIS 0101, MIL-STD-45622A, MIL-I-45208A, MIL-STD-120, 83.060, 83.080, hysteresis, creep, Young's Modulus.
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