Product Description
The 408B case tapers to a 1 x 1 base to allow better access to confined areas. A removable top knob permits both easy handheld use or attachment to test stands.
The Model 408 Type B Durometer is designed to measure ASTM D2240 Type B hardness.  PTC® s Model 408B meets or exceeds current ASTM D2240 Specifications. Accurate readings can be obtained in any position.
The instrument has a low glare aluminum dial with bold, easy to read numbers. The durometer comes standard with a Max Hold hand, which retains the peak reading. The case tapers to a base that is 1” x 1” to allow better access to confined areas. A removable top knob (8-32 threads) permits both easy hand held use or attachment to test stands or 1 kg deadweight.

 

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  • Max Hold Pointer Standard
  • Easy to Read 0 to 100 Point Dial
  • Resettable ancillary hand records the peak reading
  • Threaded mounting knob permits permanent test stand emplacement
  • Accessory Test Stands Available
  • Includes Precision Aluminum Test Block
  • Carrying Case
PTC Classic Style Durometers: Specifications Fill 118 Copy 1 Created with Sketch.
ASTM Scale:A
Standards:ASTM D2240
Pointer Sweep:240º
Scale:0 — 100, 1 Point Graduations
Accuracy:± 1 Point
Dimensions (H x W x D):102 x 57 x 44 mm (4.0 x 2.25 x 1.75 inch)
Finish:Blue Mottled
Weight:227 g (8 oz.)
Presser Foot:41.275 x 25.4 mm (1.625 x 1.0 inch)

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PTC Durometer, PTC Durometers, Shore hardness, 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.