Increasingly, specifications and standards require an assessment of gloss. Gloss measurement is necessary to monitor the uniformity, compatibility, or possibly the deterioration of any protective gloss finish.
The Elcometer Novo-Gloss? glossmeters are available in a Basic version - the Elcometer 401 - or a Statistics version - the Elcometer 402 - which has a memory of up to 999 readings and can be connected to the Elcometer Novo-Soft? Software for further analysis and archiving. Single, dual or triple geometry angle versions are available.
Auto-ranging from 0-1000 Gloss Units allows gloss readings over the entire range from non-reflective surfaces to mirror finish
Continuous measurements for variable surfaces
Calibration possible using any standard
Full traceability to BAM standards, certificate supplied with each gauge
Internal calculation of max, min, mean and coefficient of variation
Software and cable supplied with all statistics models