The Series FGE-XY Digital Force Gauges combine a rugged, ergonomic and compact design with exceptional accuracy to provide a solid force testing instrument. These instruments are utilized in a variety of applications such as, incoming quality inspection, finished goods testing, R&D or almost any portable or force stand testing requirement more ...
Digital Force Gauges with 180° reversible display & dual labeled keypad for both push, pull applications
The Series FGE-XY Digital Force Gauges combine a rugged, ergonomic and compact design with exceptional accuracy to provide a solid force testing instrument. These instruments are utilized in a variety of applications such as, incoming quality inspection, finished goods testing, R&D or almost any portable or force stand testing requirement.
Simple one button adjustment alters units, while pressing the peak button quickly produces the highest recorded value during the test. The 180° reversible display combined with the adjustable force direction and dual labeled keypad enable the FGE-XY to excel in both compression and tension applications in any direction. Models are available from 0.5 lbs to 200 lb ranges providing a large offering for various testing requirements.
Typical applications include wallboard, wire pull, wire crimps, trigger pull, brake pedal, aerospace ceramic, springs, food ripeness, corrugated paper strength, blister pack, medical component, muscle strength, ergonomic testing, adhesives, syringe plunger, needle sharpness and many more.
1000 Hz Sample Rate provides faster sampling producing better resolution and more accurate results
Ideal for strict tolerances with its high accuracy +/-0.2% F.S.
Measure and record compression and tension tests- permits true “push-pull” testing
Real time or Peak Hold mode easily selectable with a single button push
180° Reversible display and dual printed keypad allows usage as a portable gauge or mounted upside down on a test stand
1 million operation load cell with superior overload protection provides a long-life, damage free product
Rugged, ergonomic die cast aluminum construction allows usage on production floor
Variable display response rate aids viewing readings
Flexible user preference with one button selection of engineering units
Dual power capable with rechargeable battery or AC line voltage
4-Digit LCD, 0.5” (12 mm) high, Units 0.29” (7 mm). Reversible. Minus sign for tension
Display Update Rate
0.05, 0.1, 0.2, 0.3, 0.5, 1 sec
Rechargeable Ni-MH battery or universal AC adapter/charger (100 - 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz)
Auto Power Shut-Off
Yes (not active if adapter/charge is in use)
Approximately 12 hours continuous use per full charge
Approximately 18 hours (when fully discharged)
32 - 104°F (0 - 40°C)
5.8 x 3 x 1.5” (147 x 75 x 38 mm)
AC adapter/charger, carrying case, hook, chisel, flat head, notched head, hanger, cone head, metric to inch thread adapter,
FGE-500HXY AC adapter/charger, carrying case, 2 handles, hanger, metric thread to inch adapter, calibration cert and attachments (flathead, hook, chisel, notched head, cone head, extension rod) in a foam fitted plastic carrying case