The MX-5 is a simple to use
hand-held Ultrasonic Thickness Gauge. It offers features that make your job
easier. An Alarm mode, Differential mode, high speed scanning, and data send are
the main features of the MX-5. The MX-5 comes as a complete kit, ready to use,
and is backed by Dakota Ultrasonics 5 year limited warranty.
Range: Measures from 0.025 to
19.999 inches (0.63 to 500 millimeters)
Switch to select English or
Resolution: 0.001 inch (0.01
Velocity Range: .0492 to
.3937 in/m s 1250 to 10,000 meters/sec
Built-in: Stainless steel
reference disk for probe zeroing.
Four readings per second for
single point measure ments or 16 per second in scan mode captures the
Single and Two point
calibration option included.
Features: Differential Mode:
Enter acceptable thickness value, unit will display +/- the difference from the
Alarm Mode: Enter a minimum
acceptable thickness value. If measurement falls below minimum, red led
will illuminate and sound beeper. If measurement is above minimum value,
green led will illuminate.
Data Ouput: RS232 output
sends thickness readings to a computer or other external storage
Size: 2.5 W x 4.75 H x 1.25 D
inches 63.5 W x 120.7 H x 31.8 D mm
Operating Temperature: -20 to
120F (-20 to 50C)
Case: Extruded aluminum body
/ nickel plated aluminum end caps. Resistant to impact and environmentally
Sealed membrane that is
resistant to both water and petroleum products.
Dual element (transmit and
1 to 10 MHz frequency
Locking quick disconnect LEMO
4 foot cable
Optional cable lengths up to
Custom transducers available
for special applications
Two 1.5V alkaline or 1.2V
NiCad AA cells.
Typically operates for 200
hours on alkaline and 130 hours on NiCad.
Display flashes when battery
is low. Unit turns off automatically when battery is too low to operate
Multi-function 4.5 digit
liquid crystal display with 0.500 inch numerals, backlit for use in poor light
Backlight is selectable:
on/off /auto (illuminates only when taking a measurement)
Measurements displayed in
inches, inches/microsecond, millimeters and meters/second.
Bar graph indicates stability
Factory calibration traceable
to national standards.