Wet Film Thickness Gauge

Wet Film Thickness Gauge
Undercoating In A Can

0.25 LBS

Mil Thickness Gauge: Precision Measurement for Paints & Coatings

Product Overview: 

Enhance the precision of your coatings with our Mil Thickness Gauge. Designed for both professional and DIY use, this tool is indispensable for measuring the wet film thickness of paints and coatings on flat surfaces. 

Key Features:

  • Broad Measurement Range: Measures from 1 to 80 mils (20 to 2000 microns), accommodating a wide array of industrial and personal projects. 
  • Easy to Use: Simply press into the wet coating and read the measurement between the deepest tooth with paint and the next clean tooth. 
  • Optimal Coating Performance: Ensures the correct mil thickness for durability and performance, based on your coating's technical data sheet. 
  • Efficiency and Precision: Avoids overuse of product, ensuring proper corrosion protection with precise application. 

Instructions for Use: 

  1. Consult your coating's technical data sheet to determine the ideal thickness. 
  2. Press the gauge into the wet coating. 
  3. Remove it vertically and observe the readings. 
  4. The true film thickness lies between the deepest tooth coated with paint and the next higher clean tooth. 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

Q: What types of coatings can the Mil Thickness Gauge measure? A: Our gauge is suitable for a variety of coatings, including paints, varnishes, and protective finishes on flat surfaces.

Q: Is this gauge suitable for both professional and home use? A: Absolutely! It's designed for both professional industrial applications and DIY projects, offering versatility and ease of use.

Q: How accurate is the Mil Thickness Gauge? A: The gauge provides highly accurate readings, ensuring you apply the correct thickness for optimal coating performance.

Q: Can the gauge measure both in mils and microns? A: Yes, it measures in a range of 1 to 80 mils or 20 to 2000 microns, catering to various measurement preferences.

Q: How do I clean and maintain the gauge? A: After use, clean the gauge with a suitable solvent to remove any coating residue. Store it in a dry place to maintain its precision and longevity.

3 Reviews | Write a Review.

  • 5
    Wet Film Thickness Gage

    Posted by Ben Miles on Jul 09 2020

    I bought this because it was the least costly. Service was very good.

  • 5

    Posted by n/a on Apr 07 2020

    It's exactly what the guys in the shop needed and they loved them. Plus delivery was quick. Thanks!

  • 5
    Solid Product

    Posted by Digital Building Components on Mar 31 2020

    We go through several of theses a month whether they get lost or "walk off", but they are great tools for our application. Bigger than ones we have bought from others companies in the past. We will be buying these from PSC from now on.

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