DM5E Corrosion Thickness Gauge

  • Dual-multi Measurement Mode Allows wall thickness measurement without the need to remove protective coatings
  • User-friendly Interface
  • Long Battery Life Up to 60 hours of operation
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The ruggedised DM5E Thickness Gauge is ergonomically designed for use with one hand and is just 223g including batteries with up to 60 hours of operation. Certified to EN 15317 it has a backlit LCD data display so visible in all lighting conditions. It has a sealed, watertight and dust-proof membrane keypad which features function and arrow keys to navigate a simple and intuitive menu with a wide range of features, including Min/Max capture, B-Scan generation, alarms, and differential thickness measurement to allow instant comparison between measured and nominal thickness.

Manufactured by: Waygate Technologies
Model: DM5E Corrosion Thickness Gauge

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Wall thickness measurements on:
Pressure vessels
Storage tanks


DM5E Family
Operating Principle Ultrasonic, pulse echo measurement method
Measuring Range Depends on probe and material, 0.60 mm to 508 mm (0.025" to 20.00") in IP to 1st BW measurement mode, 2.00 mm to 127.0 mm (0.079" to 5.00") in dual-multi measurement mode, the coating thickness range shall be 0.3 mm to 2.50 mm (0" to 0.098").
Measuring Resolution 0.01 mm default - selectable 0.01, 0.1 mm (0.001" default - selectable 0.001", 0.01")
Material Velocity Range 0.508 to 18.699 mm/msec (0.0200" to 0.7362"/msec)
Material Velocity Resolution 1 m/s (0.0001"/msec)
Units Inch or millimeter
Calibration One-point cal, on-block and off-block, two-point cal
Pulser Excitation Pulse Spike pulser
Voltage 120 V into 50 ohm load, using 20 MHz oscilloscope
Receiver Bandwidth 500 KHz to 12 MHz @ -3 dB
Gain Automatic gain control
Display Type High-resolution graphical LCD, 64 x 128 pixels, 53.0 mm x 27.0 mm with backlight and adjustable contrast
Update Rate 4 Hz or 8 Hz, user selectable, 24 Hz scan mode capture rate
Thickness value display NORMAL view mode 5 Digit, 10.6 mm (0.4") high
B-SCAN view mode 5 Digit, 2.55 mm (0.1") high
Display of Last Reading Solid filled or hollow digits indicate coupled or uncoupled condition
Setups 9 standard setups for probes
Alarm Settings Minimum and maximum alarms, range of 0.25 mm to 508 mm, 0. (0.010" to 20.00") reading alternates between solid and hollow when alarms are enabled and violated
Power Requirements 2 AA size batteries
Battery Life/ Operating Time Approximately 60 hours
Instruments Shut-off Selectable ALWAYS ON or AUTO OFF after 5, 10, 15, 30 minutes of inactivity
Language Selectable English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Japanese and Chinese
I/O Connectors Transducer Dual Lemo 00 (coax)
Mini-USB Mini USB to PC
Temperature Operating -10°C to +50°C (+10°F to +120°F)
Storage -20°C to +60°C (-10°F to +140°F)
Weight 223 g (0.597 lb) including batteries
Size 138 mm x 32 mm x 75 mm
Shock IEC 68-2-27 Ea, as per Mil Std 810C Method 516.2 Procedure I with a 15g 11ms impulse half sinusoidal wave applied 6 times per axis
Sealing IEC529 / IP54, dust proof/dripping water proof as per IEC 529 specifications for IP54 classification


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