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Elcometer 101 Coating Thickness Gauge

The original non-destructive dry film thickness gauge, the Elcometer 101 was the world’s first portable coating thickness gauge with the original being produced in 1947.

  • Insensitive to hot and cold surfaces - ideal for measuring coating thickness on hot sprayed metal coatings
  • Incorporates reading hold feature
  • Accuracy of ±10%
  • Ideal for hazardous areas


Elcometer 101 Coating Thickness Gauge

Technical Specification

Part Number Description Range Certificate
A101A-01A Elcometer 101 Mechanical Coating Thickness Gauge 0 - 600µm (0 - 25mils) ο
Operating Plane 90° to substrate
Minimum Measurement Area 38 x 15mm (1.5 x 0.6”)
Minimum Measurement Diameter 25mm (1”) (on bar material)
Accuracy ±10% of the reading or 2.5µm (0.1mil) which ever is the greater
Packing List Elcometer 101, calibration foils, carry case, wrist harness and operating instructions

AS 2331.1.3, ASTM B 499, ASTM G 12, BS 5411-11, ISO 2178, JIS K 56001-7, SSPC PA2

Standards in grey have been superseded but are still recognised in some industries


ο Optional Calibration Certificate available