Close distance surface glossiness analysis with 420 mA output series D306

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A surface is analyzed for glossiness. The sensor measures glossiness from the surface optically. One light flash of white light and the reflected light is used to measure the glossiness.  The results of these measurements and the calculations for glossiness are transferred to an analog output 4 ... 20 mA.


Technical Data:
Power: Powered from PC
Materials: Housing = ABS natural   Seal = Sealon PTFE   Screws = stainless steel 301
Connection: 9 pole D connector
Work Distance: 5 thou to touching
Resolution: Within 0.1% accuracy in digital steps

User Instructions:  Hook up power to the sensor and choose outputs with P1 and P2


Applications for glossiness of materials:





Processed Food Products

Fuels and Lubricants

Organic Chemistry


Medical and Biology

Water and Sewage

Mineral and Gems

Inorganic Chemistry

Paint Varnish and Glue

Paper and Cellulose

Rubber Industry


Metal and Glass

Imperfections, spots and shine of a surface

Concentration of bacteria

Shine on leaves and flowers

Smoothness and composition of pills and gels

Chocolate, kernel food and waxing

Not Applicable

Measurement can be taken in crystalline form

Contamination for drugs

Skin damage

Not Applicable

Finishing Process

In Crystalline form

Consistency in powder coats and glues

Paper standards for brightness and gloss factors

Rubber gloss

Quality on plasticized materials

Roughness standard for metal and ceramic