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Rex Max Dial Durometers - Model 2000

Article No. 11597

Rex 2000 Max-Hand Durometer, Shore D

  • Rex 2000 Max-Hand Durometer
  • Shore D

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$630.00 excl. taxes & shipping cost


  • The Max-Hand 2000 Shore Durometer is the latest innovation for the testing of hardness in specimens with creep
  • They have a unique magnetic-drag, maximum reset mechanism, simply rotate the reset knob on the front of the gauge to clear the previous reading
  • Size: 2.25" x 6.125"H / Net Weight: 6 oz.
  • Reads maximum and creep
  • Cost effective, hand operated
  • Superior 1/2 point accuracy
  • Custom made carrying case
  • One year warranty


  1. To prepare for the next reading, reset the max hand by pressing one time on the reset button at the top off-center (for Model 2000 rotate reset knob until both hands meet).
  2. This places the max hand in position for testing.
  3. Hold the durometer in a near-vertical position and press the foot of the gauge firmly against the specimen, (but not so firmly as to imbed the foot into the surface of the material).
    • The max hand will indicate the durometer reading instantaneously.
    • The regular dial hand may recede from this maximum reading after a few seconds.
    • This indicates creep or cold-flow of the specimen.
    • Note: maximum reading from max . hand and also note creep reading after a given time delay while maintaining firm contact of the foot against the specimen.
    • An example of a properly noted durometer reading: "Durometer A 61, Creep 7 at 15 seconds, 73 F."
  4. Repeat above steps for each use.
  5. At Rest Position: 90-95 (Types A, B, and 0), 0 (Types C, D, and DO)
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