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Equotip 550 Leeb U


The Equotip 550 Leeb U is the direct successor of the highly appreciated Parotester. It enables the user to quickly and precisely diagnose roll imperfections, hardness inconsistencies and uneven winding, thereby preventing problems for printing and converting operations.

Portable and lightweight, the Equotip 550 Leeb U is perfect for roll hardness testing in the warehouse or on the production floor, providing an immediate visual assessment of the hardness profile.




The new generation Equotip Touchscreen Unit offers an elaborate interface designed by industry experts for increased efficiency and an exceptional user experience. The enhanced software provides an interactive wizard, automatic verification processes, personalization options and custom report functions. The Touchscreen Unit is compatible with existing Parotester impact devices. The full color display facilitates the best possible measuring experience and analysis of the measured data. The specially designed housing optimizes the on-site usage of the device in harsh environments.
Equotip 550 Leeb U Impact Device
  • Impact energy: 200 Nmm
  • Native scale: HLU (directly comparable to LU)
  • Extremely durable
  • Support ring: Large crown for a safe and stable impact on curved surfaces
  • Loading tube: Easy handling with loading and release in one smooth movement
Equotip Touchscreen Unit
  • Downward compatibility: Compatible with the existing Parotester impact devices
  • Supporting barcode reader for fast, easy and reliable roll identification
  • Guiding wizard: Predefined workflow to increase process reliability and to improve measurement
  • Interactive guides: On-screen notifications to obtain the most relevant settings for your application
  • Custom reports: Modular generator allows customized measurement reports
  • PC-software included free of charge
  • Housing specially designed to be used on-site in harsh environments (IP 54), including carrying strap, integrated stand and sunshield cover
  • High resolution color display
  • Battery lifetime of > 8h
  • 8 GB Flash memory (> 1,000,000 measurements)
  • Dual core processor supporting diverse communication and peripheral interfaces: Probe Connector, USB Host, USB Device and Ethernet the best possible measuring experience and analysis of the measured data.


Technical Data

Technical Data
Equotip Leeb Impact Devices
Measuring Accuracy: ± 6 HLU (for Leeb U)
Impact Energy: 200.0 Nmm for U probe
Mass of Impact Body: 26.0 g (0.92 ounces) for U probe
Ball Indenter: Hardened Steel, 50.0 mm (1.97") diameter for U probe
Display: 7" color display 800x480 pixels
Memory: Internal 8 GB Flash memory (up to 1,000,000 measurements)
Regional Settings: Metric and Imperial units, multi-language and time zone supported
Battery: Lithium Polymer, 3.6 V, 14.0 Ah
Battery Lifetime: > 8h (in standard operating mode)
Power Input: 12 V ±25 % / 1.5 A
Weight (of display device): About 1525 g (incl. Battery)
Dimensions: 250 x 162 x 62 mm
Max. Altitude: 2,500 m above sea level
Humidity < 95 % RH, non condensing
Operating Temperature: 0°C to 30°C (32 to 86°F) (Charging, running instrument)
0°C to 40°C (32 to 104°F) (Charging, instrument is off)
-10°C to 50°C (14 to 122°F) (Non-charging)
Environment: Suitable for indoor & outdoor use
IP Classification: IP 54
Pollution Degree: 2
Installation Category: 2



Prices subject to change    Prices listed in US dollars for domestic shipments within US, Canada, & Mexico only    Export orders require quotations - click here for a quote     For more info call us 1-800-762-2478 or 954-946-9454.
Item Number Item Prices

Equotip Touchscreen incl., Battery, Equotip Leeb Impact Device U, Cleaning Brush, Probe Cable, Power Supply, USB-Cable, DVD with Software, Documentation, Carrying Strap, Carrying Case

Optional Accessories - Quick Charger (external), Equotip Test Block U, Display Antiglare Protection, Film for Touchscreen Unit, Premium calibration certificate
HA-835601 Equotip 550 Leeb U (Complete) $7,980.00
HA-835613 Battery complete 169.00
HA-835621 USB-Cable 1.8 m (6 ft) 23.00
HA-835623 Power Supply 63.00
HA-835625 Power Supply Cable USA 0.5 m (1.7 ft) 23.00
HA-835627 Power Supply Cable UK 0.5 m (1.7 ft) 23.00
HA-835629 Power Supply Cable EU 0.5 m (1.7 ft) 23.00
HA-835609 Equotip Leeb Impact Device U (Only) 3,705.00
HA-835631 Carrying Strap complete 39.00
HA-835633 Carrying Case Equotip Leeb U 221.00
HA-835635 Equotip Leeb Impact Device U Cable 1.5 m (5 ft) 105.00
Accessories Optional
HA-835637 Quick Charger (external) 360.00
HA-835641 Equotip Test Block U 777.00
HA-835643 Display Antiglare Protection Film for Touchscreen Unit 38.00


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