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PosiTector SHD Shore Hardness Durometer

Conforms to ASTM D2240, ISO 868/7267/7619 and DIN 53505

Positector SHD Shore Hardness Durometer


The PosiTector SHD Shore Hardness Tester, is a Shore A and D hardness testers. It can be used as a handheld instrument or placed in a test stand to reduce operator influence. It has a simple easy-to-read digital display with user-adjustable measurement time with onscreen countdown to conform to national and international standards and a RESET feature that instantly restores factory settings.



  • Easy-to-read digital display
  • User-adjustable measurement time with on-screen countdown to conform to national and international standards
  • Larger 2.8" impact resistant color touchscreen with redesigned keypad for quick menu navigation
  • On-gage help explains menu items at the touch of a button
  • RESET feature instantly restores factory settings
  • Weatherproof, dustproof, and water-resistant, IP65-rated enclosure
  • Ergonomic design with durable rubberized grip
  • Shock-absorbing, protective rubber holster for added impact resistance
  • Hardened steel indentor
  • Two year warranty on gage body AND probe
  • Certificate of Calibration showing traceability to NIST included
  • Auto Ignore mode disregards hardness readings below 20 and above 90 per international standards
  • Hi-RES mode increases displayed resolution for precision applications
  • Includes test block to verify operation
  • Conforms to ASTM D2240, ISO 868/7267/7619 and DIN 53505
  • PosiTector body accepts all PosiTector 6000200RTRSPGDPMIRTSSTUTGSHDBHI, and GLS probes easily converting from a coating thickness gage to a surface profile gage, dew point meter, soluble salt tester, ultrasonic wall thickness gage, hardness tester, or gloss meter
  • Selectable display languages
  • Auto rotating display with Flip Lock
  • Statistics mode continually displays/updates average, standard deviation, min/max, and number of readings while measuring
  • Screen Capture, save 100 screen images for record keeping and review
  • Instant-on feature quickly powers up the gage if recently powered down
  • HiLo alarm audibly and visibly alerts when measurements exceed user-specified limits
  • USB Port for fast, simple connection to a PC and to supply continuous power. USB cable included.
  • PosiSoft USB Drive, stored readings and graphs can be accessed using universal PC/Mac web browsers or file explorers. No software required.
  • Every stored measurement is date and time stamped
  • Includes PosiSoft suite of software for viewing and reporting data
  • Software Updates via web keep your gage current
Positector SHD

PosiTector with Test Block
Probe Interchangeability

Complete Probe Interchangeability

Technical Data

Technical Data
Probes: Shore A Shore D
Typical Applications: Soft to hard materials such as soft rubber, elastomers, neoprene, silicone, etc. Medium to extra hard materials such as hard rubber, epoxies, hard plastics, PVC, acrylic, etc.
Range: 0 - 100
Accuracy: + 1
Resolution: 0.1
Body Size: 137 x 61 x 28 mm (5.4" X 2.4" X 1.1")
Weight 185 g (6.5 oz.) without batteries

Model Selection

Standard Models - Includes ALL features previously listed plus...

  • Storage of 1,000 readings per probe - stored readings can be viewed or downloaded

Advanced Models - Includes ALL features previously listed plus...

  • Storage of 250,000 readings from multiple probes in up to 1,000 batches and sub-batches
  • Auto Sub-Batch - automatically create sub-batches after the required number of readings are taken
  • Live graphing of measurement data
  • Touchscreen keyboard for quickly renaming batches, adding notes, and more
  • WiFi technology wirelessly synchronizes with PosiSoft.net and downloads software updates
  • Bluetooth 4.0 Technology for data transfer to a mobile device running the PosiTector App or optional portable printer. BLE API available for integration into third-party software.
  • Integrate with third-party software, drones, ROVs, PLCs, and robotic devices using several industry-standard communication protocols
  • Store thickness, profile, environmental, wall thickness, and hardness measurements in individual batches


  • Test Blocks for Shore A or Shore D. Ideal for checking the operation of durometers

  • Durometer Test Stands facilitate consistent probe placement. Two models available - Shore A or Shore D
Test Stand for PosiTector SHD


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

Test Block (for Shore A - 50 Hardness, for Shore D - 46 Hardness), Protective Rubber Holster With Belt Clip, Wrist Strap, 3 aaa Alkaline Batteries, Instructions, Nylon Carrying Case With Shoulder Strap, Long Form Certificate Of Calibration Traceable To Nist, Protective Lens Shield, Usb Cable, Posisoft Software and Two (2) Year Warranty
HA-656010 PosiTector SHD Standard gage with Shore A probe $820.00
HA-656012 PosiTector SHD Standard gage with Shore D probe 820.00
HA-656016 PosiTector SHD Adanced gage with Shore A probe 1,240.00
HA-656018 PosiTector SHD Adanced gage with Shore D probe 1,240.00
HA-656021 PosiTector SHD probe only - Shore A 520.00
HA-656023 PosiTector SHD probe only - Shore D 520.00
HA-656051 Durometer Test Stand for Shore A 1,195.00
HA-656053 Durometer Test Stand for Shore D 1,195.00
HA-656061 Test Block for Shore A 30 Hardness 25.00
HA-656063 Test Block for Shore A 50 Hardness 25.00
HA-656065 Test Block for Shore A 75 Hardness 25.00
HA-656071 Test Block for Shore D 25 Hardness 25.00
HA-656073 Test Block for Shore D 46 Hardness 25.00
HA-656075 Test Block for Shore D 75 Hardness 25.00


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