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New PosiTest DFT In Stock NOW

DFT Instruments are delighted to announce the arrival of the brand new PosiTest DFT with many new features. Please click here to read more and order yours today!

Surface World Exhibition 2017

Another hugely successful Surface World Exhibition for DFT Instruments and DeFelsko at the NEC in Birmingham, where we showcased the full PosiTector range of gauges and more.

PosiTest Low Voltage PinHole Detector OUT NOW!

DeFelsko announces the new PosiTest® LPD Low voltage Pinhole Detector. It uses a wet sponge to detect holidays, pinholes and other discontinuities on metal and concrete substrates without damaging the coating. Supplied in a rugged inspection case, the easy-to-use PosiTest LPD includes everything needed for testing. Features *Lightweight, ergonomic design – while most other devices […]

NEW!! PosiTector SST Soluble Salt Tester Is Here!

DFT Instruments are very pleased to announce the immediate availability of the new PosiTector® SST Soluble Salt Tester by DeFelsko for measuring the concentration of soluble salts on metal surfaces. Important Features: *Intuitive step-by-step interface guides users through the Bresle Method *Onscreen timer to report test duration *Automatic calculation of surface density of salt *Conforms […]

Introducing The PosiTector 6000 FNDS Probe

DFT Instruments is pleased to announce a new addition to the PosiTector series of coating thickness gauges, the PosiTector 6000 FNDS probe for duplex coating systems applied to steel substrates. The PosiTector 6000 FNDS probe simultaneously measures and displays the individual layer thicknesses of zinc and paint in a duplex coating system. PosiTector 6000 FNDS […]


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NEW PosiTest AT-A Automatic Adhesion Tester

DFT Instruments are excited to announce the redesigned PosiTest AT-A Automatic Adhesion Tester. The PosiTest AT series measures the adhesion of coatings to metal, wood, concrete and other rigid substrates. *Impact and scratch resistant color Touch Screen with keypad for operation with or without gloves *User adjustable pull rate, pull limit and hold time *Internal […]

PosiTector® Interchangeable Probes

DeFelsko’s PosiTector® Interchangeable Probes for inspection instruments has been named a Materials Performance Corrosion Innovation of the Year. The American designed and manufactured PosiTector body accepts all interchangeable probes including coating thickness (6000/200/PC), environmental (DPM), surface profile (RTR/SPG), and ultrasonic wall thickness (UTG) probes. This innovation allows quick and easy conversion from a coating thickness […]