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CES-501 Economic Gloss Meter 60°

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Category: Appearance, Coating Inspection, Gloss & Reflectance

Caltech India as one of the dominant gloss meter suppliers, offers CES-501 60° Economic Gloss Meter. A glossmeter is an instrument which is used to measure the specular reflection (gloss) of a surface. Gloss is determined by projecting a beam of light at a fixed intensity and angle onto a surface and measuring the amount of reflected light at an equal but opposite angle. Gloss Meter is an important parameter for finish, texture, shiny or lustrous. A glossmeter gloss measurements are expressed as gloss units (GU).

CES series glossometer is independently developed with intellectual property, manufactured according to international standard ISO2813 and China standard GB/T 9754. With auto-calibration and high-end QC software, it can meet the first grade requirements of JJG696.

CES-501 60° Economic Gloss Meter can test material with gloss (0-200Gu), and universally apply to paint, ink, stoving varnish, coating, wood products; marble, granite, vitrified polished tile, pottery brick and porcelain; plastic, paper; hardware industries, etc. for gloss measurement and gloss data transmission.

Product Features:

1. Elegant Design combined with aesthetics and ergonomics;

2. With auto-calibration function;

3. Meet the first grade requirements of JJG696;

4. Large storage to save over 35000 data;

5. Auto Power-off within optional 30-120 seconds;

6. Comply to ISO2813,ASTM523, GB/T9754;

7. With PC software for quality report, more extend functions;

8. With multi working modes and multi-functions for most customers’ requirements.


The gloss meter is used in many industries from paper mills to automotive and are used by the producer and the user a like, paints & coatings, powder coatings, additives, inks, plastics, paints, coating, plastics, ink, rubber, printing, paper, glass, handware, ceramic, marble, wood coatings, polishes and flooring, yacht manufacture, automotive manufacture and re-finis, aerospace, polished stone and metals, consumer electronics, anodized metals.

Ordering Information:

One of the leading gloss meter suppliers, Caltech Engineering Services offer a comprehensive range of single, dual & triple angle glossmeters and DOI meters, which provide Gloss, % Reflectance and Haze measurements on a wide range of surfaces.

It is available as either a simple entry level 60° glossometer or state of the art Single, Dual or Triple Angle Glossmeter with % Reflectance and Haze measurement capability.

ModelCES 501 60° Economic Gloss MeterCES 502 60° Accurate Gloss MeterCES 503 Tri-angle Gloss Meter
Measuring Angle60°60°20° 60°85°
Measuring Range60°: 0-200GU60°: 0-1000GU20°: 0-2000GU
60°: 0-1000GU
85°: 0-160GU
Measuring Area60°: 9x15mm20°: 9×10mm, 60°: 9x15mm, 85°: 5×38mm
Division Value1GU0.1GU
Measuring ModesBasic modeBasic mode; Statistic mode; Continuous mode; QC mode
Measuring Time0.5S
Repeatability0~100GU : ±0.5GU;0~100GU : ±0.2GU;0~100GU : ±0.2GU;
100~2000GU : ±0.5%GU100~2000GU : ±0.2%GU100~2000GU : ±0.2%GU
AccurateConform withConform with
JJG696 second grade requirements of gloss meterJJG696 first grade
requirements of gloss meter
Auto Power-off Time30sWithin 30s-120s
Long-time Calibration/Automatically check and made the calibration
LanguageChinese & English
Storage/35000(Basic mode &Statistic mode : 1500;
Continuous mode : 10000; QC mode: 10000)
Display2.3 inch white and black screen
WeightAbout 300g
Power Supply1pc dry-cell battery(can measure 10000 times) or use USB Charge
InterfaceUSBUSB & Bluetooth 2.1 version
PC Software/GQC6 QC software can printing testing report and with more extended functions
Operation Temperature Range0-40℃(32-104° F)
Storage Temperature Range-20-50℃(-4-122° F)
Humidity Range< 85% RH, without condensation
Standard AccessoriesUser manual, calibration plateUSB cable, user manual, calibration plate, QC software
Optional AccessoriesMiniature printer

Our gloss meter is also used for paint, car paint, floor finish, granite, printing industry, powder coating, polished concrete, coating, plastics, ink, rubber, printing, paper, glass, hardware, ceramic, marble, etc.

We also supply gloss meter 60 degree, and tri gloss meter 20 60 85 degree. Gloss meter calibration certificate is always provided along with the supply.

Our gloss meter price is comparatively at economical cost with a good quality compared to other brands like elcometer, sheen, horiba, tqc, byk, novo, konica minolta.

We provide you with best gloss meter calibration services at our place in Mumbai, India. We Calibrate and Service glossmeters from many manufacturers – Traceable to UKAS-UK & traceable to ISO 17025.

We also do the gloss meter calibration services in India. Also we do undertake calibration tile of glossmeter for the calibration.

We also provide all types of repair and calibration for all the major brands of glossmeter. For the purchase or resell of the glossometer, please contact us.

In India, we have various customers from Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Surat, Pune, Jaipur, Lucknow, Kanpur, Nagpur, Visakhapatnam, Indore, Bhopal, Patna, Vadodara, Ghaziabad, Ludhiana, Coimbatore, Madurai, Nashik, Srinagar, Aurangabad, Dhanbad, Allahabad and Ranchi in India.

We also export our range of products to worldwide countries like USA, Canada, Chile, United Kingdom – UK, Spain, Germany, Italy, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, U.A.E, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Kuwait, Iran, Indonesia, Thailand, and many more as well.