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Illuminometer PCE-170 A

Product information "Illuminometer PCE-170 A"

Measure illumination with PCE-170A according to class B / DIN 5032 part 7

Also available with ISO calibration certificate

Light meter for fast and accurate measurement of light / Measurement range from 0.00 to 40,000 lux / Silicon photodiode sensor / Large 5-digit LCD display / Immediate and accurate response / Selectable manual or automatic range

The PCE-170 A light meter is well-known for its durability as well as its good quality at a good price.
With the PCE-170 A light meter you will be able to perform a professional valuation. The PCE-170 A light meter can be widely used within the industrial sector. For example, it is possible to check light conditions in workplaces, warehouses, industries and apartments with the PCE-170A light meter. The PCE-170 A Light Meter is an irreplaceable instrument to prevent occupational hazards and it meets professional standards. Workplaces will become safer and you will save expenses.

The digital PCE-170 A light meter measures in lux units (lumen/m² or lumen/foot²). This solid and portable PCE-170 A Light Meter provides very accurate results and comes with a zero-reset function when it is on. It also has a sensor with a response curve for all the visible spectrum.
Light is measured by means of a silicon photodiode independently from the extension and direction of the light source. With the ease of use and rapid measurement methods, the device quickly becomes a familiar tool, and an inseparable part of the working day.

Features of the light meter PCE170A:

  • Large 5-digit LCD display
  • Measurement range from 0.00 to 40,000 lux
  • Resolution of 0.01 lux in a range up to 39.99 lux
  • Sensor: silicon photodiode
  • Corrected cosine angle
  • HOLD function
  • Fast and accurate response
  • Auto shut-off after 30 min.
  • 1 x 9V battery and carrying case
  • Selectable units: lx and fc (fc = footcandle; 1 fc=10,764 lx)
  • Selectable manual or automatic range
  • Auto reset to zero
  • Incl. ISO Calibration Certificate

Technical data of the lux meter PCE170A / PCE170A-ICA:

Ranges0,00 ... 40.000 lux 
0,000 ... 4000 fc
Resolution0,01 lux / 0,001 fc
Accuracy± 3% of the measurement value + 5 digits
(meets class B / DIN 5032 part 7)
Overload indicatorOL = Overload
Rate of measurement2 per second
Operating temperature0 ... 40°C / 32 ... 104°F
Display5-digit LCD display
Power9 V battery
Dimensions33 x 54 x 196 mm / 1.3 x 2.1 x 7.7 in
Weight180 g < 1 lb

Delivery scope:

1 x Lux meter PCE 170 A or PCE 170 A-ICA
1 x 9V battery
1 x Carrying case
1 x User manual

Additionally with version PCE 170 A-ICA:
1 x ISO Calibration Certificate

Calibration certificates are issued specifically for the customer and are excluded from the right of return. 

Further information as well as the Manual can be found in the Download tab.

Manufacturer "PCE Deutschland GmbH"

The PCE-Instruments GmbH, is a company founded in 1999 by three engineers and located in the Hochsauerland district, which has distinguished itself in the development, manufacture and sale of high-performance and innovative products in the fields of measurement technology, control technology, weighing technology and laboratory technology.

Related links of the manufacturer

User manual PCE-170 A
Bedienungsanleitung PCE-170 A

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