Ames Rockwell Hardness Tester




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Ames Rockwell Hardness Tester

The portable Ames hardness testers read in fifteen Rockwell scales with the proper indenter (A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, K, L, M, P, R, S and V). Superficial (S) models can read Rockwell N and T scales, and are recommended for case-hardened stocks, thin stocks and soft materials.

  • Standard kit includes : Ames portable hardness tester serialized and certified. Delivered with one diamond and one 1/16″ ball indenter, one flat anvil, one “V” anvil, extension(s), 3 certified blocks (hard steel “C64”, soft steel “C33” and brass “B33”), user manual, calibration certificate and carrying case. 1 year warranty.
    • Model 1: Portable hardness tester for stock up to 25.4mm (1″), depth 25.4mm (1″).
    • Model 1-4: Portable hardness tester for stock up to 25.4mm (1″), depth 101.6mm (4″).
    • Model 4-4: Portable hardness tester for stock up to 101.6mm (4″), depth 101.6mm (4″).


  • HT1257: Ball indenter, 1/16″ (standard).
  • HT1259: Ball indenter, 1/8″.
  • HT1260: Ball indenter, 1/4″.
  • HT1262: Ball indenter, 1/2″.
  • HT1131: Diamond indenter, standard.
  • HT1178: Diamond indenter, superficial.
  • HT1125: Anvil “Flat”, 1/2″.
  • HT4125: Anvil “Flat”, 1″.
  • HT1128: Anvil “V” shaped, 1/2″.
  • HT2228: Anvil “V” shaped, 1″.
  • HT4228: Anvil “V” shaped, 1-1/4″ (standard).
  • HT2232: Extension, 1/2″.
  • HT4232: Extension, 3/4″.
  • HT4234: Extension, 1″.
  • HT4235: Extension, 2″.
  • HARD-##-##: Certified hardness standard (specify the hardness and scale required).

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None, HT1257, HT1259, HT1260, HT1262, HT1131, HT1178, HT1125, HT4125, HT1128, HT2228, HT4228, HT2232, HT4232, HT4234, HT4235, Hardness Standard