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LG Series Mechanical Force Gauge

Chatillon Starting at $888.30
Model: LG-002

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The CHATILLON® LG Series mechanical force gauge is ideal for a wide range of force testing applications. The LG Series features a larger, 2.25-inch dial for improved resolution and readability, peak hold button, ergonomic shape and improved accuracy of +0.5% of full scale. The LG gauge is an excellent, economical solution for tensile or compression testing. 


    • Tensile (Pull) and compression (Push) testing
    • Peak Load Switch
    • Tare Ring
    • Intrinsically Safe


    • Accuracy: ±0.5% of Full Scale
    • Measurement Units: lbF, N or lgF (depending on the model)
    • Overload Capacity: 110% of Rated Capacity
    • Tare Capacity: 10% of Rated Capacity
    • Dial Resolution: 0.5% of Full Scale
    • Deflection (Full Scale): 10 mm (0.394 inches)
    • Maximum overload: 150% of Rated Capacity
    • Instrument Weight: 1.5 lbs [0.68 kg]
    • Shipping Weight: 8.4 lbs (3.80 kg)
    • Warranty: 2 years

    Models Available

    -LBF Dial

    Model Capacity x Resolution
    LG-002 2 x 0.01 lbF
    LG-005 5 x 0.025 lbF
    LG-080 80 x 4 ozF
    LG-010 10 x 0.05 lbF
    LG-020 20 x 0.1 lbF
    LG-030 30 x 0.15 lbF
    LG-050 50 x 0.25 lbF
    LG-075 75 x 0.375 lbF
    LG-100 100 x 0.5 lbF

    -N Dial

    Model Capacity x Resolution
    LG-10N 10 x 0.05 N
    LG-20N 20 x 0.1 N
    LG-30N 30 x 0.15 N
    LG-50N 50 x 0.25 N
    LG-100N 100 x 0.05 N
    LG-200N 200 x 1 N
    LG-300N 300 x 1.5 N
    LG-500N 500 x 2.5 N

    -KGF Dial

    Model Capacity x Resolution
    LG-1KG 1 x 0.005 kgf
    LG-2KG 2 x 0.01 kgf
    LG-3KG 3 x 0.015 kgf
    LG-5KG 5 x 0.025 kgf
    LG-10KG 10 x 0.05 kgf
    LG-20KG 20 x 0.1 kgf
    LG-30KG 30 x 0.15 kgf
    LG-50KG 50 x 0.25 kgf


    DPP and DPPH Discontinued Parts Conversion

    Chatillon DPPH and DPP mechanical force gauges have been replaced by the DG and LG. Handles are not included, they are optional.

    Units DPPH Series
    DG / LG Series
    DPPH50 LG-050 + Handles
    DPPH100 LG-100 + Handles
    DG-200 + Handles
    DPPH250 DG-300 + Handles
    DPPH500N LG-500N + Handles
    DPPH1000N DG-1000N + Handles
    DPPH25KG LG-30KG + Handles
    DPPH50KG LG-50KG + Handles
    DPPH100KG DG-100KG + Handles


    Units DPP Series
    LG Series
    DPP160 -
    DPP1 LG-002
    DPP2 LG-002
    DPP5 LG-005
    DPP10 LG-010
    DPP50 LG-050
    DPP2.5KG LG-3KG
    DPP10KG LG-10KG
    DPP25KG LG-30KG
    DPP25N LG-30N
    DPP50N LG-50N
    DPP100N LG-100N
    DPP200N LG-200N


    Included Items

    • LG mechanical force gauge
    • Carrying case
    • Chisel
    • Cone
    • V-groove,
    • Hook
    • Flat
    • Extension rod
    • NIST-traceable certificate of calibration with data


    LG Mechanical Gauge Dimensions


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