Novo-Gloss 60° Glossmeter

Novo-Gloss 60° Glossmeter

Manufactured by Rhopoint Instruments

The Novo-Gloss 60° gloss meter is suitable for measuring gloss in most applications from matt to high gloss finishes. 60° Glossmeters are considered the universal gloss meter. Manufactured in the UK by Rhopoint Instruments.

This high specification handheld instrument is suitable for use in many environments including laboratory and production areas and is the ideal choice for general gloss measurements of a variety of substrates and industry sectors including paints and coatings.

The angle reference is the angle between the incident and reflected light. The three common angles are 20°, 60°, and 85° these cover most of industries coatings applications.

Gloss Range60° ValueNotes
High Gloss>70 GUIf measurement exceeds 70 GU, measure at 20°
Medium Gloss10 – 70 GUMeasurements at 60°
Low Gloss<10 GUIf measurement is less than 10 GU, measure at 85°

AML can help you decide on the best Gloss meter for your application contact us today!

Or to read more about gloss measurement read our guide here

Novo-Gloss 60° gloss meter features:

  • Ultra-fast measurement time
  • Time and date stamped results
  • Automatic tile detection for faster calibration
  • Full on-board statistics
  • Graphical trend analysis of results for simple reporting.
  • Easy Batching – User definable batch size and names for more efficient measurement of multiple samples
  • Software-free data transfer of measurements and batches
  • Direct data input via Bluetooth – transmit each measured reading directly into Microsoft Excel or other programs
  • Pass / Fail for easy identification of non-conformance’s
  • Auto-ranging, suitable for measuring matt to mirror finishes
  • Compliant to major international standards such as ASTM D523, ISO 2813, ASTM D2457
  • Calibrate to any standard (from low gloss to mirror finish)
Results Clearly Displayed

Results Clearly Displayed

Real Time Export of Results via Bluetooth

Real Time Export of Results via Bluetooth

Onboard Gloss Trend Graph

Onboard Gloss Trend Graph

Do you need gloss meter calibration? AML’s engineers are highly trained and experienced at gloss meter calibration, service and repair for most manufacturers.

All specifications, illustrations and descriptions of products are intended to give a general idea of the products available and are subject to alteration. We reserve the right to substitute an alternative of similar specification at our discretion. We have taken all reasonable steps to ensure the accuracy of product information provided, but we accept no liability for any errors or omissions.

Not the gloss meter you were looking for? Why not check out the entire range of gloss meters we have available.

Novo-Gloss 60° Glossmeter Specifications

  • Resolution: 0.1GU
  • Repeatability: 0.2GU
  • Reproducibility: 0.5GU
  • Measuring Range: 60°: 0 – 1000 GU
  • Measurement spot: 60° – 6mm x 12mm
  • Memory: 2000+ readings
  • Power: Rechargeable lithium ion, 17+ hours operation
  • Battery life: 10,000+ readings
  • Recharge time: 4 hours (mains)

Standards:

  • ISO 2813 Paints and varnishes – Determination of specular gloss of non-metallic paint films at 20 degrees, 60 degrees and 85 degrees
  • ASTM D2457 Standard Test Method for Specular Gloss of Plastic Films and Solid Plastics
  • ASTM D523 Standard Test Method for Specular Gloss
  • ISO 7668 Anodized aluminium and aluminium alloys — Measurement of specular reflectance and specular gloss at angles of 20°, 45°, 60° or 85°
  • DIN 67530 Reflectometers a means for gloss assessment of plane surfaces of paint coatings and plastics
  • JIS Z 8741 Specular glossiness – Method of measurement

Calibration service available please ask for a price.

All specifications, illustrations and descriptions of products are intended to give a general idea of the products available and are subject to alteration. We reserve the right to substitute an alternative of similar specification at our discretion. We have taken all reasonable steps to ensure the accuracy of product information provided, but we accept no liability for any errors or omissions.

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