Protimeter has been founded in Buckinghamshire from Marlow. They have been the innovator for over 40 years in design and technologies that are currently used to measure moisture. Their techniques are also used for dampness diagnoses. The quality and techniques are constantly being improved and renewed because in 2001 they became part of GE Measurement and Control. GE Measurement and Control are constantly exploring new possibilities to make their products better for their customers. This translates in a very high end product.
Protimeter, what is it?
A protimeter is a moisture meter. The name already explains where the product is used for. With the Protimeter you can measure the moisture in different kind of objects, like: walls, wood, stone and so on. Protimeter is well known for their quality, they are mostly build for the professional side of the market. They function better, last longer and provide a higher level of measuring accuracy than many other of their competitors. Compared to other moisture meters they have some of the most accurate and constant measurement results. Some people might say it is the Rolls-Royce under the moisture meters.
What does a Protimeter cost?
You have to keep in mind that this brand is made for professional use. This means that you will probably not find a very cheap meter. But this also means that when you buy one of their meters that you will always have the best quality. The meters are available in a very big price range. The more expensive ones have a better quality and will therefore last longer then the cheaper ones. It is also good to keep in mind how accurate you want the measurements to be. With the high end models you can measure much more accurate then the cheaper ones.
Click here for an overview of different moisture meters from Protimeter.
GE Protimeter BLD2000 Mini Moisture Meter
GE Protimeter Mini is a compact, general purpose pin type moisture meter used for assessing moisture conditions in buildings.
- Bright LED display for clarity
- Durable and rugged design
- Color coded moisture scale for simple classification of dry, borderline or damp conditions in materials
- Comfortable to hold and easy to use
- Auto shut off for increased battery life
Protimeter BLD5765 Aquant Non-Invasive Moisture Meter
The Protimeter Aquant is a non-invasive rapid test moisture meter for a wide range of building and construction materials.
- Measures up to 3/4″ (19 mm) below the surface
- Detects moisture directly in materials and below wall and floor coverings such as tile, wood and vinyl
- Not adversely affected by surface moisture such as condensation
- Dual display LCD and LED for easy reading
Protimeter BLD5365 Surveymaster Dual-Function Moisture Meter
The Protimeter BLD5365 Dual-Function, versatile pin and non-invasive Moisture Meter is ergonomically designed.
- Rugged construction
- Large backlit display
- Allows rapid assessment of building moisture
- Pin moisture measurement