F.W. Bell 5170 Digital Read-Out Gauss Meter w/ Transverse Probe

  • Brand: F.W. Bell
  • Product Code: F.W. Bell - 5170
  • Availability: Discontinued - This item has been discontinued.

F.W. Bell's Portable Gauss Meter allows the user to measure magnetic field strength with up to 1% accuracy

This DC 20 kHz model portable gauss meter is the first hand-held gauss meter to have a digital signal processor (DSP).  The unit can measure from 0 to 30 kG, with an accuracy of up to 1%.  The unit's built-in software eliminates the need for complex calibration procedures.  It was programmed to have a fast, simple push button operation.

Key Features:

  • Great readout accuracy
  • Auto zero
  • Min/max/peak hold
  • Auto range
  • Relative mode
  • User-selected Gauss or Tesla read-outs
  • Corrected analog output (+/- 3 V FS) (for 5180 model only)
  • USB communications port (for 5180 model only)



  • Detachable, 4" transverse probe (STH17-0404)
  • Zero gauss chamber
  • AC adapter
  • Instruction manual
  • Hard carrying case
  • Four AA batteries
  • Manufacturers certificate


CE compliant

Sold with or without Certificate of Calibration.

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