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PosiTector® 6000 F45S1
45 degree microprobe for ferrous metal substrates
The PosiTector 6000 F45S1 includes a Standard(1) body and a 45 degree microprobe for measuring non-magnetic coatings on steel substrates. With our smallest measuring tip and best thin-film accuracy, this instrument is ideal for measuring on small parts, hard-to-reach areas, or close to edges.

PosiTector 6000 F45S1

Ideal for alignment on small, flat or curved surfaces.


 Feature Comparison Chart

Standard(1) Advanced(3)

 Order Code (includes Standard(1) body and F45S Probe)

F45S1 F45S3

Included Body

Included Probe

F45S F45S
 General Features Standard Advanced

All features shown on Overview page

PosiTector body accepts all PosiTector 6000, 200, DPM, UTG, RTR and SPG probes easily converting from a coating thickness gage to a dew point meter, surface profile gage or wall thickness gage

Hi Contrast LCD display

Monochrome Color

FAST mode - faster measurement speed for quick inspection

SCAN mode - take continuous readings without lifting the probe


Hi-Lo alarm - audibly and visibly alerts when measurements exceed your specified limits

Statistics - Instantly calculate average, standard deviation, min/max thickness and number of readings while measuring

Real time graphing, picture prompting and batch notes


Two (2) Year Warranty on Body and Probe

 Memory Features & Capacity Standard Advanced

Reading Storage Capacity

250 in one group 100,000 in up to
1000 groups

Screen Capture - record screen images for record keeping and review

Batch Annotation - Create meaningful batch names and enter notes directly on the instrument using a familiar on-screen QWERTY keyboard.


SSPC PA2 feature set determines if film thickness over a large area conforms to user-specified min/max levels


PSPC 90/10 feature determines if a coating system complies with an IMO performance standard for protective coatings


Multiple stored cal adjustments for measuring on a variety of substrate conditions

 Connection Options Standard Advanced

USB port for fast, simple connection to a PC and to supply continuous power. USB cable included

Wireless Technology for data transfer to a PC or optional portable printer  

WiFi technology wirelessly synchronizes with, downloads software updates, and connects to mobile devices for expanded functionality

 PosiSoft Solutions - 4 ways to view and report your data Standard Advanced

PosiSoft 3.0 Desktop Software
Desktop software for PC or Mac computer

PosiSoft USB Drive
Access your PosiTector as a flash drive.
View and print readings and graphs using universal PC/Mac web browsers or file explorers (formerly
Cloud-based application offering centralized management of PosiTector readings

PosiSoft Mobile
Gage-based software application featured in all PosiTector Advanced instruments

F45S Probe (included)


0 - 1150 um

0 - 45 mils

Accuracy*: + (0.02 mils + 1%)   0 - 4 mils
+ (0.1 mils + 3%)   > 4 mils
+ (.5 um + 1%)   0 - 100 um
+ (2 um + 3%)   > 100 um
*Accuracies are stated as a fixed value plus a percentage of the gage's actual reading.

Comes complete with Standard(1) gage body, F45S probe, precision plastic shims, protective rubber holster with belt clip, wrist strap, 3 AAA alkaline batteries, instructions, nylon carrying case with shoulder strap, protective lens shield, Long Form Certificate of Calibration traceable to NIST or PTB, USB cable, two (2) year warranty.

SIZE: 137 x 61 x 28 mm (5.4" x 2.4" x 1.1")

BODY WEIGHT: 140 g (4.9 oz.) without batteries

CONFORMS TO: ISO 2178/2360/2808, PrEN ISO 19840, ASTM B499/D1186/D1400/D7091/E376/G12, BS3900-C5, SSPC-PA2 and others

Unboxing the PosiTector 6000



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