Phase II+ Economic Portable Hardness Tester - PHT-1700


Thread Check is pleased to offer the PHASE II PHT‐1700, loaded with features, this economically priced hardness tester is capable of measuring the surface hardness of a wide variety of metals on round and flat surfaces. This instrument comes complete with the universal D impact device, calibrated test block and rugged carry case.

Designed to test large hard parts:
Example: Tool steel should be close to 1" thick of solid material


  • Load the impact body
  • Place the impact body on your test piece
  • Push the button to begin testing and obtain reading

Standard Accessories:

  • Base instrument
  • Impact device D ("DL" PHT‐1740)
  • Calibrated test block
  • Custom carry case
  • Cleaning brush
  • Operation manual


  • Easy to use keypad operation
  • Large LCD display with back light
  • Automatic conversions to: Brinell, Rockwell, Vicker and Share
  • Automatic mean value
  • Data storage capacity


  • Accuracy: +/‐ 0.5% (referred to L=800,
  • Repeatability accuracy: +/‐ 4L units) L=Leeb
  • Measuring range: 200‐960 HL
  • Materials: steel & cast steel, alloy tool steel, stainless steel, grey cast iron, spheroidal iron, cast aluminum, brass, bronze, wrought copper alloy.
  • Battery type: AAA alkaline (2)
  • Operating temperature: 5‐104 degrees F
  • Dimensions: 108 x 62 x 25mm
  • Weight: 230 grams


  • NIST/ASTM certified hardness test blocks are available.
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SKU PHT-1700
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