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Time Domain Reflectometry (TDR)

Trase System

 Time Domain Reflectometry (TDR)

The 6050X1 TRASE System I is a self-contained, portable unit designed for field use for fast and accurate measurements of moisture in various materials (e.g. soil, cement, powders, grains etc) using Time Domain Reflectometry (TDR). This is a true TDR instrument with automatic beginning and end point determinations and full graphing abilities, allowing determination of both time and impedance differences along a waveguide. Measuring range 0 - 100% Volumetric Moisture content High Accuracy (+/- 2% FS or better), 1000 point resolution. Largest Pulse on any commercial TDR unit - 1.25V/ 120 ps.

Slammer with 30cm heavy duty waveguides

Slammer with 30cm heavy duty waveguides

The Slammer is a heavy-duty waveguide connector designed for rugged field use. It is designed for inserting waveguides into hard, dry, and compacted soils, and for comfort and ease in making multiple measurements. The removable 2.5 lb sliding hammer can be used to insert waveguides under the most difficult of conditions. Waveguides, ordered separately, are available in lengths ranging from 20 cm to 60 cm. Note: In order to use the Slammer with your Trase unit, the Trase must be running version 2110A software.

Minitrase kit with bluetooth & android

Minitrase kit with bluetooth & android

The MiniTrase uses Time Domain Reflectometry (TDR) to measure instantaneously the volumetric water content of soils and other moist media. A variety of connectors and waveguides for depth measurements ranging from 15 cm to 70 cm are available, and can be used in a portable manner or permanently installed for periodic moisture monitoring. The volumetric moisture content is displayed on the Android tablet, and the graph of the TDR pulse can also be tagged for identification and stored for later viewing and analysis on the tablet or a PC.

Coated Waveguide 15cm (set of 2)

Coated Waveguide 15cm (set of 2)

The 6008CL15, 15 cm Length Waveguides, for use with the 6002F1 Waveguide Connector. Set of 2. Waveguides are coated with a special XXX to xxx.

Buriable WaveGuide, 15cm probe 2M cable

Buriable WaveGuide, 15cm probe 2M cable

The 6005L2 Buriable Waveguide is designed to be installed permanently in the soil, and allows measurements to be made at any depth in the soil profile. The waveguide rods are 20 cm long and made of 1/8" (0.3 cm) diameter stainless steel rods. The Buriable Waveguide can also be used portably in light-duty applications and where space is limited. Extension cables of various lengths are available, allowing multiple waveguides to be connected and controlled from a central location.