The Tramex PTM 6005 is a digital pin meter that uses resistance technology for measuring moisture. It features a built-in socket that accommodates an array of optional external electrodes and insulated pins for measuring moisture content at various depths in the wood.
Pin Moisture Meters
The Tramex PTM 6005 pin meter features a built-in socket that accommodates an array of optional external electrodes and insulated pins, including a hammer probe accessory for measuring moisture at various depths. It employs resistance technology for measuring moisture.
CRITICAL FLAW ALERT!
This meter exhibits a critical flaw—namely its inability to give reliable readings below 12% moisture content. This flaw renders the meter essentially unusable for a number of common applications, including for flooring installations and furniture making. We deducted two stars from our overall rating to reflect this critical flaw.
The Tramex MRH III, a digital hand-held electronic impedance moisture meter, offers a hammer probe accessory for taking measurements deep within the wood. This is one of three modes of operation incorporated into this meter.