Patent Number: 6,529,014

Title: Coating thickness gauge with automated zero adjustment and/or calibration

Abstract: The subject of the invention is a coating thickness gauge with at least one measuring probe (14) which has at least one sensor (15, 15') as well as a device for the zero adjustment and/or calibration. The coating thickness device (10) is equipped with means to automatically activate zero adjustment and/or calibration when an interaction especially a contact or a relative movement between a sensor (15, 15') and a reference plate (11, 11').

Inventors: Nix; Norbert (Koln, DE)

Assignee: Automation Hans Nix GmbH

International Classification: G01B 21/08 (20060101); G01R 027/26 ()

Expiration Date: 03/04/2011