The FLIR MR40 Moisture Pen with Built-in Torch can be used to detect and measure moisture in wood and common building materials.
This moisture meter is practical, convenient and cost-effective. Its portable, rugged design and integrated torch mean that this product can be used in an array of environments, including small or tight spaces, and is resilient enough to survive a 3m drop and water splashes (IP54).Its built-in torch also ensures that the FLIR MR40 Moisture Pen can be used in dark environments.
Furthermore, its replaceable pins (second set included) and built-in calibration/pin check (in cap) and Auto-Power-Off function all extend this product’s longevity, reducing the cost of ownership.
Its integrated pin-check and calibration also help to improve the reliability and accuracy of the FLIR MR40 Moisture Pen. This instrument has the measurement ranges:
The FLIR MR40 Moisture Pen will issue an audible noise to indicate each measurement range, whilst its clear LCD display and Data Hold function allow the user to clearly see and consult moisture readings.
This product’s simple operating system (on/off button) ensures that it is quick and easy-to-use; the FLIR MR40 Moisture Pen is also compatible with selected FLIR thermal cameras (NOT INCLUDED) and when used in conjunction with these cameras can be used to confirm as to whether a cold spot is due to moisture.
Therefore the single scale FLIR MR40 Moisture Pen with Built-in Torch is ideal for builders, building inspectors, moisture remediation technicians, pest control professionals, residential roofing and flooring contractors.
FLIR MR40 Moisture Pen with Built-in Torch Key Features
- Can be used to identify and quantify moisture in wood and common building materials
- Portable, rugged design
- Integrated torch
- 3m drop-tested
- IP54: resists water splashes
- Calibration/ pin check integrated into cap
- Replaceable pins (second set included)
- Auto-Power-Off function
- 5-12%, 13-60%, 60%+ moisture measurement ranges
- Clear LCD display
- Data Hold function
- Simple operating system
- Compatible with selected FLIR thermal cameras (NOT INCLUDED)
- When used with FLIR thermal cameras it can be used to confirm whether a cold spot is due to moisture
- Ideal for builders, building inspectors, moisture remediation technicians, pest control professionals, residential roofing and flooring contractors
- FLIR MR40 Moisture Pen
- Spare Set of Pins
Need additional pins? You can order a spare pack by giving us a call and quoting part number MO25-PINS (10 pins included in the pack)
Need more information? Find it in the full technical specification and reviews.
FLIR MR40 Technical Specifications
|Measurement Range||5 to 60% MC (moisture content)|
|Measurement Accuracy||5 to 30% MC: ±2%
30 to 60% MC: reference only
Note: for materials other than group 9/Building materials plywood, drywall, and oriented strand board (OSB), download the MR40 material conversion table (publication MR40-AN01) from the FLIR website
|Audible Indication||5 to 12%: low beep rate
13 to 60%: higher beep rate
More than 60%: highest beep rate (display OL)
|Electrode Pins||Integrated, replaceable (4 pins included)|
|Measurement Principle||Electrical resistance|
|Battery Type||2 x AAA batteries (included)|
|Battery Life||70 hours without torch|
|Battery Status Indicator||4 bar battery icon|
|Auto Power Off||3 minutes|
|Drop Test||3m (9.8ft)|
|IP Rating||IP54 splash proof|
|Operating Temperature||-10 to 60°C (14 to 140°F)|
|Weight||80g (2.8oz) with batteries|
|Dimensions||193 x 26 x 31mm (7.6 x 1.0 x 1.2")|
|Material||PC-ABS w/TPE overmould|