Reed R9030 Pen-Style Hardness Tester

Original price was: $1,695.00.Current price is: $1,525.50.

SKU: R9030


Reed R9030 Pen-Style Hardness Tester

Reed R9030 Datasheet (PDF)

Displays measurements in Rockwell (HRC, HRB, HRA), Brinell (HB), Leeb (HL), Vickers (HV) and Shore (HS) hardness values.


R9030 Offers

This rebound hardness tester features a universal D impact device and is capable of displaying measurements in 7 hardness scales. The R9030 features a rechargeable battery, internal memory to store up to 350 measurements and software to further analyse saved data.


  • Measures a wide range of materials including; cast steel, alloy steel, stainless steel, aluminum, bronze, copper and cast irons.
  • Measures 7 types of hardness scales; Rockwell (HRC, HRB, HRA), Brinell (HB), Leeb (HL), Vickers (HV) and Shore (HS)
  • Compact pen style design
  • Bright OLED display
  • Real-time clock and internal memory stores up to 350 measurements
  • USB connectivity and software allows for further measurement analysis
  • Rechargeable lithium battery
  • Low battery indicator


REED R9030 Specifications

Hardness Scales Rockwell (HRA, HRB, HRC)
Brinell (HB)
Leeb (HLD)
Vickers (HV)
Shore (HS)
Measuring Ranges HRA:  59 to 85
HRB: 13 to 100
HRC: 20 to 68
HB:  19 to 651
HLD: 170 to 960
HV:  80 to 967
HS:  30 to 100
Measuring Direction 360°
Sampling Time Less than 1 sec (when triggered)
Display Dot Matrix OLED
Battery Life Approx. 40 hours
Low Battery Indicator Yes
Power Supply Rechargeable Lithium Ion Battery
Charge Time Approx. 2 hours
Internal Memory Yes (up to 350 readings)
PC Connectivity USB Cable
Software Yes (Included)
Software OS Compatibility Windows XP / Vista / 7 / 8 / 10
Product Certifications CE
Operating Temperature 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
Storage Temperature -4 to 140°F (-20 to 60°C)
Operating Humidity Range 0 to 90%
Dimensions 5.7 x 1.3 x 1″ (146 x 32 x 26 mm)
Weight 5.6oz (160g)


What’s included with the REED R9030

  • Hardness Tester
  • D Impact Device
  • Leeb Test Block
  • Small Supporting Ring
  • Nylon Brush
  • AC Adapter
  • USB Cable
  • Software
  • Hard Carrying Case

Ideal Applications for the REED R9030

  • Ideal for hardness testing of large and heavy objects
  • In production lines of mass produced components
  • Materials identification in stores and warehouses
  • In locations with difficult access, or in confined spaces

Additional information

Weight 10 lbs
Dimensions 14 × 14 × 14 in

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