Kafer Announce the Dial Test Indicators with increased measuring range

October 10, 2017   |   In Measurement


Our Metrology principal Kafer - Germany, has recently announce their newest line of Dial Test Indicators with increased measuring range.

For many years, Kafer-Tast indicators have proven reliability, durability and modern design features. Unaffected by magnetic fields, it allows automatic reversing contact point, with constant clockwise rotation. You can have error-free reading by only one revolution of the hand by its adjustable bezel and dial. The Fully jeweled, completely independent and interchangeable movement, can be quickly removed and replaced for maintenance.

Just like the previous model, the rugged one-piece housing provided with 3 dovetails: top, back and front; corrosion resistant with satin chrome finish. Contact point swivel supported in precision ball bearings. The German craftmanship features universal applications. Well-suited for workshop use.

Since 1932, Käfer Messuhrenfabrik GmbH & Co. Käfer manufacturing wide range of dial indicators and is trusted as the main OEM fabricator for many reputable brands. Versatile and reliable, Kafer devices are built for unmatched precision at affordable cost. The new addition is manufactured to conform with DIN EN ISO 9001:2000 standard. All Kafer dial gauges are shipped with factory calibrated, traceable standards and covered with 1 year limited warranty.

▪ K 36/0,4 and K 46/0,4: rd.. 0,002 mm / rg. 0,4 mm
▪ K 30/4 and K 40/4: rd. 0,01 mm / rg. 4,0 mm

Technical Data:

Features: K 36/0,4 K 46/0,4 K 30/4 K 40/4
Reading 0,002 mm 0,002 mm 0,01 mm 0,01 mm
Range 0,4 mm 0,4 mm 4 mm 4 mm
Dial reading 0 – 100 – 0 0 – 100 – 0 0 – 100 0 – 100
Bezel-Ø 28,4 mm 38,2 mm 28,4 mm 38,2 mm
Form to DIN 2270 A A A A
Accuracy according to manufacturing standard manufacturing standard manufacturing standard manufacturing standard
Length of contact point with tungsten carbide ball Ø 2 mm 12 mm 12 mm 38 mm 38 mm
Swivelling range of contact point 240° 240° 240° 240°


Schematic figure:
▪ K 36/0,4 and K 46/0,4:                                                                  ▪ K 30/4 and K 40/4: