Product SKU : DFX2 Series

DFX II Series Digital Force Gauges

Buy these economical CHATILLON® DFX II digital force gauge (series) from us. CHATILLON® DFX II force gauges are able for normal and peak operating modes and comes with mechanical overload protection to 150% FS. The DFX II digital force gauge is ideal for applications where users are interested in basic peak force measurement.
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Accredited ISO 17025 calibration certificate for these DFX2 Series DFX II Series Digital Force Gauges force tools is be available on request (for an extra charge). Why Calibrate?


The CHATILLON® DFX II Series is an economical digital force gauge ideal for applications where users are interested in basic peak force measurement.

The DFX II is available in four capacities (10 lbf, 50 lbf, 100 lbf, 200 lbf) and features an integral load cell with a measurement accuracy of better than 0.3% FS. The DFX II Series operates using a rechargeable NiMH battery pack and can also operate using the supplied universal charger.  The battery eliminator is supplied with a US, UK and EURO style plug. Under battery operation, the DFX II Series will operate for over 70-100 hours of continuous use.

Battery Status

View the current battery power remaining on your rechargeable battery pack.

Normal Display
Shows the current load being applied to the sensor.Indicates load direction.

Peak Display
Shows the peak (maximum) load that was applied to the sensor during a test.

Overload Display
Shows the overload history for the force gauge.  Indicates the number of overloads
that occurred in both the tension and compression direction.

Load Bargraph
Shows the load being applied to the inter nal sensor graphically.  Indicates overload
conditions and zero offset.
Rugged Construction
Cast aluminum housing and integral mechanical overload protection are designed
into the DFX.

Simple Accessory Connection
Gauge has either #10-32 or 5/16-18 male threads depending on gauge capacity.
Supplied standard with Flat adapter and Hook.  A wide assortment of optional accessories are available.

Power Save Mode
Gauge has a power save feature that automatically shuts down power to the
gauge when there has been no activity. Saves battery life.

Simple Keypad
Gauge operation simple using fours keyes: Peak, Units, Zero and Info.

Language Setup
Let’s you select the desired display language for your DFX.  Information may be displayed
in English, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese and Chinese.

A large, easy-to-read, high resolution dot matrix LCD display supports a variety of standard gauge functions including normal and peak readings. Loads are displayed in ozf, gf, lbf, kgf and N units. The display language may be set up to indicate in English, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese and Chinese.

The DFX II Series’ calibration procedure is included in the gauge’s setup.  DFX II Series force gauges come with a carrying case, battery universal battery charger, flat and hook adapters. The DFX II Series is supplied with an optional Certificate of Calibration with NIST data.

CHATILLON® DFX II Series Features

  • Four Chatillon Models
    (10 lbf, 50 lbf, 100 lbf, and 200 lbf)
  • Normal and Peak Operating Modes
  • Selectable Units of Measurement
    - ozf, gf, lbf, kgf and N
    - Units may be locked to prevent
  • Measurement Accuracy
    - Accuracy +0.3% Full Scale
    - Mechanical Overload Protection to 150% Full Scale
  • Simple Operator Interface
    - High Resolution Display
    - Menus, Prompts and Dedicated
  • Function Keys for Easy Use
    - Load Bargraph
  • Selectable Display Languages
    English, Spanish, French,
    German, Portuguese and Chinese
  • Battery Operated with Automatic
    Shutoff Power Saver
    - 70 to 100 hours of continuous use with rechargeable NIMH battery pack
    - Supplied with Universal Battery
  • Eliminator (US, UK, Euro style plugs)
    » Supplied with standard Certificate of
  • Conformance
    - Optional Certificate of Calibration with NIST available
  • 1 Year Warranty

CHATILLON® DFX II Series Specifications

  • Use the DFX II digital force gauge for an accurate measurement of the force necessary to depress a button.
  • Attach the DFX II to a Chatillon MT test stand and view the maximum tensile force applied before a cap comes off of a spray can.
  • Use the Chatillon DFX II with the optional pistol grip attachment to check the force necessary to open a door.

CHATILLON® DFX II Series Specifications

  • Accuracy: ±0.3% of full scale
  • Certification: Certificate of Conformance (std). NIST Traceable and 17025 calibration (opt)
  • Data Sampling Rate: 1000 Hz
  • Peak Capture Rate: 1000 Hz
  • Display Update Rate: 250mS
  • Tare Capacity: 110% full scale
  • Overload Protection: 150% full scale
  • Display Characteristics: High resolution, dot-matrix LCD, 8 lines, 21 characters,
  • Automatic Shut Down: 30 minutes. May be disabled.
  • Power: NiMH battery pack or use with Universal Battery Charger
  • Battery Life: Approximately 70 to 100 hours, continuous use.
  • Instrument Weight: 1.5 lbs (0.7 kg)
  • Shipping Weight: 4 lbs (1.8 kg) with accessories
  • Warranty: 1 year
  • Storage Temperature: 0 to 130OF (-17 to 54OC)
  • Operating Temperature: 40 to 110OF (4 to 43OC)
  • Temperature Stability: Better than 0.03% of rated output per OF
  • Relative Humidity: 20% to 85%

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DFX II Series ozf gf lbf kgf N
Chatillon DFX2-010 160 x 0.2 5000 x 5 10 x 0.01 5 x 0.005 50 x 0.05
Chatillon DFX2-050 800 x 1 25000 x 20 50 x 0.05 25 x 0.02 250 x 0.2
Chatillon DFX2-100 1600 x 2 50000 x 50 100 x 0.1 50 x 0.05 500 x 0.5
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