NOVOTEST T-UD3 Combined Hardness Tester

Up for sale NOVOTEST T-UD3 Combined Hardness Tester

Condition: Used

Small indenter imprint (suits for mirror surfaces of shafts necks, blades, gear teeth, etc.)

Measuring surface hardened layers hardness

Wide range of hardness testing

Various measurement modes

88 combinations of materials and hardness scales (calibrations)

Calibration of any scale in any range

Convenience and ease of measurement

Optimized number of buttons

Large full-color graphic display with bright backlight

Built-in photo camera for thorough reports

Automatic probe types recognition

Connected probe types indication

The calibrations are stored in UCI probe memory

Extended operating temperature range (frost, down to – 40°C)

Internal memory and communication with a PC

New intuitive menu with tips on the buttons

Optional wireless mini printer

Waterproofed housing

Rubber bumper protected housing

Internal clock

Hardness value measuring for any mass products with more than 1 mm  thickness (small parts, thin-walled structures, pipes, tanks, steel sheets, articles of complex shape, hardness testing of metal coatings, etc.)

Different operating modes:

  • Graph – the graph building mode

  • Histogram – the histogram building mode

  • Statistics – provides statistics for the current set of measurements

  • Smart – filters the incorrect measurements

  • Signal – displays the probe signal (only for the Leeb probe)



Manufacturer NOVOTEST
UCI probe types
  • 1kgf (10N) 2.2 lbf
  • 5kgf (50N) 11lbf
  • 10kgf (98N) 22lbf
Leeb probe types
  • D
  • DC
  • DL
  • C
  • D+15
  • E
  • G
Measuring range
  • HRC:20~70
  • HB:90~650
  • HV:230~940
  • Tensile strength, MPa: 370~1740
  • User calibrations for any range (for example: HV100-1600)
Measuring accuracy
  • HRC: 2HRC
  • HB: 10HB
  • HV: 15HV
  • ASTM A1038
  • ASTM A956
  • ASTM A370
  • ISO 16859
  • ASTM E140
  • ISO 18265
  • DIN 50159
  • GB/T 34205
Indenter UCI probe – Diamond indenter
Leeb probe – Hardened ball
Measuring direction Any direction 360°
Data storage Limited only by the memory card up to 32Gb
Communication Upload data to PC and export as a spreadsheet (USB cable and software included )
Hardness scales
  • UCI probe – HRC, HB, HV, MPa
  • Leeb probe – HRC, HRB, HB, HV, HL, MPa
  • Additional custom scales for calibration
  • Ultrasonic (UCI) probe – pre-calibrated for steel
  • Dynamic (Leeb) pre-calibrated for steel, alloy steel, cast iron, stainless steel, aluminum, bronze, brass, copper
  • Additional custom materials for calibration
Data display
  • Load applied/contact (UCI)
  • Angle (Leeb)
  • Single test result
  • Max, Min, Average of tests
  • Number of tests
  • Deviation
  • Var. coeff.
  • Histogram, Signal and Smart Modes (Filter of incorrect measurements).
  • English
  • German
  • French
  • Polish
  • Russian
    *additional languages available by request
Indication Color LCD display (320×240)
Operating environment
  • Temperature:-20°C~40°C
  • Humidity: 30%~80%R.H.
Power supply DC 4,5V (3 pcs batteries AA)
Dimensions (W x H x L) 160 x 75 x 30 mm
Weight 2kg (with probe)



  • NOVOTEST T-UD3 Hardness tester
  • UCI probe
  • Leeb probe (D type)
  • 3pcs AA batteries
  • Charger
  • USB cable
  • Operating manual
  • Software for PC
  • Case