Lignomat - Mini-Ligno E/D Moisture Meter
Bright red numeric display makes taking accurate moisture readings easy and error-free. Simply press the pins into the wood and the meter automatically turns on to provide a reading. Features a...
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- Measuring Range 6-45%
- Built in calibration
- Calibration for domestic species
- Measuring depth of 3/16" and 7/16"
- 2 Year Warranty
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Structurally sound and beautiful in appearance, wood is the ideal raw material. Woodworkers know that moisture content is the single most important factor affecting the quality of their project. To ensure quality, from the mill and dry kiln to the finished project, moisture meters help minimize defects such as shrinkage, cracks, and splits. Years of experience, high-tech tools, controls and premium grade lumber cannot make a difference if moisture content goes unchecked.
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nice tool but...
According to the instructions the moisture meeter is temperture sensitive. Therefore there is an adjustment factor. I live in the northeast we don't have many 70 degree day in the winter. so either you need to take the phamplet with you when checking the wood or record the reading and check it later.
Easy to use - Direct reading
I read many reviews and descriptions of various moisture meters in a targeted price range. The Lignomat ED had the features I thought would provide me with the most useful benefits. I am very pleased with the unit due to simplicity of use and direct digital readout. The only reason I did not give it 5 stars is that I have only used the unit for a couple months. I anticipate continued use for years to come.
simple design,simple to use