Fruit Firmness Testers (Penetrometer, Sclerometer)

A must for all fruit growers to measure quality and maturity.

Measuring the firmness of a fruit is a quick, easy and accurate way to determine the  quality and level fruit maturity.

Fruit firmness is used around the world to test maturity of many fruits and is also one of the most important quality variables as it is an indirect measurement of ripeness. Making an accurate assessment of fruit firmness allows appropriate decisions to be made in regards to how your produce is treated.

These testers are perfect for all fruit growers and work by measuring the force necessary to penetrate a a plunger of known size into the pulp of the fruit.

Fruit Firmness Testers

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Analog Fruit Firmness Tester Tip - 3.5mm

Stainless steel replacement tip for FP001 and FP002. Can be used on the FP003 if you use a formula to convert to a 3.5mm tip.
 
Sales price: $19.99
SKU: 3.5TIP
 
 
 
 
 

Analog Fruit Firmness Tester Tips - 8mm & 11mm

Stainless steel replacement tips for the FP003 All Purpose Fruit Firmness Tester.
 
Sales price: $39.98
SKU: 8-11TIP
 
 
 
 
 

General Purpose Fruit Firmness Tester - FP001

This general purpose fruit firmness tester Measures 2-15kg/cm 2. Large range ideal for Apples, Peaches, Pears, Avocado, Kiwi, Tomatoes and much more. Fruit firmness one of the most accurate ways to...
 
Sales price: $129.99
SKU: FP001
 
 
 
 
 

Soft Fruit Firmness Tester - FP002

Soft fruit stainless steel firmness tester Measures 0.5-4kg/cm 2. Low range ideal for Citrus, Melons, Plums and other Soft Fruits.
 
Sales price: $129.99
SKU: FP002
 
 
 
 
 

All-Purpose Fruit Firmness Tester - FP003

Know when to pick and ship your fruit. Ideal for measuring the ripeness of almost all fruits. Dual range fruit firmness tester with a range of 0.5-12kg/cm2 for general purpose and 1-24kg/cm2 for...
 
Sales price: $159.99
SKU: FP003
 
 
 
 
 

Digital Fruit Firmness Tester, Penetrometer (General Fruit)

The Agriculture Solutions digital fruit firmness tester is designed to easily, accurately, and repeatably measure the firmness, or ripeness, of many kinds of fruits and vegetables.
 
Sales price: $299.99
SKU: FHP-802
 
 
 
 
 

Digital Fruit Firmness Tester, Penetrometer (Soft Fruit)

The Agriculture Solutions digital fruit firmness tester is designed to easily, accurately, and repeatably measure the firmness, or ripeness, of many kinds of fruits and vegetables.
 
Sales price: $299.99
SKU: FHP-801
 
 
 
 
 

Digital Fruit Firmness Tester, Penetrometer (Dual Tip)

The Agriculture Solutions digital dual-tip fruit firmness tester is designed to digitally measure firmness levels while of almost any fruit or vegetable.
 
Sales price: $349.99
SKU: FHP-803
 
 
 
 
 

Test Stand for Fruit Firmness Tester

This stand gives a solid platform in which to attach your fruit firmness tester and slowly and accurately push into the fruit you are measuring. Use this stand for more accurate and repeatable...
 
Sales price: $399.99
SKU: HLX-AC
 
 
 
 
 

Extech Digital Force Gauge – 475040

This force gauge features both tension and compression measurements and contains both compression and tension adapters. With a range to 5000g and a testing extension rod.
 
Sales price: $399.99
SKU: 475040
 
 
 
 
 

Extech Digital Force Gauge High Capacity – 475044

This force gauge features both tension and compression measurements and contains both compression and tension adapters. With a high range to 20kg and a testing extension rod.
 
Sales price: $489.99
SKU: 475044
 
 
 
 
 

Fruit Firmness Tester and Test Stand

This stand gives a solid platform in which to attach your fruit firmness tester and slowly and accurately push into the fruit you are measuring. Use this stand for more accurate and repeatable...
 
Sales price: $499.99
SKU: HLX-AC_2
 
 
 
 
 

Extech High Capacity Force Gauge PC Interface – 475055

This force gauge features both tension and compression measurement and has a high capacity range up to 220lbs or 100kg. With a PC interface for uploading data to a computer.
 
Sales price: $709.00
SKU: 475055