Agratronix™ 08180 - Soil Compaction Tester

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    Agratronix Soil Compaction Tester | 08180 | 59040

    Get the best crop yield by measuring the extent and depth of subsurface compaction.


    • Item Soil Compaction Tester
    • Probe Length (In.) 24
    • Probe Diameter. (In.) 1/2 and 3/4
    • Probe Material Stainless Steel
    • Pressure Range (PSI) 0 to 300
    • Includes Two Tips and Instructions
    • 24” stainless steel rod with adjustable shock collar to prevent damage to gauge during transport or storage
    • Easy to read, color-coated, stainless steel dial that is liquid filled to reduce shock
    • Durable molded housing with rubber grip handles
    • Large and small tip included with convenient storage in tester housing
    • Hanger hole with nail included for easy storage on wall or above workbench


    • Penetration Depth ~ Up to 24” in 3” increments
    • Green Testing Range (0-200 psi) ~ Good growing conditions
    • Yellow Testing Range (200-300 psi) ~ Fair growing conditions
    • Red Testing Range (300 psi and above) ~ Poor growing conditions
    • Two Tips Included ~ {½” tip for firm soil} ~ {¾” tip for soft soil}

    Why Test Soil Compaction?

    • Increase yield by increasing root and plant development
    • Increase the effectiveness of fertilizers, pesticides and herbicides
    • Reduce time and fuel cost by reducing power needed to till a field
    • Increase soil water retention

    REST Client (Huachao Mao)