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Moisture Meter for Wood & Building Materials

Large dual graphical LCD displays moisture in wood and other building materials plus air temperature and relative humidity.


230 Pocket Building Materials Moisture Meter
  • Unique Digital LCD readout with analog bargraph and numerical displays;
  • Simultaneous digital readout of moisture content plus ambient temperature or humidity with analog bargraph display of moisture, Max moisture values, and programmable wet/dry indication.
  • Use on wood, paper, wall board, sheet rock, cardboard, plaster, concrete, and mortar;
  • Memory contains 3 wood groups and 4 building material groups with calibrations for approximately 150 species of wood and 19 building material types;
  • Index Mode with programmable high and low values can be used to quickly locate moisture with comparative measurement;
  • Replaceable threaded measurement electrode pins;
  • Impact proof housing;
  • Auto power off conserves battery energy;
  • Battery operated for on-the-go measurements;
  • Built-in battery check and measurement verification test;
  • Complete with protective cap, replacement pins, and three CR-2032 button batteries.

The 230 Pocket Moisture Meter measures moisture of wood and building materials. The built-in battery check and measurement verification test to insure accurate readings. LCD screen is optimized for a 30 degree viewing angle.


  • Wood Moisture Range 0 to 75%
  • Other Building Materials 0.1 to 24%
  • Temperature -40 to 158°F (-40 to 70°C)
  • Relative Humidity 0 to 100%RH
  • Measurement principle Electrical resistance
  • Electrode length 0.3" (8mm)
  • Electrode pins Integrated, replaceable
  • Auto Power Off After approx. 3 minutes
  • Operating Temperature 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
  • Operating Humidity 85% Relative Humidity maximum
  • Power supply Three CR-2032 button cells
  • Dimensions 6.25 x 2.5 x 1.2" (159 x 63.5 x 30.5mm)
  • Weight 3.5 oz (100g)

The Meter Man, David von Pein
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