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Pin Search Type Moisture Meter

Part#: SHGLMM018
Supplier: Shimana
Calibration Certificate: is available at extra cost
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The Pin-Search Type Moisture Meter is a powerful and versatile instrument for measuring and diagnosing dampness in buildings and building materials. This product enables building surveyors and other practitioners to measure moisture levels of building elements such as walls, floors and other building materials simply by switching between the two different modes of operation.In this way, a detailed understanding of the moisture condition of the property can be obtained.

The SHGLMM018 moisture meter has two sharp pins probe which can be physically pushed into the sample. With this pin-type meter, the roughness of the material surface does not matter, and even small pieces can be measured.


  • Digital display gives exact reading with no guessing or errors while a colour coded light (LED) indicates the moisture condition of the material. This combined presentation of moisture measurement helps the user to map the extent of problems and monitor changes in condition precisely and reliably
  • Alarm values can be set by users
  • Automatic power off to conserve power


  • Display 4 digits, 10 mm LCD with colour coded LED indication
    • Green LED represents a safe, air-dry state
    • Yellow LED represents a borderline State
    • Red LED represents a damp state
  • Measurement Range: 0~80% (when code=cd01 in a Pin mode)
  • Measurement codes:
    • 10 codes in a Pin mode
    • 20 codes in a Search type
  • Accuracy: ± 0.5%n or ± 0.5% whichever is the greater
  • Power supply: 4x1.5 AA A size battery
  • Power off: 2 modes
    • Manual off at any time
    • Auto power off after 5 minutes from last key operation
  • Operating conditions:
    • Temperature : 0-50C
    • Humidity : below 90% RH
  • Dimensions: 165x62x26mm or 6.5x2.4x1.0 inch
  • Weight: 175g (not including batteries)

standard delivey

  • Carrying case 1 pc.
  • Operation manual 1 pc.
  • Separate pin probe 1 pc.


Need to have this new Shimana SHGLMM018 Pin Search Type Moisture Meter calibrated? While this gauge has passed a quality control check, having a calibration certificate for moisture meters might be required by your quality control system. Digital Measurement Metrology (owner of is a canadian metrology company with more than 25 years of experience. Our Brampton, Ontario based calibration lab has one of the most comprehensive ISO 17025 accredited calibration scope in Canada.

Do you have an old Shimana gauge to be calibrated? We might be able to calibrate Shimana moisture meters (Shimana SHGLMM018 or a different model) and provide an ISO, NIST traceable calibration certificate. Please contact our metrology lab for more info.

Ordering info

SKUDescriptionUnitPriceIn Stock
SHGLMM018Shimana Pin Search Type Moisture Meterpiece 5

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