Lightweight Dynamic Penetrometer


Penetrometers are used to establish the thickness of different stratifications when investigating the suitability of a site for bridge, road or other construction works. In general if the ground is not too compact, penetration tests with this apparatus can be carried out to depths of about 8 to 12 m.
The apparatus includes:

  • Anvil with driving rod
  • 10 kg rammer, rammer fall 50 cm
  • 11 sounding rods
  • 1 grooved rod
  • 2 drive points, 90°, 500 and 1000 mm2
  • Lifting device for sounding rods
  • Couplings
  • Carrying case
  • Case dimensions: 1160x370x220 mm
  • Weight approx.: 71 kg


  DIN 4094

Technische specificaties

Order nummers

16-T0013: Lightweight dynamic penetrometer. :

Accessoires & toebehoren


16-T0013/L: Rod lifting device 16-T0013/10: Spare expendable conical point 500 mm2 x 90° angle 16-T0013/11: Spare expendable conical point 1000 mm2 x 90° angle 16-T0013/4: Sounding rod 22 mm dia for 16-T0013 16-T0013/6: Grooved rod 22 mm dia: 16-T0013/7: Threaded nipple M16. Allen type 16-T0013/8: Drive point 90° 5 cm2 surface, 24.2 mm dia 16-T0013/9: Drive point 90°, 10 cm2 surface, 35.6 mm dia