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Digital force gauges

Part number: FG-7000 Series | Request a quote
Simplify your compression and tension tests with these high-tech FG-7000 Digital Force Gauges (series), great force instruments that provide menu programming for easy selection and set-up of the instrument to your desired requirements.

Accredited calibration/NIST traceable calibration certificate for Shimpo FG-7000 Series Digital force gauges might be available on request (for an extra charge). Please contact us for more info.

Shimpo Digital force gauges: instrument description

With this FG-7000 Digital Force Gauge, Shimpo has delivered a simple yet robust digital force gauges able to made fast and accurate tension or compression testing up to 220 lbs.. Made by Shimpo to meet the highest quality and precision standards, FG-7000 comes with selectable 3 modes of operations: Track mode for live readings, Peak mode for displaying the peak reading that remains until a higher peak is sensed, and Auto Peak mode which is similar to Peak mode except the peak on the display will additionally reset after a programmed time period. Thanks to its logging function, the measured values can be recorded and also easy to read on to LCD screen. Later, the user can analyze the data onto PC using a free Shimpo software program.
Delivered at the convenient price, FG-7000 offers great capabilities for quality control or any other digital force tests.

SHIMPO FG-7000 Digital Force Gauges (series) Features

  • 1000 Hz Sample Rate combined with +/-0.2% F.S. accuracy provides fast sampling producing great resolution and more accurate results
  • Three mode operation: Track, Peak & Auto-Peak
  • 180° Auto-reversible display, tension/compression icons, and dual printed keypad allows usage as a portable gauge or mounted upside down on a test stand
  • Programmable High & Low Limits allow for instant visual and audible indication of pass or fail testing
  • 1000 point data collection capability can be viewed on display, sent to optional printer, or uploaded to software package for further analysis
  • Rugged, ergonomic die cast aluminum construction allows usage in demanding applications
  • Comparator output function provides user with easy Pass/Fail testing system integration capabilities
  • Multi-language and engineering unit’s selection provides flexible user comfort
  • Field Calibration capability eliminates need to send to lab
  • Calibration Certificate included along with popular adapter attachments
  • Free Data logging/graphing software available for free download on website

FG-7000 Digital Force Gauges Features

Model FG-7000
Accuracy ± 0.2% F.S.
Selectable Units mN, N, gf, kgf, ozf, and lbf. (Depending on Range)
Overload Capacity 150% of F.S. (LCD flashes beyond 110% of F.S.)
Measurement Method Peak, Autopeak or Track Mode
Data Sampling Rate 1000 Hz
Display 2.1 x 1.6” (54 x 40 mm); dot matrix LCD with LED Backlight
Display Update Rate 10 times/second
Resolution See chart
Memory 1000 data
Set Point Programmable high and low limits
Battery Indicator Display flashes battery icon when battery is low
Power 3.6VDC 800mAH Ni-MH rechargeable batteries
Battery Life Approximately 16 hours continuous use per full charge
Charger / Adaptor Universal USB/BM charger, Input: 110 ~ 240VAC
Temperature Effects <0.054% per °F (0.03% FS per °C)
Outputs 1.) RS-232, 2.) “Within” set point output 3.) “Under or over” set point output
Operating Temperature 14 to 104°F (-10 to 40°C)
Storage Relative Humidity 20 to 80%
Housing Aluminum
Storage Temperature -4 to 122°F (-20 to 50°C)
Oper. Relative Humidity 5 to 95%
Dimensions 5.7 x 2.9 x 1.4” (145 x 73 x 35.5 mm)
Product Weight 1.5 lb (0.7 kg)
Package Weight 2.8 lb (1.3 kg)
Warranty 1 year
Included Accessories AC Adaptor/Charger, USB cable, calibration cert., 6 attachments: hook, flat tip, conical tip, chisel tip, notched tip, extension shaft.


FG-7CHRG Charger
FG-HK Hook Adapter (M6)
FG-7FL Flat Adapter (M6)
FG-7CN Cone Adapter (M6)
FG-7CL Chisel Adapter (M6)
FG-7GV Notched Adapter (M6)
FG-7RD Extension Rod (M6)
FG-PRINT Portable Thermal Printer

Ordering details:

Model mN N gf kgf ozf lbf
FG-7001 Capacity 2000.0 2.0000 200.00 - 7.000 -
Resolution 0.5 0.0005 0.05 - 0.001 -
FG-7002 Capacity 5000.0 5.0000 500.00 - 18.000 -
Resolution 0.5 0.0005 0.05 - 0.005 0.0001
FG-7003 Capacity 10000 10.000 1000.0 1.0000 35.00 2.2000
Resolution 1 0.001 0.1 0.0001 0.01 0.0005
FG-7004 Capacity 20000 20.000 2000.0 2.0000 70.00 4.400
Resolution 5 0.005 0.5 0.0005 0.01 0.001
FG-7005 Capacity 50000 50.000 5000.0 5.0000 180.00 11.000
Resolution 5 0.005 0.5 0.0005 0.05 0.001
FG-7006 Capacity - 100.00 10000 10.000 350.0 22.000
Resolution - 0.01 1 0.001 0.1 0.005
FG-7007 Capacity - 200.00 20000 20.000 700.0 44.00
Resolution - 0.05 5 0.005 0.1 0.01
FG-7008 Capacity - 500.00 50,000 50.000 1800.0 110.00
Resolution - 0.05 5 0.005 0.5 0.01
FG-7009 Capacity - 1000.0 - 100.00 3500 220.00
Resolution - 0.1 - 0.01 1 0.05

Ordering info

As a canadian distributor of Shimpo Instruments products we stock most of these Mechanical&Digital Force Gauges for same day shipping. To enquire on the Shimpo FG-7000 Series Digital force gauges availability and current list price please contact us.


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