This hip and trendy with dark gray & orange color combination is equipped with not just 2 but 4 steel sharp probes or pins and is one of the most versatile Moisture meter on the market today. This is definitely better than 2 pins because it can capture & gather MORE sampling from the material being tested. You'll get more reliable, more exact, more precise measurement results and more accurate data from this moisture meter. It detects the moisture content or water composition from a wide range of materials such as wood, fiber, bamboo, cotton, paper, and tobaccos. It measures from 5% to 40% of moisture level of the object being tested, which make it an essential tool for either amateur or professional surveyors, woodworkers and craftsmen. An effective device to diagnose dampness in buildings and enables building surveyors and other users to measure moisture levels of soft to medium density of wood materials using the highly accurate 4 sensor steel probes.
Excessive amount of moisture affects the quality of the wood and can be ruin by problems like warping and splits. Doing the model ship, shelving, cabinets or laying flooring are some of the projects that is crucial for checking the dampness to ensure the quality of the finished product. An excellent and accurate wood moisture meter like MD-814 is the surest and quickest way to maintain safety in buildings and to help minimize moisture problems in lumber production, drying, and in all phases of furniture manufacturing, woodworking and building construction. The right use of a meter can insure that wood will maintain dimensional stability and that costly defects such as surface checks, splits, warping and delaminating will not occur.