PosiTest DFT

The PosiTest DFT (Dry Film Thickness) is a digital coating thickness gauge for all metal substrates.

It is the economical choice that retains the uncompromising quality of DeFelsko coating thickness and inspection instruments.

Providing fast and repeatable measurements, with rates of over 60 readings per minute. Available in two models: Ferrous and Combo.


For further information see our Inspection and Testing Equipment brochure


The PosiTector range are manufactured by Defelsko.



  • Fast, repeatable measurements — 60+ readings per minute.
  • Ready to measure – No adjustment required for most applications.


  • Strong, wear-resistant, ruby-tipped probe.
  • Two year warranty.


  • Zero or 1 Point Calibration Adjustment for complex applications.
  • Onscreen averaging for up to 99 readings.

  • V-groove in probe for positioning on curved parts.
  • High contrast colour display.
  • Adjustable display brightness for optimal visibility in all environments.
  • Auto rotating display with rotation lock.
  • Simple icon based menu.
  • Mils/microns switchable.
  • Built-in wrist strap for added convenience and safety.

PosiTest DFT comes complete with

Gauge comes complete with wrist strap, precision plastic shims, hard shell storage case, 2 AAA alkaline batteries, instructions, Long Form Certificate of Calibration traceable to PTB, two year warranty


PosiTest DFT

Measurement Range
0 – 40 mils

+- (0.1 mils + 3%)

Measurement Range
0 – 1000 μm

+- (2 μm + 3%)



  • Powder Coaters
  • Paint Applicators and Contractors
  • Coating Inspectors
  • Automotive Detailers, Refinishers and Inspectors

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