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Shimpo Ergokit - Javelin Series FGV-PT200, FGE-PT200, FGV-PT500 and FGE-PT500

item#: SMP057

The Shimpo PT Kit FGV/FGE Series offers your choice of two models of digital force gauges, and two different capacities for each. Both models feature a large, easy to read digital display. They are lightweight, rugged, and portable, and suitable for isokinetic testing and job task analysis. They include a handsome padded carrying case and a full set of accessories for all-in-one convenience. They also come with a free N.I.S.T traceable certificate of calibration.

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The Shimpo Ergokit can come with four different models of force gauge:

  • FGE-PT200: 200 lb capacity
  • FGV-PT200: 200 lb capacity and RS-232 data cable
  • FGE-PT500: 500 lb capacity
  • FGV-PT500: 500 lb capacity and RS-232 data cable
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The Shimpo digital force gauges included with this kit have flexible power and can use either a rechargeable battery or AC power. They come with Shimpo Toriemon software to efficiently collect measurement data. They are ergonomically designed in a "cola bottle" shape to minimize hand strain and include an extra hand grip for a more secure grasp when two hands are needed.

Shimpo Ergokit - Javelin Series FGV-PT200, FGE-PT200, FGV-PT500 and FGE-PT500 Features

  • Large LCD display
  • Peak hold
  • Reverse display and keypad
  • All-metal construction
  • Ergonomically designed
  • Free calibration certificate
  • Variable units of measure
  • Fast update rate
  • Flexible power operation
  • Full featured kits


  • Isokinetic testing
  • Job task analysis

Model Includes:

  • Force gauge
  • 2 Handle
  • Carrying case
  • AC adapter/charger
  • RS-232C cable (FGV-HX series only)
  • Padded ergo accessories
  • Attachments
    • Flat head
    • Hook
    • Chisel
    • Notched head
    • Cone head
    • Extension rod
    • Inch adapter
    • Hanger

Technical Specifications

Capacity 500 lbs / 250 kg / 2500 N
Resolution 0.1 lb / 0.1 kg / 1 N
Accuracy ±0.2% F.S. + 1/2 digit at 73°F (23°C)
Display Reversible 4-Digit LCD, .47" high (12mm) with various indicators including tension and low battery indication
Average peak and mode Selectable
Display update Selectable
Sampling frequency 1000/sec
Overload capacity 150% of F.S.
Power Rechargeable Ni-Cad batteries or AC adapter/charger (both included)
Auto power shutoff Yes (not active if adapter/charge is in use)
Operating temperature range 32° - 104°F (0° - 40°C)
Dimensions 8.5" L x 3.4" W x 2.2" H (214 mm x 82 mm x 55 mm)
Weight 2 lb (900 g)

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Shimpo Ergokit - Javelin Series FGV-PT200, FGE-PT200, FGV-PT500 and FGE-PT500