Shimpo FGE Digital Force Gauge (FGJN)
8 Ranges up to 100lbs
Measures Push / Pull Force

Digital Force Gauges with 180° reversible display & dual labeled keypad for both push, pull applications. The Series FGE-X Digital Force Gauges combine a rugged, ergonomic and compact design with exceptional accuracy to provide a solid force testing instrument. These instruments are utilized in a variety of applications such as, incoming quality inspection, finished goods testing, R&D or almost any portable or force stand testing requirement.

Simple one button adjustment changes units of measure, while pressing the peak button quickly produces the highest recorded value during the test. The 180° reversible display combined with the adjustable force direction and dual labeled keypad enable the FGE-X to excel in both compression and tension applications in any direction. Models are available from 0.5 lbs to 100 lb ranges providing a large offering for various testing requirements.

Typical applications include wallboard, wire pull, wire crimps, trigger pull, brake pedal, aerospace ceramic, springs, food ripeness, corrugated paper strength, blister pack, medical component, muscle strength, ergonomic testing, adhesives, syringe plunger, needle sharpness and many more.
  • Display "real-time" or "peak" force
  • Accuracy ± 0.2%
  • 200% overload protection
  • User-selected units of Pounds, Kilograms or Newtons
  • Display can be reversed for inverted use
  • Includes Traceable Calibration Certificate
  • 1 Year Warranty
Force Ranges
FGE-0.5X8.00 oz
200.0 g
2.000 N
0.01 oz
0.1 g
0.001 N
FGE-1X16.00 oz
500.0 g
5.000 N
0.01 oz
0.1 g
0.001 N
FGE-2X2.000 lb
1000 g
10.00 N
0.001 lb
1 g
0.01 N
FGE-5X5.000 lb
2.000 Kg
20.00 N
0.001 lb
0.001 kg
0.01 N
FGE-10X10.00 lb
5.000 Kg
50.00 N
0.01 lb
0.001 kg
0.01 N
FGE-20X20.00 lb
10.00 Kg
100.0 N
0.01 lb
0.01 kg
0.1 N
FGE-50X50.00 lb
20.00 Kg
200.0 N
0.01 lb
0.01 kg
0.1 N
FGE-100X100.0 lb
50.00 Kg
500.0 N
0.1 lb
0.01 kg
0.1 N
FGE-0.5X & FGE-1X - Shaft thread is M4
FGE-2X & Over - Shaft thread is M6
Complete Kit
Includes Force Gauge, Universal 100-240V AC Adapter/Charger, 6 Attachments;Hook, Flat Head, Notched Head, Hanger, cone head & extension rod in a foam fitted carrying case kit
Standard Attachments
Standard Attachments
Special Attachments
Shimpo Force Gauge Attachments
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- 1000 Hz Sample Rate
captures true peak values even those occurring over very short time intervals
- Accuracy of ±0.2%
providing superb repeatability
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Manual Hand Wheel Operated Test Stand - FGS-50H
- Versatile bottom mounting plate accepts standard and custom-made attachments
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Manual Hand-lever Force Test Stand, FGS-50L
- Versatile bottom mount mounting plate permits acceptance of both standard and custom-made attachments
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Manual lever Force Test Stand
- Manual lever operation for compression (push) measurements
Accuracy±0.2% full scale
Display4-Digit LCD, 12mm high. Reversible by the push of a button. Minus sign for tension
Display Update0.05, 0.1, 0.2, 0.3, 0.5, 1 sec
Sampling Rate1000 times per second
Overload Protection200% of full scale
PowerRechargeable Ni-Cad battery or AC through adapter/charger
Auto Power Shut-OffYes (not active if adapter/charge is in use)
Battery Life12 hours (when fully charged)
Recharge TimeApproximately 18 hours when fully discharged
Dimensions5.1" L x 2.9" W x 1.5" H (130 mm x 75 mm x 38 mm)
Weight1 lb (450 g)
ApprovalsCE approved
Warranty2 Years
Instruction Manual Click to downloadData Sheet Click to download
Special Attachments Click to downloadToriemon Software for FGV Click to download
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 FGE-0.5X Digital Force Gauge NO LONGER AVAILABLE, Order FGE-0.5XY
 FGE-1X FGE-1X Digital Force Gauge NO LONGER AVAILABLE, Order FGE-1XY
 FGE-2X FGE-2X Digital Force Gauge NO LONGER AVAILABLE, Order FGE-2XY
 FGE-5X FGE-5X Digital Force Gauge NO LONGER AVAILABLE, Order FGE-5XY
 FGE-10X FGE Digital Force Gauge, 10lb Capacity, Complete Kit FGJN-5
 FGE-20X FGE-20X Digital Force Gauge NO LONGER AVAILABLE, Order FGE-20XY
FGE-50X$595.00FGE Digital Force Gauge, 50lb Capacity, Complete Kit FGJN-20
FGE-50X-5W$620.00Digital Force Gauge, 50 lb Capacity with 5" Shaft Extension
FGE-100X$595.00FGE Digital Force Gauge, 100lb Capacity, Complete Kit FGJN-50
FG-HANDLE$125.00Handle FGE, FGV, FG-3000, FG-7000 Force Gauges
BATT-FGEX$60.00Spare / Replacement Internal Rechargeable NiMH Battery - BFGG0200511
FG-09V120UC$35.00Spare / Replacement Power Adapter
FG-M6ADP$95.00Std. Steel Adapter Set, M6 Thread (Includes Chisel, Cone, Flat Head, Notched, Hook, Extension Rod) - For use with 2 - 200 lb force gauges
FG-M6ADP-AL$75.00Std. Aluminum Adapter Set, M6 Thread (Includes Chisel, Cone, Flat Head, Notched, Hook, Extension Rod) - For use with 2 - 20 lb force gauges
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