• Triple Angle Gloss & DOI Meter

Triple Angle Gloss & DOI Meter

ASTM D523, ASTM D2457, ASTM E430, ASTM D5767, DIN 67530,...

  • Fast and simultaneous measurement of gloss, haze, DOI, Rspec and RIQ
  • Each instrument is supplied with a Calibration Certificate

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The Elcometer 408 provides the very latest in gloss measurement technology, providing accurate gloss, haze and distinctiveness of image (DOI) analysis in a single reading.


ASTM D523, ASTM D2457, ASTM E430, ASTM D5767, DIN 67530, DIN EN ISO 2813, JIS Z 8741, ISO 7668

Key features of the Elcometer 408 Gloss Meter include:


  • Fast and simultaneous measurement of gloss, haze, DOI, Rspec and RIQ
  • Each instrument is supplied with a Calibration Certificate


  • Bright, easy to read LCD screen displays the gloss value, statistics & graphs
  • Display measurements are user definable
  • Each set of readings is time & date stamped


  • Triple (20/60/85°) angle for maximum accuracy and resolution in all gloss applications
  • Bluetooth® or USB download to ElcoMaster® data management software for instant analysis


  • Robust aluminium construction ensures optical stability
  • 17hrs+ continuous operation or 20,000+ readings
  • Compact & portable instrument with integrated tile holder


  • Easy menu-driven user interface in multiple languages
  • Clear, illuminated display showing up to five parameters on screen
  • On board trend analysis with gloss and image quality (IQ) values


  • On board memory for 999 readings with full goniophotometric profiles
  • Internal battery is fully rechargeable in 2.5 hours
Product Features
Easy to use menu structure English, Spanish, French, Italian, German, Chinese
Bright colour screen; with permanent back light Adjustable brightness, 6 button touch sensitive interface 
User definable measurement display
Scratch & solvent resistant display
USB power supply
Calibration certificate
Data output
USB; to PC
Bluetooth®: to PC or Android™ mobile device#
On screen statistics x, σ, maximum & minimum value
USB cable
Date and time stamp
Gauge memory; number of readings up to 999 readings & curves
Repeat measurement mode user definable: 2, 5 or 10 seconds
Delete last reading
Standard & fixed batch sizes
Trend, gloss & image graphs
Gloss (GU): 20°, 60°, 85°; Haze (HU) & Haze Log (HU Log);
Measurement modes Distinctiveness of Image (DOI); Peak Reflectance (Rspec) & Reflected Image Quality (RIQ)
Technical Specification
Part Number Description Certificate
J408--268 Elcometer 408 Triple Angle Gloss & DOI Meter (20, 60 & 85 Degree)
Power Supply Rechargeable Lithuim Ion gives 17+ hours / 20,000 readings
Recharge Time USB 4.5 hours, Mains Charger 2.5 hours
Gloss Haze DOI RIQ Goniophotometric
Measurement Range 20°: 0-2,000GU;  0-2,000GU 0-100 DOI 0-100 RIQ -
60°: 0-1,000GU; 
85°: 0-150GU
Resolution 0.1GU 0.1HU 0.1 0.1GU
Repeatability 0.2GU 0.2HU 0.2 0.2GU
Reproduceability 0.5GU 0.5HU 0.5 0.5GU
Peak Specular Reflectance -20° ± 0.09375°
Dimensions (H x W x D) 65 x 140 x 50mm (2.5 x 5.5 x 1.9”)
Weight 790g (1lb 12oz)
Packing List Elcometer 408 Gloss & DOI Meter, high gloss calibration tile with calibration certificate, gloss tile cleaning cloth, transit case, USB cable, Novo-Gloss Multi Gauge Software, mini cd (instruction manual, Bluetooth® data app, Example Excel spreadsheets), instructional videos & operating instructions