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Magmo Scala Penetrometer Soil Impact Tester Set

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Original price $490.00 - Original price $785.00
Original price
$490.00 Excl. GST
$490.00 Excl. GST
Current price $490.00 Excl. GST

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The Scala Penetrometer (also known as a Dynamic Cone Penetration or DCP) is used to determine the penetration resistance of a soil. It is manufactured in accordance with NZS 4402, it is an extremely useful field tool for profiling soil strength at depth. Available in both Standard and Heavy Duty models, the components are available individually or as a complete kit. The kit comes complete with a hard wearing, multi-layer carry case. Also recommended to increase longevity of both the equipment and the operator is our Scala Extractor, a handy tool for extracting the unit from the ground.


  • Handle
  • Guide Rod
  • Drop Weight
  • Anvil
  • Probe Rod
  • Cone 
  • Carry Bag
  • 2m, 3m, 4m and 5m sets also include an extra extension rod and coupling for each additional metre.


  • Quality steel construction
  • Smooth action
  • Extensions available
  • Supplied in carry bag
  • Construction: Plated steel
  • Depth: 0-1m for the standard set (2m, 3m, 4m &  5m sets available as an option) 
  • Carry bag: Canvas
  • Weight: 12.35kg (1m set)
  • Thread sizes: Large thread 5/8 inch UNC, Small thread 1/2 inch UNF
  • Warranty: 6 months

Customer Reviews

Based on 2 reviews
Malik Khan
Precise and Reliable Soil Testing

The scala penetrometer's ergonomic design allows for comfortable handling and easy operation. It provides accurate measurements of soil compaction and resistance, delivering consistent and repeatable results. Its clear scale allows for easy readability and quick assessment of soil compaction levels.

Best model yet

I love the fact that they are now 1m rods, this makes it quicker to calculate depth. The whole scala is well made.