Lafayette (Nicholas) Manual Muscle Tester
Unbiased readings are possible with this consistently accurate and reliable instrument.
The results are not affected by the examiner's own strength or judgment.
A patented load cell eliminates errors caused by non-perpendicular loading and the breaking force is read in just 2 milliseconds.
Ideal for measuring a wide range of strengths and deteting minor variations as well.
Ergonomically designed to fit therapist's hand so the test is easy to administer using the Kendall technique.
Portable unit weights 21 ounces, is 6.25 inches long, and uses a 9-volt battery (included).
Instructions also included.
The interactive menu allows the user to select a wide range of options, such as data storage, test times (1-10 seconds), and choice of high and low threshold settings.
The large, easy to read LCD screen clearly displays all information, reducing the possibility of reading errors or selecting unwanted options.
Dual measurement range (0-300 pounds or 0-50 pounds) for increased sensitivity.
Selectable test time from 1 to 10 seconds.
Storage of up to 52 test results with scrollability.
Records peak force, time to reach peak, and total time.
Displays in pounds or kilograms.