Protimeter Timbermaster

Built in wood calibration scales - 150 Wood species

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The Protimeter Timbermaster is an advanced moisture meter specifically designed for the timber industry. It is ideal for a range of quality control applications associated with moisture levels within all wood products.

Aquant Features at a glance

Protimeter Timbermaster

Simple wood moisture readings to UKTGC & BS standards.

Protimeter Mini - woodwork

150 wood species can be tested for moisture content.


  • Simple hand-held design
  • Durable and rugged design
  • Built in wood calibration scales - 150 Wood species
  • All readings are displayed on a large LCD display
  • May be used with optional hammer electrode for sub-surface measurements
  • Automatic temperature correction (requires optional temperature probe)

When precise wood moisture measurements are required, there is no substitute for the Protimeter Timbermaster. The UK Timber Grading Committee (UKTGC) recommend that the Protimeter Timbermaster should be utilised for all moisture content readings of structure timber produced to the requirements of BS 4978 or BS EN 519.

Measure 150 Wood Species

The Protimeter Timbermaster features eight calibration scales, enabling the user to take accurate moisture measurements in 150 wood species from around the world.

Simple Operation

Moisture measurements are commonly taken using the integral pin electrodes. The appropriate wood calibration scale can be dialed in to ensure the accurate measurements are taken.

Temperate Compensation

If the timber being measured is significantly above or below 20°C (70°F) the Protimeter Timbermaster should be used in conjunction with the optional temperature probe. When the probe is connected, the instrument will automatically correct the measured moisture value.

A telescopic hammer electrobe can be used with the Protimeter Timbermaster is ideal for users that have a constant need to measure the sub-surface moisture level in wood.

The benefits of the Protimeter Timbermaster:

Benefits Popular with
Range: 7% to 99.9% Home inspectors
Depth: non-invasive up to 3/4 in (19 mm) Flooring contractors
Display: digital, resolution 1/10 of 1% Termite pest control officers
Species correction: nine species groups built in Wood product manufacturers and traders
  Cleaning and floor restoration professionals

Protimeter Timbermaster Basic questions, and many general questions regarding the practical use of our measuring devices on our FAQ's page. For free friendly advice simply call 0845 2572188 and ask for a Leica product specialist or email

What is included?

Protimeter Timbermaster Options:

Protimeter TimberMaster BLD5609 - included

Timbermaster BLD5609

Standard Kit:

  • Timbermaster
  • Heavy Duty Moisture Probe
  • Wood Calibration Chart
  • Instructions
  • Batteries
  • Carrying Pouch
Model: BLD5609
2-Year Warranty

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Protimeter Surveymaster - included

Timbermaster BLD5605

Plus Kit:

  • Timbermaster
  • Heavy Duty Moisture Probe
  • Temperature Probe
  • Wood Calibration Chart
  • Instructions
  • Batteries
  • Carrying Pouch
Model: BLD5605
2-Year Warranty

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Service pack - included FREE:

Protimeter Service and Support
  • Telephone training
  • Access to our training videos
  • Next day warranty replacement
  • Onsite telephone support
  • 2 Year warranty
  • Trade up option
2 Year Warranty
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