FT series dial, pocket Fruit Penetrometer from TR Turoni, Italy.

This small and very manageable tool is perfectly designed to quickly test the ripeness and proper picking maturity of fresh fruit and vegetables in the field.

The FT series Fruit Penetrometer measures the penetration and squashing of fruit pulp by using an indenter tip of specific dimension, to give one of the most accurate tests available. The resulting pressure is displayed on the dial in (Lb) Pounds and also (Kg) Kilograms.

With its compact size, these penetrometers are one of the most practical and accurate Fruit Testers available. They can be used either handheld or drill-press mounted. 

All penetrometers include a skin peeler and splash plate for convenient use.



Cherries, Strawberries, Grapes, Blueberries and other small fruits

1kg x 10grams 6mm*

Citrus, Melons, Plums & other Soft Fruits

5kg x 50grams 8 & 11mm

Apples, Peaches, Pears, Avocado, Kiwi, Tomatoes, etc

13kg x 100grams 8 & 11mm

Fruits that measure more than 12kg, like avocados

20kg x 200grams 8 & 11mm


A test stand (FT-stand) and replacement test tip sets are also available on request.

* FT-02 can include optional test tip set (of 5) for small fruits, berries etc 1, 1.5, 2, 2.5, & 3mm (additional $195 ex. GST)



SKU FT-Series
Model # 53200
Brand TR Turoni

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