The FT Series counts on penetrometers specific for different fruits and vegetables
QA Supplies counts on a range of penetrometers for any kind of need:
FT Series Penetrometer, for fruit firmness testing, anytime, anywhere.
Features include automatically freezing the peak firmness reading, scales clearly defined and easy to read, plunger tips marked for depth, rugged construction, aluminium dial, multiple stainless steel plunger tips and accessories, etc.
FT011 penetrometer fits for citrus, melons, plums, and other soft fruits.
FT327 penetrometer is recommended for apples, peaches, pears, avocado, kiwi, tomatoes.
FT444 penetrometer is designed to measure avocado firmness
FTO2 penetrometer fits for cherries, strawberries, grapes, blueberries and other small fruits
Below, also information about FR-5120, the highest digital hand-held penetrometer available, and about a fruit texture analyser.