When it comes to quality, Mitutoyo surftests or SJ series profilometers are the mid to high end of the spectrum. We give them high praise for their repairability. No matter the model, repair is always worthwhile.
A profilometer or surface roughness tester will require professional service. There are a few repair shops that can complete this sort of work. As this is a piece of precision equipment is should be repaired by people specializing in the field. In North America, probably one of the finest repair shops is Precision Tool Works.
Mitutoyo Surftest 211, Mitutoyo Surftest 212
Miutoyo SJ 201, Mituoyo SJ 202, Mitutoyo SJ 201P, Miutoyo SJ-201, SJ-202
Mitutoyo SJ-210, SJ 301, SJ 400, SJ-301
Mitutoyo Profilometer Repairs
Repairs are almost always possible on
the Mitutoyo profilometers.
Tool Works is well qualified to
perform these repairs. Should you decide to send one for
servicing, or a free quote, be sure to package it securely,
preferably in its original box.
Parts for Repair
Mitutoyo does not sell parts directly to end users. It will be necessary to have your profilometer repaired through a competent and reliable repair shop such as
Tool Works. Precision
Tool Works stocks all the items commonly used for repairs. A large stock of parts reduces turn around time getting your instrument back into use ASAP.
Problems with these units are quite uncommon and most are due to misuse or, even worse, a drop or heavy impact with another item. Wear components of these gages can also result in a unit that requires repair.
While some of these problems may be relatively minor, others
will require professional service. There are a few repair
shops that can complete this sort of work. As this is a piece
of precision equipment is should be repaired by people
specializing in the field. In North America, probably one of
the best repair shops is Precision