DICKEY-JOHN Soil Compaction Tester

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Find out if your tillage program is providing proper soil tilth with this Soil Compaction Tester

Portable Soil Compaction Tester increases your yields and decreases costs by identifying compaction problems quickly. Eliminates poor plant development, poor soil water management and poor nutrient disbursement by monitoring your soil compaction. Includes 1/2" and 3/4" tips included for use in firm or soft soils.

  • Easy to Use: Drive the stainless steel 36"L probe into the ground with constant even pressure
  • Intuitive Display: Color-coded dial display reads in pounds per square inch of pressure it takes to penetrate your soil
  • Easy Depth Measurement: Meter has depth marks every 3"


  • Manufacturer #: 155850003AS1
  • Probe Length: 27"
  • Display: Dial