Tobacco Moisture Tester measures the moisture content in weight percent of three types of tobacco throughout the moisture range specified by tobacco industry standards. Tobacco Moisture Tester gives a direct readout in 0.1–1% increments and automatically calculates the average value of several measurements. Features solid-state microprocessor electronics, bale density compensation, automatic temperature compensation and adjustable scale function. Tester and rugged 18"L probe are made from aircraft aluminum. Moisture ranges are 13–30% for burley and VFC and 10–20% for Oriental. Requires one 9V battery (not included). Features a low-battery warning. USA made.