emco Elektronische Mess- und Steuerungstechnik GmbH Robert Beltz Mommsenstrasse 2 04329 Leipzig Deutschland +49 341 27146-0

emco MP 5 - Moisture Predictor

The emco MP 5 Moisture Predictor is a universal measuring system for the fast and non-destructive moisture determination of paper, paperboard and pulp on the stationary and running roll through the packaging with a measuring depth of 50 mm.


  • Measurement on the stationary and warm running roll
  • For mobile and non-destructive moisture determination of paper, paperboard and pulp in stacks and rolls
  • Quickly and highly accurate measurement using a non-destructive method
  • Non-contact IR temperature measurement of paper web with 90° optics
  • Automatic temperature compensation
  • Small, handy, applicable everywhere
  • Without sample preparation
  • Automatic data logger with storage for approx. 10,000 measuring values
  • Display resolution: 0.1 % water content, 0.1 K temperature
  • Measuring depth up to 50 mm
  • Measuring range: 1 to 25 % water content
  • Communication set (PC interface, software), data transfer to PC or directly to portable printer


Brochure Moisture Predictor MP 5


  • Determination of moisture for paper, paperboard and pulp
  • Incoming goods inspection at stacks and rolls for paper processors like printing houses, paper retailers and corrugated paper manufacturers
  • Process monitoring at the running roll
  • Quality control at finished printing products like books, catalogues etc. through the packaging

Technical data

Measuring range 1 - 25 % moisture
Display resolution 0.1 % water content
Measuring depth 50 mm
Temperature paper 0 °C - 80 °C
Temperature compensation automatic
Storage approx. 10000 measurement values with description
Menu languages DE, EN, FR, IT, ES, RU, PT, CS, PL
Scope of delivery device in case with test plate and certificate; USB data interface with LogMemorizer software incl. USB cable, accumulator powered
IR temperature measurement -25 °C - 125 °C
Optional accessories Bluetooth module for wireless data transfer, portable printer; customer calibration for special products