Heigtronic 235 Digital Stadiometer
In 1996 QuickMedical introduced the 235 Heightronic Digital Stadiometer. This Height Measuring device was considered by many to be the best device on the market to measure patients accurately, quickly, and easily. Versions of this stadiometer are still in use today and some are decades old.
Heightronic 235 Product Support
The Heightronic 235 was discontinued in 2016 user manuals are available here
The Heightronic has a height range of up to 94 inches and could be installed at various heights. The 235D can generate repeatable results that are accurate to within 0.01 inches or centimeters and can be changed at the touch of a button because it is wall-mounted. In actuality, the Height Measure’s programming and controls are limited to just three keys. The LCD monitor on the front of the device has 0.5-inch characters that are clearly visible and can show measurements to within 0.001 inches or centimeters.
A pressure-sensitive contact plate is used in the Stadiometer’s headpiece to collect measurements. A beep, two green LED lights, and a pressure sensor trigger notify the user. On the display, the height reading will be
Pulling on the pressure release handle makes it simple to slide the headpiece up and down the track; once released, the headpiece instantly locks to the track. When the headgear is moved, the Height Rod turns on automatically and turns off automatically when not in use.
The included USB cable can be used to transfer measurements to a PC in addition to using the LCD display; no extra software is needed for this. The Height Measuring Device will draw electricity from the USB when connected via USB. The Heightronic is powered by 1 to 3 CR123 batteries when it’s not connected, with each extra cell extending the battery life. To ensure accuracy, the Digital Stadiometer comes fully assembled in the package with a calibration and installation tool. The 235D installs in about 10 minutes and comes with all required components.
Up to three CR123 batteries or USB can be used to operate the Height Measuring Device. (included). The Stadiometer can, however, be powered by just one battery. The Electronic Stadiometer’s power life will be extended by installing the two extra batteries. The Heightronic has automatic on and off when the vehicle is moved and is left motionless.
|Standard Measurement Range||28-78 in (70-200 cm)|
|Tall Measuring Range||44-94 inches (110-240 cm)|
|Measurement Resolution, Default:||0.1 in or cm|
|Measurement Resolution, Programmable:||0.01 – 0.001 in or cm|
|Repeatability:||0.01 in (0.025 cm)|
|Maximum Headpiece Speed:||40 in/sec (100 cm/sec)|
|Display:||0.5 in LCD characters|
|Power:||1 to 3 CR123 batteries (3 included) or USB Cable|
|Battery Life:||4 months for single battery|