Porosimeter MK2 logo


This porosimeter has been developed and is manufactured in Switzerland by JDC Electronic SA following a very strong demand from paragliding manufacturers, mainly for safety reasons. This instrument has quickly become the reference to measure porosity.

Porosimeter MK2 logo

Fields of application

Quick test of porosity, for example in the manufacture of paragliders, hot-air balloons, spinnakers, etc.

Measures the degradation of a fabric to warn the user about safety or performance issues.

Assessment and control of used equipment.

Tissue study in the laboratory.

The porosimeter is notably used by

Fabric manufacturers

Free flight schools

Manufacturers of paragliders

Balloon users

Paper manufacturers