Art’s Manufacturing and Supply, Inc. (AMS Inc.)

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  • Hand Tooling - Soil Samplers - Soil Sampling Kits

    AMS soil sampling kits provide complete, compact systems that utilize our most popular augers, samplers, and sampling components. Most AMS sampling kits include soil augers, soil core samplers, extensions, cross handles, slide hammers, and either a lightweight or heavy-duty carrying case. The carrying cases allow our soil sampling kits to be very portable and easy to keep organized. You can also purchase the items from any AMS soil sampling kit individually to replace worn parts or to create

  • AMS - Model Signature Series - Soil Auger Mini Kits

    AMS - Model Signature Series - Soil Auger Mini Kits

    Signature series Mini Soil Auger Kits are available in 3 1/4' auger size. The 5/8' threaded and Quick Connect kits are available in 2 1/4' or 3 1/4' auger sizes. The stainless steel mini soil auger kit is popular for critical environmental sampling. The Kits Include: One regular and one mud auger, four extensions (3' or 4') and a cross handle, packed in a flexible poly-canvas case for easy carrying, transport and storage.

  • AMS - Soil Core Sampling Mini Kits

    AMS - Soil Core Sampling Mini Kits

    AMS soil core sampling mini kits provide all the components needed to auger up to 12' and then collect a virtually undisturbed soil core sample in a liner.  Includes: Regular auger, four 3' extensions, cross handle, soil core sampler, slide hammer, 2 plastic end caps, liner, 2 wrenches, universal slip wrench and poly-canvas case.

  • AMS - Basic Soil Sampling Kits

    AMS - Basic Soil Sampling Kits

    This kit gives you the ability to auger in most materials up to 12' and then collect a soil core sample. Includes: Regular, sand and mud auger, rubber coated cross handle, soil core sampler, slide hammer, three 4' extensions, plastic liner, plastic end caps, wrenches, and cleaning brushes in a rugged, foam-padded hard-sidded AMS deluxe carrying case with handles and wheels.

  • AMS - Environmental Soil Sampling Kits

    AMS - Environmental Soil Sampling Kits

    All stainless steel for environmental sampling. Used in soils with low levels of contaminants or where equipment will be cleaned using an acid bath technique. Contains the same components as the basic kit but in all stainless. Includes: Regular, sand and mud augers, cross handle, split soil core sampler, slide hammer, three 4' extensions, plastic liner, plastic end caps, wrenches, and cleaning brush in a rugged, foam-padded hard-sided AMS deluxe...

  • AMS - Model 3-1/4 Inch - Hex Quick Pin Sampling Kit

    AMS - Model 3-1/4 Inch - Hex Quick Pin Sampling Kit

    You asked for it and we listened. No more threaded connections! The New AMS 3-1/4” Hex Quick Pin Sampling Kit allows for collection of both disturbed & relatively undisturbed core samples down to a depth of 12ft. This kit features hardened steel male/female hex connections that accept standard 3/8” snapper pins or heat treated 3/8” U-clips. The simplicity of the snap pins is unmatched for hand auger applications, while the heat...

  • AMS - Professional Soil Sampling Kits

    AMS - Professional Soil Sampling Kits

    AMS professional soil sampling kits are designed for soil sampling professionals who want the strongest, most durable connection on all of their new and imporoved augers, extensions, cross handles, slide hammers, and split-core samplers. They are AMS's newest and most impressive soil sampling kits to date. AMS professional series sampling kits come with 3/4in threaded professional regular auger and mud auger (2 1/4in or 3 1/4in), as well as three 4ft...

  • AMS - Soil Classification Kits

    AMS - Soil Classification Kits

    The NEW AMS Signature Series Soil Classification Kit was built with operator comfort and efficiency in mind. The AMS Signature Series thread pattern allows for quick and easy connection/disconnection with 2-1/2” turns to connect. It also includes the AMS ratcheting cross handle, knurled extensions in 1ft. intervals, soil color binder with chart, and extendible tile probe which is crucial for locating underground obstructions. Other kit...

  • AMS - Fiberglass Auger Kit

    AMS - Fiberglass Auger Kit

    The AMS Fiberglass Auger Kit provides some protection against possible electric shock when working in areas where buried electric cables may be present. The one-piece 48-inch Fiberglass Tile Probe included in the kit is ideal for locating irrigation, power and water lines, and it should be used as a primary device to determine whether or not it is safe to use a hand auger at the sampling location.

  • AMS - Deluxe Fiberglass Auger Kit

    AMS - Deluxe Fiberglass Auger Kit

    The Deluxe AMS Fiberglass Auger Kit provides some protection against possible electric shock when working in areas where buried electric cables may be present. This kit features the trusted AMS Signature Series thread pattern, which takes 2-1/2 revolutions to connect & disconnect. The two-piece 36-inch Tile Probe (with rounded safety tip) has a detachable plastic handle & zinc plated extension rod. It is ideal for locating irrigation,...

  • AMS - Compacted Soil Sampler

    AMS - Compacted Soil Sampler

    Save time and energy in soil conditions where soil probes & slide hammers just won’t get the job done! The AMS Compacted Soil Sampler works great for obtaining “composite” soil samples in hard compacted and frozen soils. The 1-1/16” x 21” Flighted Auger with carbide bit may be connected to any ½” chuck drill. The entire unit assembles/disassembles in seconds & the stainless steel footplate ensures...

  • AMS - Soil Auger Field Kit

    AMS - Soil Auger Field Kit

    Save money with these no fuss, 3 1/4' Soil Auger Field Kits! These soil sampling kits are ideal because of thier simplicity. They are available with the 5/8' threaded, signature series, and quick connect connections, and each sampling kit includes one 3 1/4' regular auger, one 4' extension, and an 18' rubber-coated cross handle. AMS Augers, Extensions and Cross Handles can also be ordered separately. If you want to auger into sand, mud, clay or hard...

  • AMS - Flighted Auger Kits

    AMS - Flighted Auger Kits

    The AMS 2' flighted auger kit is equipped to drill access holes up to 9' deep. The included 1 1/2' x 6' soil core sampler may then be used to collect soil samples in liners. Additional extensions may be added to obtain deeper depths. Kit Includes Bosch 11245, 5/8' threaded male to SDS Max adapter, 1 1/2' x 6' soil core sampler, slide hammer, 2' flighted lead auger with hard surfaced tip, 2' carbide tip, two 2' x 3'...

  • AMS - Hollowstem Auger Kits

    AMS - Hollowstem Auger Kits

    Prevent cross contamination with a cased access hole. The portable AMS Hollowstem auger kit provides the tools needed to reach a 6' depth. The augers cut a 3' diameter hole and have an ID of 1 1/8', making them suitable for soil, soil gas and groundwater sampling through a cased hole. A special Hollowstem soil probe, 7/8' OD by 24' long with slide hammer is included to allow collection of a soil sample through the auger. The AMS gas vapor probes may...

  • AMS - Gas Powered Core Sampling Kit

    AMS - Gas Powered Core Sampling Kit

    The AMS Gas Powered Core Sampling Kit with gasoline powered Gas Powered REDI Boss Hammer is ideal for obtaining core samples to a depth of 8ft. (2.4m). The complete set contains: Gas Powered REDI Boss Hammer, (1) 4ft. Deluxe AMS Carrying Case, (1) 3ft. Deluxe AMS Carrying Case, GP Slotted Sampler Tube 4ft., (2) GP Upper Extensions 2ft., (2) GP Lower Extensions 2ft., GP Drive Head Adapter, (2) 12in. Pipe Wrenches, Clean Out Spoon, GP Drive Tip, GP...

  • AMS - Quick Connect Flighted Auger Kit

    AMS - Quick Connect Flighted Auger Kit

    Even easier with reverse augering capabilities and quicker connection. Kit Includes: 2' x 36' quick connect auger, 2 1/2' lead bit, 5/8' threaded female to Quick Connect female adapter, 5/8' threaded male to SDS Max drill adapter, three 5/8' x 4' extensions, 1 1/2' x 12' nylon brush, 1 1/2' x 6' soil core sampler, 5/8' compact slide hammer, quick connect cross handle, universal slip wrench, AMS deluxe carrying case.

  • AMS - One-Piece Mud Augers

    AMS - One-Piece Mud Augers

    One-Piece Mud Augers are powder-coated (black) for rust resistance and come equipped with an 16' rubber-gripped cross handle. This lightweight (4 to 5 lbs) one-piece wet soil auger is an inexpensive alternative to our mud auger, extension, and cross handle system for anyone needing to dig holes less than 4'. The complete mud auger set up is 53' in length. It has carbon steel auger bits that are sharpened and heat-treated. The 4' One-Piece Mud Auger is...

  • AMS - One-Piece Open-Face Augers

    AMS - One-Piece Open-Face Augers

    The one-piece design of the One-Piece Open-Face Auger is all you need to penetrate to depth in combination soils. The thick and sharp design of this versatile, 10 gauge, high carbon steel, one-piece open-face soil auger provides a robust complete soil auger system with an aggressive cutting head to yielding quicker soil penetration. The unique design of the open-face soil auger cutting head pulls itself into the ground with little effort and makes...

  • AMS - Frozen Soil Powered Auger Kit

    AMS - Frozen Soil Powered Auger Kit

    The AMS Frozen Soil Powered Auger Kit was designed to core through those dreaded frozen soil conditions. The Core Barrel Auger is equipped with carbide cutting teeth that are specifically designed to chew through tough frozen soil and pull relatively undisturbed cores inside the barrel. The inside diameter of the sampler is approx. 2in. The slot length on the core barrel allows you to grab 8” of sample recovery at a time. The kit utilizes the...

  • Hand Tooling - Soil Samplers - Soil Probes

    AMS soil probes are the most basic soil sampling tool for agronomists, geologists, agricultural consultants, farmers and other soil scientists. Like all AMS sampling equipment, AMS soil probes are robust and easy to use. Most are used to collect small diameter samples at or near the ground surface. They allow you to provide a quick soil profile or description, and to determine soil moisture content. Samples may also be collected directly into a liner with some models to allow for later chemi

  • AMS - 1` X 14` Replaceable Tip Probe W/12` Sample Slot

    AMS - 1` X 14` Replaceable Tip Probe W/12` Sample Slot

    This mini soil probe measures 1” – dia. X 14” length w/ 12” long sample slot and is constructed of thick (.109w) chromoly steel and has been nickel plated for corrosion resistance. The soil probe has a chamfered plug welded in at the top of the slot. The cross handle is powder coated chromoly and measures 1” –dia. X 10” long and has rubber grips for operator comfort. The tip is replaceable and the soil...

  • AMS - Gator Probe

    AMS - Gator Probe

    The AMS Gator Probe is a one-of-a-kind soil probe that offers the benefits of a “closed end” soil probe, but the hinged jaw quickly transforms the unit into an “Open Ended” soil probe providing easy access to the entire soil core. Outfitted with a side footpeg allows the user to easily step the probe into the ground. The gator probe is ideal for composite sampling or field extraction of representative cores for subsequent...

  • AMS - Soil Recovery Probes

    AMS - Soil Recovery Probes

    AMS soil recovery probes do not have a slotted window in the body and can be used with liners. AMS soil recovery probes include the probe body, top cap, 10' comfortably-gripped cross handle, a plastic liner, and two plastic end caps.

  • AMS - Replaceable Tip Soil Recovery Probes

    AMS - Replaceable Tip Soil Recovery Probes

    AMS Replaceable Tip Soil Recovery Probes are used with liners, and feature a tip that can be replaced after heavy use. The probe may also be used with option AMS soil probe tips for application in varying soil conditions. Replaceable tip soil recovery probes include the probe body, top cap, 10' comfortably-gripped cross handle, a plastic liner, two plastic end caps, a replaceable coring tip, and a spanner wrench. The 1 1/4' diameter soil probes are...

  • AMS - Dual-Purpose Soil Recovery Probes

    AMS - Dual-Purpose Soil Recovery Probes

    AMS Dual-Purpose Soil Recovery Probes can be used with or without liners. AMS dual-purpose soil recovery probes include the slotted soil probe body, top cap, 10' cross handle, a plastic liner, and 2 plastic end caps. The probe body has a window slot that allows for direct observation of the soil samples after the soil samples have been collect either directly into the soil probe body or into a plastic liner. These probes also feature the AMS 'Reach...

  • AMS - Dual-Purpose Replaceable-Tip Soil Recovery Probes

    AMS - Dual-Purpose Replaceable-Tip Soil Recovery Probes

    AMS Dual-Purpose Replaceable-Tip Soil Recovery Probes can be used with or without liners, and allow for the tip of the soil probe to be replaced after heavy use, or used with optional AMS tips for better results in various soil lithologies. AMS Dual-Purpose Replaceable-Tip Soil Recovery Probes include a slotted probe body, top cap, 10' comfortably gripped cross handle, a replaceable coring tip, spanner wrench, plastic liner, and two plastic end caps....

  • AMS - Sand Sludge Sediment Probe

    AMS - Sand Sludge Sediment Probe

    The NEW AMS Replaceable Tip Sand/Loose Sediment Soil Probe is ideal for obtaining unconsolidated soil samples in a 1” x 24” poly liner.

  • AMS - Turf Profiler

    AMS - Turf Profiler

    The AMS Turf Profiler lets you collect a replaceable wedge-shaped soil sample to assess moisture content, root structure, pest presence or chemical composition for your grass, greens and turf. This all stainless steel, one-piece, grass and turf soil profiler collects a soil sample that is 3 1/2' wide, 1' thick, and up to 7' deep, and it has a detachable plate face plate. It is ideal for obtaining quick, easy examination of the root structure and...

  • AMS - Turf Probe

    AMS - Turf Probe

    The AMS Turf Probe has been designed to collect a 1/2' x 7' soil sample from grass and turf. The small diameter helps you minimize damage to your greens, and the slot of the turf probe allows for easy visual inspection, emptying and cleaning. The one-piece probe is made of nickel-plated carbon steel and has a built-in, corrosion resistant, 10' rubber-gripped cross handle. The sturdy design resists bending and twisting. The heat-treated,...

  • AMS - Tile Probes

    AMS - Tile Probes

    Ideal for locating buried pipes, underground tanks or utility lines. AMS tile probes are available in two types of material: 1) high carbon stress relieved 3/8' steel rod or 2) 5/8' fiberglass.  The steel tile probes are available as a one-piece or two-piece unit with a 10' comfortably gripped cross handle (2-piece crosshandle is detachable), and an oversized ball tip for sensitivity and easy soil penetration. The 48' fiberglass tile probe...

  • AMS - Extendible Tile Probes

    AMS - Extendible Tile Probes

    Probe up to 20' with extensions!: AMS extendible tile probes are made from high carbon stress relieved steel and are not plated. Designed for probing depths of 12' or more, they may also be used to prepare holes for insertion of small diameter soil or or gas vapor probes. At deeper depths, use an AMS slide hammer or compact slide hammer. Tile Probe Complete Includes: Base extension (3' or 4' option), tip, hammer adapter, 10' comfortably gripped cross...

  • Hand Tooling - Soil Gas Samplers

    AMS has been a leader in soil gas sampling technologies since the development of the “original” AMS gas vapor probe. Initially designed to take shallow gas vapor samples in soils to depths of about 4 feet, new technologies are allowing newer versions of the AMS gas vapor probe to easily sample to 12 feet, depending on soil conditions. AMS has developed and patented the dedicated AMS gas vapor tip and the AMS Retract-A-Tip for soil gas monitoring and surveying as well as taking sh

  • AMS - Original Gas Vapor Probe (GVP) Kit

    AMS - Original Gas Vapor Probe (GVP) Kit

    Easily and economically sample soil gas vapors at shallow depths for preliminary testing. The AMS 'original' gas vapor probe can take vapor samples in soils to depths of 12' depending on soil conditions. This kit is an excellent choice for shallow gas vapor sampling in soft soil. The kit includes a base section with a probe tip and soil gas access holes above. An included liner rod with tip is placed inside the base section. AMS also offers the...

  • AMS - Dedicated Gas Vapor Probe Tip

    AMS - Dedicated Gas Vapor Probe Tip

    Install as permanent sample point, or leave in ground as a disposable point. AMS dedicated gas vapor tips are used for detecting hydrocarbon spills, underground storage tank and pipe leaks, landfill contamination and hazardous waste sites. Soil gas monitoring with the AMS dedicated gas vapor tip is easily accomplished using an available AMS gas vapor probe kit.

  • AMS - Retract-A-Tip Gas Vapor Probe Tip

    AMS - Retract-A-Tip Gas Vapor Probe Tip

    Designed to be driven into the soil, opened for sample extraction, and removed for subsequent use. The AMS Retract-A-Tip is a survey tool for collection of discrete soil vapor samples below the ground surface, usually at discrete depths. The sampler is 300 series stainless steel, with a 400 series stainless steel drive tip. It may be driven to the sampling depth using an AMS slide hammer or electric rotary hammer. The Retract-A-Tip is usually...

  • AMS - Gas Vapor Probe Kits

    AMS - Gas Vapor Probe Kits

    Excellent for monitoring and sampling hydrocarbon spill sites, underground storage tanks and pipelines. AMS GVP kits use an AMS slide hammer or an electric rotary drive hammer and GVP drive extensions to insert a stainless steel GVP tip to the desired sampling depth. Fluoropolymer tubing is attached to a barb fitting on the GVP tip for remote sampling from the surface. Two GVP tips are available for use with AMS GVP kits – dedicated gas vapor...

  • AMS - Heavy-Duty Gas Vapor Probe Kits

    AMS - Heavy-Duty Gas Vapor Probe Kits

    Add Torque to your Gas Vapor Probe system!.The heavy-duty gas vapor probe kits have all of the components included in the regular GVP kits, but with the added benefit of flighted augers which allow you to penetrate rocky and hard soil conditions. The kit comes with enough flighted extensions to pre-bore a hole to a depth of 9 feet! The heavy duty GVP kits also come with a larger 2 1/2” concrete bit to allow clearance for the 2” diameter...

  • AMS - Sub-Slab Gas Vapor Probe Kits

    AMS - Sub-Slab Gas Vapor Probe Kits

    Sample for volatile organic and inorganic compounds from beneath floor slabs. Sub-slab sampling and routine monitoring has become an integral part of vapor intrusion investigations. The AMS Sub-Slab Gas Vapor Probe Kit provides a semi-permanent probe, designed to allow repeated sampling over time in order to assess the potential of contaminated vapor intrusion from beneath buildings and offers an opportunity to collect samples directly beneath the...

  • AMS - Gas Vapor Implant Drive Kit

    AMS - Gas Vapor Implant Drive Kit

    AMS 6-inches (152mm) Gas Vapor Implant Installation Kit are used for permanent soil gas monitoring, UST monitoring, groundwater sampling, air sparging, vapor extraction monitoring, and as a pressure measurement point in vacuum testing. This kit allows a user to obtain or collect a soil gas sample by positioning or placing a 6” implant in the subsurface, and subsequently withdrawal a sample of soil atmosphere through the implant from the target...

  • AMS - Gas Vapor Implants

    AMS - Gas Vapor Implants

    AMS Vapor Implants have double woven stainless steel wire screens with a .0057-in. (0.15mm Pore).

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  • Hand Tooling - Sludge and Sediment Samplers

    AMS sludge and sediment samplers retain relatively undisturbed samples from non-cohesive materials, including underwater sediment in shallow lakes, streams, and various types of impoundments. The samples can be used for sediment profile descriptions, and geotechnical analysis. Samples for chemical analysis can also be obtained, but they are not suitable for EPA Level III or Level IV analysis for volatile organic compounds. These samplers are primarily used for shallow sediment sample retriev

  • AMS - Montana Sharp Shooter

    AMS - Montana Sharp Shooter

    Heavy-duty steel sharpshooter opens a deep, narrow hole, even in hard, rocky soil. The long rubber-coated handle reduces recoil from rock strikes. Blade is 18'L x 5 1/4'W at top and tapers to 4 1/4' at bottom. The handle is 29' long.

  • AMS - Sand Sludge Sediment Probe

    AMS - Sand Sludge Sediment Probe

    The NEW AMS Replaceable Tip Sand/Loose Sediment Soil Probe is ideal for obtaining unconsolidated soil samples in a 1” x 24” poly liner. The soil probe is equipped with a 1” core catcher which ensures full sample recovery in the proper soil conditions. Probe includes 1” x 24” Probe body, 10” comfortably gripped cross handle, replaceable tip, 1” core catcher, 1” x 24” plastic liner, and two 1”...

  • AMS - Model 2 SST - Scoop w/Rubber Grip

    AMS - Model 2 SST - Scoop w/Rubber Grip

    Scoops may be used for sampling or compositing. The AMS range of 5 sizes has been the industry standard for this purpose for well over a decade. They feature passivated 300 series stainless steel construction, and they are available with or without a rubber handle.

  • AMS - Multistage Sludge and Sediment Sampler Kit

    AMS - Multistage Sludge and Sediment Sampler Kit

    Easily collect sediment or sludge with a technically enhanced core tip and cap. The AMS 'valved core tip' fills the sampler without losing the sample upon retrieval. The sampler uses a disposable plastic soil catcher that fits on the end of a 2' x 12' plastic liner. The core tip allows the plastic soil core catcher and liner to fit snuggly over the lip of the core tip. Once the soil core catacher and liner are placed on the core tip they are loaded...

  • AMS - Sludge and Sediment Samplers

    AMS - Sludge and Sediment Samplers

    Specifically designed to retain non-cohesive sludge samples. Similar to the AMS soil core sampler, this sampler comes with core and auger tips that have been fitted with valves for retention of high quality soil core samples in non-cohesive, saturated materials. Versatile and easy to use for collection of either cored or augered samples of non-cohesive saturated materials in a liner.

  • AMS - Model 3 Inch - Multi-Stage Sludge/Sediment Sampler

    AMS - Model 3 Inch - Multi-Stage Sludge/Sediment Sampler

    Easily collect sediment or sludge with a technically enhanced core tip and cap. The AMS 'valved core tip' fills the sampler without losing the sample upon retrieval. The sampler uses a disposable plastic soil catcher that fits on the end of a 3' x 12' plastic liner. The core tip allows the plastic soil core catcher and liner to fit snuggly over the lip of the core tip. Once the soil core catcher and liner are placed on the core tip they are loaded...

  • AMS - Model SST - Spade Shovel

    AMS - Model SST - Spade Shovel

    Durable stainless steel construction withstands caustic and corrosive materials that would normally damage other types of shovels. Stainless steel is also easily decontaminated after use. Pointed spade has front-rolled step and measures 7-3/4'W x 1'D. Fine cutting edge makes digging easy in compacted material. Overall length is 54'.

  • AMS - Montana Sharp Shooter w/Rubber Coated Handle

    AMS - Montana Sharp Shooter w/Rubber Coated Handle

    Heavy-duty steel sharpshooter opens a deep, narrow hole, even in hard, rocky soil. The long rubber-coated handle reduces recoil from rock strikes. Blade is 18'L x 5 1/4'W at top and tapers to 4 1/4' at bottom. The handle is 29' long.

  • AMS - Model 3 SST - Scoop w/Rubber Grip

    AMS - Model 3 SST - Scoop w/Rubber Grip

    Scoops may be used for sampling or compositing. The AMS range of 5 sizes has been the industry standard for this purpose for well over a decade. They feature passivated 300 series stainless steel construction, and they are available with or without a rubber handle.

  • AMS - Model 6 SST - Scoop w/Rubber Grip

    AMS - Model 6 SST - Scoop w/Rubber Grip

    Scoops may be used for sampling or compositing. The AMS range of 5 sizes has been the industry standard for this purpose for well over a decade. They feature passivated 300 series stainless steel construction, and they are available with or without a rubber handle.

  • AMS - Model 8 SST - Scoop w/Rubber Grip

    AMS - Model 8 SST - Scoop w/Rubber Grip

    Scoops may be used for sampling or compositing. The AMS range of 5 sizes has been the industry standard for this purpose for well over a decade. They feature passivated 300 series stainless steel construction, and they are available with or without a rubber handle.

  • AMS - Model 12 SST - Scoop w/Rubber Grip

    AMS - Model 12 SST - Scoop w/Rubber Grip

    Scoops may be used for sampling or compositing. The AMS range of 5 sizes has been the industry standard for this purpose for well over a decade. They feature passivated 300 series stainless steel construction, and they are available with or without a rubber handle.

  • AMS - Model 2 SST - Scoop

    AMS - Model 2 SST - Scoop

    Scoops may be used for sampling or compositing. The AMS range of 5 sizes has been the industry standard for this purpose for well over a decade. They feature passivated 300 series stainless steel construction, and they are available with or without a rubber handle.

  • AMS - Russian Peat Borer

    AMS - Russian Peat Borer

    The Russian Peat Borer is a side filling chambered-type sampler. This discrete point sampler enables one to drive the sampler to any point in the sediment profile in the closed (empty) position. Once the target depth is reached, the “T” handle is turned clockwise to initiate the sampling while the pivotal cover plate supports the cutting action of the bore. As the sampler is turned 180 degrees, the sharpened edge of the bore longitudinally...

  • AMS - Model 3 SST - Scoop

    AMS - Model 3 SST - Scoop

    Scoops may be used for sampling or compositing. The AMS range of 5 sizes has been the industry standard for this purpose for well over a decade. They feature passivated 300 series stainless steel construction, and they are available with or without a rubber handle.

  • AMS - Model 6 SST - Scoop

    AMS - Model 6 SST - Scoop

    Scoops may be used for sampling or compositing. The AMS range of 5 sizes has been the industry standard for this purpose for well over a decade. They feature passivated 300 series stainless steel construction, and they are available with or without a rubber handle.

  • AMS - Model 8 SST - Scoop

    AMS - Model 8 SST - Scoop

    Scoops may be used for sampling or compositing. The AMS range of 5 sizes has been the industry standard for this purpose for well over a decade. They feature passivated 300 series stainless steel construction, and they are available with or without a rubber handle.

  • AMS - Silt, Sand, and Bottom Dredges

    AMS - Silt, Sand, and Bottom Dredges

    AMS offers a variety of dredges designed for sampling sand and silt as well as most types of non-cohesive material. AMS sampling dredges are placed onto the bottom sediment, then closed and pulled up to retrieve a sample. Careful release of the sample distributes the sample approximately as it appeared on the bottom – making sediment profile description possible. The sample is not suitable for most geotechnical analysis and does not provide...

  • Sludge and Sediment Samplers - Sludge and Sediment Sampling Kits

    AMS sludge and sediment sampling kits include everything you need to collect relatively undisturbed samples from non-cohesive materials and various types of impoundments.The Multi-Stage Sediment Sampler Kit uses the advanced multi-stage sludge core tip, plastic soil core catcher, and liner to prevent loss of the sample upon retrieval. The AMS SBS System is ideal for discrete interval sediment sampling in rivers, lakes, wetlands, and estuaries because it stops caving sediment.

  • AMS - Aluminum Tank Sampling Kit

    AMS - Aluminum Tank Sampling Kit

    Easily collect sludge samples from the bottom of petroleum tanks with this unique & user friendly sampling kit. Based on the popular design of the ‘AMS Multi-Stage Sediment Sampling Kit’, the components in this kit are similar, only they are made from lightweight aluminum. This proves to be crucial, as often times tanks can be 50ft.+ in height; therefore keeping your sampler and extension strand ‘lightweight’ is a...

  • AMS - Multi-Stage Sludge and Sediment Sampler Kit

    AMS - Multi-Stage Sludge and Sediment Sampler Kit

    AMS multi-stage sludge sampler, multi-stage sludge core tip, 12' multi-stage SCS base, three 12' multi-stage SCS sections, three 4' extensions, plastic liner, plastic end caps, 2' soil core catcher, universal slip wrench, two crescent wrenches, SST cross handle, slide hammer, and the AMS deluxe carrying case.

  • AMS - Model Professional Series - Multi-Stage Sediment / Sludge Sampler Kit

    AMS - Model Professional Series - Multi-Stage Sediment / Sludge Sampler Kit

    Professional Series Multi-Stage Sediment/Sludge Sampler Kit! This sampling kit provides all of the components needed to collect sludge and sediment samples up to 4' in length. The 12' base section and three extra body sections allow you to assemble a sampler that is 12', 24', 36', or 48'. in length. This kit was designed for soil sampling professional who wants the strongest, most durable connection on their extensions, cross handle, slide hammer,...

  • AMS - Model 3inch Professional Series - Multi-Stage Sediment/Sludge Sampler Kit

    AMS - Model 3inch Professional Series - Multi-Stage Sediment/Sludge Sampler Kit

    Professional Series Multi-Stage Sediment/Sludge Sampler Kit! This sampling kit provides all of the components needed to collect sludge and sediment samples 3” in diameter & up to 24” in length. The 12' long (female/female threaded) base section and (1) extra 12” (male/female threaded) body section allows you to assemble a sampler that is 24” in length. This kit was designed for soil sampling professional who wants the...

  • AMS - Soggy Bottom Sediment Sampler System

    AMS - Soggy Bottom Sediment Sampler System

    Stops caving sediment! Use this manually-driven sampler for discrete interval sediment sampling in rivers, lakes, wetlands, and estuaries. To obtain a sample, the sampler is lowered to the surface as a dual tube or driven down to the desired depth where sampling is to begin below the surface. Upon reaching the desired sampling depth, the inner rods attached to the internal drive tip are retracted and removed, and additional extensions are added. Then,...

  • AMS - Russian Sediment and Peat Borer Complete Kit

    AMS - Russian Sediment and Peat Borer Complete Kit

    The Russian Peat Borer (7.5 cm x 60cm model shown) is a side filling chambered-type sampler. This discrete point sampler enables one to drive the sampler to any point in the sediment profile in the closed (empty) position. Once the target depth is reached, the “T” handle is turned clockwise to initiate the sampling while the pivotal cover plate supports the cutting action of the bore. As the sampler is turned 180 degrees, the...

  • Sludge and Sediment Samplers - Silt, Sand and Bottom Dredges

    AMS offers a variety of dredges designed for sampling sand and silt as well as most types of non-cohesive material.AMS sampling dredges are placed onto the bottom sediment, then closed and pulled up to retrieve a sample. Careful release of the sample distributes the sample approximately as it appeared on the bottom – making sediment profile description possible. The sample is not suitable for most geotechnical analysis and does not provide samples suitable for high-qualit

  • AMS - Bottom Dredges

    AMS - Bottom Dredges

    Easily sample most types of bottom surfaces. Constructed from stainless steel and powder-coated carbon steel for corrosion resistance. The top of the sampling chamber is screened to allow water flow during deployment and reduce the frontal shock wave that may displace sediment as the dredge contacts the sample surface. A two-way spring-loaded mechanism activates on contact with the bottom, no messenger is needed. Sampling area is 6'' x 6''.

  • AMS - Sand and Silt Dredge

    AMS - Sand and Silt Dredge

    The AMS 5 lb. sand/silt dredge is a great tool for grab sampling sand or silt. The AMS sand silt dredge is made entirely from 300 series stainless steel. It features a hinged scissor jaw design with a trigger mechanism that holds the sampler open until it contacts the surface to be sampled. Raising the dredge closes the scissor jaws to collect the sample. All stainless steel, 5 lb. weight, 6' x 7 1/2' jaw opening.

  • AMS - Stainless Steel Ekman Dredge

    AMS - Stainless Steel Ekman Dredge

    Spring-loaded! The AMS all stainless steel Ekman dredge is spring-loaded with a messenger that travels down the rope and trips the dredge to close.

  • Hand Tooling - Soil Samplers - Soil Core Samplers

    Soil core sampling equipment is used to collect virtually undisturbed soil core samples for soil profiling and environmental investigations. AMS offers soil core samplers, split soil core samplers, and multi-stage soil core samplers. All of these quality soil core sampling tools allow the user to collect soil core samples into removable liners. The split core soil core sampler also allows the user to open the soil core sampler body to view the soil core after sampling. Soil core samples may

  • AMS - Bulk Density Soil Sampling Kit

    AMS - Bulk Density Soil Sampling Kit

    This unique sampling kit comes with everything necessary to take accurate interval specific core samples to a depth of 3ft. The kit is ideal for sampling the soil surface, in auger holes or in profile pits. The Soil Sample Rings found in this kit are made from .062w SST tubing. These SST sample rings are ideal for laboratory studies and for undisturbed core samples. The volume of each 2” x 2” SST ring is 90.59 cubic centimeters. From this...

  • AMS - Soil Core Samplers

    AMS - Soil Core Samplers

    AMS Soil Core Samplers allow you to collect relatively undisturbed soil core samples from the subsurface or from pre-augered boreholes. AMS soil core samplers collect relatively undisturbed soil core samples into liners that may be easily transferred to a lab for soil profiling or chemical analysis. The liner may also be extruded in the field for examination of the soil core sample. Soil core samples are available in carbon steel or stainless steel,...

  • AMS - Split Soil Core Samplers

    AMS - Split Soil Core Samplers

    Use the AMS Split Soil Core Samplers to easily extract relatively undisturbed soil core samples. The split soil core sampler has a vertically split cylinder. You can use the split soil core sampler without a liner to collect relatively undisturbed soil cores for immediate field examination and testing. Or, it can be used with a liner for collection of relatively undisturbed, sealed soil core samples that are suitable for EPA Level III or Level IV soil...

  • AMS - Multi-Stage Soil Core Sampler

    AMS - Multi-Stage Soil Core Sampler

    The AMS Multi-Stage Soil Core Sampler allows you to collect soil core samples of various lengths! This stainless steel extendable soil core sampler collects 2' soil core samples up to 48' deep when the optional 12' multi-stage soil core sampler cylinder sections are attached. The complete multi-stage soil core sampler includes: Multi-Stage Soil Core Sampler base, solid cap, soil core tip, auger tip, 2' x 12' plastic liner, 2 plastic end caps and...

  • AMS - ESS Core N` One Disposable Soil Core Sample

    AMS - ESS Core N` One Disposable Soil Core Sample

    The ESS Core N' OneTM disposable soil core sampler is the easiest way to sample and transport 5 grams of undisturbed soil samples for US EPA Method 5035. CNO is both a soil collection and transport container. CNO capsule incorporates an extruding feature; no need for expensive tools. Threaded septa closure insures air tight seal. CNO handle is strong, economical and easy to use. Each capsule comes in a heavy gauge zip lock bag with attached ESS sample...

  • Hand Tooling - Geotechnical Sampling and Testing

    Conduct geotechnical investigations of soil and rock around a site – including surface and subsurface exploration. AMS offers portable, in situ, methods for evaluating the strength and density of soil; evaluating the consistency, compaction, and bearing of soils; and taking direct readings of shear strength.

  • AMS - Pocket Penetrometer

    AMS - Pocket Penetrometer

    The AMS pocket penetrometer provides accurate measurements of the compressive soil strength. This 6-1/4in unit is spring-operated, and it is measures strength in tons/sq. ft. or kg/sq. cm by pushing a 1/4in diameter loading piston into soil to a depth of 0.25in. The end area is 0.05in2. Compressive load is indicated by reading a scale on the piston barrel. A friction ring indicates maximum reading. Made of anodized aluminum. An Allen wrench and...

  • AMS - Pocket Vane Shear Test Kit

    AMS - Pocket Vane Shear Test Kit

    Easy to use with easy-to-read results: Regular vane (0 to 1 kg/cm²) : For saturated cohesive soils with undrained strength , independent of normal pressure. Large vane (0.2 kg/cm²): use with remolded samples. Small vane (2.5 kg/cm²): for stiffer clays.

  • AMS - Geo Tester Penetrometer

    AMS - Geo Tester Penetrometer

    Geotester dial penetrometer set is used for on-site measurement of soil compaction by testing the foundation plane or boring samples. It gives readings of estimated unconfined compressive strength in TSF or kg/cm2 when used with the standard 1/4' dia plunger. The geotester is furnished with stainless steel plungers, carrying case, data tables, register plates and instructions.

  • AMS - Borehole Preparation Kit

    AMS - Borehole Preparation Kit

    Improve effectiveness of geotechnical testing and sampling with a pre-bored hole. Includes: 5/8' threaded, 2 1/4' regular auger and 2 1/4' 5/8' planer auger, one 4' 5/8' extension, one 3' 5/8' extension, rubber-coated cross handle, black poly-canvas bag.

  • AMS - Dual Mass  Dynamic Cone Penetrometers (DCPs)

    AMS - Dual Mass Dynamic Cone Penetrometers (DCPs)

    Developed by the Army Corps of Engineers, Dynamic Cone Penetrometers (DCPs) provide a low-cost, efficient test method for quickly determining in-situ CBR values of pavement base, subbase and subgrades. They can readily be used for depths up to 30' and up to 6' with optional drive rods and extensions. This model complies with ASTM D6951 specifications and comes with a chart to compute CBR values, as well as an Excel spreadsheet template, which...

  • AMS - Static Cone Penetrometer

    AMS - Static Cone Penetrometer

    Evaluate the consistency, compaction and bearing of fine grained, soft soils. The static cone penetrometer is used to evaluate the consistency of soils, their level of compaction and the bearing capacity of shallow foundations and pavement subgrades. Specifically developed for use in fine grained soils, particularly soft soils, to depths of 30'. They use a 60 degree vertex angled cone with an area of 1.5 cm squared. An optional cone with a 3 cm...

  • AMS - Dynamic Cone Penetrometer

    AMS - Dynamic Cone Penetrometer

    The most widely accepted, portable method for evaluating strength and density of soil, in situ. The dynamic cone penetrometer uses a 15 lb. (6.8 kg) drive mass falling 20 in. (50.8 cm) that strikes the anvil to cause penetration of 1.5 in (3.8 cm) diameter cone (45 degree vertex angle) that has been seated in the bottom of a pre-augered hole. The blows required to drive the embedded cone a depth of 1 3/4' have been correlated by others to N values...

  • AMS - Field Vane Shear Tester

    AMS - Field Vane Shear Tester

    Take direct readings of shear strength to depths up to 10 ft (3 meters) in soft to stiff clays. Three (3) vane sizes allow for the direct determination of un-drained shear strength of soft to stiff clays. The peak vane value is determined by a calibrated scale ring built into the head assembly. The cross handle is used both to push the vane to the desired test depth and apply the shearing torque. To correct for the skin friction of the extension rods,...

  • AMS Eijkelkamp - Penetrologger Kit

    AMS Eijkelkamp - Penetrologger Kit

    The penetrologger has been especially developed to measure the resistance to penetration of the soil and to save the measuring results to digitally process them on a computer. The penetrologger is ergonomically designed, and lightweight. It can be used to measure to a depth of 80 cm. The penetrologger can provide the Unified Soil Classification System (USCS), the Vehicle Cone Index (VCI), and Cone Index (CI) per measurement.

  • AMS - Infiltration Rings

    AMS - Infiltration Rings

    AMS infiltration rings are a simple and relatively inexpensive method for monitoring infiltration rates. They can also be used to study liquid waste disposal, leaching and drainage efficiencies. The rings are centered by the cross handle – which is welded in place at the top of the unit. The rings are inserted into the turf by pushing and twisting on this cross handle. An optional dead blow hammer may also be used to pound the rings into the...

  • AMS - Model Type N - Concrete Test Hammer

    AMS - Model Type N - Concrete Test Hammer

    Reliability and careful selection of components, the distinctive ergonomic and functional design, as well as the continuous scientific research in collaboration with the most important Universities in Italy, has brought to the development of this series of instruments of the latest generation. The N type sclerometer – Novatest design – has been modified to get a higher degree of reliability as far as correlation curves are concerned,...

  • AMS - Shaw Portable Core Drill

    AMS - Shaw Portable Core Drill

    The Shaw portable core drill is a nearly ideal tool for environmental and geotechnical field investigation because it can be used in otherwise difficult of access locations behind buildings, fences and walls, trees, escarpments and much else. The diamond core bits of the system are easily capable of advancing borings through a large array of subsurface materials including steel reinforced concrete, hard rock and some kinds of cemented gravels. Its...

  • AMS - Pask Permeameter Kit

    AMS - Pask Permeameter Kit

    Pask Permeameter Kit; The field saturated hydraulic conductivity (Kfs) or permeability of natural soil and built up beds of fill can be quickly and easily measured in place using the ETC Pask Constant Head Permeameter Kit manufactured by Dynamic Monitors, a business unit of Engineering Technologies Canada Ltd. (ETC).

  • PowerProbes - 9100 Series Power Probes

    The small footprint of the 9100-VTR-D (diesel) makes it ideal for residential areas, tanks, farms, and gated areas. It can also be air-lifted into remote job locations and run by remote control. The 9100-SK uses a portable and maneuverable track system so the probe can be easily removed to allow the use of the accessories on the carrier vehicle such as the bucket, pallet forks, and backfill blade. The 9100-TR is smaller than the 9300-TR, but has the same 90-ft-lb hydraulic hammer. It is moun

  • Hand Tooling Accessories

    AMS hand sampling accessories will help you collect soil, soil gas, sludge and sediment, and groundwater samples using your AMS samplers. There are also a variety of accessories for cleaning or carrying your samplers, and storing samples.

  • AMS - Model 9110-Ag-Probe - For Agricultural and Environmental Sampling

    AMS - Model 9110-Ag-Probe - For Agricultural and Environmental Sampling

    The 9110 Ag-Probe is the newest model in the AMS PowerProbe line up, designed for use in agricultural and environmental sampling. This model can be mounted on most standard UTV units that meet the standard weight limits. The 9110 Ag-Probe is powered by a self-contained 13 HP Honda Gas Engine with Electric Start. This model was designed for the user in mind with a collapsible mast to have a transport height of 80 inches to be able to fit inside most...

  • AMS - Model 9110-Ag-Probe TR - Agricultural and Environmental Sampling

    AMS - Model 9110-Ag-Probe TR - Agricultural and Environmental Sampling

    The 9110 Ag-Probe TR is the newest model in the AMS PowerProbe line up. It is designed for use in agricultural and environmental sampling. This model can be mounted on most standard tractors that meet the standard weight limits. The 9110 Ag-Probe TR is powered by the Power Take Off (PTO) from the tractor. It is designed for the user that already owns the carrier vehicle or tractor. This saves time and money on the initial investment.

  • AMS - Model 9110-LAP and 9110-Power - Portable Direct Push Drill Rig

    AMS - Model 9110-LAP and 9110-Power - Portable Direct Push Drill Rig

    The AMS PowerProbe 9110-LAP is a portable direct push rig, designed for use in confined spaces or buildings where a vehicle-mounted probe cannot go. This model can be driven off any standard AMS PowerProbeª with an auxiliary hydraulic hook-up kit, or the optional AMS portable hydraulic power unit. The 9110-LAP comes standard with a 90 ft-lb hydraulic hammer.

  • AMS PowerProbe - Model 9120-RAP - Hydraulic Hammer Machine

    AMS PowerProbe - Model 9120-RAP - Hydraulic Hammer Machine

    The 9120-RAP PowerProbe machine is a new and improved design for the 9100 series models that allows you to use a UTV style 4x4 or 6x6 to get in remote jobsites for shallow direct push applications with 4-foot DP Extensions. This model comes standard with our 90-ft-lb hydraulic hammer to sample in almost any type of soil condition you run in to. The 9120-RAP can be set up as a quick detach from the UTV machine if you need to Heli-Lift by air into...

  • AMS - Model 9120-RAP-D - PowerProbe

    AMS - Model 9120-RAP-D - PowerProbe

    The 9120-RAP-D PowerProbe machine is a new and improved design for the 9100 series models that allows you to use a UTV style 4x4 or 6x6 to get in remote jobsites for shallow direct push applications with 4-foot DP Extensions. This model comes standard with our 90-ft-lb hydraulic hammer to sample in almost any type of soil condition you run in to. The 9120-RAP-D can be set up as a quick detach from the UTV machine if you need to Heli-Lift by air into...

  • AMS PowerProbe - Model 9120-SK - Portable and Maneuverable Track System

    AMS PowerProbe - Model 9120-SK - Portable and Maneuverable Track System

    If you are looking for the most portable and maneuverable track system, without sacrificing power or performance, there is not another small direct push model like the 9120-SK. The rugged rubber tracks keep the unit moving when soil conditions get soft, wet or muddy with minimal disturbance to the work site. The probe can easily be removed to allow the use of the carrier vehicle and its accessories such as the bucket, pallet forks, and backfill...

  • AMS PowerProbe - Model 9130-VTR - Track Mounted System

    AMS PowerProbe - Model 9130-VTR - Track Mounted System

    The 9130-VTR model is the newest track model to the AMS line of track mounted PowerProbes and provides two power source options, diesel and propane. The 9130-VTR-D (diesel) provides explosive power when size matters. It provides easy access and mobility and can even access through a 36' gates. The small footprint of this rig makes it a perfect rig for small residential areas, tanks, farms, and gated areas. Mounted with transport hooks, this rig can be...

  • AMS - Adapters and Couplings

    AMS - Adapters and Couplings

    Adapters add quick conversion of your current Signature Series, 5/8' threaded or Quick Connect connections. Adapters allow for various connections from Cross Handles, Slide Hammers or Drills to extension pieces and other AMS products. Easily adapt your current 5/8' threaded or Quick Connect connections to the Signature Series product line. Signature Series adapters add versatility to AMS augers.

  • AMS - Adjustable Foot Step

    AMS - Adjustable Foot Step

    The 7/8” AMS adjustable foot step works on all 7/8” diameter AMS soil probes and 5/8” AMS extensions. The 1” foot step is used with the 1”x36” replaceable tip soil probe. The adjustable foot step allows for additional down pressure to be used to drive the probe. The foot step can be adjusted to fit anywhere on the soil probe or extension so that deeper samples can be taken.

  • AMS - Cleaning Brushes

    AMS - Cleaning Brushes

    In stainless steel and nylon. Easily maintain sampling equipment with stainless steel and nylon brushes.

  • AMS - Drills and Adapters

    AMS - Drills and Adapters

    With a variety of drills and adapters to choose from, you are sure to find the one to meet your specific job site requirement.

  • AMS - Cross Handles

    AMS - Cross Handles

    AMS Cross Handles are connected to AMS extensions – which are then connect to AMS augers and other samplers. AMS 18in and 22in rubber-coated handles are made of chromoly and are coated with textured rubber. The 18in rubber-coated handles are available with signature series, 3/4in threaded, 5/8in threaded, and quick connect connections. 22in models are only available with a 3/4in threaded connection, and are only intended for use with AMS 6in and...

  • AMS - End Cap Inserts

    AMS - End Cap Inserts

    Minimize loss of volatiles with stainless steel cap inserts. Designed to work in conjunction with the plastic liner caps, these stainless steel inserts are ideal for environmental soil sample collection.

  • AMS - Extensions

    AMS - Extensions

    The welded fittings by AMS craftsmen on all extensions offer maximum strength and torque resistance. Signature Series in yellow zinc coated chrome molybdenum for added rust resistance. Threaded Extensions in either chrome molybdenum or stainless steel. Quick Connect Extensions also in chrome molybdenum or stainless steel.

  • AMS - Fluoropolymer Film

    AMS - Fluoropolymer Film

    Seal or wrap samples for shipping or used to cover material on which samples will be dissected and examined. For sealing samples in liners, select the perforated roll of 4' x 4' swatches.

  • AMS - Idaho Spoon

    AMS - Idaho Spoon

    This cleanout tool is used for ejecting soil from the AMS Open-Face Auger and the AMS One-Piece Open-Face Auger.

  • AMS - Safety Liner Splitter

    AMS - Safety Liner Splitter

    The AMS Safety Liner Splitter allows you to split liners up to 13-3/4” in length. This adjustable liner splitter accepts liner diameters as small as ¾” OD all the way up to 3” OD. Each liner splitter comes with a safety utility knife with spring-loaded retractable blade and (10) extra hook blades. This device offers a safe alternative for splitting liners open lengthwise in the field.