Computer-controlled Vicat needle apparatus
with 6 measuring points
ASTM C191 method B
The six measuring points (2 x 3) are installed
in a rectangular trough.
Tests must be performed in humidity air (>95%).
the unit automatically records initinal set time and
final set time, as well as of setting plots.
Weight of plunger and the Vicat needle are
an additional 300 g ± 1 g. After each penetration
the Vicat needle is automatically cleaned.
The computer-controlled Vicat needle apparatus
·Base unit as a table model with the control
unit and standard software for programmable
test sequences and for data recording
·6 Vicat moulds (conical hard plastic ring)
60/70 dia. x 40 mm
·6 glass base plates, 120 mm dia.
·6 centerings for Vicat moulds (conical hard
plastic ring) 60/70 dia. x 40 mm
·1 pair of cleaning brushes
·1 tee wrench 1.25 mm
·1 tee wrench 2 mm
·2 spare glass plates, 120 mm dia.
·2 spare initial-set needles, 1.0 mm dia.
·Filter sponge coarse
·Filter sponge fine
Dim. (wxdxh) = 700 x 600 x 600 mm
Weight: 68 kg
110-250 V / 50-60 Hz
For operation, a standard PC or laptop
is needed, which is not included in the
scope of delivery.