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PC-controlled Vicat needle apparatus, 6 points

Article Number: 1.0366

Computer-controlled Vicat needle apparatus
With 6 measuring points
Fully automatic
EN 196-3, EN 480-2 optional equipment is required *
EN-12379-2 alternative device version is required
ASTM C191 alternative device version is required
(Go to ASTM variation or go to combination of EN/ASTM)

ConstructionThe six measuring points (2 x 3) are
installed in a rectangular trough
Tests can be performed in air or
in water bath with constant temperature
(heat exchanger and cooler for
constant water temperature)
with programmed test sequences
The unit automatic records initial 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
Scope of delivery• 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)
  70/80 dia. x 40 mm
• 6 glass base plates, 120 mm dia
• 6 centerings for Vicat moulds
  (conical hard plastic ring) 70/80 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, 1.13 mm dia.
• Filter sponge coarse
• Filter sponge fine
• Serial cable
• USB/RS232-Adapter
• Mains cable
Important notes**  For standard EN 480-2 the additional weight
   1.0366.10, the plunger 1.0366.12 and
   optionally the extra cooling unit 1.0366.13
   for a test temperature of 5°C are required
** For operation, a standard PC or laptop
   is needed, which is not included in the
   scope of delivery
Dimensions(W x D x H) = 700 x 600 x 600 mm
Weight: 52 kg
110-230 V / 50-60 Hz