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PC-controlled Vicat needle apparatus, 8 points

Article Number: 1.0367

Computer-controlled* Vicat needle apparatus with 8 measuring points.
EN 196-3, EN 480-2** optional equipment is required.
(Go to ASTM variation or go to EN/ASTM combination)

ConstructionThe 8 measuring points (2 x 4) 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)
Programmed test sequences
Automatic registration of the beginning
and of the end of setting 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
• Standard software for programmable
  test sequences and for data recording
• 8 Vicat moulds (conical hard plastic ring)
  70/80 dia. x 40 mm
• 8 glass base plates, 120 mm dia.
• 8 centerings for Vicat moulds
  (conical hard plastic ring)
  70/80 dia. x 40 mm
• 2 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
Dimensions(wxdxh) = 700 x 600 x 600 mm
Weight: 62 kg
110-230 V / 50-60 Hz
Important notes **   For operation is a standard PC or laptop required,
    which is not included in the scope of delivery
**  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