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SpotOn Consistometer

Portable texture meter for rapid QA on the shop floor!

The SpotOn Consistometer is a powerful handheld tool for QA, trouble shooting and R&D in the food and other industries. It bridges the gap between old analog measurements and full bench top texture analyzers.

Precision force, depth and temperature sensors are combined with a microprocessor and digital readout enabling instant display of averages and standard deviation along with on-the-fly error checking for reliable results. Features include full data recording capabilities for PC based analysis and documentation.

Patent Pending.

 

SpotOn



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Features

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  • On-board microprocessor calculates and displays:
    • the average force of a measurement;
    • the mean of a group of measurements;
    • the Standard Deviation of a group of measurements;
    • the equilibrated temperature of the measured sample
  • Precision load cell and non-contact depth sensor simultaneously measure penetration force and penetration depth, while sample temperature is also measured.
  • Displays instantaneous penetration speed to guide operator for repeatable results
  • Included PC software allows configuration for many products by setting the desired penetration rate, depth of measurement, type of probe tip and specification ranges; all of which can be preloaded onto the instrument
  • Data can be downloaded as an Excel® file for analysis and plotting
  • Interchangeable probe tips can be used to adapt the instrument to different products
  • Includes 5" shaft extension for depths up to 12 inches (30cm)
  • Patent Pending - 1 year warranty - Made in USA
  • Quick quantitative measurements of product or ingredient consistency
  • Penetrating consistometer measures entire sample, not just the surface
  • Simple to operate; employs self-teaching features
  • Works on a variety of products and ingredients (shortening, frosting, dough, butter, cheese...)
  • Includes PC software for full data recall and custom configuration to your application

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Technical Data

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Technical Data
  Metric Imperial
Range: 0-9999 grams
0-70 cm
0-37.7°C
0-22 lbs
0-28 inches
32-99.9°F
Resolution: 4 g
0.1 cm
0.1°C
0.01 lbs
0.1 inch
0.1°F
Accuracy: ±2%
±0.6 cm
±0.3°C
±2%
±0.25 inch
±0.5°F
Reading interval: Every 1 cm Every 0.4 inch
Operating Environment: 2-49°C
0-95% RH
Indoor Only
35-120°F
0-95% RH
Indoor Only
Memory Capacity: 99 Measurements
Computer interface: USB
Battery: 9V Alkaline / 25 hrs continuous use life

 

Applications

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Applications include consistency measurements for shortening, margarine, icing, dough, cheese, yogurt, peanut butter, jelly and more.

 

Software

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Software

 

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Prices

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Prices subject to change    Prices listed in US dollars for domestic shipments within US, Canada, & Mexico only    Export orders require quotations - click here for a quote     For more info call us 1-800-762-2478 or 954-946-9454.
Item Number Item Prices

Instrument, Users Manual, PC software, USB cable, 5" Shaft extension, Carry case
FM-100103 SpotOn Consistometer $2,495.00
Accessories
FM-100113 15" Shaft Extension (for overall 22" or 27") 80.00
Note: Custom Tips can be manufactured for Special Applications.



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