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Portable/Disposable Viscometer

Meets ASTM D5478-08 when used with an automatic time measurement system

Portable/Disposable Viscometer

 

A New Instrument for the Rapid and Accurate Determination of the Viscous Properties of Newtonian and Non-Newtonian Fluids.

Portable/Disposable Viscometer Case



FEATURES TECHNICAL DATA MORE INFO PRICE LIST
 

 

Features

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  • Disposable Sample Tube
  • No Sample Tube Cleaning
  • Measures Absolute Viscosity without Instrument Calibration
  • Field Viscosity Test
  • Non-Newtonian Viscosity Measurement
  • Quick and Easy Viscosity Measurement
  • Inexpensive

 

Technical Data

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Technical Data
Viscosity Range: 5 to 106 mPa.s (cP)*
Temperature Range: Room Temperature
Accuracy and Repeatability: Better than 3%
Test Sample Volume: Approximately 4.0 ml*
Needle: Aluminum (7075 Alloy)
Needle Densities: 6 to 300 g/ml
Total Instrument Weight: 4.4 lb (2 kg)
* Outside this range call to consult

 

Applications

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  • Adhesives
  • Aerosols
  • Automobile Fluids
  • Biomaterials
  • Coal Slurries
  • Coatings
  • Colloids
  • Cosmetics
  • Creams
  • Dairy Products
  • Detergents
  • Dispersions
  • Emulsions
  • Fertilizers
  • Foams
  • Fuels
  • Gels
  • Grease
  • Honey
  • Inks
  • Ketchup
  • Latex
  • Lubricants
  • Mayonnaise
  • Milk
  • Oils
  • Ointments
  • Paints
  • Petroleum
  • Polymers
  • Proteins
  • Pulp
  • Resins
  • Shampoos
  • Slurries
  • Soaps
  • Solutions
  • Surfactants
  • Suspensions
  • Varnish
  • Many more

 

How it Works

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Portable/Disposable Viscometer Diagram

The Portable/Disposable Viscometer consists of a support stand and a disposable sample tube filled with the liquid whose viscosity is to be determined.

Viscosity of the sample is determined by measuring the falling time of a controlled needle through a predetermined distance of the fluid held in a sample tube.

The falling time is measured manually by a stopwatch. For Newtonian fluid, a table or graph will be supplied with instrument. For Non-Newtonian fluids, data reduction software is available.


Portable/Disposable Viscometer Chart

Viscosity measured by using the portable/ disposable viscometer compared to the data known of ASTM standards (Cannon S 8000 and N 190000) at 25°C.

 

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

2 weights (50 and 100g), 4 disposable sample tubes, Stop watch, Digital thermometer, Data reduction table (or graph), Manual, Carrying case
VI-0601 Model PDV-100 Portable/Disposable Viscometer $1,335.00
VI-0610 Disposable Sample Tubes (100 tubes) 320.00
VI-0613 Needle (approximate diameter 0.8 cm) 119.00
VI-0614 Needle (approximate diameter 0.9 cm) 119.00
VI-0617 Aluminum Weight, 1/2"O.D., 2gram 36.00
VI-0618 Aluminum Weight, 1/2"O.D., 3gram 36.00
VI-0619 Aluminum Weight, 1/2"O.D., 5gram 36.00
VI-0621 Stainless Steel Weight, 1/2"O.D., 6.5gram 67.00
VI-0622 Stainless Steel Weight, 1/2"O.D., 10gram 67.00
VI-0623 Stainless Steel Weight, 1/2"O.D., 15gram 67.00
VI-0626 Stainless Steel Weight, 1.125"O.D., 20gram 67.00
VI-0627 Stainless Steel Weight, 1.125"O.D., 25gram 67.00
VI-0628 Stainless Steel Weight, 1.125"O.D., 70gram 67.00
VI-0641 Data Reduction Software for Newtonian and non-Newtonian Fluids (IBM PC compatible) 800.00



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