Viscometers

Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Viscometer combines usability and operational efficacy.

March 4, 2016

Along with usability-optimized interface and keypad, DVE Viscometer has lit display that features alphanumeric characters that can be viewed close up and over extended distances. Viscosity test parameters, including spindle identity and rotational speed, can be selected from table in instrument's memory. Along with choice of scientific units for viscosity measurement, including both cgs and SI units, display shows test control parameters as well as measured values (% torque, viscosity). Read More

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Seika Machinery to Display More than 20 SMT Systems at APEX

February 19, 2016

TORRANCE, CA — Seika Machinery, Inc., a leading provider of advanced machinery, materials and engineering services, will exhibit in Booth #1145 at the 2016 IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place March 15-17, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The Seika team will be available to demonstrate industry-leading equipment from Sayaka, Hioki, SAWA, McDry, Eightech, Unitech, Andes, MALCOM and... Read More

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Spiral Viscometer tests expensive materials.

January 29, 2016

By obtaining viscosity characteristics with only 0.2 cc sample, MALCOM PCU-02V is designed for expensive material testing and analysis. Spiral Sensor provides continuous measurement of non-Newtonian fluids with good repeatability. Measurement settings and data are available with system’s software with or without PC. With Spiral Pump Sensor, materials with high Thixotropy can be measured. Temperature control function allows for accurate measurement and temperature characteristics analysis. Read More

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Health Bars - A Confectionary Challenge

January 22, 2016

Sensory Experience Manufacturers of health bars want their customer to feel that the eating experience can be as exciting as a scrumptious chocolate candy bar. Therefore the ingredients that they use for flavorings and mouth feel must produce a similar sensory experience. The important physical test parameters in evaluating new formulations for health bars are texture and viscosity. Texture... Read More

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Seika Machinery Will Exhibit the Latest SMT Solutions at SMTAI

September 3, 2015

TORRANCE, CA – Seika Machinery, Inc., a leading provider of advanced machinery, materials and engineering services, will exhibit in Booth #707 at SMTA International, scheduled to take place Sep. 29 - 30, 2015 at the Donald Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. The Seika team will be available to demonstrate the following equipment: DEN-ON INSTRUMENTS CO., LTD. RD-500V Rework Station,... Read More

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Viscometer Analyzer measures range of petroleum products.

July 29, 2015

Using Viscometer, range of petroleum products can be measured within repeatability criteria of ASTM D445, including lube oils, lube oil stocks, biodiesel, and fuel oils. Kinematic viscosity can also be calculated. Integrating touchscreen user interface into explosion proof housing, Viscometer utilizes software that provides auto validation, calibration, and built-in diagnostic options. Alarm condition may be allocated as active or inactive, with alarms notified on screen and stored in history. Read More

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Portable Field Viscometer enables in-field measurements.

July 14, 2015

Used to determine viscous properties of Newtonian and Non-Newtonian fluids, PDVdi-120 consists of viscometer main body with reusable syringe and falling needle attached to extension bar with 2 markings. Absolute viscosity measurement can be made without instrument calibration, and multiple measurements can be performed with one sample. Conforming to SAE AIR 5704 and ASTM D 5478, instrument has 20–10,000 cP viscosity range (2–106 cP with accessories) with accuracy and repeatability of >2%. Read More

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Rheometer/Viscometer facilitate use via wizard-based software.

April 30, 2015

DV2T Viscometer and DV3T Rheometer support RheocalcT Software v1.2.19, which runs on Windows® 8/7/Vista/XP and offers Test Wizard for accelerating and facilitating setup of such tests as time to stop, time to torque, speed ramp/shear rate ramp, and temperature profiling. In addition to creating Thix Index Test or curing test to automatically reduce speed at preset torque values, Test Wizard can create and run Yield Stress Test and promotes compatibility via import/export functions. Read More

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Portable Viscometer simplifies oil condition monitoring.

February 24, 2015

Suited for field operators, microVISC-m™ simplifies daily or routine measurements of lubricating oil viscosity. Sample volume requirements are as small as 100 µL, and measurement of oil viscosity is made possible via 1 min test that eliminates need to wait for test results from remote labs. Instrument displays dynamic viscosity at ambient conditions and extrapolates kinematic viscosities at 40°C, 80°C, and 100°C following industry-standard ASTM D341 formulas. Read More

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Viscosity Meter incorporates tuning fork design.

February 11, 2015

Providing accurate, fast-response viscosity and density monitoring, direct insertion Micro Motion® Fork Viscosity Meter is suited for demanding process applications such as oil-fired heater combustion control, HFO blending/production, and pump protection. Unit incorporates hazardous area approved head-mounted transmitter that can connect to control systems via digital and analog protocols. Meter is also capable of accepting and processing external signals from other field instrumentation. Read More

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Dual-Bath Kinematic Viscometer delivers ASTM D445 precision.

October 15, 2014

Featuring self-contained, benchtop design, CAV® 4.2 operates from 15–150°C and allows simultaneous testing at two different temperatures. Two independent sample handlers ensure reliable, unattended processing of up to 24 tests/hour within viscosity range of 0.5–10,000  mm²/s. With on-board computer and touchscreen interface, viscometer can be run without external PC. For higher throughput labs, single external PC can manage up to four CAV 4.2 instruments using VISCPRO software. Read More

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Digital Viscometer features continuous sensing design.

October 10, 2014

Available with multiple language choices, Model DV1 has 3 hot keys for quick access to spindle selection, test speed, and other functions. Operator can customize display, choosing which number appears larger on screen based on operational preferences. With optional Wingather SQ Software, user can collect, analyze, and record test data. Multiple tests can be compared graphically and user can export data files to Excel. Viscometer also includes USB output connection for Dymo Printer. Read More

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Lab Stand accelerates and facilitates viscosity measurements.

October 8, 2014

Model QB Quick Action Lab Stand features button actuation that makes viscometer glide up and down, allowing for accelerated positioning and sample change while also promoting laboratory efficiency. Suited for lab environments with multiple operators and those with frequent testing requirements, spring-loaded unit is supplied automatically for those who order DV3T/DV2T Extra Viscometer and is also available as option with DV1, DV-E, and Dial Reading Viscometers. Read More

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Digital Viscometer offers continuous sensing.

October 3, 2014

With display optimized for readability, DV1 offers multiple language choices. UI has 3 hot keys for direct access to spindle selection, test speed, and other functions, and lab stand maximizes amount of room available for sample placement. Direct access is provided to time measurement functions (time to torque, time to stop), and USB output connection is available for Dymo Printer. Wingather SQ Software and temperature measurement are available options. Read More

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Sample Conditioning System runs ASTM D2983 tests.

September 19, 2014

Incorporating Brookfield® DV2T digital viscometer, TESC Thermoelectric Sample Conditioner System automates entire conditioning and testing process, including preheating, room temperature stabilization, cooling of sample to test temperature, and testing final viscosity of conditioned sample. System uses integrated thermoelectric heating and cooling to control temperature from -40 to +90°C and provides temperature accuracy better than ±0.1°C. Read More

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Rhopoint Krebs Viscometer

June 4, 2014

The PAINTLAB+ Krebs Viscometer Instruments offers high accuracy viscosity measurement with advanced functionality. Based on the standard ASTM Krebs test method, the viscometer uses a rotating paddle at a fixed speed of 200rpm to directly measure the viscosity in Krebs units (KU), centipoise (cP) or grams (g). FEATURES • Real time high resolution graphing of test samples • Quick release... Read More

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New Partnership Between Malvern Instruments and RheoSense Brings m-VROCi to Industrial Markets

March 7, 2014

Malvern, UK: Malvern Instruments Ltd (Malvern, UK) has announced an exclusive global distribution agreement with RheoSense, Inc. (San Ramon, CA, USA) to promote, market, sell and support the VROC product range into industrial applications. The agreement enables Malvern to add the m-VROCi, microfluidic Viscometer/Rheometer On a Chip, to its existing portfolio of rotational and capillary... Read More

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Malvern Instruments' CTO will Discuss New Technology for Characterizing Protein Formulations at International BioAnalytical Congress

August 27, 2013

Malvern, UK: Dr E Neil Lewis, Chief Technology Officer at Malvern Instruments and Head of the company’s Bioscience Development Initiative, will speak at the International BioAnalytical Congress taking place in Berlin (Germany) on 11 and 12 September 2013. The theme of the conference is the future of bioanalytical development and Dr Lewis will discuss ‘Advances in the integrated measurements... Read More

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Analytical Instrument offers viscosity and molecular sizing.

August 7, 2013

Designed to help solve key analytical challenges at preformulation stage of pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical development, automated Viscosizer 200 delivers viscosity and molecular size data on UV-active samples, using volumes of less than 10 µL. Temperature-controlled instrument measures viscosity from 0.9–120 cP and hydrodynamic radius from 0.2–100 nm, in samples at concentrations from 0.1 to >300 mg/mL. Integrated carousel autosampler can be configured with up to 45 vial positions. Read More

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Viscometer can detect and measure intrinsic viscosity.

July 30, 2013

Suited for bio/pharma and polymer applications, m-VROC can detect and measure intrinsic viscosity. Measurement of intrinsic viscosity — used to determine molecular size, weight, structure, and interactions among proteins, polymers, or macromolecules — requires 20 µL and takes minutes. Applications that benefit from this measurement capability are those related to polymerization, degradation, interaction, and stability of molecules. Read More