Test & Measuring Instruments

SDT 650 Scanning Calorimeter comes with horizontal dual-beam thermal balance.

Mar 10, 2017

Combining Modulated DSC®, Modulated TGA™ and Hi-Res™ TGA advanced techniques, SDT 650 Differential Scanning Calorimeter can perform simultaneous TGA/TGA measurement. Designed with app-style touch screen and TRIOS software, unit comes with optional 30-position linear autosampler. Having temperature range of up to 1500°C, SDT 650 features dual sample mode for measurement in two samples,... Read More

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Differential Scanning Calorimeters offer single-run functionality.

Mar 10, 2016

Leveraging sensing technologies optimize baseline flatness, sensitivity, resolution, and reproducibility, Discovery DSC2500/DSC250/DSC25 measure change in energy in sample as temperature is raised or lowered. Automated calibration and verification routines improve laboratory workflow and productivity, and operation is maximized via included TA Fusion Cell™ and Tzero® technology. App-style... Read More

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Direct Real-Time Measurement of Lower Heating Value (LHV)

Nov 02, 2015

A worldwide manufacturer of fuel additives that improve the refining process and boost the performance of gasoline and other fuels, needed to have a direct, real-time measurement of the lower heating value (LHV) with either a Gas Chromatograph (GC) or a calorimeter and have the data available for the EPA audit.  They no longer would accept a calculated BTU value.  The customer desired a... Read More

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Shimadzu Scientific Instruments Announces Product Launches, Presentations and Poster Sessions for Pittcon 2014

Jan 29, 2014

COLUMBIA, Md. — Shimadzu Scientific Instruments (SSI) will showcase several new products, host poster sessions, and present on UHPLC, GC/MS/MS and protein quantitation at the Pittcon 2014 conference and exhibition, March 2-6, at McCormick Place (Booth 1942) in Chicago. "Each year, Pittcon provides Shimadzu with an opportunity to showcase its state-of-the-art laboratory equipment to an... Read More

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DSC Instrument is optimized for polymer field.

Nov 18, 2013

Intended for Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC), DSC 214 Polyma features Arena furnace, with heating and cooling rates up to 500 K/min; diffusion-bonded Corona sensor; and Concavus pan. Measuring software minimizes time/effort required to start experiments via wizards, predefined methods, and AutoCalibration, and thermal effects in measuring curve can be determined automatically with one... Read More

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Heat Flow Calorimeter streamlines and accelerates optimization.

Jun 28, 2013

OptiMax HFCal reaction calorimeter facilitates characterization of process safety parameters – heat transfer, specific heat of reaction mass, isothermal and non-isothermal heat flow, enthalpy, and thermal conversion rates – at all reaction stages. Electrical heating and Peltier cooling systems control temperature control from -40 to 180°C without cryostat and ice-bath maintenance,... Read More

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Differential Scanning Calorimeter delivers high sensitivity.

May 01, 2013

Targeting needs of food, polymer, and pharmaceutical industries, DSC-60Plus Series features, as standard, liquid-nitrogen cooling chamber that achieves cooling rate of 10°C/min at -100°C. These thermal analyzers, intended for materials characterization, feature detector and furnace construction that achieves stable baseline across measured temperature range of -140 to +600°C.... Read More

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Large-Volume Calorimeter aids electric vehicle assessment.

May 17, 2011

Vehicle Technologies Program at Department of Energy (DoE) supported NREL's development and fabrication of Large-Volume Battery Calorimeter (LVBC) for advancing battery technologies of electric vehicles. LVBC measures heat generated by batteries for electric-drive vehicles, analyzes temperature's effects on systems, and helps pinpoint ways to manage battery temperatures for optimal performance... Read More

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PerkinElmer Expands Biofuels Solutions Portfolio to Support Increasing Demands for Diversified Energy

May 28, 2009

Nine New Analytical Platforms Available for Biodiesel and Bioethanol Laboratories Waltham, MA - PerkinElmer, Inc., a global leader focused on the health and safety of people and the environment, today announced a major expansion of its EcoAnalytix(TM) biofuels analytical solutions portfolio. The Company has expanded its biodiesel and bioethanol portfolio to include nine analyzers and systems,... Read More

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PerkinElmer Introduces High Performance Product Line Designed to Accelerate the Development of New Materials

Mar 11, 2009

New Differential Scanning Calorimeters Feature Proprietary Design Capable of Accurately Simulating Material Processing Conditions Chicago - PerkinElmer, Inc., a global leader focused on the health and safety of people and the environment, today introduced a new line of high performance differential scanning calorimeters (DSC) designed to improve accuracy, sensitivity and performance in thermal... Read More

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NIST develops method to test fireproofing material.

Oct 06, 2008

To obtain thermal conductivity information at elevated temperatures, NIST's Dale Bentz and colleagues developed slug calorimeter. Technique uses thin square slab of steel sandwiched between slabs of fireproofing material. Guard insulation surrounds sides of sample, and 3 temperature probes are inserted into slug to measure heat flowing to steel. Combining this data with known heat capacities and... Read More

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Differential Scanning Calorimeter reduces analysis time.

Sep 11, 2007

Suited for measurement of weak effects, DSC 1 Differential Scanning Calorimeter enables users to detect unknown transitions. It separates close-lying effects at high heating rates. When touch-free SmartSens infrared sensors are activated, users can open and close furnace without touching any part of instrument. Read More

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Reaction Calorimeter enables online heat data measurement.

Jul 19, 2007

Offering at-a-glance characterization, RTCal(TM) provides process R&D chemists and engineers with tool that can be used alone or together with heat flow method to provide additional data. Measurement is based on built-in heat flux sensor and independent of properties or behavior of reaction mass. While unit does not require any calibration, it lets user make adjustments to actual chemistry and... Read More

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Calorimeter ensures batch-to-batch curing consistency.

Dec 09, 2005

Featuring nominal sensitivity of 3.0 µV/BTU/ft²-hr, TFC-9000(TM) Thin Film Calorimeter quantitatively measures curability of inks, coatings, and adhesives. Pushbutton-initiated process measures exothermic heat reaction from polymerizing sample and analyzes incoming data. Test measures shelf life of stored inks and evaluates older inks to determine if they still perform to requirements. Upon... Read More

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Thin-Film Calorimeter tests inks, coatings, and adhesives.

Jun 24, 2004

Model TFC-9000(TM) uses sensor to measure exothermic heat reaction from polymerizing sample. After 10-20 sec sample analysis, unit displays time to reach peak temperature, peak temperature in BTUs, slope of temperature rise, and total energy emitted by curing reaction in BTUs. Model TFC-9000 works as stand-alone measurement system or can be connected to computer through serial port. Captured data... Read More

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Material Analyzer measures heat flow.

Apr 25, 2002

SDT 0600 materials characterization analyzer simultaneously provides heat flow measurement from ambient temperature to 1,500 deg C and weight change. It has dual balance mechanism, bifiliar found furnace, and horizontal purge gas system with mass flow control and gas switching capability. Platinum/platinum-rhodium thermocouple embedded in each beam ensures accurate and precise transition and... Read More