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Carbolite VMF Volatile Matter Furnace 1000°C

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Carbolite VMF Volatile Matter Furnace 1000°C

This Carbolite Gero VMF is an Ashing Burn-off, Coal and Coke Testing Furnace. It has a maximum temperature of 1000°C and reaches this in tests. The heating elements are vacuum formed slabs.

A simple switch turns the heater on along with a red light for the safety of the user. The temperature can be adjusted by a scroll wheel with 1000°C being the maximum at which it can be set.

The VMF model meets the test method of ISO 562; this test relates to testing the quality and contamination level in coal. By placing the sample in a crucible with a close fitting lid the volatile matter is given off before oxidisation.

ISO 562:2010 hard coal and coke – determination of volatile matter

  • Fast heating open spiral elements supported in low thermal mass insulation to ensure the rapid heating required by the standard
  • Calibration ports are provided to allow insertion of unsheathed probe thermocouples from the back of the chamber
  • Suits crucible measuring 21 mm id / 25 mm od x 38 mm high and close fitting lid

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Additional information

Weight35 kg
Dimensions48 × 50 × 61 cm






This item has been powered on, tested by an engineer and is in working condition.

Chamber Size (HxWxD)

10cm x 21cm x 26cm