Xplore MC5 Twin Screw Micro-Compounder

Used Xplore MC5 Twin Screw Micro-Compounder for sale. SSLLC offers a wide selection of Extruder / Spheronizers for your Processing needs.

Manufacturer: Xplore

Model: MC5

Product Code: 288082

Serial: 503-20

Year: 1993

Tags: Processing Equipment, Extruder / Spheronizers

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Test new formulations or materials with minute amounts of costly synthesized materials and additives. This micro compounder has a base capacity of 5 ml.

Conical twin screw micro-compounder extruder
Siemens controls
2 - 5ml batch sizes
Vertical orientation
Jacked feed section and barrel
Abrasion resistant barrel (hardness 64 HRC), coating hardness 2000 Vickers
Barrel and screws chemically resistant between pH 0 - 14
Batch volume: 5 ml (Vari-Batch 2 or 5 ml)
Vertical barrel, position (fluid-tight)
Heated by 8 thermo cartridges and controlled by 7 thermo couples (temperature gradient possible)
Temperature control: in the melt and 2x3 barrel heating zones
Detachable conical screws, fully intermeshing (Hardness 54 HRC), coating hardness: 1000 Vickers
Maximum operating temperature: 450 C
Fast and easy to clean with dedicated cleaning cycle
Heating time (from 20 to 240 C): 10 min
Cooling time (from 240 to 80 C): with cooling water in less than 10 min, with air in less than 35 min
Acquisition of rheological data (screw torque in melt, melt viscosity, shear rate and shear stress)
Maximum vertical force: 5 kN
Pressure 200 bar
Screw speed: continuously variable 1 - 400 RPM
Front hopper volume: 5 ml, optional water cooled top hopper
Supply voltage: 208 - 240 V AC, others on request
Main drive: DC controlled, 550 Watt
Computer control via: USB port
Maximum torque: 6 Nm per screw
Overall dimensions (h x b x d): 83 x 70 x 40 cm
Weight: 95 kg
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