K16200 Pensky-Martens Closed Cup Flash Testers can be used to determine flash points of a wide variety of products by a closed cup method with two option speed stirring of the sample. They are extensively used in shipping for detection of contamination by volatile and flammable materials in fuel oils and lubricating oils. Also, they are used for the characterization of hazardous waste samples.
K16200 Pensky-Martens Closed Cup Flash Testers are notable for their smooth operating cover mechanism which slides the shutter open and applies a test flame at the turn of a knob. A cover which includes a pilot flame, test flame reference bead, built-in stirrer and plated brass thermometer ferrule fits over the brass test cup.
The Gas heated Closed Cup Flash Testers feature a built-in nickel plated brass natural gas burner. Alternatively, they can be supplied with an artificial gas burner or liquid propane burner. Both models are mounted on a sturdy cast iron base.
Electrically heated Closed Cup Flash Testers are equipped with a 750W nickel-chromium heater with stepless variable control for accurate, repeatable temperature rate of rise settings per specifications. The heater unit is enclosed in a stainless steel housing with cooling vents. Electrically heated Closed Cup Flash Testers include a line cord receptacle and switch for accessory slow speed stirrer.
K16200 Pensky-Martens Closed Cup Flash Testers are now available from Particle Test . They conform to ASTM D93 and related specifications.