Melt Indexers


LMI 4000 Melt Indexers

High-quality low-cost equipment to test melt index or melt flow of prime or regrind polymers.

  • ASTM D1238, D7059, and D3364
  • IS0 1133 and other international standards
  • Quick and easy to use
  • Advanced microprocessor design
  • One weight, operating and cleaning tools included
  • Self Diagnostics capability
  • Free day training with purchase


Melt Indexer Models

MODEL #

DESCRIPTION

D4001

Method A only with 5 program memory.

D4002

Method A and B with 20 program memory and mini printer output.

D4003

Method A and B with 60 program memory and mini printer output and IV correlation.

D4004

Method A and B with 60 program memory, standard printer output, serial output for bidirectional PC communications, IV correlation and MIWorks for Windows™ software.


Melt Indexer Options

OPTION #

DESCRIPTION

D4056

Pneumatic weight raise and lowering system.

D4156

Electric weight raise and lowering system

D4059

Digital encoder (not available on model D4001)

D4057

Alloy barrel and piston tip for testing corrosive materials

4050P

Mini printer for model D4002

D4058

Mini lift system

D4160

Automatic cutoff option

8052-97K

Barrel bore power cleaning kit

0051-83

High flow plug




Melt Indexer Specifications

Standards

Meets or excceeds ASTM D1238, D3364, ISO 1133, BS2782, DIN 53735, JIS K7210

Operating temperature

Ambient to 425° C

Temperature Control

+/- 0.1° C

Temperature sensor

4-wire RTD

Digital encoder displacement accuracy

+/- 0.25 mm over 25.4 mm

Weights

stainless steel +/- 0.5%

Display

4 line by 20 character vacuum fluorescent

Keypad

Membrane type

Parallel Port

Epson/IBM compatible

Serial Port

RS232

Overall dimensions

300 mm W x 350 mm D x 570 mm H

Net weight

15 Kg

Shipping weight

21 Kg

Electrical

120/230 VAC, 50/60 Hz +/- 10%

Power consumption

400 W max, 60 W typical at setpoint