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Methylene Blue Clay Tester VMB

Methylene Blue Clay Tester VMB


  • 1.1 General information

    It comprises strong metal base with titration stand in which burette is fixed and motor driven magnetic stirrer, methylene blue powder, conical flask and glass rod. A filter paper and 0.5N sulphuric acid is required for this test.

  • 1.2 General Usage

    To determine the total active clay content in foundry sand by utilizing the adsorption and Base Exchange properties which clay possess from methylene blue dye.

  • 1.3 Product Data

    Product Name:

    Methylene Blue Clay Tester

    Product Code:


    Order Reference Code:


    Electrical Supply Required:

    230v 50Hz A.C. (Default)

    110v 60 Hz A.C (Optional)

    Single Phase, Stabilized with Over/ Under Voltage cut-off.

    Electrical Plug:

    M type : 6 Amp Plug

    Typical Maximum Current:

    1.6 A at 230V

    Compressed air Supply:

    Not Required


    Not Applicable


    290x275x1120mm (WXBXH)

    Packing Dimensions:

    400 mmx 400mm x 685 mm (WXBXH) Typical

    Net Weight:

    Approximately 15 kg

    Gross Weight:

    Approximately 20 kg


    Factory Default

    Measuring Range:

    Not Applicable

    Traceable to:

    Manufacturers Standards

    Least Count:

    Not Applicable

    Specimen Requirements:

    Not Required

    Operating Temperature:

    0-50 degrees Celsius

    Testing Standards:

    Not Applicable

    Calibration Frequency:

    750 nos. of Testing Cycles or Once in Year

  • 2.1 Scope of supply

    • Methylene Blue Clay Tester.
    • Methylene Blue Bottle (25 Grams)
    • Filter Paper (10 Nos.)
    • Working Condition certificate.
    • Instruction manual.
  • 3.1 Recommended pre-requisite equipment

    1. Sand Splitter

    2. Hot Plate

  • 4.1 Recommended Calibration kits


  • 4.2 Recommended attachments

    • NA
  • 4.3 Alternative equipment

    • Auto Active Clay Tester VMBD
  • 5.1 Consumables

    • Methylene Blue Bottle (Part # V4000186)
    • Filter Paper (Part # V4000167)
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