PCE Instruments

Viscometer / Viscosity Meter

Order no.: BDG 130

Ensure accurate, repeatable viscosity measurements with this flow cup viscometer test stand for use with PCE-125, PCE-127 and PCE-128 series flow cup viscometers. A must-have tool when conducting Ford, ISO or ASTM viscosity tests, this handy viscosity flow cup test stand:


- Affords hands-free viscosity measurement
- Allows for quick and easy height adjustment
- Features a built-in level for added convenience

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-125

The PCE-125 series Ford Flow Cup Viscometer uses gravity to measure the flow rate of a liquid. Under ideal conditions, flow rate is proportional to kinematic viscosity. Thus, a Ford cup is used to determine the kinematic viscosity of fluids. The structure of the Flow Cup Viscometer is standardized according to ASTM D1200 (Ford). This Flow Cup Viscometer series features:
- Orifice diameters (Ø inside) of 2.5 mm, 3.4 mm, 4.1 mm, or 5.2 mm / 0.10 in, 0.13 in, 0.16 in, or 0.20 in
- Viscosity ranges of 25 ... 120, 49 ... 220, 70 ... 370 or 215 ... 1,413 cSt / mm²/s
- Flow times of 40 ... 100, 25 ... 105 or 20 ... 105 seconds (s)

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-127

The PCE-127 DIN flow cup viscometer or DIN immersion viscosity flow cup series uses gravity to measure the flow rate of a liquid. Under ideal conditions, flow rate is proportional to kinematic viscosity. Thus, a DIN flow cup is used to determine the kinematic viscosity of fluids. The structure of a DIN flow cup is standardized according to DIN 53211. Designed for use with Newtonian and near-Newtonian liquids, this viscosity cup series features:


- Orifice diameter (Ø) of 4 mm
- Viscosity range of 96.2 ... 680 mPa.s / cP
- Flow time of 25 ... 150 seconds

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-128

The PCE-128 ISO / ASTM viscometer or ISO / ASTM Flow Cup Viscometer uses gravity to measure the flow rate of a liquid. Under ideal conditions, flow rate is proportional to kinematic viscosity. Thus, an ISO / ASTM cup is used to determine the kinematic viscosity of fluids. The structure of an ISO / ASTM Flow Cup Viscometer is standardized according to BS EN ISO 2431 / ASTM D5125. Designed for use with Newtonian and near-Newtonian liquids, this Flow Cup Viscometer series features:
- Orifice diameters (Ø) of 3 mm, 4 mm, 5 mm, 6 mm, or 8 mm / 0.12 in, 0.16 in, 0.20 in, 0.24 in, or 0.31 in
- Viscosity ranges of 7 ... 42, 34 ... 135, 91 ... 326, 188 ... 684 or 600 ... 2,000 cSt / mm²/s
- Flow times of 25 ... 150 or 30 ... 100 seconds (s)

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-RVI 1

PCE-RVI 1 is an analogue viscometer or dial reading viscometer used in industrial and research applications to measure the viscosity of fluids such as paints, lacquers, inks, pastes, adhesives, plastics, greases and liquid food products. Under identical conditions, test results from an analogue viscometer are as accurate and reproducible as results from a digital viscometer. Thus, the PCE-RVI 1 analogue viscometer offers an affordable solution for viscosity measurement during product and material testing, development, production and quality control.


- Rotational speed: 6, 12, 30, and 60 rpm
- Viscosity range: 10 ... 100,000 mPa.s / cP
- Accuracy: ±5 % full scale (FS) in Newtonian fluids

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-RVI 6

PCE-RVI 6 is a Krebs viscometer or Stormer viscometer used in industrial and research applications to measure Krebs Unit viscosity according to the ASTM D562, ASTM D1131 and ASTM D856 standards. Featuring an integrated temperature sensor to help ensure accurate test results, this Krebs Stormer viscometer displays measurements in Krebs Units (KU), grams (g) and centipoise (cP).


- Rotational speed: 200 rpm
- Viscosity range: 40.2 ... 141.0 KU / 32 ... 1,099 g / 27 ... 5,250 cP (mPa.s)
- Accuracy: ±1.5 % full scale (FS)

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-RVI 3 VP20

PCE-RVI 3 VP20 is a portable rotational viscometer used in industrial and research applications to measure viscosity according to the Brookfield method. Featuring an ergonomic design and up to 30 hours of battery life during continuous operation, this handheld viscometer is delivered with spindles R2, R3, R4, R5, R6 and R7 and displays measurements in millipascal-second (mPa.s).


- Rotational speed: 20 rpm
- Viscosity range: 200  ... 200,000 mPa.s / cP
- Accuracy: ±2 % reading (RD)

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-RVI 3 VP60

PCE-RVI 3 VP60 is a portable rotational viscometer used in industrial and research applications to measure viscosity according to the Brookfield method. Featuring an ergonomic design and up to 30 hours of battery life during continuous operation, this handheld viscometer is delivered with spindles R2, R3, R4, R5, R6 and R7 and displays measurements in millipascal-second (mPa.s).


- Rotational speed: 60 rpm
- Viscosity range: 66  ... 66,600 mPa.s / cP
- Accuracy: ±2 % reading (RD)

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-RVI 4 VP 20

PCE-RVI 4 VP20 is a rotational viscometer used in industrial and research applications to measure viscosity according to the Brookfield method. Featuring a simple, lightweight construction for ease of portability, this digital viscometer can be used in the laboratory or in the field. This viscometer is delivered with spindles R2, R3, R4, R5, R6 and R7 and displays measurements in millipascal-second (mPa.s).


- Rotational speed: 20 rpm
- Viscosity range: 200 ... 200,000 mPa.s / cP
- Accuracy: ±2% full scale (FS)

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-RVI 4 VP 60

PCE-RVI 4 VP60 is a rotational viscometer used in industrial and research applications to measure viscosity according to the Brookfield method. Featuring a simple, lightweight construction for ease of portability, this digital viscometer can be used in the laboratory or in the field. This viscometer is delivered with spindles R2, R3, R4, R5, R6 and R7 and displays measurements in millipascal-second (mPa.s).


- Rotational speed: 60 rpm
- Viscosity range: 66 ... 66,600 mPa.s / cP
- Accuracy: ±2% full scale (FS)

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-RVI 7

PCE-RVI 7 is a rotational viscometer used in industrial and research applications to measure viscosity according to the Brookfield method. Featuring 3 different viscosity measuring ranges, this viscometer is delivered with spindles R1, R2 and R3 and displays measurements in millipascal-second (mPa.s) and decipascal-second (dPa.s).


- Rotational speed: 62.5 rpm
- Viscosity range*: R3 = 30 ... 13,000 mPa.s / 0.3 ... 13 dPa.s; R1 = 300 ... 15,000
  mPa.s / 3 ... 150 dPa.s; R2 = 10,000 - 400,000 ... mPa.s / 100 ... 4000 dPa.s
- Accuracy: ±2 % full scale (FS)

* millipascal-second (mPa.s) = centipoise (cP)

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-RVI 5

PCE-RVI 5 is a Krebs viscometer or Stormer viscometer used in industrial and research applications to measure Krebs Unit viscosity according to the ASTM D562, ASTM D1131 and ASTM D856 standards. Featuring a unique automatic test mode for reliable, consistently repeatable and reproducible test results, this Krebs Stormer viscometer displays measurements in Krebs Units (KU), grams (g) and centipoise (cP). Used in the testing, development, manufacture and quality control of paints, coatings, lacquers, varnishes, adhesives, pastes, and liquid inks.


- Rotational speed: 200 rpm
- Viscosity range: 40.2 ... 141.0 KU / 32 ... 1,099 g / 27 ... 5,274 cP (mPa.s)
- Accuracy: ±1 % full scale (FS)

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: PCE-RVI 2 V1L

PCE-RVI 2 V1L is a rotational viscometer used in industrial and research applications to measure viscosity according to BS, ISO and ASTM standards. Featuring a plug-and-play sensor for temperature control to help ensure accurate test results, this digital viscometer is delivered with spindles L1, L2, L3 and L4 and displays measurements in millipascal-second (mPa.s) or centipoise (cP), depending on the rotational speed and the type of spindle used.


- Rotational speed: 0.3, 0.5, 0.6, 1, 1.5, 2, 2.5, 3, 4, 5, 6, 10, 12, 20, 30, 50, 60,
  100, 200 rpm

- Viscosity range: 3  ... 2,000,000 mPa.s / cP
- Accuracy: ±1 % full scale (FS)

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: PCE-RVI 2 V1R

PCE-RVI 2 V1R is a rotational viscometer used in industrial and research applications to measure viscosity according to BS, ISO and ASTM standards. Featuring a plug-and-play sensor for temperature control to help ensure accurate test results, this digital viscometer is delivered with spindles R2, R3, R4, R5, R6 and R7 and displays measurements in millipascal-second (mPa.s) or centipoise (cP), depending on the rotational speed and the type of spindle used.


- Rotational speed: 0.3, 0.5, 0.6, 1, 1.5, 2, 2.5, 3, 4, 5, 6, 10, 12, 20, 30, 50, 60,
  100, 200 rpm

- Viscosity range: 20  ... 13,000,000 mPa.s / cP
- Accuracy: ±1 % full scale (FS)

 

Manufacturer: PCE Instruments
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Order no.: ZXCON

ZXCON is a consistometer / viscometer used to measure flow rate, viscosity or consistency by Bostwick method. Designed for conducting quick and accurate Bostwick tests of liquids and pastes for compliance with MIL-R-81294D and ASTM F1080-93, this consistometer features:


- Scale length of 240 mm
- 75 ml sample size acceptance
- Built-in level and leveling feet
- Engraved 0.5 cm graduations
- Durable, stainless steel construction
- Spring-loaded gate that prevents premature flow

 

Manufacturer: ENDECOTTS LIMITED
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: ZXCON Extended

ZXCON extended is an extra-long consistometer / viscometer used to measure flow rate, viscosity or consistency by Bostwick method. Designed for conducting quick and accurate Bostwick tests of thinner liquids and pastes for compliance with MIL-R-81294D and ASTM F1080-93, this consistometer features:


- Extended scale length of 354 mm
- 75 ml sample size acceptance
- Built-in level and leveling feet
- Engraved 0.5 cm graduations
- Durable, stainless steel construction
- Spring-loaded gate that prevents premature flow

 

Manufacturer: ENDECOTTS LIMITED
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: VT-06

The Rion VT-06 is designed for quality control applications in the manufacturing process of industrial products such as petrochemicals, paint, and adhesives, as well as foodstuffs. Viscosity measurements covering a wide range are possible, such as gear oil used in construction machinery. Featuring display value hold, switchable backlight and automatic power-off functionality, this handheld viscometer is delivered with spindles R1, R2 and R3 and displays measurements in decipascal-second (dPa.s).


- Rotational speed: 62.5 rpm
- Viscosity range: 0.3  ... 4,000 dPa.s or 30 ... 400,000 cP ( 1 dPa·s = 100 cP )
- Accuracy: ±10% ±1 digit of indicated value
- Requires only 150 ml for measurement

Manufacturer: RION CO., LTD. tokio-japan
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: 600000

600000 "Black One" is a rotational viscometer used in industrial and research applications to measure viscosity according to ASTM and ISO standards. Offering a time setting for measuring the time-dependent viscosity of thixotropic fluids, this digital viscometer is delivered with spindles R2, R3, R4, R5, R6 and R7 and displays measurements in pascal-second (Pa.s).


- Rotational speed: 0.3, 0.5, 0.6, 1, 1.5, 2, 2.5, 3, 4, 5, 6, 10, 12, 20, 30, 40, 50, 60,
  100, 200, 250 rpm

- Viscosity range: 20 ... 156,000,000 mPa.s / cP
- Accuracy: ±1 % full scale (FS)

 

Manufacturer: LAMYRHEOLOGY
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: B-One Plus

B-One Touch is a rotational viscometer or rheometer used in industrial and research applications to measure the viscosity of non-Newtonian liquids or thixotropic fluids. Featuring a torque range from 0.05 to 13 mNm, this digital viscometer is delivered with either L1-L4 or R2-R7 spindles and displays measurements in millipascal-second (mPa.s) or centipoise (cP).


- Rotational speed: Freely adjustable from 0.3 ... 250 rpm
- Viscosity range: 15 ... 2,000,000 mPa.s / cP (L1-L4) or 100 ... 240,000,000 mPa.s / cP (R2-R7)
- Accuracy: ±1 % full scale (FS)
- Ideal for pseudoplastic or non-Newtonian liquids

Manufacturer: LAMYRHEOLOGY
Test Instruments manufacturer
Order no.: Viscolite d21

Viscolite d21 is a portable resonant or vibrational viscometer used in industrial and research applications to measure viscosity in samples 100 ml (100 cc) / 3.39 oz and up. Featuring a built-in thermometer with automatic temperature compensation and a nearly maintenance-free design with no openly rotating parts, this handheld viscometer is delivered with one stainless steel measuring probe and displays measurements in centipoise (cP). The energy loss measurement during vibration yields very high accuracy in very small vessels.


- Uses resonant frequency vibration to measure fluid viscosity
- Viscosity range: 0 ... 10,000 cP (mPa.S)
- Repeatability: Better than 1 % 

 

Manufacturer: Hydramotion
Test Instruments manufacturer