Automated Softening Point Tester


asp-6 Automated Softening Point Tester

asp-6 automates softening point test of bitumen and other materials by utilizing photo-electric device with a wide light beam, which assures reliable detection.

Stirring function has been newly applied and a test can be done with one of the four test modes; Water, Glycerin, Water+Stirring, Glycerin+Stirring.

200 test results can be stored in the data memory.

Generation of harmful vapor from overheated glycerin is prevented by the safety shutdown.


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Test Methods ASTM D36, ASTM E28, ASTM D6493, EN 1427, IP 58, JIS K 2207, JIS K 2425
Type ring and ball, 2 tests
Range ambient to 200°C (392°F)
Display 5.7 inch color LCD with back light
Temperature sensor PT-100 in stainless steel sheath
Detection by a photo transmitter / receiver
Size (W x D x H) 230 × 470 × 440 mm
Weight 15kg
Power Consumption AC 100 to 120 V 1,500 VA (max) 50 / 60Hz
AC 220 to 240 V 1,300 VA (max) 50 / 60Hz