Elemental analysis

SciMed provides analysis for routine applications where a high level of performance is required. Ultra simple to use, robust and able to operate in harsher production environments. Specifically designed for routine quality control applications.

PlasmaQuant PQMS ICP-MS from Analytik Jena

The PlasmaQuant MS range of instruments from Analytik Jena provides unparalleled sensitivity and speed, but with the lowest running costs of any ICP-MS instrument. With their flexibility and added features, the PlasmaQuant MS range is perfect for meeting both routine and complex analytical challenges with user-friendly software and simple maintenance. In the sections below we highlight some key features and applications of the PlasmaQuant MS range, demonstrating why they are the currently the preferred choice for ICP-MS in research, commercial, and industrial laboratories.  Further information is also available on the Analytik Jena website or contact SciMed today! Key features of the PlasmaQuant MS…

RIGAKU NEX-QC and NEX-QC+

The NEX-QC is designed as a small compact entry level EDXRF spectrometer, yet providing superior performance. Description NEX-QC NEX QC+ Description The NEX-QC product range is designed as a small compact and robust EDXRF spectrometer, yet providing superior performance. It has been designed to be ultra simple to use, robust and able to operate in harsher production environments. Specifically designed for routine quality control applications, the new Rigaku NEX QC features an intuitive “icon-driven” touch screen interface for easy operation and a built-in printer for convenience. Summary of Specification • Elemental range: Al-U • Sample types: powders, oils, liquids, thin…

Rigaku NEX QC + QUANT EZ

The NEX-QC + Quant EZ is a fine addition to the QC range of compact benchtop ED-XRF from RIGAKU. Whilst using the same hardware platform as the NEX-QC+ model, the touch screen interface has been replaced by a Windows based interface. Just as the other NEX-QC’s , then NEX-QC+ Quant EZ is designed to be ultra simple to use, robust and able to operate in harsher production environments than the average ED-XRF. Futhermore, with Windows platform, the user will have access to much more powerful features using the well established SQZ Standardless software from RIGAKU. This software enables accurate screening…

Rigaku NEX-DE

High Performance ED-XRF with 60KV tube and Super Fast Detector. Outstanding speed of analysis and lowest detection limits for heavy elements such as Cadmium. Optional small or variable spot analysis with the NEX-DE VS configuration NEX-DE NEX-DE VS NEX-DE The NEX-DE is a ground breaking high performance benchtop ED-XRF. The the most rapid analysis times and unrivalled counting statistics. Add the 60KV tube for unrivalled excitation of toxic metals such as Cadmium, the NEX-DE is creating new oportunities for the use of XRF spectroscopy. XRF with 60kV X-ray tube and SDD detector The 60kV X-ray tube and Peltier cooled FAST…

RIGAKU NEX-CG II

Description Why Polarised optics? Application Description Second-generation Polarised Optics EDXRF from Rigaku. This New Generation instrument performs Quantitative and Qualitative Elemental Analysis What are the main features of the Rigaku NEX CGII? NEX CG II, performs elemental analysis of major, minor and trace elements from light elements – Na to heavy U. Measurements can be made of metals, glass and other solid matrices, powders of soils, geological matrices, polymers, pharmaceuticals and other powders, liquids, pastes, waste materials, thin films and coatings and any material that can be presented to the instrument in pre-defined cups or discs or any free form…

XSort Hand Held XRF

The xSORT family of handheld ED-XRF spectrometers delivers elemental testing and chemical analysis of a wide range of materials in various conditions. These energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence devices are known for their ruggedness and reliability on the job.               They provide metals or nonmetals identification in seconds, with innovative technologies and designs that provide repeatable, and reliable results. Simple, user-friendly displays and efficient ergonomics make these instruments extremely easy to use. Available in different con figurations and at a range of affordable prices, the xSORT spectrometers are leaders in their class for a broad…

RIGAKU PRIMUS IVi WDXRF

  Primus IVi – Tube below 4kW WDXRF system optimised for Liquids and Powders. The new spectrometer features a number of improvements from previous systems. The ZSX Primus IVi design offers the smallest footprint available in its class. The efficiency of the new drive sequence decreases time between multiple high-speed precision measurements. The redesigned control systems optimize a series of movement sequences, also resulting in shortened measurement times. The ZSX Primus IVi system includes a patented vacuum partition system for analysing liquids. Because the spectroscopic chamber is separated from the sample chamber when changing helium gas, the conversion from vacuum…

RIGAKU PRIMUS IV WDXRF

Overview Key Application Overview The PRIMUS IV is the latest generation of Optics Above Sample high powered WD-XRF from RIGAKU and superceeded the PRIMUS II As a tube-above sequential wavelength dispersive X-ray fluorescence spectrometer, the new Rigaku ZSX Primus IV offers fast quantitative determination of major, minor and trace elements from beryllium (Be) through uranium (U), in a wide variety of sample types — with minimal standards. KEY Features • Analysis of elements from Be to U • ZSX Guidance expert system software • Digital multi-channel analyzer (D-MCA) • EZ Analysis interface for routine measurements • Tube above optics minimizes…

RIGAKU SUPERMINI 200

Overview Key Application Overview NEW benchtop wavelength dispersive XRF spectrometer. The RIGAKU SUPERMINI200 is the second generation product in RIGAKU’s unique range of benchtop WDXRF. Its 200W air cooled tube combined with its benchtop size, make it a unique and powerfull tool for most analytical laboratories. Simple The first benchtop WDXRF first released by Rigaku in 2001 represented a paradigm shift in the industry, providing many of the benefits of the larger WDXRF machines at a greatly reduced cost, with simplified installation. The Supermini200 only requires a standard 13A power supply, P-10 gas for its detector and optional He purge…

RIGAKU MICROZ-ULS

Description Specification Description MicroZ-ULS The MicroZ-ULS is Designed for the analysis of ULSD (ultra-low level sulfur analysis diesel), petrol (gasoline) and other fuels. This Rigaku product is a wavelength dispersive X-ray fluorescence (WDXRF) spectrometer that features a novel design that measures both the sulfur peak and the back-ground intensity. The ability to measure and correct for changes in background intensity delivers a better net peak intensity measurement, resulting in superior calibrations and enhanced real world precision. Most important, it DOES NOT require any Helium purge. The Rigaku Micro-Z ULS complies with ASTM 2622-10, ISO 20884 and JIS K2541-7 methods. Features…

NEX-LS Online coatings XRF Analyser

Description Key Features Description NEX OL General Purpose Online XRF Analyser  Rigaku NEX LS is specifically designed to service web and coil applications, with the ability to perform multi-element composition, coat weight or coating thickness. The measuring head is mounted on a rigid beam and is equipped with a linear traversing mechanism positioned over a roller so that the head-to-surface distance is constant. Where needed, elemental composition of a coating is measured directly. Ideally suited for Silicon coating on paper and food packaging. Contact us now > Or call us now on 0161 442 9963 to speak to a Product…

NEX-OL Online XRF Analyser

Description Key Features Description NEX OL General Purpose Online XRF Analyser The RIGAKU NEX-OL features 3rd generation advanced energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence (EDXRF) technology. This process elemental analyser optimised for liquid stream and fixed position web or coil applications. The NEX-OL is designed to operate in any environment from heavy industrial through to food grade process gauging solutions. Crude oil can be analysed on line. The NEX-OL can be configured for use in both ATEX classified and non-classified areas. Contact us now > Or call us now on 0161 442 9963 to speak to a Product Specialist. You can also…

RIGAKU SIMULTIX 15 SIMULTANEOUS WDXRF

Overview The Rigaku SimultiX 15 simultaneous wavelength dispersive X-ray fluorescence (WDXRF) spectrometer system has been widely used as an elemental analytical tool for process control in industries that require high throughput and precision, such as Fe Ore, Fe/Co/Ni alloys and cement. Nearly 1,000 SimultiX systems have been delivered to customers around the world. Along with technological progress over these years, customer requirements have advanced and diversified as well. SimultiX 15 was developed to meet these changing needs. It offers significantly improved performance, functions, and usability. The compact and intelligent SimultiX 15 is a powerful analytical tool that demonstrates superior performance…

NEX-XT Online Sulphur Analysis

Description Specification Description RIGAKU Online Sulfur Analysis: Advanced X-ray Transmission (XRT) Sulfur Gauge—for Crude Oil, Marine Bunker Fuel and Blending Operations Rigaku’s NEX XT is the next generation process gauge for high-level sulfur measurement (0.02% to 6% S) of crude, bunker fuel, fuel oils, and other highly viscous hydrocarbons. On-Line Sulfur Gauge This versatile, compact and robust X-ray Transmission (XRT) process gauge is specifically optimized for the sulfur analysis needs of refineries, pipelines, blending operations, bunkering terminals and other storage facilities. Applications for the NEX XT include bunker fuel blending to meet MARPOL Annex VI sulfur restrictions, interface detection of…

EA5100 Micro-analyser for C/N/S/Cl

A single analyser for liquid, gaseous, solid and LPG samples The new multi EA® 5100 provides an all-round solution for the determination of carbon, nitrogen, sulphur and chlorine, but this is only a small part of what it can do. TOC, EOX or AOX/TOX analyses are further areas easily covered and its supremely flexibility means it can handle solids, liquids, pastes and gases. The new EA 5100 has a whole host of new improvements over the very successful and popular EA 5000. Here are some of the new developments Unique double furnace technology is now standard to ensure optimum results…

Nanohunter II

Description Features Description NanoHunter II: NEW Benchtop total reflection X-ray Fluorescence (TXRF) spectrometer The new NanoHunter II. The Rigaku NANOHUNTER II benchtop total reflection X-ray fluorescence (TXRF) spectrometer was specifically designed to offer comprehensive trace element and materials characterization analysis capabilities to a broader range of research disciplines, and in more diverse analytical settings, than was possible with previous technology. Whether for geologists, chemists, biochemists, biologists, materials scientists and engineers, non-destructive trace element analysis is attainable, with minimal to no sample preparation, for applications that span from metallo-protein research to environmental assessment and semiconductor wafer metrology. With its new high…

Multi X2500 AOX -TOX Analyser

The Multi X 2500 analyser is the highest performing AOX analyser available and can be extended to EOX, POX, TOX, TX, TC, TIC and TOC applications.   Find out all you need to know about the principles of AOX analysis by visiting our dedicated page (CLICK HERE)   There are a number of AOX/TOX regulations in force, for example, DIN ISO 9652, EPA 1650 for AOX in water and wastewater, and EPA 9020B for TOX in wastewater. Whatever your sample, whatever your halogen – we can analyse it. The complete solution for environmental monitoring The determination of organic halogens which…

410 BlueNotes Software

410 BlueNotesis a software package designed for data collection, storage, manipulation and report generation. It can also improve throughput, enhance precision and extend the utility of the Model 410 Flame Photometer. Everything is visible on one operational page. • With the 410 BlueNotessoftware package you can: • use real names and sample numbers in your reports • perform Multipoint calibrations with curve fit • automatically correct for instrument drift • save calibration curves • save methods • archive results • prepare and print professional reports • use Automatic Peak Selection facility to assess stability of readings • automate analyses with…

Compressors

We have two specially designed Air Compressors available for use with Sherwood Scientifics Flame Photometers: the Model 851 and the Model 855. The Model 855 Air Compressor has a water cooled trap for operation in humid atmospheres. Both compressors provide a dedicated, clean, dry air supply which is vital to achieve stable flame conditions and constant sample delivery – essential for ensuring good precision of results. The correct part number has to be specified when ordering an Air Compressor to ensure compatibility with local electrical operating voltages. The following Air Compressors are recommended for use with all Sherwood Scientific’s Flame…

Model 425 Flame Photometer

The Sherwood Scientific Model 425 Flame Photometer expands upon capability of the Model 420 Flame Photometer with addition of an additional detector and filter for Calcium determination. It also offers the ‘301 mode’ feature which allows connection to a number of the more popular continuous flow systems. Both the Model 420 Flame Photometer and Model 425 Flame Photometer have RS232 output for printer or computer connection and are compatible with our Model 860 Autosampler for unattended sample analysis. Both models may be used with the Model 805 Continuous Flow Diluter, again in conjunction with (or without) the Model 860 Autosampler….

Model 420 and 425 Dual Channel Flame Photometer

The Sherwood Scientific Model 420 Clinical Flame Photometer was developed from the Single Channel Model 410 Flame Photometer with the objective of improving productivity and analytical performance when measuring sodium and potassium. It is available in Clinical (475 42 000) or Industrial (475 42 100) format with appropriate NIST traceable calibration solution concentrates. The biggest improvement is Dual Channel operation, allowing both sodium and potassium to be calibrated, measured and displayed simultaneously. The Model 420 retains many of the Model 410′s attributes: ease of use, ease of maintenance and stable flame design but is enhanced with auto flame optimisation, internal…

Model 410 Industrial Flame Photometer

Flame Photometry is the technique of choice for the measurement of sodium, potassium and calcium in all sample types for: • mineral extraction • oil industry • paper industry • pharmaceuticals • soil analysis • utilities • food and beverage • chemical manufacture • fertilisers Sherwood Scientific’s Model 410 Industrial Flame Photometer with digital output (for printer or PC connection), also offers sodium linearization capability to allow higher concentrations of Sodium (<40 ppm) to be directly measured using a single point calibration. This facility can be switched on or off according to the operator’s preference or protocol for sodium determinations….

Model 410 Clinical Flame Photometer

For clinical samples, Flame Photometry is the most sensitive and robust method for the determination of sodium, potassium and lithium. Sherwood Scientific’s Model 410 Clinical Flame Photometer is delivered with Na, K and Li filters pre-fitted and an appropriate multi-element calibrator in mmol/l (1 x 100ml). The instrument is also fitted with a digital interface and sodium linearization facility allowing direct, straight line calibration of clinically significant concentrations of sodium, as well as potassium and lithium, following suitable dilution. The Model 805 Continuous Flow Diluter, used together with the Model 410 Clinical Flame Photometer, gives nominal sample dilution ratios of…

Model 360 Flame Photometer

Sherwood’s Scientific’s Model 360 Flame Photometer offers: • five element (Na, K, Li, Ca, Ba) single channel Flame Photometer • ergonomic design with front loading, unobstructed sample work area • removable tray for easy cleaning with ease of use resulting from auto ignition and flame optimisation • peak picker for presenting unambiguous readings and selected filter indicator • safety features including fail safe flame detection and shut off • high sensitivity with fine manual control of air and stable flame design • separate pneumatic and electronic pods • small footprint (20 x 30cm) • easy-to-remove and clean filter stick •…

Hand Held LIBS Metal Analyser LIBS Katana RIGAKU

Designed for on-the-spot identification of the most difficult alloy grades, Katana™ represents the latest in handheld metal analysis. Katana employs laser-induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS) to enable durable and accurate alloy identification for use in:

New ECCO LIBS from Foster and Freeman

ECCO™ is a novel analyzer designed for elemental analysis of paper, glass, metals, paint, minerals and gunshot residues by laser induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS). LIBS is a relatively novel spectroscopic method which compared with XRF and other traditional spectroscopic methods, offers significant advantages in speed, sensitivity and cost effectiveness.

EA4000 Macro-analyser for C/S/Cl

Environmental analysis The multi EA® 4000 offers precise and reliable environmental analysis and is incredibly easy to use. It guarantees you the fully automated determination of the environmentally relevant parameters TC, TOC, TIC, EC and BOC in soil, sediments, waste, minerals and other inorganic solids. Elemental analysis The multi EA® 4000 stands for fast, low-maintenance macro elemental analysis. It enables you to determine the parameters TS and TC in inorganic and organic solids straightforwardly and simultaneously. TX determination is no problem at all. Furthermore, additional options allow the speciation of carbon – TOC, TIC, EC, OC, and BOC. Advantages at…

CompEAct

The CompEAct is latest generation in elemental combustion analysers from Analytik Jena. A single integrated unit provides solutions for the analysis of liquids, gases and LPG to determine total sulphur and total nitrogen concentrations. The powerful built-in computer with touch screen operation controls all aspects of the analysis from sample introduction to reporting of results. A direct LAN connection allows remote access from an external PC, on-site control room or on the move via mobile phone, and easy integration into LIMS. Integrated method libraries include ASTM, ISO, UOP and IP methods for analysis in the petrochemical industry. A range of…

ContrAA simultaneous AA

contrAA® Series – High-Resolution Continuum Source AAS

The Analytik Jena contrAA® atomic absorption spectrometers are the only commercially available instruments for High Resolution-Continuum Source AAS and launch a new generation AAS.             The unique instrument design uses a single light source for all elements which allows  simultaneous multi-element analysis. Higher sample throughput is achieved, hugely increasing productivity over standard Line Source AAS. Available as flame, furnace or solids sample spectrometers.Direct analysis of solids is possible using the unique solid sampling accessory (SSA) Non-metals such as fluorine can be determined. High resolution optics means that interferences can be eliminated. 10 year warranty on…

NovAA Atomic Absorption Spectrometer

novAA ®Series

The Analytik Jena novAA ® series is are a new generation of small footprint AAS instruments. The NovAA AA’s cover the complete range of AAS applications from elemental contents in %- range down to trace-level determination. Flame to graphite furnace to hydride mode are combined on one instrumental platform The dual flame/furnace system uses swivel-mounted atomizers for saving space, and automatic alignment simplifies operation. NovAA has an integrated lamp carousel with RFID readers for 8 coded hollow cathode lamps, deuterium background correction, a proven optical bench and the latest SiOSens solid state detector. Eight lamp changer for maximum automation and…

Mercury Analyzers from Analytik Jena

Analytik Jena has a long tradition in developing high-performance precision analytical systems which dates back to the inventions made by Ernst Abbe and Carl Zeiss. The Analytical Instrumentation business unit offers our customers complete solutions in the fields of optical spectroscopy, sum parameters and elemental analysis. The mercur is a compact system specially optimized for the complete, automated, reliable and cost-effective determination of mercury traces. It is available either in AFS or AAS configuration, and for maximum flexibility is also available in a combined AFS and AAS configuration with software-controlled change of the detection technique. The device combines this highly…

ZEEnit P Series – Zeeman background correction

The Analytik Jena ZEEnit series comprises the ZEEnit 650 P, a Zeeman AAS for graphite furnace and hydride techniques, and the ZEEnit 700 P, a compact tandem spectrometer for flame, hydride, HydrEA and graphite furnace techniques. Both instruments are designed to analyze liquid and solid samples in one single device. Transverse-heated graphite furnace Transverse-heated graphite furnace has, for a number of years, been successfully used in all Analytik Jena graphite furnace AAS systems. It guarantees uniform temperature conditions throughout the graphite tube and eliminates both memory and condensation effects that occur at the cooler tube ends of conventional, longitudinally heated…

New ICP-OES Optical Emission Spectroscopy: PlasmaQuant® PQ 9100

Analytik Jena has a long tradition in developing high-performance precision analytical systems which dates back to the inventions made by Ernst Abbe and Carl Zeiss. The Analytical Instrumentation business unit offers our customers complete solutions in the fields of optical spectroscopy, sum parameters and elemental analysis.   Such is the quality of the design and engineering of the PQ 9100 ICP-OES an industry leading 10-year warranty is offered on the optical components. The PlasmaQuant® PQ 9100 is a unique High-Resolution ICP-OES instrument for the elemental analysis of demanding samples in difficult-to-handle matrices such as brine, metals or petrochemicals. The advanced…

Optical Emission Spectroscopy: PlasmaQuant® PQ 9000

Analytik Jena has a long tradition in developing high-performance precision analytical systems which dates back to the inventions made by Ernst Abbe and Carl Zeiss. The Analytical Instrumentation business unit offers our customers complete solutions in the fields of optical spectroscopy, sum parameters and elemental analysis. The PlasmaQuant® PQ 9000 is a High-Resolution ICP OES instrument for the elemental analysis of demanding samples in demanding matrices such as brine, metals or petrochemicals. The advanced optics allow the instrument to covers analyte concentrations ranging from ultra-trace level to high-percentages with minimal sample dilution. • High Resolution Optics allows the determination of…

PlasmaQuant PQMS ICP-MS from Analytik Jena

The PlasmaQuant MS range of instruments from Analytik Jena provides unparalleled sensitivity and speed, but with the lowest running costs of any ICP-MS instrument. With their flexibility and added features, the PlasmaQuant MS range is perfect for meeting both routine and complex analytical challenges with user-friendly software and simple maintenance. In the sections below we highlight some key features and applications of the PlasmaQuant MS range, demonstrating why they are the currently the preferred choice for ICP-MS in research, commercial, and industrial laboratories.  Further information is also available on the Analytik Jena website or contact SciMed today! Key features of…

XRF Application Packages ,Calibration Reference Standards and Setup standards

SciMed can offer and extensive range of reference standards for your applications. With its extensive knowledge base SciMed with Fluxana can offer both single and sets of international reference standards to set up XRF system for a wide range of applications from Metals to industrial Minerals. Application Packages   Complete application, calibration  packages are available as powders, pelelts and fused beads for  the following XRF applications: Certified Reference Materials Visit Fluxana standard reference Materials for the latest range of products at: https://fluxana.com/products/reference-materials/fluxana-reference-materials   Or visit the FluXearch page to register and search =the largest database of international Reference standards available….

Pellet Presses and Dies

SciMed though Fluxana offer the widest range of robust and reliable hydraulic presses designed specifically for the XRF market. From 15 tonnes to 40 tonne automatic presses. 15T Vaneox: Manual Operation Up to 15t maximum pressure Two lever positions Stroke: 16mm Entry-level model – ideal for benchtop ED-XRF 25T Manual Vaneox Manual Operation Up to 25t maximum pressure Stroke: 16mm Basic model – suitable for most XRF pressing applications 25T Electric Vaneox Press Automatic Operation Up to 25t maximum pressure Stroke: 30mm High throughput model – ideal for WD-XRF 40T Electric Vaneox Press Automatic Operation Up to 40t maximum pressure…

Flux Dosing Solutions

SciMed offers a range of flux dosing machines that can be used for any fusion bead making process. This product category page presents our range of machines from Fluxana. BORAMAT® Mono The Boromat Mono Doser is an automatic dosing machine for flux in XRF analysis. It is designed to improve the efficiency and precision of your weighing routine and save time in the sample preparation in your XRF laboratory. The intelligent software and monitoring functions minimise error and give security in the whole weighing process. Scales used with the machine can be, in most situations, provided by any manufacturer. BORAMAT®…

Vitriox_4+

High Throughput Electric Fusion Bead Solution

  VITRIOX® 4+ The VITRIOX® 4+ is a fully automatic fusion machine with cold to cold operation for up to 16 samples. It has been designed to achieve the best possible results in day-to-day XRF laboratory routine.   It offers: The VITRIOX® ELECTRIC 4 + is a fully automatic fusion machine with operation for  up to 16 samples (4 samples can be fused at a time). It has been designed to achieve the best possible results in day-to-day XRF laboratory routine while offering a high throughput.   It offers: Flexibility: 4 different applications in one run; modular design; continuous operation Comfort: autosampler…

Automatic Fusion Bead Solutions

SciMed offers a complete range of fusion bead machines. This product category page presents our range of machines from Fluxana. SciMed is the only UK provider that has a local dedicated team of field service engineers, application support specialists and product specialists for these products.   VITRIOX® GAS The VITRIOX® GAS is a gas operated fusion machine with cold to cold automation and up to 6 positions that can operate simultaneously. lts technology is based on many years experience in XRF fusion and analysis. lt offers: Safety: optional platinum mould sensors, customer-specific safety housing and fume hood, gas detector, safety…

XRF Consumables and Sample Preparation

SciMed offers a complete range of sample preparation solutions. A full range of consumables are kept in stock for rapid delivery. These include: • liquid/powder cups • sample film • fusion flux • Lico Wax for pellets We also stock the unique Patented Ultra Carry and Micro Carry Films. As part of our commitment to offer a complete package, we also provide: • manual and hydraulic presses • mills • pellet dies • automated fusion equipment for making fused beads Contact us now > Or call us now on 0161 442 9963 to speak to a Product Specialist.

Sherwood 926 Chloride Analyser

The Sherwood Model 926 Chloride Analyser is used for the determination of Chloride Ions (Cl-)  in both human and animal food products, agriculture, cement, gypsum and the pharmaceutical and water industries. Sample preparation is minimal for most products with running costs of approximately £0.20/test. The Sherwood Model 926S is used in clinical laboratories, generally for sweat test analysis on infants. It is calibrated at 100mmol/L. Sample size for this application is user selectable at 20ul or 100ul. Contact us now > Or call us now on 0161 442 9963 to speak to a Product Specialist. You can also visit the…