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(3116PC) Polycarbonate Vial with Slip-On Cap
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(3116PC) Polycarbonate Vial with Slip-On Cap

5 mL polycarbonate vial with slip-on polyethylene cap. 1/2 in.diameter x 2 in. long (12.7 mm x 50.8 mm). Not pre-cleaned. Sold as a bag of 100 vials.

  • Features
  • Product Support
  • Ideal for larger samples that are too big for standard titer plates.
  • Disposable grinding vial ideal for pulverizing soft, brittle materials and for mixing liquids and powders.
  • Each grinding vial has a volume of 5 mL and a working volume of 1.5 mL.
  • Volume: 5 mL
  • Extensively tested with various samples and shown to resist perforation by grinding media.
  • Recommended mixing/grinding load: 2 mL
  • Suitable for slurry grinding.
  • Holds one 2155 2/8 in. (9.5 mm) Steel Grinding Ball.
  • Typical composition: Major Element – C
  • Compatible with 2662 Cryo-Block for preserving temperature sensitive samples during grinding.
  • Hardness: Mohs - 1 ½
  • Compatible with 3112 Methacrylate Grinding Balls, 3/8 in. (9.5 mm) and 3119 Methacrylate Grinding Balls, 1/8 in. (3.2 mm)


Length 50.8 mm
Diameter 12.7 mm
Height 50.8 mm
Sample Capacity - Grinding 2 mL
Sample Capacity - Mixing 2 mL
Vial Well Volume 5 mL
Hardness Mohs 1 1/2
Major Elements C
Slurry Grinding yes

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