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(5004) Tungsten Carbide Lined Grinding Vial Set
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(5004) Tungsten Carbide Lined Grinding Vial Set

5 mL tungsten carbide lined grinding vial set. Vial is 3/4 in. diameter x 21/8 in. long (19.1 mm x 54 mm). Includes two slip-on Delrin® caps with tungsten carbide inserts, six disposable methacrylate center cylinders and two 5/16 in. (7.9 mm) tungsten carbide grinding balls.

Replacement parts include:
5004A Tungsten Carbide Grinding Ball, 5/16 in.(7.9 mm)
5004C Methacrylate Center Cylinder
5004E Delrin® End Cap without Tungsten Carbide Insert
5004I Tungsten Carbide Insert
5004W Delrin® End Cap with Tungsten Carbide Insert

  • Features
  • Product Support
  • Compatible with the 8011 Multiple-Sample Adapter for grinding samples in the 8000M Mixer/Mill® and 8000D Mixer/Mill®.
  • High resistance to abrasion.
  • Long-wearing and very high efficiency.
  • Suitable for slurry grinding.
  • Volume: 5 mL
  • Recommended mixing load: 3 mL
  • Recommended grinding load: 0.5-1.5 mL
  • Typical composition: Major Elements – W, C, Co; Minor Elements – Ta, Ti, Nb
  • Hardness: Mohs 8 ½ + Knoop 1400 - 1800
  • Effective and versatile grinding vial for mixing and grinding samples.


Diameter 19.1 mm
Height 54 mm
Sample Capacity - Grinding 0.5-1.5 mL
Sample Capacity - Mixing 3 mL
Typical Sample Size 1 g
Durability Long wearing
Hardness Mohs 8 1/2 + , Knoop 1400-1800
Major Elements W, C, Co
Minor Elements Ta, Ti, Nb
Resistance To Abrasion High
Slurry Grinding yes
Comparative Efficiency Very High

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