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8001 - Hardened Steel Grinding Vial Set
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8001 - Hardened Steel Grinding Vial Set

65 mL hardened steel grinding vial set. Vial is 2 ¼ in.diameter x 3 in. long (5.7 cm x 7.62 cm). Set includes a screw-on cap with O-ring, two ½ in (12.7 mm) and four ¼ in.(6.35 mm) steel balls. Grinding vial body and cap liner are made of hardened tool steel. Grinding balls are made of type 52-100 steel.

  • Features
  • Product Support
  • Ideal for grinding hard, brittle samples to an analytical fineness in the 8000M Mixer/Mill® and 8000D Dual Mixer/Mill®.
  • Also useful for blending powders and mixing emulsions.
  • Moderate resistance to abrasion.
  • High durability and efficiency.
  • Suitable for slurry grinding.
  • Volume: 65 mL
  • Recommended mixing load: 25 mL
  • Recommended grinding load: 3 – 10 grams.
  • Typical composition: Major Element – FeMinor Elements – Cr, Si, Mn, C
  • Hardness: Mohs 5 ½ - 6; Rockwell – C 60-65


Diameter 5.7 cm
Height 7.62 cm
Sample Capacity - Grinding 3 - 10 mL
Sample Capacity - Mixing 25 mL
Typical Sample Size 10 g
Durability High
Hardness Mohs 5 1/2 - 6 , Rockwell C 60-65
Major Elements Fe
Minor Elements Cr, Si, Mn, C
Resistance To Abrasion moderate
Slurry Grinding yes
Comparative Efficiency High

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