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8004SS - Steel-Jacketed Tungsten Carbide Grinding Vial Set
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8004SS - Steel-Jacketed Tungsten Carbide Grinding Vial Set

55 mL steel-jacketed tungsten carbide grinding vial set. Vials 2 ¼ in. diameter x 2 ½ in. long (5.7 cm x 6.35 cm). The screw-on caps and vial body are made of 304 stainless steel and lined with tungsten carbide. Set also includes two 7/16 in.(11.2 mm) tungsten carbide balls and six extra Viton Gaskets.

  • 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.
  • Steel-jacket protects vial for grinding in extreme environments.
  • Gaskets are Viton for enhanced resistance to heat and chemicals.
  • High resistance to abrasion.
  • Long-wearing and very high efficiency.
  • Substantially harder and heavier than steel so it grinds faster and with less contamination.
  • Suitable for slurry grinding.
  • Volume: 55 mL
  • Recommended mixing load: 25 mL
  • Recommended grinding load: 3-10 grams
  • Typical composition: Major Elements – W, C, Co; Minor Elements – Ta, Ti, Nb
  • Hardness: Mohs 8 ½ + Knoop 1400 - 1800


Diameter 2 1/4 in
Height 2 1/2 in
Sample Capacity - Grinding 3 - 10 mL
Sample Capacity - Mixing 25 mL
Typical Sample Size 10 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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