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8005 - Zirconia Ceramic Grinding Vial Set
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8005 - Zirconia Ceramic Grinding Vial Set

For wet or dry grinding/mixing. 45 mL zirconia ceramic grinding vial set. Vial is 2 1/4 in.diameter x two 11/16 in. long (6.35 cm x 6.8 cm). Set includes solid zirconia ceramic grinding vial and slip-on cap, two 8005A Zirconia Ceramic Balls, 1/2 in. (12.7 mm) and seven corprene gaskets.Volume 45 mL; grinding load 2–8 mL; mixing load approximately 20 mL.

  • Features
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  • 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.
  • Extremely high resistance to abrasion, wears very slowly, and results in little contamination.
  • High efficiency - about one and one-half times as dense as alumina yet grinds almost as fast as steel.
  • Suitable for slurry grinding.
  • Volume: 45 mL
  • Recommended mixing load: 20 mL
  • Recommended grinding load: 2-8 grams
  • Typical composition: Major Element – Zr; Minor Elements – Mg, Hf
  • Hardness: Mohs 8 ½; Rockwell R45N 74-79; Knoop 1160


Diameter 2 1/2 in
Height 2 11/16 in
Sample Capacity - Grinding 2 - 8 mL
Sample Capacity - Mixing 20 mL
Typical Sample Size 10 g
Durability Wears very slowly
Hardness Mohs 8 1/2, Rockwell R45N 74-79, Knoop 1160
Major Elements Zr
Minor Elements Mg, Hf
Resistance To Abrasion Extremely High
Slurry Grinding yes
Comparative Efficiency High
Notes Results in little contamination

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