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8008 - Silicon Nitride Grinding Vial Set
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8008 - Silicon Nitride Grinding Vial Set

45 mL silicon nitride grinding vial set. Vial is 2 1/4 in.diameter x 2 11/16 in. long (6.35 cm x 6.8 cm). Set includes one solid silicon nitride vial and slip-on cap, two 8008A Silicon Nitride Balls, ½ in. (12.7 mm), and seven corprene 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.
  • Extremely high resistance to abrasion and very long-wearing due to superior hardness.
  • Moderate efficiency but very low levels of contamination.
  • Suitable for slurry grinding.
  • Volume: 45 mL
  • Recommended grinding load: 2-8 grams.
  • Recommended mixing load: 20 mL
  • Typical composition: Major Elements – Si; Minor Elements – Y, Al, Fe, Ca
  • Hardness: Mohs: 8 ½ + Knoop 1600


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 Very long weararing
Hardness Mohs 8 1/2 + , Knoop 1600
Major Elements Si
Minor Elements Y, Al, Fe, Ca
Resistance To Abrasion Extremely High
Slurry Grinding yes
Comparative Efficiency moderate
Notes Very low levels of contamination

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