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(8501-H) Hardened Steel Grinding Container With Handles
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(8501-H) Hardened Steel Grinding Container With Handles

Hardened steel grinding container (#8501) assembled with handles. Handle assembly allows grinding container to be lifted easily in and out of Shatterbox®.

  • Features
  • Product Support
  • Typical composition: Major Element – Fe; Minor Elements – Cr, Si, Mn, C
  • Recommended grinding load: 20–50 mL
  • Nominal volume: 270 mL
  • Suitable for slurry grinding
  • High durability and efficiency
  • Moderate resistance to abrasion
  • Commonly referred to as the workhorse of the laboratory
  • Durable, tough, and suited for general purpose grinding in the 8530 Enclosed Shatterbox®


Weight 18 lb
CE Approved Yes
Outer Dimensions 3 in (h) x 8.9 in (diameter)
Sample Capacity - Grinding 20-50 mL
Typical Sample Size 50 g
Resistance to Abrasion Moderate
Major Elements Fe
Minor Elements Cr, Si, Mn, C
Durability High
Hardness Mohs 5.5 - 6, Rockwell C 60-65
Comparative Efficiency High
Slurry Grinding Yes

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