Distek DF-3 Automated Tablet Friability Tester

Used Lab Equipment Warranty Condition: Used Will be thoroughly tested and serviced
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Dimensions (approx.):
14"W X 12"D X 17"H (outside)
110 Volts, 60 Hz, 15 VA
Product Description Distek's microprocessor-based DF-3 Friabilator has a unique design that allows for the insertion and automatic discharge of tablets. This process can be executed without opening or removing the drum from the unit's shaft. The DF-3's functional design meets or exceeds the USP and EP standards and offers time and revolution count programming modes.

- Automatic Discharge: At the completion of each test cycle the samples automatically discharge into individual sample trays. The trays can then be easily removed for tablet de-dusting and weighing.
- Innovative Drum Design: The unique drum design allows front mounting of up to 2 drums on a single shaft. The DF-3 also offers a unique side loading feature to allow tablets to be introduced without the need for drum removal.
- Self Validation: The microprocessor self validates speed and revolution count.
- Drum Support: The DF-3 supports abrasion, USP, and other custom drums. The drum design positively engages the drive to prevent slippage and a snap-lock knob holds single or double drums in position.
- Simplified Set-Up: Test parameters are easily programmed based on elapsed time or number of rotations.
- Built-In Tilt Feet: Convenient hideaway arms permit tilting of drum(s) 10° to prevent large tablet binding, as per USP recommendations.

Accuracy ±1 RPM
Counter 1 - 99,999 Revolutions
Drive Synchronous Motor
Display 5 Digit LED
Drums 2 USP Drums
Speed 25 RPM
Timer 1 Second to 9 Hours 59 Minutes 59 Seconds
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