Coal and Coke Test Equipment for Laboratories

The range of coal and coke tests carried out in a furnace or oven has grown over many years, and Carbolite Gero has responded to the requirements of each new standard by designing a furnace to suit the specific requirements of each test method.

As a result, Carbolite Gero products are frequently specified as the reference equipment used in coal laboratories, inspection companies, power plants and steelworks throughout the world.

The range includes international coal and coke testing and iron ore evaluation test methods, including ISO, ASTM, EN, BS, and DIN.

Please choose your application for details:

Chamber Furnaces

Application Specific Furnaces

  • Minimum Free Space Oven ‑ MFS

    Minimum Free Space Oven ‑ MFS
    • Max temp: 210 °C
    • Application: For test method BS ISO 562:2010 Hard coal and coke. Determination of volatile matter.
    • Chamber volume: 1.4 litres
  • Drying Oven ‑ CD

    Drying Oven ‑ CD
    • Operating temp range CDLT (°C): Ambient to 50
    • Operating temp range CDHT (°C): Ambient +10 to 200
    • Chamber volumes CDLT,CDHT: 242 litres
  • Swelling Number Index Furnace ‑ SNF

    Swelling Number Index Furnace ‑ SNF
    • Max temp: 900°C
    • Crucible volumes: 17ml
  • Volatile Matter Furnace ‑ VMF

    Volatile Matter Furnace ‑ VMF
    • Type: Top loading (VMF/ASTM), front loading (VMF 10/6)
    • Max temp: 1000°C
    • Internal Capacity Diameter x Depth: 50mm diameter x 100mm deep
  • Combustion Tube Furnace ‑ CFM

    Combustion Tube Furnace ‑ CFM
    • Max temp: 1200 - 1400 °C
    • Heated length: 300 mm
    • Inner diameter: 38 mm
  • Ash Fusibility Furnace ‑ CAF G5

    Ash Fusibility Furnace ‑ CAF G5
    • Max temp: 1600 °C
    • Up to 12 samples may be tested simultaneously
    • Automatic image analysis software or manual recognition of deformation points
    • Option for use with biomass/solid recovered fuels