Coal Ash Fusibility Test Furnace - CAF 16/38 (manual)



The CAF 16/38 is designed to test coal ash fusibility according to BS ISO 540:2008.

The CAF 16/38 requires manual observation and recording of the transition points. In addition, a CAF furnace with automated digital image capture and archiving using Windows compatible software, the Coal Ash Fusibility Test Furnaces CAF G5, is available.

Standard features

  • To determine coal ash fusibility
  • Suitable for testing to BS ISO 540:2008
  • A single sample may be tested
  • Tests can be run up to 1600°C
  • User defined temperature ramp
  • Sealed work-tube for use with fail-safe gas control mechanism for use with toxic and inflammable gas mixtures
  • The sliding and rotating door mechanism provides unrestricted access for sample loading
  • Supplied complete with sample holder, mounting tiles and loading tool
  • Programmed ramping to the test starting temperature
  • Reducing gas 50% (v/v) H2 + 50% (v/v) CO2, Oxidising gas CO2, Purge gas CO2

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