Polymers — polystyrene with narrow molar mass distribution

The ability to determine specific heat capacity for the most varied of materials is an important task for the DSC. A mean error of < 2% was attained on NIST Standard Reference Material 705a, a polystyrene with narrow molar mass distribution, by using a heating rate of 10 K/min and various analysis methods.

DSC 200 F3 Maia® - Differential Scanning Calorimeter

This Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC) development at NETZSCH unites compactness, robustness and simple operation with high detection sensitivity for your preferred application in material quality control and failure analysis.

QMS 403 Aëolos Quadro - Quadrupole Mass Spectrometer Coupling

The QMS 403 Aëolos Quadro is a very compact mass spectrometer with a heated capillary inlet system, specially designed for routine analysis of volatile decomposition products of thermal analysis (instrument for EGA: evolved gas analysis).

TG 209 F3 Tarsus®

This easy-to-use instrument for thermogravimetry was developed especially for routine applications in the field of plastics, but also finds application in the chemical industry. With a range of up to 1000°C, it is the ideal starter unit and offers the patented c-DTA® for the detection of exothermal and endothermal reactions with DSC.

DIL 402 C - Vacuum-tight, horizontal pushrod dilatometer

This highly vacuum-tight, horizontal push rod dilatometer with a measuring system made of Invar, a high-resolution inductive displacement transducer and comprehensive thermostatization offers high precision, reproducibility and long-term stability – the best qualifications for demanding use in research and development.

LFA 447 NanoFlash® (specially designed for Scanning Measurements, MTX)

In the LFA 447 NanoFlash®, a powerful Xenon flash lamp is used instead of the laser used in other LFA instruments. An integrated sample changer and easy accessibility to the sample receptacle allow high sample throughput for routine applications up to 300°C.

DEA 231 Epsilon – Dielectric Analyzer

This single-channel measurement system can operate at a high data acquisition rate with a selectable frequency and is therefore ideal for investigation of the crosslinking and curing behavior of fast-curing resin systems, adhesives and paints, e.g. SMC/BMC and UV curing materials.

DSC 3500 Sirius

The DSC 3500 Sirius combines compactness, robustness and ease-of-use with high detection sensitivity, thus offering optimal conditions for quality assurance and failure analysis in areas such as foods, cosmetics, polymers, technical textiles, and organic and inorganic materials.

DSC 204 HP Phoenix® – High-pressure DSC

DSC measurements with selectable gas pressure allow additional possibilities for the study of chemical reactions, vaporization processes (ASTM E1782), adsorption and desorption, and aging studies (ASTM E1858, ASTM D6186, ASTM E2009, ASTM D5483). The DSC 204 HP Phoenix®, Differential Scanning Calorimeter, is ideally configured for these applications.

TG 209 F1 Libra®

Flexibility with the fittings of this premium instrument for thermogravimetry allow it to cover almost any imaginable application in the range up to 1100°C. The system has many outstanding features: BeFlat® function allows or immediate measurement upon switching on the unit, the system’s heating rates of up to 200 K/min allow for faster results, while its corrosion-resistant ceramic furnace withstands even fluorine- or chlorine-containing polymers, c-DTA® function for the detection of exothermal and endothermal reactions.

TG 449 F3 Jupiter®

Outstanding robustness and dependability define the TG 449 F3 Jupiter®. Even applications with relatively high sample weights and/or temperatures are no problem. This TG 449 F3 Jupiter® thermobalance offers add-on capability for TGA-DSC and TGA-DTA functionality, and can be coupled to QMS, GC-MS, and FT-IR. It also allows for corrosive gas and water vapor atmospheres.

DIL 402 CD - Vacuum-tight, horizontal pushrod dilatometer

Expansion measurements at two samples, sample comparisons and differential measurements with a calibration standard are the application fields of the double and differential dilatometer. A higher sample throughput for routine applications and an easy and fast calibration are the interesting aspects of this new instrument concept.

LFA 457 MicroFlash® - Laser Flash Apparatus

The LFA 457 MicroFlash® is the most modern product for the determination of the two thermophysical properties, thermal diffusivity and conductivity, in the range from -125°C to 1100°C. Its compact, vacuum-tight construction, automatic sample changer and functional software guarantee the highest effectiveness for challenging materials testing.

DMA 242 E Artemis

The robust construction of the DMA 242 E Artemis and the high resolution of the deformation measuring system enable precise measurements on both very rigid and very soft samples. The most varied of deformation types, digital signal filtering, kinetic evaluation and frequency extrapolation make the DMA 242 E Artemis to a real all-rounder in the force range up to 24 N.

DSC 404 F3 Pegasus® – High-Temperature DSC

The DSC 404 F3 Pegasus®, High-Temperature Differential Scanning Calorimeter, offers a high flexibility for all DSC and DTA applications in quality control and product development. Furnaces and DSC/DTA sensors are available for a broad temperature range (-150 ... 2000°C). Numerous upgrade possibilities allow adaption of this cost-effective calorimeter system to sophisticated applications.

Photo-DSC 204 F1 Phoenix®

The Photo-DSC 204 F1 Phoenix®, Differential Photocalorimeter, is our answer to the market trend seeking solutions for analyzing the UV curing of light-activated resin systems, adhesives, paints, coatings and dental masses. Further application areas include determining the effect of light on the shelf life of foods or technical oils, fats and lubricants.

TG 449 F1 Jupiter®

Extreme sensitivity and excellent long-term stability come together in the TG 449 F1 Jupiter®. Flexibility in the fittings and the vast temperature range enable every research application imaginable. This unique instrument’s striking flexibility is exemplified by features such as SuperRes®, STA add-on capability, and coupling capability to QMS, GC-MS, and FT-IR, as well as its water vapor furnace and Knudsen cell.

TMA 402 F1/F3 Hyperion® - Thermomechanical Analyzer

What sets the TMA 402 F1/F3 Hyperion® apart is the modular concept of interchangeable furnaces covering the temperature range from -150°C to 1550°C, which are also compatible with other NETZSCH instruments. A large number of sample holder types and adjustment possibilities are available. The TMA 402 F1/F3 Hyperion® can be operated with a broad range of force, without added weight, digitally programmable from -3 N to 3 N.

HFM 436 Lambda - Heat flow meter

With the Heat Flow Meter, HFM 436 Lambda, the thermal conductivity of large-sized, plate-formed insulators is investigated at a fixed or adjustable temperature gradient. The built-in computer – or an externally connected one – delivers the precise measurement data after a short compensation time.

DEA 288 Ionic - Dielectric Analyzer

The multi-functional design of the DEA 288 Ionic allows for the application of a great variety of different test conditions such as heat, cold or UV light. This enables the user to easily and conveniently determine the best parameters for processing the material.

DSC 404 F1 Pegasus® – High-Temperature DSC

The NETZSCH DSC 404 F1 Pegasus®, High-Temperature Differential Scanning Calorimeter, allows the determination of specific heat and caloric effects in a broad temperature range with outstanding reliability, best resolution and accuracy. The high vacuum tight design, various furnaces and sensors, easily interchangeable by the user, make the DSC 404 F1 Pegasus® to an ideal tool for DSC measurements at the highest level for research at universities and development tasks at the industrial sector.

DSC 204 F1 Phoenix®

Very high sensitivity and resolution can be realized with this premium Differential Scanning Calorimeter (DSC), which also features an automatic sample changer (ASC), temperature modulation (TM-DSC), baseline optimization (BeFlat®), correction of thermal resistance and time constants (DSC-correction), even coupling to QMS and FTIR as well as UV-extension for photo-calorimetry.

TG 409 CD - Thermobalance (TGA - Thermogravimetric Analyzer)

The TG 409 CD thermobalance (TGA) is tailored for application as a high-temperature instrument working up to 2000°C. It features a graphite tube furnace and the unrivaled SKIMMER coupling for QMS up to 1450°C or 2000°C.

DMA 242 D - Dynamic mechanical Analyzer

The robust construction of the DMA 242 D and the high resolution of the deformation measuring system enable precise measurements on both very rigid and very soft samples. The most varied of deformation types, digital signal filtering, kinetic evaluation and frequency extrapolation make the DMA 242 D to a real all-rounder.

DEA 230 Epsilon - Dielectric Analyser

There are three different systems in the 230 Epsilon series of Dielectric Cure Monitors: the high-performance, 2-channel DEA 230/2 with the broadest measurement and frequency range, particularly for product development and process optimization, the single-channel DEA 230/1, and the 10-channel DEA 230/10, also suitable for applications in manufacturing.