What is Cone Calorimeter? Cone Calorimeter Description

cone calorimeter

Cone Calorimeter Description Detail
Testing Standards ASTM E 1354, ASTM E 1474, ASTM E 1550, ASTM E 1740, ASTM D 5484, ASTM D 6113, NFPA 271, NFPA 264, CAN ULC 135, BS 476 pan 15, ISO 5660
Cone I lance Tubular heater element (original and spare) rated at 5000 Watts at 230 Volts conically wound to a truncated cone shape producing uniform irradiances of up to 100kW/m2 measured I inch below heater face over the 100 min x 100 nun specimen exposure area. hit heater temperance is monitored and controlled by three (3) type K thermocouples and a 3-term P11) temperature contmL
EymmisT sysTEm All. PARTS Stainless steel construcuon of combustion area hood, duct. orifice plate, exhaust blower and gas sampling ring prob Variable speed blower having a nominal flow rate of 0.024 m /s. Thermocouple temperature measurement and calibrated pressure transducer for determining exhaust flow rate.
WEIGH SYSTEM Total range of 6 kg., Accuracy ± 0.01 g., No effects of temperature to weigh system reading. Computerized calibration and scaling.
SPECIMEN HOLDERS 3 each, stainless steel construction, Accommodate specimens 100 min x 100mm x 50 Iran thick.
SMOKE MEASURING sygrEm Main beam and Reference beam (compensation) detectors, Absorptive type (non-film) 0.3 O.D and 0.8 O.D neutral density calibration filters, Computerized calibration and scaling
HEAT RELEASE CALIBRATION Calibration burner for burning purr methane to calibrate heat release measurement (determine C- factor), Calibrated Mass flow controller used to control gas flow, Computerized automatic adjustment of gas flow to user set energy level
HEAT FLUX METER Computerized procedure for setting exposure irradiance of specimen under test, HIST traceable calibration
Cone Calorimeter SOFTWARE Auto calibration, software is Microsoft (MS) Windows compatible. Fast data acquisition scanning — Collection and recording of test data a minimum rate of 4 scans per second (250 milliseconds per scan, A minimum of 6 analog input channels are made available to the User to store custom scaled data channels, Standard calculations are accomplished using MS Visual Basic for Applications NBA) macros preprogrammed in Microsoft Excel to present results as formatted reports and graphs, Macros creating reports and graphs to the ASTM 1354 and ISO 5660 Parts 1 and 2 are included with software, preprogrammed formatted reports creating: Non-standard calculations of the data, Specialized or custom reports, Specialized or custom graphs, lest 1/ata may be transferred to any database and SPC programs capable of accepting MS Excel file data.