NextGen's MFA Series - Fully Automatic Mounting Presses for Metallographic Sample Preparation is an advanced automatic mounting press for compression mounting of material samples. The fully automatic mounting press system is controlled with a basic keypad where the parameters for heating, cooling and timing can all be adjusted. GenPress - automatic hot mounting press can store up to 40 operator created programs which can be easily selected and repeated. The fully automatic metallographic mounting press system frees the operator to perform other tasks in the laboratory during the cycle and sounds an alarm when the cycle is completed. The MFA series - mounting presses has an integrated hydraulic system to apply the necessary compression to form quality samples.
The unit is conveniently sized to be configured for any laboratory or production setting. Sample sizes are available in 1" , 1.25" , 1.5" , 2" as well as 25mm, 30mm, 40mm and 50mm. With the use of optional sample spacers, the MFA series - hot mounting presses can prepare one to three mounted samples in a single cycle. Paired with a recirculating pump and water tank, the MFA series - mounting press systems for metallographic equipment can be used independent from any direct water supply connection. The MFA series - hot mounting press incorporates a water filter which extends the operating life significantly and reduces standard maintenance requirements. This state of the art automatic mounting press provides a cost effective option for a fully automatic metallography mounting press.
Robust Ergonomic Design with screw thread fixtures offering a long-lasting robust system construction
Intuitive and User Friendly Interface
The intuitive control panel allows operators to easily set up heating temperature, heating time, and cooling time.
One Touch Operation
Allows for a full scope of system operation with a touch of one button
Ease of Maintenance
Newly enhanced cover design allows for easier system maintenance.
State of the Art Motor
Specialty motor below 52 decibels
|Specification||GenPress MFA Series|
|Sample Dim. (cm)||25mm, 30mm or 1“ , 1.25“||40mm, 50mm or 1.5“ , 2“|
|Data Memory||40 Sets of Parameters
(Data saved: Name, Pressure, Heating Temperature, Heating Time and Cooling Time)
|Control Method||Automatic Hydraulic Control|
|Samples per Cycle||1-3 Samples per Mounting Cycle|
|Heating Power (1 Sample)||1200W||1600W|
|Heating Power (3 Samples) [Optional]||2400W||3200W|
|Setting Pressure||0-200 kg/cm2|
|Heating Time||Max. 60 min|
|Cooling Time||Max. 30 min|
|Machine Size (WxDxH)(cm)||58x55x59cm||58x55x71cm|
|Weight (kg)||65 kg|
|Water Inlet and Outlet Pipes||3/8” water pipes (internal diameter - Ø1cm / external diameter - Ø1.5cm|
|Cooling System||Auto Recirculating Cooling System - Pump Included as Standard (Customer must provide Water Tank)|
|Power Supply||220V 50/60 Hz 1Ph|
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