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.
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