Breaking Point – Fraass

IP 80 EN 12593 DIN 52012 BITUMEN AND BITUMINOUS BINDERS – DETERMINATION OF THE FRAASS BREAKING POINT
This standard specifies a method for determining the Fraass breaking point which provides a measure of the brittleness of bitumen and bituminous binders at low temperature.

FRAASS APPARATUS
Fraas ApparatusComprises 2 concentric resin tubes topped by two clamps for the plate and the flexing brass system, harmonic steel plate 41x20x0.15mm, a cooling system by dry ice with 3 concentric glass tubes and funnel, a cork stopper.

FRAAS APPARATUS
With Dewar

SEMI -AUTOMATIC FRAASS
Bench model with refrigeration group system up to -30°C (-22°F), external frame painted with epoxy acid-proof and internal aluminum block with inspection window with light. Glass probe PT100A, color touch screen front panel, automatic ramp at 1°C/min, heating element for a quick return to a ambient temperature, automatic movement electric system for plate, inspection window for visual determination of the breaking point.

Technical specifications:
– Temperature: from ambient to -30°C (-22°F)
– Power supply: 220V 50Hz
– Power: 1300W
– Dimensions: 60x80x82 cm
– Peso: 80 kg

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