CAL2K Bomb Vessel Facts

The CAL2K calorimeter from Digital Data Systems has a revolutionary vessel. The vessel features safety standards, data tracking requirements and reliability. The vessel is the heart of the calorimeter and features a printed circuit board containing : a microprocessor, memory, temperature sensors and other electronics, which are built into the …

Isothermal vs Isoperibol

The difference between the CAL2K Isothermal “dry” static jacket system and an Isoperibol System Refer to ISO 1928. Isothermal includes both static jacket and isoperibol. Isoperibol calorimeters control the temperature of the surrounding water jacket so that it is at a constant temperature. The static jacket has a thermal capacity …

Calorific Measurements in the Animal Feed Industry

CV Measurements in the Animal Feed Industry Many institutions are doing research and development on animal feed. These institutions include: Animal and Dairy Research Department of Agriculture Universities Technicons Private Industries The aim is to improve the nutritional value of the feed. Part of the research involves the calorific value …

Why is a calorimeter insulated or covered with an insulating lid?

A calorimeter uses an insulated lid, or insulated surroundings. In the CAL2K the polystyrene surrounding is used as insulation to keep the heat of the liquid or solid sample during a reaction for an accurate measurement in the change of temperature to provide the best possible accurate results. In an …

Solving/Preventing a Miss Fire with the CAL2K Isothermal Oxygen Bomb Calorimeter

Solving/Preventing a Miss Fire with the CAL2K Isothermal Oxygen Bomb Calorimeter. The process in this video explains how to troubleshoot a miss fire and what tests to perform to prevent a miss fire from happening. This includes tests like : Testing the calorimeter lid connection to see if it is …