What Is Magnamike 8600 And It is Use In Bottle Packaging Industry?

What is Magnamike 8600 and it is use in bottle packaging industry

The packaging industry is full of a variety of materials that make it viable to keep a check on the quality of all of them. Thus, one of the effective testing instruments used in the bottle packaging industry is Magnamike 8600. This is a non-destructive method used to determine the wall thickness of these PET bottles. Presto Testing Instruments is an authorized dealer of this lab testing instrument. Here, we are going to discuss brief information about Magnamike 8600 and its use in the bottle packaging industry. So, let’s get started!

Introduction about Magnamike 8600

The Magnamike 8600 is considered to be one of the highly used testing equipment from Olympus. This testing device will help you to perform the wall thickness of PET bottles and other plastic products. You can easily buy this amazing laboratory testing instrument from Presto Testing Instruments. It has been widely used to test the quality of non-ferrous materials like preforms, water tanks, aluminum, foam, etc. The wall thickness gauge will work on the principle of Hall Effect Technology. This simple to use magnetic procedure will provide a repeatable measurement of non-ferrous materials. It has been provided with a digital display that makes it easy for you to conduct the results.

This bottle thickness measurement gauge is very useful for the quality analysis of materials. When you determine the wall thickness of PET bottles with the help of this laboratory testing equipment, then you will be able to get an accurate idea about the strength of materials. Not only in the plastic industry, will this wall thickness gauge easily be used in the automotive industry as well.

You can easily operate this laboratory testing equipment without any hassle. Packed in a portable and handy way, the Magnamike-8600 is widely used to measure the thickness of different surfaces. Now, let us focus on the features and technical specifications of this testing equipment.

Features of Magnamike 8600

The Magnamike 8600 from Olympus has an advanced set of features that makes it the first choice of market leaders of different industries. Here we have created a list of some advanced features you will get with the use of this laboratory testing equipment.

  • Measurement-based on probe's Hall Effect sensor.
  • Digital Display readout (LCD)
  • Repeatability in test measurements of the test sample
  • Measurements through Target Ball or wire or Disk using Magnetic field
  • Expandable Thickness range up to 25.4mm (1.00 in.)
  • Replaceable Wear Caps – Standard and Chisel type
  • Expanded target selection – ¼ in. magnetic target balls or Wire target
  • Larger Color VGA display
  • Fast measurement update rate 60Hz
  • Programmable Instrument lock with password
  • RS-232/USB/VGA output Communication Modes
  • Direct Interface to Excel spreadsheet
  • WINXL interface program
  • Generate onboard reports
  • Save and recall option for stored calibration file
  • Bench style case with improved gauge stand

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Technical Specifications:

  • Standard Max. Thickness: 9.14 mm
  • Min. Thickness range: 0.001mm (0.0001 in.)
  • Display: Color VGA Display (Digital) 640 x 480 Pixel
  • Keypad: English, Japanese, Chinese, International
  • Min/Max capture mode: Captured at 60Hz measurement rate
  • Display update rate: 4,8,16 and 20Hz
  • Resolution: 0.1mm (0.01 in.), 0.01 mm (0.001 in.), 0.001mm (0.0001 in.) (depending on thickness range)
  • Power: AC mains, 200-240V/100V-120V
  • Max. Thickness Expandable range: Up to 25.4mm (1.00 in.) (Optional)
  • Data Storage: Onboard and removal 2GB MicroSD card
  • Battery: Lithium-ion
  • USB: USB 2.0 peripheral port
  • Memory Card: Max. 2GB removable MicroSD memory card
  • Video Output: VGA output standard
  • Display: Full VGA(640x480 pixels) transfective color LCD
  • Display Dimensions (W*H): 117x89 mm
  • Dimensions: 235x165x70 mm

These are the technical specifications you will get with the use of this amazing lab testing equipment. Now, let us discuss the role of Magnamike 8600 wall thickness gauges in the PET bottle industry.

Role of Magnamike 8600 in the bottle industry

In the PET bottle industry, there are wide aspects of the material that needs to be tested. One of the major aspects is wall thickness. The higher will be the wall thickness of these bottles, the high strength they will have. Thus, this factor will help to determine its quality. Thus, this wall thickness can easily be determined with the help of Magnamike 8600. You can easily take consistent and repeatable measurements of non-ferrous materials, with the help of this lab testing instrument. You will get both magnetic and straight probes with replaceable wear caps with the help of this testing instrument. You can also view other ranges of testing instruments available for different purposes.

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