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BWB Flash Flame Photometer

BWB Flash Flame Photometer

Finally, a Flame Photometer specific to your needs. The first simultaneous Flame Photometer with built in compressor and configurable element analysis to your requirements.

  • Large 5" touch screen display compatible with the majority of disposable laboratory gloves
  • True ease of use with large buttons and simple to understand text and symbols
  • Built-in air compressor and gas regulator
  • Calibration standards supplied as standard in 10,000ppm concentrations
  • Auto-read technology enables operator independent determination of results
  • User selectable decimal places
  • IQ, OQ, PQ we-based certification available: iq oq pq is completely unique to the analytical instrumentation arena. Available in english, russian, german, mandarin, french and spanish. More languages in development
  • Complete set of basic labware included to get you started
  • Technical Data
Sample rate 2 – 3.5ml/min
Tubing materials Silicone and Tygon®
Required desk space for Instrument 101*cm (H) x 45cm (W) x 35cm (D)
For Safety reasons the Flame photometer requires 1m of unobstructed space above to allow dissipation of heat from the chimney.
Instrument size Flash Photometer
51cm (H) x 33cm (W) x 35cm (D)
(20in x 13in x 14in)
Shipping 65cm (H) x 49cm (W) x 43cm (D)
(25in x 19in x 17in)
Weight Flash Photometer – 10kg (22.1lbs)
Shipping – 18kg (39.7 lbs)*
*subject to vary based on accessories included
Optimal Single point calibration
Na 0.1 – 60ppm 
K 0.05 – 100ppm 
Li 0.05 – 50ppm 
Ca 1.0 – 100ppm 

Multi Point Calibration
Na 0.1 – 1000ppm 
K 0.05 – 1000ppm 
Li 0.05 – 1000ppm 
Ca 1.0 – 1000ppm 
Reproducibility < 1% Coefficient of variability for 20 consecutive samples over ten minutes at concentrations of 100ppm or less. (After instrument stabilisation).
Specificity  Na/K/Li = <1% to each other when equal in concentration at <100ppm
Limit of detection (LOD) and
limit of quantification (LOQ) 
Na – 0.03ppm
K – 0.02ppm
Li – 0.02ppm
Ca – 0.3ppm
Na – 0.1ppm
K – 0.05ppm
Li – 0.05ppm
Ca – 1ppm
Time to stability  Less than 15 seconds after sample is introduced into the flame.
Ions measured   Simultaneous measurement of model specific elements
Interfaces   USB
0-2.5 volt output (based on sample concentration linked to element of users choice)
Optional 4-20mA output in place of the above
Optional integrated printer
.csv and .pdf generated reports and files via FP-PC software
Recommended minimum warm up time based on ambient temperature   21ºC – 25 minutes     
Power requirements    100V – 250V AC at 50 or 60Hz automatically selecting 
Fuel requirement     Propane, Butane or Natural Gas* regulated to 19Bar. Flow rate of 0.4l/min
Fuel requirement     Propane, Butane or Natural Gas* regulated to 19Bar. Flow rate of 0.4l/min
*with modifications. BWB Technologies recommends either Propane or Butane for optimum results.
Readout   5" colour capacitive touch screen display


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