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The new PTG-S5 is now available! The automated powder flow analyzer offers new features such as an integrated PC with a large color touch screen supporting multi-touch running an embedded Microsoft Windows® 10 system. The PTG-S5 also comes with a completely new user interface to run your analyses and to store your data.
The new PTG-S5 comes with nifty new features
New and improved design – new designed keyboard for the balance and new frame for the touch screen
The PTG-S5 measures the flow behavior of granules and powders in compliance with the EP [2.9.36], EP [2.9.16], USP  Pharmacopoeia and ISO 4324 standards. The powder flow analyzer determines the powder flow time, the powder cone angle of the collected powder mound, the weight and the volume of the powder cone.
It has been estimated that over 50% of the materials used in all industrial applications were at some stage in a powder form. These powders need to be transported, injected, propelled and be able to pass through various process stages before they achieve their final form. This final form may be a tablet, a suspension or indeed a powder formulation. The need to be able to measure, control or test for reproducible powder flow has been well established in many industrial applications. Powder flow characteristics are important for:
The previous model PTG-S4 is now discontinued. We will continue to offer spare parts and support for PTG-S4 instruments for 10 years from now.