Laser diffraction particle size analysis – launch of Malvern Mastersizer 3000E

Malvern Instruments has recently released the Mastersizer 3000E, for entry level laser diffraction particle size analysis.

It is ideal for those customers who do not need the advanced functionality that the Mastersizer 3000 offers and is available in two different configurations:

Mastersizer 3000E Basic

  • Particle size range from 0.1 – 1000µm
  • Manual dispersion units only
  • Basic software, with updates and bug fixes only
  • Anytime upgrade option to Mastersizer 3000E Extended

Mastersizer 3000E Extended

  • Automated wet sample dispersion units supported
  • All the advanced software functionality offered with the Mastersizer 3000, including updates, bug fixes and upgrades

To find out more about it, and listen to Paul Kippax talk about how to measure particle size using laser diffraction, view this webinar.

MS 3000E
MS 3000E

The New Wilks InfraCal 2 released at Pittcon 2013


The Wilks InfraCal 2, used for oil in water analysis, offers an easy and reliable method of performing quality control on a production line, complying with environmental regulations or doing repetitive analysis.

 The new intuitive touch screen display on InfraCal 2 is ideal for non-technical users, providing many features not available with the basic InfraCal model:

  • Increased sensitivity / performance
  • Touch screen intuitive display
  • Multiple calibration
  • Up to 4 wavelengths possible
  • Internal data logging
  • Alarm functions
  • Security / password protection
  • Data transfer capabilities
  • Optional internal battery pack