Compact Arc Melter MAM-1, Made in Germany by Edmund Buhler,  MSE Supplies

Compact Arc Melter MAM-1, Made in Germany by Edmund Buhler

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The mini arc melting furnace MAM-1 is for melting up to 20 grams samples. It is for use in a lab. This model is the most widely used laboratory arc melter in the world because of its trusted performance and reliability. Made in Germany by Edmund Buhler.

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Quantity: 5-20 g per charge
Temperature: up to 3500 °C, depending on quantity
Generator: built in
Connection: 230 V / 50/60 Hz (different voltage on request)
Crucible plate: standard crucible plate or customized crucible plates
Options: Special cold crucible (suction casting), Vacuum pump, Turbomulecular pumping system HVT52/G, High vacuum gauge, Water flow control, Recirculating chiller



Designed for melting samples of approx. 5-20 g up to 3500°C,
sufficient for most laboratory purposes

Small melting chamber ensures fast evacuation and low gas consumption

Freely movable, water-cooled electrode

Dismountable, water-cooled copper crucible plate with trough-shaped moulds

Crucible plates with customized moulds on request

Reliable, contactless ignition of the arc

Powerful arc melting generator, integrated in the housing

Pressure manometer and valves for evacuation and gas inlet into the arc melting chamber

Small roughing pump (can be built in) or turbomolecular pumping system (stand-alone unit)
for evacuation of the melting chamber

Safety functions:
Protection against over-temperature,
eye protection

Dimensions: (w x d x h): 430 x 650 x 750 mm

Connection : 230 V / 50/60 Hz / 1-phase