Disintegration Tester

Disintegration Testing

In pharmaceutical industry, disintegration is an essential test performed for testing disintegration capability of tablets and capsules etc as per pharmacopoeial standards like USP, BP and IP etc. Each pharmacopoeia standard has its own set of standards and specifies disintegration tests of its own.

The aim of this test is to monitor quality of different dosage forms and their performance through evaluating the time a formulation (tablet or capsule) takes to completely disintegrate. If disintegration time is found too high, it is considered that the tablet is highly compressed or the capsule shell gelatin is not adhering to pharmacopoeial quality. This test is also done to check consistency and uniformity of batches; if any kind of inconsistency is found and the samples fail to provide adequate results, appropriate actions can be taken on the basis of these results.

Disintegration Tester

Disintegration Tester

Our disintegration systems have been designed to provide highly accurate tablets and capsules disintegration test results in full compliance with current pharmacopoeial standards such as USP and IP etc. These disintegration test apparatus guarantee maximum efficiency and consistent results, while complying with the steadily increasing demands of pharmaceutical research laboratories. Our PXDT is a smart disintegration tester that uses modern technology technical system to provide superior results ensuring good quality research superior quality of production.

Two batches of six tablets can be simultaneously tested with this instrument. Touch key pad is smooth to push, provides a convenient interface while entering numeric values. 4 lines LCD display with backlit displays various test parameters. This instrument has the facility to store up to 200 samples of 20 different test setups, which are retained in the memory even after machine is switched-off. A provision of printing facility is given as option, dot matrix printer can be attached to take print out of stored setups and test results.

This unit is provided with complete set of accessories including 1000 ml 2 glass beakers, acrylic tank with cover plate, 2 USP baskets with 6 tubes and 6 guided discs, external temperature sensor and a cover to keep the machine dust proof when not in use. In addition, this system combines facilities of uniform heating system and dual channel temperature system to monitor temperature of disintegration beaker as well as water bath.

Features
Uniform heating system USP and IP compliant design
Alphanumeric LCD display Memory up to 200 samples of 20 setups
Optional printer facility Audio visual system indicators

Specifications
Model PX/DTA-1901
Speed 55 mm. 30 ± 1 strokes per minute
Resolution 1 Sec - 99 Minutes
Temperature Range 20°C - 40°C
Temperature Accuracy ± 0.2°C
Temperature Control Microprocessor based (PT100/Semiconductor Sensor)
Reaction Beaker 2 Nos. 1000 ml
Memory Up to 200 samples of 20 different test setups
Display 20 x 4 line alphanumeric LCD display with backlit
Printer Provision for Dot Matrix Printer (Printer machine optional)
Heater 1 KW
Power 230 V ± 10% AC, 50 Hz
Dimensions 365 x 350 x 495 mm (L x B x H) (Approx.)
Weight 9 Kg (Approx.)
Accessories - Main Unit with Acrylic Tank and Rectangular Cover Plate
- Reaction Vessel - capacity 1000 ml - 2 Nos.
- Two USP Baskets with 6 Tubes and 6 guided Discs, each
- External Temperature Sensor
- Dust Cover

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Working and demonstration of Disintegration Test Apparatus