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CANNON Instrument Company - Manual Glass Viscometers

CANNON Instrument Company® has been making glass capillary viscometers since 1938. We offer a variety of glass capillary viscometers because no single viscometer is ideally suited to every application. (read more)

CANNON Instrument Company - Density meters for research applications.

Densitometers precisely and easily determine the density of a variety of liquids including pharmaceutical and petroleum products, biofuels, food and beverages, chemicals, consumer products, cosmetics and more. (read more)

CANNON Instrument Company - Automated flash point testers

Through partnerships, CANNON is proud to offer several types of automated flash point testers to suit a variety of testing needs. Our automated flash point testers include the Abel closed cup, Tagclosed cup, Pensky-Martens closed cup, Cleveland open cup and six-position Cleveland open cup flash point testers. (read more)

CANNON Instrument Company - Digital Vacuum Regulators

Common Applications

  • Asphalt cement
  • Asphalt binders
(read more)
CANNON Instrument Company - Constant Temperature Baths

CANNON constant temperature baths range from thermoelectrically cooled low-temperature models to reliable and safe high-temperature units. All CANNON baths satisfy the requirements of ASTM D445. (read more)

CANNON Instrument Company - High Temperature (HTHS) Viscosity Standards

CANNON high temperature viscosity standards are produced in accordance with ASTM D5481, Apparent Viscosity at High-Temperature and High-Shear Rate by Multicell Capillary Viscometer and ASTM D4741, Viscosity at High Temperature and High Shear Rate by Tapered Plug Viscometer. (read more)

CANNON Instrument Company - CONTROLLED RATE ROTATIONAL RHEOMETER

BLACK PEARL is ideal for investigating the mixing, stirring and process flow characteristics of fluid systems (read more)

CANNON Instrument Company - DUAL BATH KINEMATIC VISCOMETER

CAV® 4.2 is a fully automated, dual-bath, benchtop viscometer with two 14-position sample handlers for unattended D445 processing. Each of the two Ubbelohdestyle tubes (one per bath) covers a 100fold viscosity range at values between 0.5 mm2/s (cSt) and 10,000 mm2/s (cSt) from 15 °C to 150 °C (read more)

CANNON Instrument Company - Automated, single-bath laboratory viscometer

Common Applications

  • Formulated oil analysis
  • Hydraulic oil analysis
  • Additive analysis
  • Marine fuel testing
  • Base stock analysis
  • Light and heavy fuel testing
  • Waxes/paraffin
  • Crude oil testing
  • Glycols
(read more)
CANNON Instrument Company - CCS-2100 cold-cranking simulator

The automated CCS-2100 is a cold-cranking simulator for measuring apparent viscosity of engine oils from –35 °C to –5 °C. Automated sample loading, operation and solvent-free cleaning permit unattended processing of up to 30 samples at one time.

Common Applications

  • Engine oils
  • Lubricating oils <.../li>
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CANNON Instrument Company - AUTOMATED COLD-CRANKING SIMULATOR

The automated CCS-2100LT is a coldcranking simulator for measuring apparent viscosity of engine oils from –40 °C to –5 °C. Automated sample loading, operation and solvent-free cleaning permit unattended processing of up to 30 samples at one time
(read more)

CANNON Instrument Company - Semi-automated mini-rotary viscometer

The CMRV-4500 is a semi-automated mini-rotary viscometer for measuring lowtemperature pumping viscosity from –5 °C to –40 °C. It has 9 test cells and is thermoelectricallycooled via an external air/water heat exchanger. (read more)

CANNON Instrument Company - MINI-ROTARY VISCOMETER

For Low Temperature Pumping Viscosity of Engine Oils ASTM D4684, ASTM D3829, ASTM D6821*, ASTM D6896, SAE J300 (read more)

CANNON Instrument Company - ASPHALT DIGITAL PADDLE VISCOMETER; 115 V

DPV® Asphalt 115V is an automated, rotational digital paddle viscometer for measuring the dynamic viscosity of non-homogeneous materials such as emulsified asphalts, marine fuels, residual oils and slurries at 40 °C, 50 °C, 80 °C and 100 °C. The DPV Asphalt provides an automated alternative to older, labor-intensive and less precise methods (read more)

CANNON Instrument Company - ASPHALT DIGITAL PADDLE VISCOMETER; 230V

For Dynamic Viscosity of Non-Homogenous Materials including Emulsified Asphalts ASTM (D7226, D2397, D977) and AASHTO Provisional Standards for Emulsions (read more)

CANNON Instrument Company - Electromagnetically Spinning Viscometer

The Ideal Viscometer for very small samples and other demanding viscosity measurements (read more)

CANNON Instrument Company - Upgrade your lab with Automated testing

Cannon Instrument Company offers a full line of automated viscometers and rheometers - from portable to benchtop, with applications ranging from petroleum and cosmetics to polymer and asphalt. Increase reliability, save time and money and lower operating costs, all while enjoying the backing of CANNON’s world-class technical support. (read more)

CANNON Instrument Company - Automated demulsibility tester

Common Applications

  • Lubricants and turbine oils
  • Compressor oils and engine oils
  • Synthetic fluids used in hydraulic and mechanic systems
  • Marine fuels/lubricants
(read more)
CANNON Instrument Company - Oil Glycol Waxes Additives & Fuel Analysis: VIDEO

Test kinematic viscosity of transparent and opaque liquids with this automated, dual bath, benchtop viscometer. The CAV® 4.2 is fully automated, versatile, easy to install and maintain and reduces consumable costs. See the video (read more)

CANNON Instrument Company - Viscosity - White Papers, Glossary & Equations

The viscosity of a fluid is a measure of its resistance to gradual deformation by shear stress or tensile stress. It is a measure of the resistance of flow due to internal friction when one layer of fluid is caused to move in relationship to another layer. (read more)

CANNON Instrument Company - Precision for new automated ASTM D2983 procedure D

CANNON's compact, economical, environmentally-friendly TESC-2983 (thermoelectric sample conditioner) viscometer provides outstanding precision for the new ASTM D2983 automated procedure D, conditioning/testing process for low temperature viscosity of lubricants, and more. (read more)

CANNON Instrument Company - Fully automated thermal conditioning and testing

CANNON CEO Patrick Maggi discusses the TESC-2983 thermoelectric sample conditioner for method ASTM D2983 procedure D and more. (read more)

CANNON Instrument Company - Thermoelectric Sample Conditioner System

Common Applications

  • Gear oils
  • Automatic transmission fluids
  • Torque and tractor fluids
  • Industrial and automotive hydraulic oils
  • Industrial lubricants
  • Other fluids where low-temperature viscosity is critical
(read more)
News articles and press releases for CANNON Instrument Company:

07/09/2019

Cannon Instrument Company announces the TESC-2983 for use in the new ASTM D2983 automated Procedure D.

01/31/2018

CANNON announced today that the Tanaka MPC-102S and MPC-102L can now be used to determine cloud point for diesel fuel oils as described in the ASTM D7683, “Test Method for Cloud Point of Petroleum Products and Liquid Fuels (Small Test Jar Method)”

12/05/2017

We can't wait to reconnect with all our industry friends and partners this week as we host a reception on December 6th for the ASTM convention attendees.

11/14/2017

We are pleased to announce that CANNON has been reaccredited by A2LA for ISO 17025:2005 and ISO Guide 34 manufacture of reference materials.

02/16/2017

CANNON Instrument Company introduces new addition to the miniAV® family of viscometers.

08/08/2016

Labs are sometimes under the mistaken impression that modern, automated viscometers that use shorter capillary tubes are out of compliance with ASTM D445/ASTM D446.

07/26/2016

ASTM INTERNATIONAL BOARD OF DIRECTORS HONORS CANNON INSTRUMENT COMPANY® PRESIDENT PATRICK MAGGI WITH AWARD OF MERIT

04/13/2016

CANNON Instrument Company has expanded its instrument offering to include a new handheld densitometer for affordable and convenient density and specific gravity measurement.

03/24/2016

CANNON Instrument Company, a leading manufacturer of viscosity measurement products, is planning to give away one of its SimpleVIS® portable viscometers at Noria’s 2016 Reliable Plant Conference & Exhibition.