The Vicat Needle Apparatus -QualiSet units are to determine the initial and final setting time of cement, mortar pastes and gypsum according to DIN 1164/ EN 196 / BS 4550/ ASTM C187-191 EN 480-2 / DIN 1168 / Test method B EN 12379-2 / ASTM C472-99.
Qualitest offers extensive range of advanced Cement testing equipment such as Vicat Apparatus.
Automatic Vicat Setting Time Determination testers for Cement and Mortars with one or Multiple measuring station.
The Automatic Single Station Vicat Needle apparatus, designed and manufactured using the most recent and sophisticated technology, is used for the initial and final setting time determination of cement or mortar.
The early setting is usual measured with the penetrometers or the Vicat apparatus. This kind of measurement has some disadvantages.
Gillmore Apparatus is designed to determine the setting time of cement.
Water Vapour Permeability Test Cell is designed to determine the water vapour permeability of hardened rendering and plastering mortars.