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  • Snack Food Analyzer | NIR Analyzer

    Phoenix 5000 NIR Snack Food Analyzer 30 Second Analysis for Moisture, Fat, Seasoning & FFA The Phoenix 5000 Snack Food Analyzer offers snack food manufacturers fast, at-line and lab analysis to optimize production, minimize costs and ensure a consistent product. ​ ​ Monitor and confirm quality for incoming ingredients Monitor oil and moisture after fryer or oven Ensure a consistent amount of seasoning Determine oil quality Confirm the quality of finished product Download Brochure Request More Information Best Performance The Phoenix 5000 delivers the best in reliability, precision, and accuracy by utilizing a scanning monochromator, the most trusted NIR tecnology for producing consistent products. Easy to Use Software The Phoenix 5000's software utilizes color coded buttons and tabs to allow operators to learn and use the instrument easily. Flexible Data Handling Operators can export results to Excel, LIMS, or modbus. Custom reports can be designed to generate COA's directly on the Phoenix 5000. Designed for Transferrability The Phoenix 5000 has configurable wavelength resolutions of 0.5, 1 and 2 nm. This allows us to transfer customer legacy databases from other NIR instruments to the Phoenix 5000 in minutes. Made in the USA Every Phoenix 5000 instrument is manufactured at our company headquarters in Jessup, MD. Explore the Phoenix 5000 Optimizing Production with the Phoenix 5000 Ingredients Test moisture, oil and protein to confirm that are within spec. Extruder Control moisture in extruded product. Oven / Fryer Monitor moisture and oil after the oven. Tumbler Ensure a consistent level of seasoning and coating. Finished Product Confirm that finished product is within spec Frying Oil Quality Test FFA and peroxide value in frying oil to determine oil quality. Only The Phoenix 5000 employs a sample handling system that scans more than 90% of the sample within the sample cup. ​ Other NIR systems only rotate the cup which scans less than 20% of the sample. ​ The Phoenix 5000's advanced sampling system is able to move the sample cup both laterally and rotationally which increases the total area scanned and improves accuracy, repeatability and precision. Phoenix 5000's Scan Area Other NIR Instruments' Scan Area Minimize Sampling Error Want to Know More?

  • Legacy NIR Support | Blue Sun Scientific

    Service and Support for FOSS™ 5000/6500 Welcome to Caltest Services, the service and support arm of Blue Sun Scientific. Since 1997, we have offered consulting and application support for a wide variety of NIR Instrument platforms to ensure the success of your NIR program.. ​ Our in-house staff of FOSS™ 5000/6500 experts can repair , calibrate and monitor your NIR Instrument to ensure confidence in its results. We also offer a full range of calibration services from new calibrations, to updates and adjustments. ​ Although FOSS™ discontinued service and support for this very popular NIR instrument, we continue to repair, service and recondition them using our own supply of parts and personnel. Additionally, our ongoing monitoring program includes software solutions to help with daily diagnostic checks and Sample Result management, along with regular reports on both calibration and instrument performances. ​ Help Desk and Contact Information Our support staff is ready to assist with all of your NIR needs. ​ Read More > Preventative Maintenance Extend your NIR instrument's life and be confident in your results. ​ Read More > Training and Education Grow your NIR knowledge with instrument and software training. ​ Coming Soon Calibration Development Improve your existing calibrations and develop new ones. ​ Read More > Ongoing Monitoring Services Ensure the health of your instrument and protect your data ​ Read More > Instrument Service and Repair Improve your existing calibrations and develop new ones. ​ Read More > Parts and Consumables Sample cups, lamps and more for Blue Sun, FOSS and Unity NIR instruments. ​ Read More >

  • Spice Analyzer | NIR Analyzer

    Phoenix 5000 NIR Spice Analyzer Moisture, Oil, Volatile Oil, Ash, Peperine and Sugar The Phoenix 5000 Tobacco Analyzer offers tobacco manufacturers fast, at-line and lab analysis to optimize production, minimize costs and ensure a consistent product. ​ ​ Control moisture for incoming raw materials Optimize blending to ensure consistent VO levels Confirm moisture, oil and VO for consistent finished product Download Brochure Request More Information Best Performance The Phoenix 5000 delivers the best in reliability, precision, and accuracy by utilizing a scanning monochromator, the most trusted NIR tecnology for producing consistent products. Easy to Use Software The Phoenix 5000's software utilizes color coded buttons and tabs to allow operators to learn and use the instrument easily. Flexible Data Handling Operators can export results to Excel, LIMS, or modbus. Custom reports can be designed to generate COA's directly on the Phoenix 5000. Designed for Transferrability The Phoenix 5000 has configurable wavelength resolutions of 0.5, 1 and 2 nm. This allows us to transfer customer legacy databases from other NIR instruments to the Phoenix 5000 in minutes. Made in the USA Every Phoenix 5000 instrument is manufactured at our company headquarters in Jessup, MD. Explore the Phoenix 5000 Only The Phoenix 5000 employs a sample handling system that scans more than 90% of the sample within the sample cup. ​ Other NIR systems only rotate the cup which scans less than 20% of the sample. ​ The Phoenix 5000's advanced sampling system is able to move the sample cup both laterally and rotationally which increases the total area scanned and improves accuracy, repeatability and precision. Phoenix 5000's Scan Area Other NIR Instruments' Scan Area Minimize Sampling Error Want to Know More?

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  • Remote Support | Blue Sun Scientific

    Remote Support Get Remote Support Quickly Enter the Session ID your Blue Sun Technical Manager has provided to you to begin your remote support session.

  • Calibration Services | Blue Sun Scientific

    Calibration Development Caltest Services has over 20 years of experience developing calibration spanning a wide variety of products and NIR Instrument Platforms. You can choose from our vast library of product calibrations and let us customize a calibration to your application. We also can update your existing calibration to accommodate switching reference lab, switching Instrument platforms, new sample prep methodology and/or crop/production year variation. We provide detailed plots and evaluation of your calibration improvement process. We also include a grade report with two separate grading systems, to give you as accurate of a picture of your calibration's performance as is possible, allowing you to have complete confidence in your calibration.

  • SoxROC Extraction Unit | Blue Sun Scientific

    SoxROC Automated Hot Solvent Instrument SoxROC Extraction Unit The OPSIS LiquidLINE SoxROC Extraction Unit is an automated hot solvent instrument that can extract fat according to official methods. The instrument is based on Randall and Twisselmann techniques, using hot solvent and a closed system to reduce extraction time versus manual Soxhlet. The SoxROC follows officially approved methods for fat extraction. The SoxROC is designed to be flexible and is therefore also capable of extractions using other solvents and samples. Available in 2 and 6 position models. Batch Handling ​ The SoxRoc's innovative batch handling improves lab efficiency while promoting operator safety. ​ The SoxRoc uses a single tray to hold all sample cups, making sample preparation, loading and unloading fast and easy. ​ The thimbles always remain in the cup to reduce the risk of spilling solvents onto the hot plate. Add Flexibility. Add Safety. Unique control of solvent removal adds flexibility for different applications. Security with high standard against dust, liquids and explosives. All valves close to solvents are ATEX classified. Operator safety is important and the SoxROC is equipped with protection shield, closed addition of solvents, and easy removal of recovered solvents. Reduce Time. Reduce Errors. With SoxROC, you can extract as many as 42 samples per day with no loss in precision or accuracy. Automation of all extraction steps and an innovative batch handling reduces risk for errors. Typically up to five times faster than the classical Soxhlet technique. Reduce Costs ​ Unique sealing system with more than 90% recovery reduces cost for solvents and efficient water cooling reduce water consumption.A large selection of seals, cups and standard thimbles reduces costs when changing between applications and solvents. One single compact system without wires or computers reduces costs for installation and operation. Additional Resources SoxRoc Extraction Unit Brochure Request More Information If you would like more inforamtion on the SoxRoc Extraction Unit or if you have questions about a specific application, please fill out the form below and a solutions manager will reply to you shortly.

  • Eagle 1200 Grain Analyzer | NIR Analyzer

    Eagles 1200 Grain Analyzer Rapid Analysis for Barley, Corn,Wheat & Soybean The Eagle 1200 is an ideal solution for payment by grain handlers and grain processors. ​ Grains, oilseeds and pulses can all be tested quickly, easily and accurately for payment, segregation and raw material quality control. ​ Most can be analyzed directly without any sample preparation and provide correct results regardless of weather. ​ The Eagle 1200 (patent pending) is a whole grain analyzer utilizing NIR transmittance technology to analyze multiple parameters, such as protein and moisture, on a range of grains and oilseeds. Download Brochure Request More Information Receival Determine correct payment Accurately segregate Transport Delivery Confirm COAs on delivery Avoid return of delivered products Optimize blending Operation Pour 2-1/2 cups of whole grain into the hopper funnel then press the SCAN button located on the touchscreen display. The sample is automatically fed, scanned and dumped into a sample drawer and values are displayed in 45 seconds or less.

  • Tobacco Analyzer | NIR Analyzer

    Phoenix 5000 NIR Tobacco Analyzer 30 Second Analysis for Moisture, Oven Volatiles, Sugars, Menthol, Nitrate, Chloride, Ammonia, Glycerine, Propylene Glycol The Phoenix 5000 Tobacco Analyzer offers tobacco manufacturers fast, at-line and lab analysis to optimize production, minimize costs and ensure a consistent product. ​ ​ Control moisture and quality for incoming tobacco Analyze moisture and oven volatiles during oven Determine sugars in all tobacco products Determine nicotine levels to meet specifications Download Brochure Request More Information Best Performance The Phoenix 5000 delivers the best in reliability, precision, and accuracy by utilizing a scanning monochromator, the most trusted NIR tecnology for producing consistent products. Easy to Use Software The Phoenix 5000's software utilizes color coded buttons and tabs to allow operators to learn and use the instrument easily. Flexible Data Handling Operators can export results to Excel, LIMS, or modbus. Custom reports can be designed to generate COA's directly on the Phoenix 5000. Designed for Transferrability The Phoenix 5000 has configurable wavelength resolutions of 0.5, 1 and 2 nm. This allows us to transfer customer legacy databases from other NIR instruments to the Phoenix 5000 in minutes. Made in the USA Every Phoenix 5000 instrument is manufactured at our company headquarters in Jessup, MD. Explore the Phoenix 5000 Only The Phoenix 5000 employs a sample handling system that scans more than 90% of the sample within the sample cup. ​ Other NIR systems only rotate the cup which scans less than 20% of the sample. ​ The Phoenix 5000's advanced sampling system is able to move the sample cup both laterally and rotationally which increases the total area scanned and improves accuracy, repeatability and precision. Phoenix 5000's Scan Area Other NIR Instruments' Scan Area Minimize Sampling Error Want to Know More?

  • Steroglass | Blue Sun Scientific

    Wine Analysis by Steroglass Steroglass mission has been to produce the most advanced, reliable and cost-effective laboratory instruments for the wine industry. Based in Italy, they draw on decades of experience to provide innovative wine solutions to laboratories worldwide. ​ Here at Blue Sun Scientific, we are proud to be the official USA distributor for all Steroglass products which include multi-parameter analyzers, titrators and cold stability analyzers. Hyperlab Smart The Hyperlab Smart, multi-parameter analyzer, is an automated enzymatic wine analyzer. It can analyze wine using our enzymatic kits according to official methods Its compact size fits in all size labs. ​ View Product > Hyperlab Plus The Hyperlab Plus, multi-parameter analyzer, is an automated enzymatic wine analyzer. It can analyze wine using our enzymatic kits according to official methods Its robust size allows for high throughput analysis for wineries with demanding workloads. . ​ View Product > FlowSys SO2 Analyzer The Flowsys SO2 analyzer is a high-throughput dedicated SO2 analyzer. It is designed for labs that require a large number of tests. ​ ​ View Product > Automatic Flash Automatic Titrator The Automatic Flash Titrator analyzes wine for pH, acidity and SO2. ​ View Product >

  • Easychem 200 | Discrete Analyzer | Blue Sun Scientific

    Easychem 200 Multi-Parameter Discrete Analyzer The Easychem 200 is a high throughput discrete analyzer designed for labs that need to increase productivity and minimize costs while analyzing water, soil and plant tissue. ​ ​ 60 Sample Capacity Up to 200 tests per hour Test each sample for multiple parameters Fully automated - Simply program your worklist and walk away. Export Results to Excel, LIMS or shared drive Easy to use - No scientific background required ​ Download Brochure Request More Info Easy Operation ​ Daily operation of the Easychem 200 is simple. Worklists can be programmed in minutes. S imply enter the sample information and select which chemistries are to be performed. Press play and the Easychem 200 will run unattended for up to 720 tests. Highly Automated ​ The Easychem 200 offers a highly automated solution that allows operators to program their daily worklist and then leave the instrument to run unattended as they perform other duties around the laboratory. ​ Start up and Shut Down Calibration Curves Pre or Post Dilutions QC checks Weight and Moisture Corrrections Reagent and Instrument Monitoring Data export Multiple Reagent Positionss ​ The Easychem 200 has up to 27 reagent positions. This allows for multiple chemistries to be run in parallel. The reagent tray is refrigerated to extend the life of the reagents. Each tests uses microliters of reagents which can be a large cost savings over traditional flow instruments or manual testing. Automated Calibration Calibration curves can be automatically generated from a known standard. All calibration information is automatically saved for traceability and can be exported into reports for auditing purposes. Cost Saving Wash Station ​ The Easychem 200's integrated wash station improves throughput, reduces costs and waste and frees operator time. After an analysis is performed, the reaction cuvette undergoes a five stage cleaning and QC check. This eliminates the need for reusable cuvettes which can save thousands of dollars each year compared to other popular discrete analyzers. Preprogrammed Methods The Easychem 200 is preprogammed with EPA approved methods for a variety of sample types including wastewater, fresh water, seawater, brackish water, soils, and plant tissues. ​ A listing of the most common parameters can be found below. Sample Volume: 2-300µl, precision 1% at 10µl Reagent Volume: 5-350 µl, precision < 1% at 250µl Reaction Volume (Sample+ reagent volume, µL): 220-350 Automatic programmable pre or post dilution for each sample Maximum test per hour: 200 Main Detector: Colorimetric, temperature controlled; halogen lamp extended UV emission; automated zero settings;accuracy +/- 1% from 0 to 2.5 O.D.; linearity better than 0.5%; noise <+/- 2m Abs. At 340 nm 2.5 O.D.. Samples Rack: Removable 60-position rack Reagents Rack: Removable 27-position reagent rack, fits with 27 mL reagent bottles Dosing Syringe: 368 microliters syringe with 0.14 l resolution; Zero automatic setting; Accuracy +/- 0.5% from 2 to 350 uL Washing Station : 6 dispensing needles for washing solution, 6 sucking needles, 1 drying needle, 8 washing cycles for each cuvette Reaction Cuvette: 80 BIONEX® cuvettes replaceable singularly, over 20.000 tests Reading Methods: End point: mono o bichromatic; End Point differential (Sample blank correction); Kinetic Dimensions: L x D x H: 60cm x 67cm x40cm Weight: 32kg Explore the Easychem 200 Water Parameters Alkalinity Ammonia Boron Calcium Chloride Chlorine Free Chlorine Total Chromium IV Color Copper Diss Cyanide* Fluoride* Hardness Hydrazine Iron Diss Lead Diss Magnesium Monochloramine Nickel Diss Nitrate NO2 + NO3 Nitrite TN (persulfate)* TN (TKN)* Phenolics* Phosphate TP (TKP)* TP (persulfate)* Silica Sulfide Sulfate Urea And more... Soil Parameters Copper as Cu(I+II)- Acid-extractable Nitrate as N-NO3 - CaCl2 extractable Total Phosphorus as P - Kjeldahl Iron as Fe(II+III)- Acid-extractable Phosphorus as P-PO4 -CaCl2 extractable Magnesium as Mg(II) P (BSES-P) as P-PO4 -Acid extractable Silicon as Si - CaCl2 extractable Phosphorus as P-PO4–Olsen extractable Silicon as Si – Acid extractable Sulphate as SO42- - CaCl2 extractable Phosphorus as P-PO4 - Sorption Zinc as Zn(II)- Acid extractable Calcium as Ca(II) Total Kjeldahl Nitrogen as N-NH3 Phosphorus (Bray) as P-PO4 - Available Colwell-extractable P as P-PO4 Total Protein Ammonia as N-NH3- CaCl2 extractable Ammonia as N-NH3 – KCl extractable Chloride as Cl- - Water extractable Boron as B(III) -CaCl2 extractable Nitrate as N-NO3 – KCl extractable Nitrate as N-NO3 – Water extractable Additional Resources Easychem 200 Brochure Method Detection Limits Blue Sun Guarantee Discrete Analyzer Technology Comparison Introduction to Direct Read Technology

  • Dairy Analyzer | NIR Analyzer | Blue Sun Scientific

    Phoenix 5000 NIR Dairy Analyzer 30 Second Analysis for Moisture/Total Solids, Fat & Protein The Phoenix 5000 Dairy Analyzer offers dairy processor fast, at-line and laboratory analysis to optimize production, minimize costs and ensure a consistent high quality product. ​ ​ Monitor and control moisture in powders Monitor fat and moisture in butter Analyze whey to optimize production Optimize moisture, fat and protein in cheese making ​ Download Brochure Request More Information Best Performance The Phoenix 5000 delivers the best in reliability, precision, and accuracy by utilizing a scanning monochromator, the most trusted NIR tecnology for producing consistent products. Easy to Use Software The Phoenix 5000's software utilizes color coded buttons and tabs to allow operators to learn and use the instrument easily. Flexible Data Handling Operators can export results to Excel, LIMS, or modbus. Custom reports can be designed to generate COA's directly on the Phoenix 5000. Designed for Transferrability The Phoenix 5000 has configurable wavelength resolutions of 0.5, 1 and 2 nm. This allows us to transfer customer legacy databases from other NIR instruments to the Phoenix 5000 in minutes. Made in the USA Every Phoenix 5000 instrument is manufactured at our company headquarters in Jessup, MD. Explore the Phoenix 5000 Optimizing Cheese Production with the Phoenix 5000 Ice Cream Raw Materials Test that they are within specifications. Powders Rapidly analyze powders for moisture and protein. In-Process Ensure a consistent product with in process testing of moisture, fat, FDB, salt and solids Finished Product Confirm finished product meets specifications and build COAs. Butter Only The Phoenix 5000 employs a sample handling system that scans more than 90% of the sample within the sample cup. ​ Other NIR systems only rotate the cup which scans less than 20% of the sample. ​ The Phoenix 5000's advanced sampling system is able to move the sample cup both laterally and rotationally which increases the total area scanned and improves accuracy, repeatability and precision. Phoenix 5000's Scan Area Other NIR Instruments' Scan Area Minimize Sampling Error Want to Know More?

  • Preventative Maintenance | Blue Sun Scientific

    Preventative Maintenance Consistent preventive maintenance visits ensure your NIR instruments last and continue to provide you with reliable data. ​ In some industries, they are required during audits or by customers who need to validate the efficacy of the instruments to ensure the NIR results are trustworthy. ​ While all major instrument companies offer this service, many choose to discontinue it on older instruments. However, in many instances, these instruments have many years of life left. ​ At Blue Sun Scientific, we believe that service should be available for the entire lifetime of the instrument. This is why we offer Preventative Maintenance and repair on legacy instrument models as well as our own. ​ To receive more information on our PM services or to schedule a PM visit, please fill out the form below.

  • Breakfast Cereal Analyzer | NIR Analyzer

    Phoenix 5000 NIR Breakfast Cereal Analyzer 30 Second Analysis for Moisture & Sugar The Phoenix 5000 Breakfast Cereal Analyzer offers cereal producers fast, at-line and laboratory analysis to optimize production, minimize costs and ensure a consistent high quality product. ​ Monitor and confirm quality for incoming ingredients Monitor oil and moisture after fryer or oven Ensure a consistent amount of sugar Confirm the quality of finished product ​ Download Brochure Request More Information Best Performance The Phoenix 5000 delivers the best in reliability, precision, and accuracy by utilizing a scanning monochromator, the most trusted NIR tecnology for producing consistent products. Easy to Use Software The Phoenix 5000's software utilizes color coded buttons and tabs to allow operators to learn and use the instrument easily. Flexible Data Handling Operators can export results to Excel, LIMS, or modbus. Custom reports can be designed to generate COA's directly on the Phoenix 5000. Designed for Transferrability The Phoenix 5000 has configurable wavelength resolutions of 0.5, 1 and 2 nm. This allows us to transfer customer legacy databases from other NIR instruments to the Phoenix 5000 in minutes. Made in the USA Every Phoenix 5000 instrument is manufactured at our company headquarters in Jessup, MD. Explore the Phoenix 5000 Only The Phoenix 5000 employs a sample handling system that scans more than 90% of the sample within the sample cup. ​ Other NIR systems only rotate the cup which scans less than 20% of the sample. ​ The Phoenix 5000's advanced sampling system is able to move the sample cup both laterally and rotationally which increases the total area scanned and improves accuracy, repeatability and precision. Phoenix 5000's Scan Area Other NIR Instruments' Scan Area Minimize Sampling Error Want to Know More?