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Technical Specifications

Measurement Specifications
Typical duration of measurement
PARIO Classic: 8 h
PARIO Plus: 3 h
Particle size
Range: 2.0000 – 63.0000 μm
Approximate error in mass fraction detection
PARIO Classic: ±3 %
PARIO Plus: ±1 %
Estimation of clay content
Derived from integrated particle mass in effluent
Estimation of sand fraction
Sand fraction estimated by sieve data
Pressure measurement
Accuracy: ±1.0000 Pa
Resolution: ±0.1000 Pa
Measurement interval
10 s
Typical particle mass
25−50 g per 1-L suspension
Communication Specifications
Computer compatibility
Microsoft Windows 10
Power requirements
USB 5 V/100 mA
Physical Specifications
Cable type
USB 2.0; 500 mA for receiving port
Glass cylinder
Height: 450.0000 mm (17.7 in)
Diameter: Inner: 59.0 mm (2.3 in)
Outer: 67.5 mm (2.7 in)
Volume: 1,000 cm³ (61.0 in³)
Material: Borosilicate glass 3.3
PARIO device
Height: 293.0000 mm (9.1 in)
Diameter: 80.0000 mm (3.2 in)
Material: Polyoxymethylene plastic (POM) and stainless steel
Volume of suspension
1000.0000 mL
Maximum tolerable temperature change during measurement
±2 °C
Required external measurements
PARIO Classic: Content of organic matter (if OC is destroyed)
Sand fractions (from wet sieving)
Mass of dispersion salt in total suspension volume
PARIO Plus: Mass of dry matter in discharged subsample
Sand fractions (from wet sieving)
Mass of dispersion salt in total suspension volume
Operating temperature
Minimum: 15 °C
Typical: 20 °C
Maximum: 35 °C
Other compatible software
PARIO result files are compatible with the interface of LASTRADA laboratory software (Sieving and Sedimentation module)
Product awards
Winner of the Red Dot Design Award
Manufactured under ISO 9001:2015
EM ISO/IEC 17050:2010 (CE Mark)