BINDER MKF Series Environmental Simulation Chambers (MKF115, MKF240, MKF720)

BINDER MKF Series Environmental Simulation Chambers (MKF115, MKF240, MKF720)

 

Environmental simulation chamber for complex alternating climate profiles

A BINDER environmental simulation chamber of the MKF series is ideally suited for any cold and heat testing based on current temperature and climate testing testing methods according to DIN and IEC standards. The ease of operation and comprehensive standard equipment for this environmental simulation chamber ensures something special in use.

Advantages:
  • State-of-the-art reliability
  • User-friendly chamber interior
  • Comprehensive standard equipment
Areas of application:
  • Automotive
  • Electronics / Semiconductor Industry
  • Plastics Industry

 

FeaturesCustomer benefitsCharacteristics
APT.line™ climate technology
  • Same test conditions throughout the chamber interior
  • Independent of specimen size and quantity

APT.line™

  • Uniform circulation even under full load
  • Homogeneous climate conditions throughout test specimens
Humidification system and water supply
  • Minimal maintenance requirements
  • Simple, clean handling
  • Flexible water management
  • Fast response times

Vapor pressure humidification

  • Drift-free, capacitive humidity sensor for very accurately measured values
  • External water supply via tap or tank
  • Water treatment with BINDER PURE AQUA SERVICE
  • Sewage pump for discharges up to 1 m in height
Standard equipment
  • Very good price/performance ratio

Well equipped

  • Capacitive humidity sensor
  • Heated viewing window
  • LED illumination
  • Rugged chassis with rollers from 115 liters
  • Ethernet interface
Unit design
  • Minimum space requirements
  • Convenient, safe access
  • Easy assembly

Good use of space

  • Optimal ratio of usable space and footprint
  • All operator controls accessible from the front
  • Wide construction
Production
  • Reliable devices with long service lives
  • Short delivery times
  • Premium quality made in Germany
  • Highly automated series production (20,000 units per year)
  • High-quality materials, state-of-the-art production technology
Accessories and Services
  • Complete system from one source

Comprehensive product portfolio

  • Additional production lines with drying and vacuum chambers
  • Control and documentation software APT-COM™
  • BINDER Data Logger Kits
  • Water treatment with BINDER PURE AQUA SERVICE
  • Years of proven and recognized validation and documentation materials

 

Electronically controlled APT.line™ preheating chamber assuring temperature accuracy and reproducible results

  • Temperature range without humidity: -40 °C to 180 °C
  • Temperature range with humidity: 10 °C to 95 °C
  • Humidity range 10 % to 98 % RH
  • MCS controller with 25 storable programs of 100 sections each for a maximum of 500 program segments
  • User-friendly LCD screen
  • Integrated electronic chart recorder
  • Variety of options for the graphic display of process parameters
  • Real-time clock
  • Electronically controlled humidification and dehumidification system with capacitive humidity sensor and vapor pressure humidification
  • Integrated water storage tank
  • Heated viewing window with interior illumination
  • Programmable condensation protection for test material
  • Adjustable ramp function via program editor
  • 230 V power socket on the right-side operating panel
  • Independent adjustable temperature safety device Class 2 (DIN 12880) with visual and audible temperature alarm
  • 4 potential-free relay outputs that can be activated via MCS controller
  • Ethernet interface for use with optional GMP/GLP and FDA guideline 21 CFR Part 11 compliant APT-COM™ DataControlSystem software
  • BINDER Communication software APT-COM™ 3 Basic Edition
  • Access port Ø 50 mm, left side
  • 4 castors (2 with brakes)
  • Stainless steel rack included
  • BINDER test confirmation
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    MKF 115 (E3.1)
      Exterior dimensions
    Width (mm) 1000
    Height (incl. castors) (mm) 1725
    Depth (incl. cable and door handle) (mm) 915
    Wall clearance rear (mm) 300
    Wall clearance side (mm) 200
    Viewing window width (mm) 288
    Viewing window height (mm) 222
    Number of doors (ea.) 1
    Interior dimensions
    Width (mm) 600
    Height (mm) 480
    Depth (mm) 400
    Interior volume (l) 115
    Racks (number standard/max.) 1 / 4
    Load per shelf (kg) 30
    Permitted total load (kg) 60
    Weight (empty) (kg) 280
    Temperature data
    Temperature range (°C) -40 - 180
    Temperature fluctuation (±K) 0,1 - 0,6
    Temperature variation (±K) 0,1 - 1,3
    Mean warm-up rate acc. to IEC 60068-3-5 (K/min.) 5,5
    Mean cooling rate acc. to IEC 60068-3-5 (K/min.) 4,5
    Max. heat compensation up to 25 °C (kW) 2,5
    Climate data
    Temperature range (°C) 10 - 95
    Temperature fluctuation (±K) 0,1 - 1,3
    Humidity range (% RH) 10 - 98
    Humidity fluctuation (± % RH) ≤ 2,5
    Dew point temperature range (°C) 5 - 94
    Max. heat compensation to 25 °C / 90% RH (kW) 0,4
    Electrical data
    IP protection class acc. to EN 60529 IP 20
    Voltage (± 10%) 50 Hz (V) 400 V 3N~
    Nominal power (kW) 4,5
    Energy consumption 25 °C / 60 % RH (Wh/h) 1) 1250
    Noise level approx. (dB (A)) 62

     

    1) These values can be used for dimensioning air condition systems.

    MKF 240 (E3.1)
      Exterior dimensions
    Width (incl. 18 mm for access port Ø 50 mm with plug) (mm) 1135
    Height (incl. casters) (mm) 1715
    Depth (incl. cable and door handle) (mm) 1000
    Wall clearance, rear (mm) 300
    Wall clearance, side (mm) 200
    Viewing window width (mm) 508
    Viewing window height (mm) 300
    Number of doors (ea.) 1
    Interior dimensions
    Width (mm) 735
    Height (mm) 700
    Depth (mm) 443
    Interior volume (l) 228
    Racks (number standard/max.) 1 / 6
    Load per shelf (kg) 30
    Permitted total load (kg) 70
    Weight (empty) (kg) 360
    Temperature data without humidity
    Temperature range (°C) -40 - 180
    Temperature fluctuation (± K) 0,1 - 0,5
    Temperature variation (± K) 0,1 - 1,5
    Mean warm-up rate acc. to IEC 60068-3-5 (K/min.) 5,0
    Mean cooling rate acc. to IEC 60068-3-5 (K/min.) 5,0
    Heat compensation, max. (W) 2800
    Climate data
    Temperature range (°C) 10 - 95
    Temperature fluctuation (±K) 0,1 - 1,3
    Humidity range (% RH) 10 - 98
    Humidity fluctuation (± % RH) ≤ 2,5
    Dew point temperature range (°C) 5 - 94
    Heat compensation, max. (W) 1) 400
    Electrical data
    IP protection class acc. to EN 60529 IP 20
    Voltage (± 10%) 50 Hz (V) 400 3N~
    Nominal power (kW) 6,8
    Energy consumption 25 °C / 60 % RH (Wh/h) 1) 1500
    Noise level approx. (dB (A)) 65

     

    1) These values can be used for dimensioning air condition systems.

    MKF 720 (E3.1)
      Exterior dimensions
    Width (incl. 18 mm access port with plug) (mm) 1615
    Height (incl. casters) (mm) 2005
    Depth (incl. cable and door handle) (mm) 1230
    Wall clearance, rear (mm) 300
    Wall clearance, side (mm) 200
    Viewing window width (mm) 508
    Viewing window height (mm) 300
    Number of doors (ea.) 1
    Interior dimensions
    Width (mm) 1200
    Height (mm) 1020
    Depth (mm) 600
    Interior volume (l) 734
    Racks (number standard/max.) 1 / 11
    Load per shelf (kg) 40
    Permitted total load (kg) 160
    Weight (empty) (kg) 590
    Temperature data
    Temperature range (°C) 1) -40 - 180
    Temperature fluctuation (± K) 0,1 - 0,5
    Temperature variation (± K) 0,1 - 1,8
    Mean warm-up rate acc. to IEC 60068-3-5 (°C/min.) 4,8
    Mean cooling rate acc. to IEC 60068-3-5 (°C/min.) 4,8
    Heat compensation, max. (W) 6500
    Climate data
    Temperature range (°C) 10 - 95
    Temperature fluctuation (± K) 0,2 - 1,5
    Humidity range (% RH) 10 - 98
    Humidity fluctuation (± % RH) ≤ 2,5
    Dew point temperature range (°C) 5 - 94
    Heat compensation, max. (W) 1000
    Electrical data
    IP protection class acc. to EN 60529 IP 20
    Voltage (± 10%) 50 Hz (V) 400 3N~
    Nominal power (kW) 11,0
    Energy consumption 25 °C / 60 % RH (kW) 1) 3,9
    Noise level (approx. dB(A)) 65

     

    1) These values can be used for dimensioning air condition systems.

    OPTIONS
    Access ports with silicone plug, 30, 50, 80, 100, 125 mm O
    Analog output for temperature 4 - 20 mA with 6-pin DIN socket (output not adjustable) O
    Securing elements for additional fastening of racks (1 set of 4) O
    Door lock O
    Additional measuring channel for digital display of specimen temperature with flexible PT 100 temperature sensor. Measuring data recorded through device interface O
    Temperature safety device for over and under temperature, Class 2 O
    RS 422 interface O
    Temperature measurement acc. to DIN 12880-2 and 9-point humidity measurement/factory standard with protocol and certificate at 25 °C / 60% RH or at specified values O
    Calibration certificate for temperature and humidity. Measurement in center of chamber at 25 °C / 60% RH or at specified values O
    Extension to calibration certificate for temperature and humidity. Each additional measurement at an additional measuring point or set of values O
    BINDER PURE AQUA SERVICE containing single-use cartridge, cabling, and pump O
    Single-use cartridge for BINDER PURE AQUA SERVICE O
    Water circle, possibility to reuse water O
    Data Logger Kit TH 100/70: With two attachable combined sensors for temperature and humidity recording O
    Data Logger Kit TH 100: With one attachable combined sensor for temperature and humidity recording O
    Data Logger Kit TH 220: With PT 100 sensor for temperature recording O
    Data Logger Software O
    Data Logger converter cable (RS 232 to USB 2.0) O
    Rack, stainless steel O
    Reinforced rack, stainless steel, with 1 set of fasteners (4 pieces), max. load 70 kg O
    Perforated shelf, stainless steel O
    Notch-type access port in door, 100 x 35 mm O

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