Simple Porometer

The unique features of the instrument, especially its ability to generate highly reproducible data quickly, make it highly suitable for quality control and process control operations. The instrument is used in these applications in a wide variety of industries.

Pressure Accuracy0.15% of reading
Test Pressure100 psi instrument version (700kPa instrument versions)
Pressure & Flow Resolution1/60,000 of full scale (1 part in 60,000)
Maximum Pore Size Detectable80 μm
Minimum Pore Size DetectableVaries with intrusion liquid (see fig. 5)
Flow RatesUp to 200 SLPM (liters per minute)
Sample SizesStandard: 0.1 inch diameter (up to 1.5" thick)
Sample GeometrySheets, Rods, Tubes, Hollow Fibers, Cartridges, Powders
Pore Size Range80 μm to 0.06 μm

    • Fully Automated and User-Friendly
    • Only a few minutes per test
    • Preset test parameters
    • Very little operator time and involvement
    • Ideal for quick generation of highly reproducible data
    • Variety of sample shapes and sizes
    • Very little maintenance
    • Real-time graphical display
    • Windows-based software for all control, measurement, data collection, data reduction, and report preparation