Thermo Scientific™

ARL™ 4460 Optical Emission Spectrometer

 Related applications: Spectroscopy Elemental Isotope Analysis

Meet regulatory requirements, tighter specifications and higher customer expectations with rapid, reliable quality control of your metals. From routine analysis to metals research, the Thermo Scientific™ ARL™ 4460 Optical Emission Spectrometer provides outstanding analytical performance for both alloying and trace elements in metals to help foundries, fabricators in the automotive, aviation and appliance industries, contract laboratories and metal recyclers achieve their quality objectives.

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The ARL 4460 Optical Emission Spectrometer can determine up to 60 elements simultaneously in about 50 seconds, with excellent detection limits, reproducibility and accuracy.

  • Rugged construction that guarantees years of optimal instrument operation in the harshest environment.
  • Capable of analyzing a particularly wide range of metals.
  • Offers unmatched stability and reliability.
  • Paschen-Runge vacuum polychromator with a focal length of 1meter, allowing excellent resolution.
  • Operates with speed and accuracy, even for ultimate trace analysis.
  • Current Controlled Source (CCS) allows shorter analysis times and improved analytical performance and accuracy.
  • Time Resolved Spectroscopy (TRS) system permits clearer differentiation between useful analytical signals and background, achieving better limits of detection and accuracy.
  • Argon-flushed, water-cooled table with self-contained, closed loop coolant system.
  • CNO option offers outstanding analysis of carbon, nitrogen and oxygen at ultra-low levels in steels.
  • Flexible and powerful Thermo Scientific™ OXSAS™ Analytical Software allows users to run a variety of analyses, including the development of new analytical methods and calibrations as well as rapid high-quality routine analyses.
  • Key to Metals comprehensive steel and nonferrous metals and cross-reference database.

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