Hitachi FOUNDRY-MASTER Smart Optical Emission Spectrometer

Seamless quality control is essential for any metalworking, starting with tramp element analysis for scrap, inspection of in-coming materials, QA/QC in the foundry process, melt control and goods issue.

Optical emission spectroscopy, or OES, is a well trusted and widely used analytical technique used to determine the elemental composition of a broad range of metals.

Our stationary optical emission spectrometers offer the highest levels of accuracy and precision of the analytical results, with state-of-the-art CMOS and CCD technology. A powerful yet easy-to-use software package covers almost every application.


Compact size, high performance

Seamless quality control is essential in the metals industry at multiple stages of production.

The FOUNDRY-MASTER Smart is the ideal solution for the metal production and processing industry, providing cost-effective, reliable analysis. This new generation optical emission spectrometer offers high analytical performance at an extremely compact size.

The preinstalled GRADE Database is the largest metals database for fast and easy grade identification. It offers over 12 million records for 339,000 materials from 69 countries and standards – no time  consuming research in norms and grade catalogues.

Highlights and applications

  • Analyses the majority of metals and their alloys
  • High analytical performance from powerful patented optics
  • Very short start-up and measurement time
  • Identification of duplex steels with Nitrogen analysis
  • Compact foot-print of just 415 x 665 mm and weighing just 35 kg handling is easy
  • Results at your fingertips: wide range of result forms, automatic storage
  • Excellent price-performance ratio

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