Government Contract | North Carolina
Automatic Distillation Apparatus

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000469330

Bid Title: Automatic Distillation Apparatus

Agency Bid No. Title: 201600043

Received Date: 01/26/2016

Close Date: 02/02/2016

Purchase Type: Not Stated

Delivery Point:

Delivery Date: Not Stated

Special Notices: Questions Due By 01/27/2016 02:00 PM


Specifications include, but are not limited to:The below specifications are drawn around items which the State has evaluated and determine that the size,construction, design layout, special features and performance are necessary. Vendors are requested to offer onlycomparable units which will provide the features and performance needed and implied.The following minimum specifications are required for bid consideration of the Automatic Distillation Apparatus (ADA):1. The unit shall be fully automated and shall do atmospheric distillation of petroleum products in strict accordance withASTM Method D86.2. The unit shall meet or exceed the precision requirements of ASTM Method D86.3. The unit shall operate at 120 VAC and 50/60 Hz and shall not require an external transformer.4. The apparatus shall have automatic fire detection and use only carbon dioxide for fire suppression within the heatingchamber.5. The instrument shall have an integrated computer with large graphic TFT-LCD or equivalent color touch-screensolvent resistant keyboard.6. The heating element shall be self-positioning under the distillation flask and the heating rate shall be automaticallycontrolled by an on-board processor to optimize distillation results.7. The unit shall measure distillate temperatures between 0C and 450C through the use of a Pt-100 temperatureprobe.8. The condenser system and graduate chamber shall accommodate temperatures between 0C and 40C through theuse of a CFC-free cooling system without the use of Peltier elements.9. The instrument shall provide on-screen reporting of the distillation data and the Driveability Index. The user must beable to collect distillation results in either Fahrenheit or Celsius.

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Product Code: 54592

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: State of North Carolina - Department of Administration

State: North Carolina

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: Ryan Longmire

Phone: 919-807-4521




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