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Simple, Bench Mount Oxygen Analyzer Provides Cost Savings

Companies save money on costs and maintenance with the new zirconium-oxide based transportable oxygen analyzer from Michell Instruments.

The XZR400BM oxygen analyzer is a small and light transportable instrument, capable of taking readings of both trace and percentage oxygen levels. It has been introduced to meet the demands of companies that wish to take routine readings from multiple sample points, and is a highly cost-effective solution.

The instrument is capable of taking readings on a low flow rate – just 2 l/h – which means less waste of the sample gas from the process.

Based on Michell’s MSRS Zirconia oxygen sensor, the XZR400BM gives fast readings – 11 seconds for T90 – saving the operator working time when collecting field readings. As with all Michell’s XZR range, the instrument is highly stable giving reliable results over a long time.

A key benefit of the instrument is its low cost of ownership: unlike electro-chemical sensors, which require regular replacement, the MSRS sensor of the XZR400BM should last in excess of 7 years. Calibration is not needed as frequently either (every 3 – 6 months) and can be carried out with just one calibration gas saving time and money.  

The instrument also features an intuitive touch-screen interface to enable fast and easy operation without the need to invest in extensive training. This is useful when multiple operators work with the instrument.  It also has a switch-mode power supply, operating from mains power between 90 and 264 V AC with an IEC cable. At just 6 kg, and with a small foot print, the XZR400BM is both easy to move and also takes up minimal bench space.

About Michell Instruments

Michell Instruments Group is a worldwide leader in the field of moisture and humidity measurement solutions. With four decades experience, Michell designs and manufactures a wide range of sensors, instruments and customized systems capable of measuring dew-point, humidity and oxygen in applications and industries as diverse as compressed air, power generation, petrochemical, oil and gas, food processing and pharmaceutical. Michell’s innovative products make processes cheaper, cleaner, more energy efficient and safe.

The Group has multiple manufacturing locations across Europe with their international headquarters located in Ely, UK and a North America sales and service headquarters located in Rowley (MA). It has its own facilities in 10 countries with an extensive network of factory trained application and service engineers, subsidiaries and distributors stretching across 56 countries.


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