COLUMBIA, Md., April 11, 2011Shimadzu Scientific Instruments announces the availability of the MOC63u moisture analyzer with UniBloc sensor technology for reliable laboratory testing. First introduced by Shimadzu for precision balances in 1989, UniBloc ensures stable temperature characteristics, excellent response time and stable corner-load performance during analyses.

The MOC63u features a variety of measurement modes, including multiple ending and drying modes, to suit the sample characteristics. The easy-start mode allows for a fast response time during testing, and the simple keypad permits easy operation. The long-life halogen heater prepares samples efficiently for quick and accurate measurement.

In addition, this compact analyzer has a built-in USB port, a large pan size and an illuminated easy-to-read display. Windows® Direct capability lets users integrate weighing results with laboratory software without a special application.

The MOC63u can be used for a wide variety of applications in multiple industries, including:

  • Food: Harvest inspections and quality control for food processing
  • Chemical: Materials inspection and quality control of paint
  • Environmental: Biofuel and polluted sludge measurement
  • Pharmaceutical: Drug quality assurance and cosmetic testing