Experience NSL Analytical Powder360

The complete, all-in-one package for your powder characterization needs!


NSL’s Powder360 gives you the confidence for your powder characterization needs.

NSL Analytical's Powder360 provides a comprehensive powder characterization solution through alloy and process development, powder qualification and recycle for reuse. As one of the industry's most powerful solutions, Powder360 can be used to test a variety of different material, particle, and bulk properties, including:


Material Properties

  • Chemical Composition - Major and trace level elements:
    • Inductively Coupled Plasma Optical Emission Spectroscopy (ICP-OES)
    • Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectroscopy (ICP-MS)
    • Combustion Analysis (Carbon and Sulfur)
    • Inert Gas Fusion Analysis (Oxygen, Nitrogen and Hydrogen)
    • Atomic Absorption Graphite Furnace Spectroscopy 

Particle Properties

  • Surface Area
    • Brunauer–Emmett–Teller (BET)
    • Nitrogen or Krypton Adsorption (ASTM B922)

Bulk Properties

  • Skeletal Density
    • Helium Pycnometry (ASTM B923)
  • Apparent Density
    • Hall Flowmeter (ASTM B212)
    • Carney Flowmeter (ASTM B417)
  • Tapped Density
    • Graduated Cylinder and Automatic Tapping (ASTM B527)
  • Static Flow
    • Hall Flowmeter (ASTM B213)
    • Carney Flowmeter (ASTM B964)
  • Dynamic Flow
    • Avalanche Drum Rheometry
  • Moisture Analysis
    • Karl Fischer Titration (ASTM D6304)
    • Conventional loss-on-drying (LOD) 
  • Thermal Analysis
    • Thermogravimetric Analysis (TGA)
    • Differential Scanning Calorimetry (DSC)

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