GSM Tester (Kit)

This is an equipment used to measure the grammage (gsm) of paper and paperboards.

GSM is one of the most basic tests which stands for Grams per Square Meter. It is also known as the “grammage” and is the weight of 1 square meter of sample.

However for the purpose of the test, a sample of 100 cm2 is cut. The weight is then multiplied by 100.

Confirms to : TAPPI T410 / ASTM D 646 / ISO 536

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GSM Tester.
A GSM Testing Kit, consists of the following :
Digital Balance + Stainless Steel Template (10x10cm) + Paper Cutter Knife + Calibration Wt.
The digital balance provided in this Kit can be used with COBB Tester and Hot Air Oven also.

Model Options :
Standard Model :      (Model – SX2)
Description : Imported balance, 10x10cm template and 1 gsm resolution.

Consists of :

  • Digital Balance :
    • Display :         LCD
    • Capacity :        200gms           =          20,000 gsm
    • Resolution :    0.01 g              =          1 gsm
    • Make :             Ohaus (USA)              (Model SPX-222)

Warranty :    12 months                  (against manufacturing defect)

  • Stainless Steel Template :      10 x 10 cm
  • Good Quality Paper Cutter Knife.
  • Calibration Weight :               200 grams  (for checking & calibration correction)

Included Accessory : Windshield (Acrylic Box) for SX2 model

Note :

  • Only one template will be provided – 10×10 cm free of cost.
  • Extra Templates can be purchased separately.
  • Templates of other sizes are also available.

Optional Accessory : Precision Round Cutter for GSM

IQOQ Documentation Set available for Pharmaceutical companies

Additional information


with square template, with round cutter

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