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Tablet Hardness Tester

Model: SOTAX HT1

  • Testing of five essential physical parameters: hardness, thickness, diameter/length, width and weight of a tablet
  • Equipped with the patented Auto Alignment™ device, even the most difficult of tablet shapes are automatically aligned properly to prevent erroneous hardness measurements
  • Two hardness measurement principles “Constant Speed” or “Constant Force” with a measuring range of up to 500 or 1000 N can be applied to match existing testers on the marketMeets the USP chapter 1217 requirements: three points calibration and tablet orientation

Optional accessories

  • Balance: Mettler, Sartorius or Precisa
  • Digital caliper
  • The Q-Doc Quality Documentation Software with a PC. Q-Doc permits storage of a large number of methods as well as test reports. Customized reports are also possible. Q-Doc is a validated Windows 2000/XP/Vista software which fully complies with 21 CFR Part 11. Q-Doc is also available with LIMS capabilities.


SOTAX HT 1 Manual Hardness Testing System PHOTO