Cleveland flash point Open Cup Flash Point Automated Tester aco-8/8as

Cleveland flash point Open Cup Flash Point Tester  aco-8/8as based on 45 years of experience in manufacturing automated flash point testers, innovative 8th generation series has been released.

The theme of the 8th generation is “Ergonomic, Versatile and Premium”

  • Ergonomically designed display and switches for high visibility for everybody (universal design) and intuitive operation.
  • Enhanced versatility including USB port for optional flash memory or key board, password protection and data storage (200 tests)
  • All-in-one chassis design: compact, light-weight and premium exterior design.

Further improved Swing Arm assembly for easy setting and cleaning:
After inserting the test cup in the instrument, just lower the swing arm assembly onto the test cup to set all the necessary components for the test, including the ignition source, temperature sensor, flash detector and stirrer (in case of abl-8 and apm-8). After the test, tilt the arm to the complete upright position for easy cleaning.

Cleveland flash point

Cleveland Open Cup Flash Point Tester Model aco-8 is an automated Cleveland Open Cup (COC) flash & fire point tester.

Gas test flame is ignited automatically.

Fire point is determined automatically when sustaining combustion has been detected for 5 sec.

Fire containment by a metallic lid covers the test cup automatically when a sustained fire is detected.

Model aco-8as is for testing bituminous materials.








Model aco-8as for bitumen
applications (Equipped with
TFE surface skin remover)



Fire containment lid in open


Fire Containment lid closed

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Test Methods ISO 2592, ASTM D92, IP36, JIS K-2265-4
Measuring Range Ambient to 400°C
Ignition source Gas flame with 2 pilot electric coils
Temperature Sensor PT-100 in stainless steel sheath
Flash / Fire Detector Double Ionization rings
Power consumption 1,000W
Size 230(W) × 470(D) × 385(H) mm
Net Weight 16kg