Rainhart Pressure Aging Vessel (PAV)

HMA Lab Supply

$ 16,795.00 
Item #: BT-9091

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Pressure Aging Vessel (PAV)

AASHTO R28, ASTM D6521, EN 14769

The unit has been developed to simulate the accelerated ageing of bitumen and bituminous binders after 5 to 10 years. The sample is exposed to high pressure and temperature for 20 hours, to simulate the effect of a long time oxidative ageing by verifying the penetration and softening point characteristics.

PAV features include:

  • 3 operating modes: Fully Automatic, Semi-Automatic and Manual.
  • Integrated 7' colour touch screen controller
  • Pressure reducer
  • Air filter
  • Fast pre-heating system selectable up to 80°C in order to reduce the conditioning time.
  • Timer for setting time and date to start the machine at the desired time.
  • CE, PED and ASME certification
  • Power supply: 230V 1Ph 50Hz 10A
Dimensions: 18x26x20 inches