Tender Notification for the procurement of Twin-screw microcompounder for Polymer Processing at IISc (Last date for submission of tenders: July 20, 2016)
Please send your best quote (in two parts: (a) technical and (b) commercial in 2 separate sealed covers) as per the technical specifications given below, latest by 5 pm on July 20, 2016 to the undersigned.
Following are the minimum requirements:
Mixing Volume: 10 – 17 ml
Power requirement: 230V / 50 Hz
Excellent barrel temperature control is required to prevent degradation via multiple barrel thermo couples.
The Micro compounder should be equipped with external cooling jackets system for rapid cooling to minimize the turnaround time between experiments.
In addition, the equipment should be supplied with Rheological Software providing screw torque in the melt and melt shear viscosity, shear rate, shear stress etc..
The above-mentioned technical specifications are highly desired. However, lower technical specifications may be considered if the above mentioned specifications are found to be unsuitable in financial terms. The Institute reserves the right to go for lower specifications taking into consideration its financial constraints and technical preferences.
Terms and conditions:
Materials Research Center, IISc Bangalore-560012, India
(on behalf of the purchase committee)