From Basic to Advanced, the OHAUS MB Series Offers Superior Performance and Great Value.
OHAUS MB Series Moisture Analyzers combine high quality and durable construction into sleek, compact designs. The MB Series offer dependable, accurate, results for a wide variety of applications.
Standard Features Include:
Flexible Performance –The OHAUS MB Series provide accurate results from 0.01% to 0.1% readability. And with your choice of halogen or infrared heating, they are ideal for a wide variety of applications, from pharmaceutical and chemical to food, textile, wastewater and other applications.
Simple to Operate –Set up and operation is extremely easy. Just press and hold the temperature or time buttons to set drying parameters, add your sample and begin the test process. This makes the MB Series ideal for routine tasks performed by operators of all skill levels.
Compact, Easy-to-Clean Design –The compact footprint of the OHAUS MB Series is designed to take up less space on any counter top. Their easy-to-clean heating chambers are ideal for frequent use and inexpensive maintenance.
Advanced Applications - For more complex measurement, the MB45 also features statistical analysis, 50 procedure test library, GLP/GMP printing and a dot and a dot matrix backlit display
OHAUS, The Leader in Value Priced, Reliable Compact Moisture Analyzers
Designed to quickly, effectively and affordably measure moisture content, the OHAUS MB Series Moisture Analyzers incorporate state-of-the-art heating and weighing technologies that provide fast and accurate results. Perfect for applications in the pharmaceutical, chemical and research industries; versatile and rugged enough for continuous operation in food and beverage, quality control, environmental and many other applications. The MB Series Moisture Analyzers feature excellent repeatability properties for consistent accuracy during testing.
0.05% (3g sample) 0.015% (10g sample)
0.18% (3g sample) 0.02% (10g sample)
0.2% (3g sample) 0.05% (10g sample)
0.3% (3g sample) 0.2% (10g sample)
0.01% / 0.001g
0.02% / 0.002g
0.05% / 0.005g
0.1% / 0.01g
3g to 20g typical, 0.5g min.
Bidirectional RS-232 w/ GLP/GMP
Halogen with ramped voltage to save bulb life
Infrared (no glass)
50°C to 200°C in 1° increments
50°C to 160°C in 5° increments
4 (Fast, Standard, Ramp, Step)
Shutoff / Timing Criteria
Manual, Custom, pre set 1-120 minutes in 10-second increments or Auto
Manual, 1-120 min, 30-ses. Inc. to 60 min 1 min. incr. from 60 - 120 min or Auto
Manual, Timed 1 - 99 minutes, 30-second increments to 60 minutes, or Auto
120, 240 VAC 50/60 Hz
100 to 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz
To capacity by subtraction
Operating Temperature Range
41° to 104°F / 5° to 40°C
Weight and temperature calibration (masses and temperature kit sold separately)
128 x 64 pixel dot matrix backlit LCD display
Custom backlit LCD
50 procedure test library
% moisture, % solids, % Regain, statistics, time, temperature, weight (g), test ID, drying curve
% moisture, actual weight (g), actual temperature and test time
% moisture or % solids or weight (g), temperature, time
OHAUS Value in a Full-Featured, Portable Printer The all-new SF40A combines high performance and multiple functions to offer OHAUS quality and durability in a portable dot-matrix impact printer. The SF40A offers advanced functionality in an easy-to-use and set up printer at an exceptional value. This versatile printer is ideal for use in conjunction with OHAUS balances and scales in laboratory, industrial, and educational applications to ensure accurate documentation of weighing results.
Standard Features Include
Multiple Application Modes and Features Support the Data Reporting Process — SF40A is equipped with statistics and totalization modes that provide additional functionality for QA/QC and reporting processes. SF40A also offers a real-time clock with battery backup and date and time on printouts
Easy Setup And Configuration Eliminate Wasted Time — Don’t let your printer inhibit the efficiency of your weighing process. OHAUS balances and scales improve productivity and increase throughput and SF40A speeds recordkeeping to keep your job on track and get it completed as proficiently as possible. PC configuration software makes connecting the printer between balance or scale and computer a fast and convenient process and also makes setting up date, time, and baud rate hassle-free. The SF40A combined with GLP/GMP data output can help meet traceability and compliance requirements.
Multi-Language Printing Supports Universal Operation — SF40A supports printing in the language of the connected device in 13 different languages.
Other Standard Features
Status indicator, compatible with continuous label paper, perform zero and tare operations directly from the printer. Full functionality with Discovery, Adventurer™ Pro, Explorer®, Navigator®, MB Series Moisture Analyzers, Trooper®, Ranger®, Valor™ 7000, Defender™ bench and floor scales and “T” Series indicators. Statistics and Totalization not supported on other OHAUS products with RS232.
Multi-Language Printing: English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Chinese, Korean, Japanese, Russian, Polish, Portuguese, Hungarian and Czech.
Standard RS-232 Cable for Ohaus Adventurer Pro, Ohaus Explorer Pro and Ohaus Voyager Pro Series balancesfrom the for 80252042 Dot Matrix Printer
RS232 Cable & Adapter (used with 80252042 Printer) for Ranger and Ranger Count, Pioneer, MB23, MB25, MB35, MB45, Adventurer Pro, Discovery, T31P, T51P and T71P
Printing Method - Thermal
Power - DC 7V ±1V (Printing), use exclusive adapter (DC 7V 1.6A) Thermal paper
Operating Temperature - 30 - 104° F / 0 - 40° C
Dimensions (W x D x H) - 4.17 x 7. x 3.5 in / 106 x 180 x 88 mm
Weight - 1lb / 470 g
Safety Standards - CE Marking/TUV - GS/FCC Class, B/VCCI Class B (AC adapter PSE/UL/C - UL/TUV - GS)