ARES-G2 Accessories

The ARES-G2 offers the convenience of Smart Swap temperature control options, which are automatically detected and configured when attached.

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High Sensitivity Pressure Cell

High Sensitivity Pressure Cell (HSPC)

High Sensitivity Pressure Cell (HSPC) Unlock complete viscoelastic characterization of fluids in pressurized environments. DescriptionFeaturesApplicationsVideos The all new High Sensitivity Pressure Cell (HSPC) for the ARES-G2 unlocks complete viscoelastic characterization of fluids in a pressurized environment. The HSPC is the only device that provides a wide range of dynamic oscillatory testing of materials, including low…

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Forced Convection Oven (FCO)

Forced Convection Oven (FCO) The premier temperature device for polymers and thermosets, featuring the fastest temperature response, extreme oxygen exclusion, and unrivaled thermal uniformity. DescriptionFeaturesTechnologyAccessories The FCO is a gas convection oven, designed for optimum temperature stability, extremely rapid heating and cooling, and ease-of-use over the temperature range of -150 °C to 600 °C. This…

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Advanced Peltier System (APS)

Advanced Peltier System (APS) Stable, responsive Peltier temperature control technology featuring interchangeable plates or cylinders. DescriptionTechnologyGeometriesAccessories The APS is a Smart Swap Peltier temperature controlled environmental system with a temperature range of -10 to 150 °C, with a maximum heating rate of 20°C/min and a temperature accuracy of +/- 0.1 °C. Unlike other Peltier temperature…

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Orthogonal Superposition & 2D-SAOS

Orthogonal Superposition & 2D-SAOS Exclusive new capabilities for probing nonlinear and anisotropic rheology. DescriptionFeaturesOrthogonal Superposition2D Small Amplitude Oscillatory Shear TA Instruments introduces a new dimension in rheological testing exclusive to the ARES-G2.  Simultaneous deformation in the angular and axial directions unlocks all new capabilities for probing nonlinear and anisotropic behavior of complex fluids. This new…

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Dynamic Mechanical Analysis (DMA)

Dynamic Mechanical Analysis (DMA) True axial DMA capability in bending, tension, and compression. DescriptionFeaturesApplications Axial Bending, Tension and Compression With its unique Force Rebalance Transducer (FRT), the ARES-G2 rheometer is the only rotational rheometer capable of performing linear Dynamic Mechanical Analysis (DMA) on solids in bending, tension and compression. Axial sample deformation is applied by…

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UV Curing Accessory

UV Curing Accessory Measure the fastest UV curing processes with true inertia-free rheology. DescriptionFeaturesApplications UV curable materials use ultraviolet light or other radiation sources to initiate curing, which allows the formation of permanent bonds without heating. This behavior can be characterized on the ARES-G2 rheometer using the UV Curing Accessory. The accessory uses a light…

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Dielectric Thermal Analysis Accessory (DETA)

Dielectric Thermal Analysis Accessory (DETA) Extend the capabilities of your rheometer to measure dielectric properties from 20 Hz to 30 MHz. DescriptionFeaturesTechnologyApplications The ARES-G2 DETA is an accessory which expands the testing capability of the ARES-G2 rheometer to measure the response of materials by characterizing its capacitive and conductive properties. In dielectric analysis, an oscillating…

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Extensional Viscosity Fixture (EVF)

Extensional Viscosity Fixture (EVF)  The most sensitive, easy-to-use system for extensional viscosity of polymers. DescriptionFeaturesTechnologyApplications The Extensional Viscosity Fixture (EVF) is a patented system that facilitates extensional viscosity measurements of highly viscous materials such as polymer melts, dough, and adhesives on the ARES-G2.  Understanding the material behavior under extensional deformation is relevant to a wide…

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Tribo-Rheometry Accessory

Tribo-Rheometry Accessory Measure friction and wear between two solid surfaces under dry or lubricated conditions. DescriptionFeaturesSpecificationsApplications The new Tribo-Rheometry Accessory enables the measurement of friction and wear directly under the widest range of industrial conditions. This system employs a modular set of standard and novel geometries to add entirely new capability to the ARES-G2 rotational…

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Air Chiller System

Air Chiller System Extreme sub-ambient temperature control to -100 °C without liquid nitrogen. DescriptionFeatures The new Air Chiller System models offer a unique gas flow cooling systems that provide the capability for sub-ambient testing without the use of liquid nitrogen. Available in two models, the ACS-2 and ACS-3, the chillers feature a multi-stage cascading compressor…

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Cone and Partitioned Plate Accessory

Cone and Partitioned Plate Accessory Delay edge fracture for unprecedented non-linear rheology measurements. DescriptionFeaturesTechnologyApplications The new ARES-G2 Cone and Partitioned Plate Accessory (CPP) expands testing capabilities for highly elastic materials at large deformations in both oscillation and steady shear. The CPP geometry is a modification of the conventional cone-plate test configuration in which only the…

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Interfacial Rheology

Interfacial Rheology A patented system for measuring rheology and viscoelasticity of air-liquid and liquid-liquid interfaces. DescriptionTechnologyApplications Rheometers are typically used for measuring the bulk or three-dimensional material properties. However, many materials such as pharmaceuticals, foods, personal care products and coatings are often composed of liquid-liquid or gas-liquid interfaces with distinct rheological properties. In these cases,…

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Electrorheology (ER) Accessory

Electrorheology (ER) Accessory Electrorheology (ER) fluids are suspensions of extremely fine non-conducting particles in an electrically insulating fluid, which show dramatic and reversible rheological changes when the electric field is applied. DescriptionFeaturesApplications Electrorheology (ER) fluids are suspensions of extremely fine non-conducting particles in an electrically insulating fluid, which show dramatic and reversible rheological changes when…

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