Ankom Equipment

ANKOM Total Dietary Fiber Analyzer

The ANKOM Total Dietary Fiber Analyzer creates a new standard for nutritional labeling, quality control, and research.

  • Automates AOAC 985.29, 2001.03, & 991.43 (AACC 32.07.01)
  • UPGRADE available to support AOAC 2009.01 and 2011.25
  • Faster, Technician-free Filtering
  • No Clogged Filters
  • Reduced Labor Costs
  • Reduced per Assay Costs
  • Three Runs – 9 samples in duplicate/day/shift
  • Eliminates Water Baths and Filtration Flasks
  • Computer Controlled Operation

ANKOM 2000 Automated Fiber Analyzer

The ANKOM2000 Fiber Analyzer has been subjected to rigorous testing over a broad range of sample types, and is used by ANKOM for the NFTA and AAFCO check sample programs. The ANKOM2000 Fiber Analyzer provides increased automation to enhance laboratory operations and reduce labor costs.

  • Crude Fiber, Acid Detergent Fiber and Neutral Detergent Fiber determinations

  • Fully Automated Operation
  • Automatically Adds Solutions & Rinses
  • Accurate and Precise Results
  • Batch Process up to 24 samples
  • Microprocessor Controlled with LCD Readout
  • Easy-to-use/Labor Saving

ANKOM XT15 Extractor

The ANKOMXT15 Extractor provides an Official Procedure for efficient and economical solvent extraction. The ANKOMXT15 Extractor has been subjected to rigorous testing over a broad range of sample types. Fat ranges from 0% to 100% have been determined using this procedure. Filter bags serve to simplify handling and enable batch processing. The XT15’s Automatic Solvent Recycling and Activated Charcoal Filter eliminates the need for a vent hood and reduces costs.  If using solvents such as diethyl ether please ask about seal upgrades.

  • Official Crude Fat Extraction (AOCS Am 5-04)
  • Totally Automatic Operation
  • Up to 150 Extractions per Day
  • Microprocessor Controlled with LCD Readout
  • Solvent Recovery at a rate of ~97%
  • Solvent Usage per Sample ~ 0.5 ml
  • No Vent-hood Required

ANKOM HCI Hydrolysis System

The ANKOMHCI Hydrolysis System provides an easy method for performing the hydrolysis step in total fat/oil analysis. Taking up little counter space, the ANKOMHCI allows for batch hydrolysis of up to 15 samples at a time. The technician inserts up to fifteen samples into the vessel, adds the acid solution and follows the system screen prompts.

  • Automated High Volume Hydrolysis
  • Includes ANKOMRD Dryer w/acid neutralizing filter, H35 Blotter & 100 – XT4’s
  • Up to 15 samples at one time
  • Microprocessor Controlled with LCD Readout
  • Closed system
  • Automatic Rinse cycles
  • Small Footprint

ANKOM RF Gas Production System

Wireless Gas Production Measurement

The ANKOM RF Gas Production System provides an easy to use method for monitoring and measuring gas production.

Starter Kit includes:
Five gas production modules (RF1) with rechargeable batteries and sample bottles, a remote zero, system software, Base Coordinator with USB cable, Ten Station Battery charger and a valve cleaning kit. You Choose the Bottle Size: When ordering specify 250ml, 500ml or 1000ml bottle size.

  • Easily measure kinetics of microbial metabolism
  • Measure the biodegradability of a substance
  • Measure Yeast Vitality / Activity
  • Modular and Expandable (up to 50 modules per set)
  • High sensitivity pressure measurement
  • Remotely control pressure release
  • Data interface with Excel for graphing
  • Gas sampling capability

Daisy Incubator

The DAISYII Incubator has been subjected to rigorous testing over a broad range of sample types. Results can be determined for In-Vitro True Digestibility, Apparent Digestibility, Rate studies, Neutral Cellulase Gamanase Digestibility, and other related studies for all feeds and forages.

The DAISYII employs filter bag technology, which encapsulate samples and prevent filtration errors. Filter Bag Technology also enables batch processing of 100+ samples at a time.

  • Accurate Digestibility Studies
  • Efficient >100 samples per run
  • Economical – Reduces labor >50%
  • Filter Bag Technology
  • Eliminates Technician Variability
  • Small Footprint – Conserves Counter Space