DT 1610 Dissolution Testers

ERWEKA DT 1610 dissolution testers offer advanced intelligence capabilities and features for stand-alone operation or for control of a complete dissolution Offline sampling system. It allows storage of up to 60 product test parameters. Fully CFR Part II software is also available for this bath upon request (click here for more).

The DT 1610 range of dissolution testers is based on the DT 820 (boasting a user interface with keypad, displays and menu structure) and can be equipped with 12, 13 or 14 test-stations arranged in 2 rows, which can be operated in High-Head and/or Low-Head mode.

It offers an OQ traffic light to show USP/EP compliance as well as an external temperature sensor for checking the water bath. The water bath is designed for easy access and cleaning.

The DT 1610 series offers high capacity dissolution testing. Due to the configuration the unit is able to run 2 different batches of the same product or 2 different products with the same dissolution monograph at the same time.

Download the DT 1610 Spec Sheet

Technical Details

  • OQ Traffic Light for display of the USP/ EP compliance of the unit
  • Dissolution testers for USP methods 1 (Basket), 2 (Paddle), 5 (Paddle over Disk) and 6 (Rotating Cylinder) with 12, 13 or 14 test stations (1612, 1613, 1614)
  • 100% USP/EP/JP compliant
  • Fulfils all specifications in accordance with FDA “Mechanical Calibration”
  • 5.7“ display, with alpha-numeric touch-sensitive foil keypad
  • Media loss less than 1% during 24h (37.0°C, 50rpm, 1000ml)
  • External high capacity flow through heater with a heating range: 30-50 °C (± 0,2 °C),
  • Tablet drop magazine for the 14 samples (Low-Head)
  • Sampling openings through the drive-head for easy sample withdrawal from 1st and/or 2nd row of vessels
  • Internal temperature sensor for water bath temperature display and documentation
  • External temperature sensor for water bath/media temperature display
  • Wobble less than 0.5 mm at delivery (Paddles)
  • Acoustic and optic reminder of manual sampling (29 intervals)
  • Fully CFR Part II software is also available for this bath upon request (click here for more).


Dissolution Testers

DT 1610 dissolution tester options

  • Automated tablet drop magazine with control of temperature tolerance (USP) before drop
  • Online OQ-Check for rpm by a second high precision sensor. Warning screen when rpm is out of tolerance. Documentation (connected to OQ Traffic Light)
  • USP compliant sampling station with automatic height adjustment of the USP sampling points
  • Fully CFR Part II software is also available for this bath upon request (click here for more).
  • Illumination (white LEDs) of the water bath for better visibility of the samples
  • External cooling device with autonomous operation
  • Upgrade to 13 or 14 stirrer and vessel position
  • Video monitoring/recording of dissolution test in time lapse mode (for max. 6 vessels)
  • Vessels 1000 ml, 2000 ml, glass or amber glass (UV protected), 400 ml mini vessels
  • Paddles, baskets, discs for paddle-over-disk, rotating cylinders, enhancer cell, intrinsic dissolution, felodipine baskets, suppository baskets, extraction cell
  • Dissolution qualification tool kit
  • Upgradable to work as an Offline dissolution sampling system
  • IQ/OQ/PV documents with all dissolution testers
  • IQ/OQ/PV servicing
  • Maintenance service