The MA150 is built to be highly rugged and compact. It is particularly suited for lab applications and for incoming inspections and production monitoring. Its maximum heat output is 220°C and it operates with a quartz or a ceramic heating element. It provides fast and especially even heat distribution over the sample surface. The weighing system is for a maximum capacity of 150 g and its weighing resolution is of 1 mg. The analyzer features many functions: 20 individual saveable drying routines, special quick drying mode, particularly suitable for use with temperature-stable samples and a display mode for readings in g/liter.