Clemex CIR

Reliable inclusion rating solution

When it comes to quality, laboratories and steel mills choose Clemex CIR to meet corporate and industry specifications for inclusion rating. This solution allows laboratories to vastly improve their productivity by analyzing inclusions automatically with impressive speed, accuracy, and repeatability. Clemex CIR can analyze an area of any size. The standard 160 mm² for ASTM E-45 takes less than 2 minutes and 200 mm² for ISO 4967 takes less than 3 minutes.

  • inverted microscope with multipe steel samples, next to a computer screen showing inclusion rating software  

    Speed, accuracy, intelligence

    Clemex CIR can analyze areas of 160mm² in less than 2 minutes. Display accurate and repeatable results classified by heat and sample.

  • motorized stage with 12 steel samples in a sample holder  

    Analyze multiple samples

    Save time by analyzing up to 24 unmounted samples from multiple heats in the same run, in less than an hour.

Your Challenges / Our Solutions

Easy to learn software

With its user-friendly interface, our automated inclusion rating system is advanced yet simple to operate. On-site commissioning is performed by an applications expert.

Mounted samples may not be uniform

Samples vary in size and are usually not set in exactly the same location on the mount. We have added a convenient edge-tracking feature to make sure no time is lost on manual adjustments.

Specific sample holder

Choose from our range of optional sample holders for mounted or unmounted samples. We can also design one specifically for you. 

International standards

Conforms with ISO 4967 (A, B), EN 10247, ASTM E45 (A, C, D, E), DIN 50602 (M, K), JIS G 0555. Clemex CIR is flexible enough to adapt to various standards.

International Standards

  • ASTM E45
  • ISO 4967
  • DIN 50602
  • JIS G 0555
  • EN 10247

Types of analysis

  • Sulfide
  • Aluminate
  • Silicates
  • Globulars
  • Single globulars

Key features

  • Inverted or upright microscope
  • High-resolution USB II camera
  • Intuitive interface
  • Accurate results
  • Microscope
  • Installation
  • Training in your lab