I.W. Tremont offers a wide selection of high quality extraction thimbles available in a variety of dimensions to fit most Soxhlet extraction units. Our extraction thimbles are manufactured in high purity cellulose fibers or high purity glass binderless microfiber. They also feature a consistent wall thickness.
Custom manufacturing is available for tubes, sleeves and additional sizes.
Common Thimble Applications
Air and waste gas analysis
Collection of solid particles such as dust
Smoke stack gas monitoring
Analysis of pesticide residues
Oil/fat content of solid foods
Oil & grease analysis of solid wastes
Elution for biochemical analysis
Extraction thimble measurements as expressed by our company are standard measurements of Inner Diameter (I.D.) x Height.
Outer diameter measurements can be estimated by adding twice the wall thickness plus inner diameter.
Automated version thimbles are designed to be compatible with apparatus such as; Foss,Velpe, Büchi, Dionex and Gerhardt.*
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EXTRACTION THIMBLE MEASUREMENTS
Extraction thimble measurements as expressed in the Products Tab are standard measurements of Inner Diameter (I.D.) x Height. Outer diameter measurements can be estimated by adding twice the wall thickness plus Inner Diameter.
Upon ordering, please mention instances requiring precise outer diameter measurements for use in automated extraction apparatus such as Foss, Velpe, Büchi, Dionex, and Gerhardt.*
*Owners of their respective trademarks
Technical Specifications for Cellulose Extraction Thimbles
Max temperature (ºC)
Wall thickness (mm)
Technical Specifications for Glass Microfiber Extraction Thimbles