Muffle furnace | definition of muffle furnace by Medical dictionary
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1. an electric furnace heated by direct transfer of heat from a resistant muffle;
2. a dental furnace heated by a muffle.
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muf·fle fur·nace (mŭfĕl fŭrnăs)
Dental furnace heated by resistant muffle.
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These findings bear out good correlation between the muffle furnace
method and microwave LOI testing, and existing AFS specifications will likely be applicable to either method.
The volatiles test differs from the LOI in that a lid is placed on the crucible and the muffle furnace
is set at 1200F.
Using the tongs, the covered crucible containing the sample is transferred to the muffle furnace
. The crucible must be placed directly under the tip of the thermocouple, where the temperature control of the furnace is most accurate.