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EXTEC ® Labpol 8-12M - Advanced Convertible Grinder/Polisher Catalog# 10260

The Extec Labpol 8-12M Advanced Convertible Grinder/Polisher is a versatile compact convertible system that can be configured, as required, with 8” (203 mm), 250 mm (10”), or 12” (305 mm) platen. To change the configuration, simply remove the insert and lift the platen from the retaining pegs located on the platen base and replace with the new platen size and insert.

 The unit is Adaptable to a Semi-Automatic Head.  The head features central and variable (0-250N) pressure.  When operating with a 12” platen, up to 6 samples can be ground/polished simultaneously.  When operating with an 8” or 250 mm up to 3 samples can be ground/polished simultaneously. 

The platen is driven by a 0.37kW, 0.5hP motor which is complemented by Highly Efficient Torque Capabilities.  The platen can be operated 20-650 rpm in both directions, clock wise (CW) and counter clock wise (CCW).

 The Extec Labpol 8-12M Advanced Convertible Grinder/Polisher features a single EZ-TSK (Touch Screen Keypad) for simple user operation.  The unit is equipped with a USB port for simple saving and loading of programs.

A water inlet and outlet are located on the rear panel.  The retractable faucet features an adjustable water flow and allows for easy cleaning.  The unit and operators are protected by a safety solenoid valve.

The optional dispensing unit is a 3 unit doser powered by 3 peristaltic pumps connected to 1 external pump.  It is programmed via a touch screen and connected to the grinder/polisher with 1 simple connection.  A special nozzle for high viscosity suspensions and a stirrer are both available.


  • 3.5" EZ-TSK Touch screen Keypad
  • Adaptable to semi-automatic head with central and variable (0-250 N) pressure
  • USB port to save & load programs
  • Adjustable water flow with safety solenoid valve
  • Removable bowl for easy cleaning
  • Retractable rinsing faucet for easy cleaning
  • Convertible unit accepts 8” (200 mm) to 12” (305 mm) platen
  • Variable Speed 20-650 RPM
  • Available in 110v and 220v, 1 phase
  • Dimensions: L 26” x W 18” x H 12”  (650 mm x 450 mm x 300 mm)
  • Weight: 66 lb (30 kg)




Extec Labpol 8-12M Advanced Convertible Grinder/Polisher (110v)


Extec Labpol 8-12M Advanced Convertible Grinder/Polisher (220v)



Semi-Automatic head with central and variable (0-250 N) pressure. Sample holder 10266 or 10267 required


EXTEC Dispensing Unit for  Extec Labpol® 8-12 Advanced – 3 unit With Peristaltic Pump [220v]


EXTEC High Viscosity Nozzle for 10270 Extec Dispensing Unit


EXTEC Stirrer for 10270 Extec Dispensing Unit



Extec Stainless Steel 6 Sample Holder Tear Shape For Use With Extec Semi-Automatic Head.  Accepts Up To Six 1.25" Samples. For use with 8" (200mm) platen. Leveling disc 10269 required


Extec Stainless Steel 6 Sample Holder Tear Shape for 10265 Central Pressure Semi-Automatic Head Option.  Accepts up to six 1.5" (40 mm) samples. For use with 12" (305 mm) platen. Leveling disc 10463 required


Extec Large Leveling Disc 3 mm for 10266


Extec Small Leveling Disc 3 mm for 10264


Extec Aluminum Platen 200 mm


Extec Aluminum Platen 8" (203 mm)


Extec Paper Holding Band 200 mm


Extec Paper Holding Band 8" (203 mm)


Extec Platen Guard 8" / 200 mm


Extec Aluminum Platen 250 mm


Extec Paper Holding Band 250 mm


Extec Platen Guard 250mm


Extec Aluminum Platen 300 mm


Extec Aluminum Platen 12" (305 mm)


Extec Paper Holding Band 300 mm


Extec Paper Holding Band 12" (305 mm)


Extec Lid for Advanced Labpol Grinder / Polisher


Extec Water Filter Kit Required if water supply is not filtered to ensure proper use operation of safety solenoid valve.


Extec Water Filter Cartridge (PKG/3) for 10148 Water Filter Kit


Extec Shipping Crate


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