I have no experience with the following manufacturer or their device so I
cannot offer any comments upon their capabilities one way or another.
Automated Fusion Technologies specialise in the manufacture of devices for
automating borate fusions. Their homepage is at :
Have a look and make contact if you wish. Maybe you will let us all know how
you get along.
>We have to prepare soil samples for analysis by ICP-AES. We use a H3BO3
>method for digestion.
>The problem is that we have to prepare several hundred samples, so we are
>looking for an instrument to automatically prepare the fusions. Since we
>several hunderd samples to prepare we are interested in a device that can
>as many samples at the same time as possible.
>Does anybody have information (addresses, url) of manufacturers of such
>Any information is appreciated.