Ci4400 Weather-Ometer

For over 100 years, Atlas instruments have revolutionized the science of weather durability testing. The new Atlas Ci4400 Weather-Ometer® is our most advanced instrument yet providing easy and effortless operation, unmatched uniformity, increased capacity and a sleeker design, delivering unparalleled value and performance. With its user-friendly touch screen interface and ergonomic features, the best-in-class just got even better.

  • 6500 W water-cooled xenon arc lamp system
  • Total exposure area of 7,300 cm2 (1,130 in2)
  • 3-tier inclined specimen rack with removable sections
  • Full color 15" touch screen user interface display of all test parameters
  • Direct setting and control of irradiance: 340nm, 420nm, or 300-400nm
  • Direct setting and control of BPT/BST
  • Direct setting and control of relative humidity
  • Direct setting and control of chamber air temperature
  • Display of diagnostic messages
  • 14 factory pre-programmed test methods
  • Space for 12 custom programs; sub-cycle capability
  • Multi-language capability (Chinese, Czech, English, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Turkish)
  • Streaming data output via Ethernet or USB port. USB thumb drive included
  • SmartLightTM monitor verifies that correct light capsule is installed
  • Specimen and rack spray
  • Filter combinations available to meet all common test methods
  • Air intake filter
  • CS-9 xenon lamp cooling system
  • Water purity indicator with alarm
  • Test status indicator light
  • Fold-out tray to hold sample racks, logbooks, consumables, or laptop computers
  • Easy access to chamber for routine maintenance
  • Calibrated xenon reference lamp or Xenocal for Ci calibrator
  • Chamber viewing window in door
  • Universal electrical configurations to meet local frequency, voltage, and electrical requirements
  • Designed to meet CE, UL, ISO, EN, and CSA safety requirements
  • Automatic test countdown based on time or radiant exposure
  • VibraSonicTM Humidification System
  • Dual Black Panel Temperature (BPT) and Black Standard Temperature (BST) Measurement/Control including uninsulated BPT and BST sensors
  • Monitoring of second wavelength: 300-400 nm, 340 nm, 420 nm or Lux
  • All-In-One-Sensor (AIOS) for control of all test parameters on the sample exposure plane
  • XenoCal irradiance calibration device for independent irradiance calibration and measurement at the sample plane
  • XenoCal irradiance calibration device for independent irradiance calibration and measurement at the sample plane
  • Auxiliary filter lantern for meeting special test requirements
  • Specimen Holders available to accommodate many sample types
  • LiquiAirTM self-contained xenon lamp cooling system (top or wall mount available)
  • All-In-One-Sensor (AIOS) for control of all test parameters on the sample exposure plane
  • AATCC TM16.3
    Colorfastness to Light: Xenon-Arc
  • AATCC TM169
    Weather Resistance of Textiles: Xenon Lamp Exposure
  • AATCC TM16E
    Colorfastness to Light
  • ASTM C1257
    Standard Test Method for Accelerated Weathering of Solvent-Release-Type Sealants
  • ASTM C1442
    Standard Practice for Conducting Tests on Sealants Using Artificial Weathering Apparatus
  • ASTM C1501
    Standard Test Method for Color Stability of Building Construction Sealants as Determined by Laboratory Accelerated Weathering Procedures
  • ASTM C1519
    Standard Test Method for Evaluating Durability of Building Construction Sealants by Laboratory Accelerated Weathering Procedures
  • ASTM C732
    Standard Test Method for Aging Effects of Artificial Weathering on Latex Sealants
  • ASTM C734
    Standard Test Method for Low-Temperature Flexibility of Latex Sealants After Artificial Weathering
  • ASTM C793
    Standard Test Method for Effects of Accelerated Weathering on Elastomeric Joint Sealants
  • ASTM D1148
    Standard Test Method for Rubber Deterioration—Discoloration from Ultraviolet (UV) or UV/Visible Radiation and Heat Exposure of Light-Colored Surfaces
  • ASTM D1670
    Standard Test Method for Failure End Point in Accelerated and Outdoor Weathering of Bituminous Materials
  • ASTM D2565
    Standard Practice for Xenon Arc Exposure of Plastics Intended for Outdoor Applications
  • ASTM D3424
    Standard Test Methods for Evaluating the Relative Lightfastness and Weatherability of Printed Matter
  • ASTM D3451
    Standard Guide for Testing Coating Powders and Powder Coatings
  • ASTM D4101
    Standard Specification for Polypropylene Injection and Extrusion Materials
  • ASTM D4303
    Standard Test Methods for Lightfastness of Pigments Used in Artists' Paints
  • ASTM D4355
    Standard Test Method for Deterioration of Geotextiles from Exposure to Ultraviolet Light and Water (Xenon-Arc Type Apparatus)
  • ASTM D4434
    Standard Specification for Poly(Vinyl Chloride) Sheet Roofing
  • ASTM D4459
    Standard Practice for Xenon-Arc Exposure of Plastics Intended for Indoor Applications
  • ASTM D4637
    Standard Specification for EPDM Sheet Used in Single-Ply Roof Membrane
  • ASTM D4798
    Standard Test Method for Accelerated Weathering Test Conditions and Procedures for Bituminous Materials (Xenon-Arc Method)
  • ASTM D4811
    Standard Specification for Nonvulcanized (Uncured) Rubber Sheet Used as Roof Flashing
  • ASTM D5010
    Standard Guide for Testing Printing Inks and Related Materials
  • ASTM D5019
    Standard Specification for Reinforced CSM (Chlorosulfonated Polyethylene) Sheet Used in Single-Ply Roof Membrane
  • ASTM D5071
    Standard Practice for Exposure of Photodegradable Plastics in a Xenon Arc Apparatus
  • ASTM D5383
    Standard Practice for Visual Determination of the Lightfastness of Art Materials by Art Technologists
  • ASTM D5398
    Standard Practice for Visual Evaluation of the Lightfastness of Art Materials by the User
  • ASTM D5819
    Standard Guide for Selecting Test Methods for Experimental Evaluation of Geosynthetic Durability
  • ASTM D6083
    Standard Specification for Liquid Applied Acrylic Coating Used in Roofing
  • ASTM D6551
    Standard Practice for Accelerated Weathering of Pressure-Sensitive Tapes by Xenon-Arc Exposure Apparatus
  • ASTM D6577
    Standard Guide for Testing Industrial Protective Coatings
  • ASTM D6662
    Standard Specification for Polyolefin-Based Plastic Lumber Decking Boards
  • ASTM D6695
    Standard Practice for Xenon-Arc Exposures of Paint and Related Coatings
  • ASTM D6878
    Standard Specification for Thermoplastic Polyolefin Based Sheet Roofing
  • ASTM D7356
    Standard Test Method for Accelerated Acid Etch Weathering of Automotive Clearcoats Using a Xenon-Arc Exposure Device
  • ASTM D750
    Standard Test Method for Rubber Deterioration Using Artificial Weathering Apparatus
  • ASTM D7869
    Standard Practice for Xenon Arc Exposure Test with Enhanced Light and Water Exposure for Transportation Coatings
  • ASTM D904
    Standard Practice for Exposure of Adhesive Specimens to Artificial Light
  • ASTM F1164
    Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Transparent Plastics Exposed to Accelerated Weathering Combined with Biaxial Stress
  • ASTM F1515
    Standard Test Method for Measuring Light Stability of Resilient Flooring by Color Change
  • ASTM F2366
    Standard Practice for Determining the Relative Lightfastness of Ink Jet Prints Exposed to Window Filtered Daylight Using a Xenon-Arc Light Apparatus
  • ASTM G151
    Standard Practice for Exposing Nonmetallic Materials in Accelerated Test Devices that Use Laboratory Light Sources
  • ASTM G155
    Standard Practice for Operating Xenon Arc Light Apparatus for Exposure of Non-Metallic Materials
  • FLTM BO 116-01
    Resistance to interior weathering
  • GB/T 10485
    Road vehicles- Lighting and light-signaling devices- Environmental endurance
  • GB/T 14522
    Accelerated weathering test method for plastics, coatings and rubber materials used for machinery industrial products
  • GB/T 16259
    Test method for accelerated weathering of building materials
  • GB/T 16422
    Plastics -- Methods of exposure to laboratory light sources -Part 2: Xenon-arc lamps
  • GB/T 16991
    Textiles--Test for color fastness--Color fastness and ageing to artificial light at high temperatures: Xenon-arc
  • GB/T 1865
    Paints and varnishes--Artificial weathering and exposure to artificial radiation—Exposure to filtered xenon- arc radiation
  • GB/T 18833
    Retro-reflective sheeting for road traffic signs
  • GB/T 29061
    Performance films for glass in buildings
  • GB/T 32088
    Accelerated weathering test methods of automotive nonmetallic components and materials using a xenon-arc apparatus
  • GB/T 3511
    Rubber, vulcanized- Test method for resistance to artificial weathering (xenon-arc)
  • GB/T 5137
    Automotive safety glass test method
  • GB/T 6151
    Textiles-Tests for color fastness-General principle of testing
  • GB/T 8427
    Textiles - Tests for color fastness - Color fastness to artificial light: Xenon arc fading lamp test
  • GB/T 8430
    Textiles - Tests for color fastness to artificial weathering - Xenon-arc fading lamp test
  • GM 9125P
    Procedures for Laboratory Accelerated Exposure of Automotive Materials
  • GME 60292
    Designation of Colour Fastness and Resistance to Artificial Light
  • GMW 14162
    Colorfastness to Artificial Weathering
  • GMW 14170
    Coating Requirements for Elastomeric Seals
  • GMW 14650
    Performance Requirements for Exterior Plastic Parts
  • GMW 3414
    Test Method for Artificial Weathering of Automotive Interior Trim Materials
  • Hyundai MS 210-05
    Molded Plastic Parts - Interior Use
  • Hyundai MS 300-32
    Standard Test Method - Woven, Knit
  • IEC 61345
    UV test for photovoltaic (PV) modules
  • ISO 105-B02
    Textiles - Tests for colour fastness - Part B02: Colour fastness to artificial light: Xenon arc fading lamp test
  • ISO 105-B04
    Textiles - Tests for colour fastness - Part B04: Colour fastness to weathering: Xenon arc test
  • ISO 105-B06
    Textiles - Tests for colour fastness - Part B06: Colour fastness and ageing to artificial light at high temperatures: Xenon arc fading lamp test
  • ISO 105-B07
    Textiles - Tests for Colour Fastness - Part B07: Colour Fastness to Light of Textiles Wetted with Artificial Perspiration
  • ISO 105-B10
    new standardTextiles - Tests for colour fastness - Part B10: Artificial weathering - Exposure to filtered xenon-arc radiation
  • ISO 11341
    Paints and Varnishes - Artificial Weathering and Exposure to Artificial Radiation - Exposure to Filtered Xenon-Arc Radiation
  • ISO 12040
    Graphic technology - Prints and printing inks - Assessment of light fastness using filtered xenon arc light
  • ISO 16474-1
    Paints and varnishes - Methods of exposure to laboratory light sources - Part 1: General guidance
  • ISO 16474-2
    Paints and varnishes - Methods of exposure to laboratory light sources - Part 2: Xenon-arc lamps
  • ISO 18909
    Photography - Processed photographic colour films and paper prints - Methods for measuring image stability
  • ISO 18930
    Imaging materials — Pictorial colour reflection prints — Methods for evaluating image stability under outdoor conditions
  • ISO 18937
    Imaging materials - Photographic reflection prints - Methods for measuring indoor light stability
  • ISO 29664
    Plastics - Artificial Weathering Including Acidic Deposition
  • ISO 3917
    Road vehicles - Safety glazing materials - Test methods for resistance to radiation, high temperature, humidity, fire and simulated weathering
  • ISO 4892-1
    Plastics - Methods of exposure to laboratory light sources - Part 1: General guidance
  • ISO 4892-2
    Plastics - Methods of exposure to laboratory light sources - Part 2: Xenon-arc sources
  • JASO M346
    Light-exposure test method by xenon-arc lamp for automotive interior part
  • JASO M351
    Automotive parts - Accelerated weathering testing method by xenon-arc lamp for exterior parts
  • JIS B 7754
    Light-exposure and light-and-water-exposure apparatus(xenon arc lamp type)
  • JIS D 0205
    Test Method of Weatherability for Automotive Parts
  • MIL-STD 810F
    Environmental engineering considerations and laboratory tests - Part 2: Laboratory test methods - 505.4: Solar radiation (Sunshine)
  • MIL-STD 810G
    Environmental engineering considerations and laboratory tests - Part 2: Laboratory test methods - 505.5: Solar radiation (Sunshine)
  • Peugeot Citroen (PSA) D27 1389
    Paint Coatings Rubbers and Plastics - Artificial Ageing by Weather-Ometer
  • Peugeot Citroen (PSA) D47 1431
    Materials and Parts in the Passenger Compartment Appearance Behaviour to Artificial Light at High and Mean Temperatures
  • Renault D27 1911
    Rubber and Plastic Paint Coatings - Artificial Ageing by Weather Ometer
  • Renault D47 1431
    Materials and Passenger Compartment Parts Behaviour of the Appearance to Artificial Light at High and Medium Temperatures
  • SAE J1885
    Accelerated Exposure of Automotive Interior Trim Components Using a Controlled Irradiance Water Cooled Xenon-Arc Apparatus
  • SAE J1960
    Accelerated Exposure of Automotive Exterior Materials Using a Controlled Irradiance Water-Cooled Xenon Arc Apparatus
  • SAE J2412
    Accelerated Exposure of Automotive Interior Trim Components Using a Controlled Irradiance Xenon-Arc Apparatus
  • SAE J2413
    Protocol To Verify Performance of New Xenon Arc Test Apparatus
  • SAE J2527
    Performance Based Standard for Accelerated Exposure of Automotive Exterior Materials Using A Controlled Irradiance Xenon-Arc Apparatus
  • VDA 621-429
    Tests for automotive coatings - Weathering test for colour fastness
  • VDA 621-430
    Tests for automotive coatings - Test for resistance to cracking of 2 layer metallic clear coats
  • VDA 75202
    Automotive interior materials - Colourfastness and ageing test against light at high temperatures: Xenon arc
  • VW PV 1303
    Non-metallic materials - Lightfastness test for interior parts
  • VW PV 1306
    Exposure Test for Determining the Tackiness of Polypropylene Parts
  • VW PV 3929
    Non-Metallic Materials - Weather Ageing in Dry, Hot Climate
  • VW PV 3930
    Non-Metallic Materials - Weathering in Moist, Hot Climate