Viscometer: Brookfield Engineering CAP-2000+

Viscometer: Brookfield Engineering CAP-2000+

Equipment: Brookfield Engineering CAP-2000+
Technique: Viscosimetry
Contact person (UNINOVA): Pedro Barquinha (pmcb@fct.unl.pt), Ana Rovisco (a.rovisco@fct.unl.pt)
Responsible: Emanuel Carlos (e.carlos@fct.unl.pt)

Description: Brookfield’s CAP-2000+ offers expanded temperature and viscosity ranges with variable speed capability. The CAP2000+ also offers lower shear rates, making it suitable for many applications where small sample volume and good temperature control are necessary. And the rugged, easy-to-use design makes it perfect in environments where other instruments don’t last.


  • Viscosity 0.2 – 15,000 Poise
  • Shear Rate 10 – 13000 sec-1
  • Temperature 5-75°C 
  • Speed of Rotation 5-1000 RPM
  • Meets Industry Standards:  ASTM D4287, ISO 2884 and BS 3900
  • Small sample size, < 1 mL, simplifies testing
  • Integrated temperature control
  • Optional CAPCALC32 software for complete control and data analysis

Link for additional information: https://www.brookfieldengineering.com/products/viscometers/laboratory-viscometers/cap2000-viscometer