Indian Council of Agricultural Research
(Agricultural Knowledge Management Information System)


ICAR-Indian Institute of Wheat and Barley Research, P.B. No. 158, Kunjpura Road, Karnal 132001 Haryana (www.iiwbr.org)
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Instrument Details
Instrument/Facility Name: Glutomatic System
Make                                   : Perten
Model                                  : The Glutomatic System consists of Glutomatic 2200, Gluten Index Centrifuge 2015, Glutork 2020
Specification   :The Glutomatic System is the global standard for determination of gluten quantity and quality. The effect of gluten quantity and quality in the flour used for breads, cookies, crackers and pasta is noticeable

Click to ViewThe Glutomatic system is designed to measure protein quality for the following parameters:Wet Gluten Content, Dry Gluten Content, Water Binding of Gluten, Gluten strength by Gluten Index. For international wheat and flour trade, gluten quantity andquality by the Glutomatic System are normally specified

  Working Principles
Click to ViewWet Gluten is prepared from whole meal or flour by the Glutomatic 2200 gluten washer. Gluten Index Centrifuge 2015 is used to force the wet gluten through a specially designed sieve cassette. The relative amount of gluten passing through the sieve indicates the gluten characteristics.The wet gluten is further dried in the Glutork 2020 for dry gluten content and water binding in the wet gluten calculation.

  Applications
  User Instructions
Breeding,Grain Trading and Handling, Flour Milling, Baking, Durum and PastaThe sieve and the mixer blades should always be properly cleaned after each sample

  Contact Us
Contact No. 9416236739, 9416656556
Email Id sewa.ram@icar.gov.in, sneh.narwal@icar.gov.in

  Glutomatic System Charges
Procedure Name
Industry
University
National LAB/R&D
Remark
Dr. Sewa Ram, Dr. Sneh Narwal
225/- per

Additional Rs 100/-towards postal charges if result are to be posted
The Demand Draft should be in favour of "ICAR- IIWBR, Karnal"
Letter, DD & Samples send to "PI, Quality & Basic Sciences, IIWBR, Karnal - 132001"