Gold Processing Quality Control

S1 TITAN, gold jewelry tester

Gold processing depends on a high-precision operation. Every hundredth of a percent of gold is a valuable commodity, and precision in analysis of gold samples at every stage of the process is key. To learn how Bruker gold processing quality control instruments can make a difference in your specific operation, contact a Bruker expert.


Bruker gold processing analyzers are a robust, highly precise analytical tool for gold samples of almost any kind, including:

  • Gold ore
  • Gold bullion
  • Gold nuggets
  • Gold bars
  • Gold pins
  • Scrap gold
  • Scrap jewelry
  • Intermediate melts

The Bruker S1 TITAN is ideally suited for these gold processing analysis applications, with benefits and features designed with the gold analysis user in mind.  Well-equipped, the Bruker S1 TITAN offers the following unique benefits:

  • Portable, handheld and ergonomic for comfortable all day use without fatigue
  • Analysis is completely non-destructive, not altering the sample in any way (although certain types of samples must undergo preparation prior to analysis for accurate results)
  • Extremely accurate analysis
  • Some of the lowest gold LODs (limits of detection) amongst handheld and portable XRF gold analyzers
  • Small spot analysis capabilities with choice of spot size, to isolate small parts from a larger context
  • An integrated camera so that user can visually pinpoint and save image of desired analysis area
  • Provides complete metal or alloy chemistry for easy identification of gold alloys or impurities
  • Easy to use, even for a novice user
  • Can be used anywhere: in the field, in the lab, on the floor, or in the scrap yard to easily test samples at any step of gold processing
  • Most samples are accurately analyzed within a matter of a few seconds

To find out more about how to increase gold processing speed and efficiency while reducing errors, contact a Bruker technical sales or applications expert.