PerkinElmer Clarus 500


Clarus 500

The sleek Clarus® 500 Gas Chromatograph (GC) from PerkinElmer offers a whole new approach to the way you interact with your GC instrument. An intuitive touchscreen interface features real-time signal display and eight-language support. It’s what makes the Clarus 500 GC so easy to use and so hard for competitors to beat.    
This cutting-edge user interface is combined with the proven dependability of a PerkinElmer® GC. In fact, PerkinElmer was recognized in both 2001 and 2002   
with the Scientific Computing and Instrumentation Reader’s Choice Award for GC. The GC systems have the performance needed for the demands of both research   
and quality-control environments. Additional unique features like our integrated autosampler tower, the PreVent™ pressure-balanced system and easy serviceability enable the Clarus 500 to deliver enhanced GC productivity.   
Available in hundreds of configurations ranging from easy-to-use, flexible analyzers to dedicated, turnkey systems for petrochemical and air analysis, the Clarus 500 GC is extremely versatile. The PerkinElmer TurboMatrix™ Headspace and Thermal Desorption sample-handling devices can be integrated with the GC, providing solutions for applications such as beverage analysis, ambient air testing, environmental work and more. For data management and reporting, PerkinElmer’s award-winning TotalChrom® Chromatography Data Systems (CDS) make managing data easier than ever.   
PerkinElmer also backs all its products with factory trained field support in more than 125 countries worldwide. The only vendor with a complete offering from sample handling to gas chromatography to data analysis and reporting, PerkinElmer offers an integrated single vendor solution.You can rely on one company for service and applications support.


  • Intuitive touch screen is easy to use, no training required   
  • Dual-channel, real-time signal display on the touch screen   
  • Flexible configurations with integrated headspace or thermal desorption   
  • Robust, proven design provides reliable performance year after year   
  • Access to worldwide PerkinElmer service and support team   


Clarus 500

Clarus 500

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Calibration of the Touch Screen

Hi, anybody knows how to calibrate the touch screen? Our touch screen does not respond. We would like to re-calibrate the touch screen to see if we can fix it. Thanks.

my screen dont work

I want to ask about my problem which is the screen not showing

Clarus 500 AIR flow disconnection

We are having on Clarus 500 AIR flow disconnection problem for set flow of Air:H2( 450:50),We checked possible leaks loaction but couldent identifed .Atempted by swtiching off the GC 1-2 times and onec it on AIR:H2 flow is showing ok but later on...

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