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May 10, 2016

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The Five Do's and Don'ts Of Proper Weight Handling

Weights are the most frequently used and most important equipment for testing scales and balances. And as such, need to be handled with care. Watch the video here.

Recently Asked Questions

Waters/Empower 3 - Report
Waters/Empower 3 - I am fairly new to Empower, have created a report with resolution but can't get it to give me values. The peaks are labeled and resolution shows in the peak table but no values. I've tried to reprocess but nothing appears.  Advise this member.

Anton Paar/PBA-SD Generation M - Flow rate problem
I've recently replaced the adapter from the PFD to the DMA 4500M. Now, the flow rate is very slow and I'm getting bubbles in my lines. The instrument is also not filling enough sample. I've checked the pressure and cleaned the filter and nothing has changed. Can anyone help me with my problem? Advise this member.

BMG LABTECH/PHERAstar FS - Optic module stuck inside
Does somen one know how to unclog the slide that carries the optic modules inside the equipment? It is stuck inside and I can´t access it from anywhere! The engine tries but it just doesn´t move. Advise this member.

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University utilizes ductless containment hood for bone DNA extraction

Traditional DNA specimens gathered at crime and trauma scenes include hair, blood, saliva, and other bodily fluids. In most cases these are excellent sources for identifying human remains.

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Shimadzu to Showcase Cannabis Testing Technology at Spring 2016 Marijuana Business Expo
Shimadzu Scientific Instruments (SSI) will be showcasing a broad range of cannabis testing technology at the Spring 2016 Marijuana Business Conference and Expo. Shimadzu’s high-performance instruments enable laboratories to test cannabis products for potency, moisture, terpenes, pesticides, residual solvents, heavy metals, and more. Read more.

Catalysis scientists choose Micromeritics® to help them solve climate change challenges
With increasing energy consumption and inefficiencies in energy systems causing 60% of chemical energy to be wasted, there are grave concerns for global climate change. Catalysis has the potential to solve many fundamental environmental and technological problems, including current global energy challenges. However, for success, an effective catalyst is required. Read more.

Fast Filter Wheel for Fluorescence Microscopy
Prior Scientific announces an addition to their range of microscope filter wheels and shutters. The new HF110A/32 holds ten 32mm diameter filters and fits to the excitation ports of a range of popular microscopes from manufacturers including Leica, Nikon, Olympus and Zeiss. Read more.

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Lab Equipment Questions for the Experts

Applied Biosystems/Veriti - Error code
We receive the following error, wondering if anyone knows a fix without sending it out? "Error Number: 0x8013 Data: 0x00,0x00,0x00,0x00 This error is unrecoverable. Please contact the technical support and restart your instrument". Advise this member.

PerkinElmer/Clarus 680 GC - Autosmapler adjustment
I have a problem of autosampler Clarus 680 GC.It looks like un-alignment appears after longer time that it works. It means the needle could not be aligned exactly over the inlet. It is moved outside of inlet hole after longer time. Do you know how to adjust the sampler or / and exchange the firmware of the sampler? Can suspected firmwear can cause the un-alignment? Advise this member.

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