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April 22, 2013


 Lab Product Resources

Mass Spectrometers: Care, Service, Maintenance - What to Expect
Because modern mass spectrometers are based on solid-state electronics, they do not suffer from the mechanical and electronic problems of yesterday’s instruments. Solid-state electronics, the “shrinking instrument,” and robust dial-up methods have eliminated yesteryear’s high level of specialization and the obligatory doctorate in spectrometry. Learn more

Just How Important is Calibration? When and Why You Should Calibrate Your Balance
The answer is simple: if you use your balance at all, regular calibration is critical. The question frequently comes up when a balance is initially purchased. A new balance operator’s manual almost always recommends calibration before use. Learn more

How It Works: A Multi-Prep Laboratory Homogenizing System
There are a few important concerns an end-user encounters when homogenizing. Complete sample homogenization is the goal for each homogenizing process; however, many end-users are faced with the difficulty of achieving consistent sample breakdown of multiple samples in a timely manner coupled with a large concern of cross-contamination. Learn more


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EMCO is Setting New Standards

The new EMCO AG Series is a line of ultra-miniature, DC to HV DC converters. These surface mount devices occupy < 0.10in3, and an extremely low profile of 0.128” above the host circuit board! Output voltages range from 100V to 6KV and are ideal for applications requiring minimal size and weight.

  • Surface Mount Package
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  • No External Components Required
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 Featured Question and Discussions

Plenty of discussions are happening on LabWrench all the time. We have many questions come in daily from users that are seeking advice from fellow users and lab professionals. Can you help any of these users find the answers they are looking for?

Troubleshooting Micro Ion E Gauge
Since one week my Micro Ion E Gauge (Agilent G3170-80001) has a problem. The indicator-LED keeps switching between green and red. The high vacuum pressure shown on the front-LCD of my 5975C switches between 9.99e+09 Torr and the measured value. The foreline pressure is at a constant and good level.Looks like the Gauge works fine but not permanently... View this discussion

Measurement of NO2 and SO4
Please inform me what is the range of the DR 2800 to measure NO2 and SO4 in clear waste water. What reagents do I need for these two measurements? Provide an answer

Chromatogram ions shifted
Resulting chromatogram from substances analyzed by GC/MS have ions shifted one m/z lower. MS source cleaned, electron multiplier turned, and dipped coils. This problem started intermittent and increase in frequency. View this discussion

Troubleshooting FSX100
The FSX100 blocked to edit image when I start the software. How can I correct it? Provide an answer

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 Featured News

Randox Toxicology launches Mitragynine ELISA for the detection of designer drug Kratom
Kratom is a designer drug which originates from Mitragyna speciosa; an uncontrolled plant found in South East Asia. The designer drug has gained significant popularity in recent years due to its widespread availability on the internet and in head shops. It is marketed as a way to combat fatigue, pain and depression. Read more

New Guide on Salt Determination in Food
Salt is one of the key ingredients for almost any food product. Determining the right salt content makes or breaks the quality of food products. Global efforts to reduce the salt content in food items to protect an increasingly health-aware population, add to the challenge of controlling salt content in a simple, quick and accurate manner. Read more

New Eppendorf µCuvette G1.0™ allows life scientists to analyze even smaller sample volumes
Eppendorf has introduced the new Eppendorf µCuvette™ G1.0, designed for accurate and reliable measurement of small volumes of highly concentrated biomolecules, such as proteins and nucleic acids. Users can work easily with samples as small as 1.5 μL without the need for a time-consuming dilution step. Read more

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