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May 28, 2013


 Lab Product Resources

A Superspeed Centrifuge
In today’s laboratories, safe, efficient sample processing is essential to getting research answers faster. The centrifuge is a staple of these laboratories and critical to this sample processing. Often a shared resource in busy research facilities, the lab centrifuge can be a revolving door of multiple users with varying levels of experience and a range of applications, all requiring a variety of rotors. Learn more

How It Works: A Guided Pipetting System
Published studies, such as those documented by Artel®, have shown how a change in environmental barometric pressure creates volume variations, which alters the pipetting accuracy of air displacement pipettes. This effect is particularly noticeable when pipetting small volumes. Learn more

Product Focus: Laboratory Gas Generators
Laboratory gases serve a variety of purposes, from inert barriers for lab operations and instruments to consumption in analytical processes. On-demand gas generators have been around for decades, but the high cost of helium—the one-time gas of choice for gas chromatography mobile phases—has caused many laboratories to reconsider how all their gases are acquired, stored, and used. Learn more

 Featured Product

Eco-friendly HettCube® incubators from Hettich Lab Technology.

HettCube incubators offer lower power consumption & low global warming potential (GWP) reducing your overall operating costs while maintaining steady and optimal conditions for your samples.

  • Easily reverse the door opening to accommodate your workflow
  • One degree (+/- 1°) from ambient temp. (non-refrigerated)
  • Secure-Grip™ Modular Shelving: shelves are adjustable, removable and can easily be swapped between models
  • Run-Silent™ Operation (softer than normal conversation)
  • Intelligent temperature control with cross directional airflow for maximum heat distribution (no interior fan)
  • Self-Close 90°: Door will automatically close at any angle under 90°
  • FDA registered manufacturer

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Aura® - Ductless Fume Hoods Built to Last

Aura® ductless fume hoods offer superior protection from fumes, vapors and particulate. Advanced safety features like the EverSafe II™ microprocessor controls airflow and monitors filtration saturation. Filtrak™ filter locking system ensures an airtight seal to prevent fumes from bypassing the filter. Available in 30, 42 and 54 inch widths.

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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?

Service code
Would anybody know the code for the service option in the configuration menu on DU-640's and 650's. I inherited one of each and am trying to get them functional and calibrated, and I would like to see the gain settings. Thank you! Provide an answer

Imbalance error
How to fix an imbalance error on j25 avanti? View this discussion

Material Compatibility
We have a stirrer for Endeavor formulation. It is a Eurostar Digital IKA Werke. I need to know if the casing and parts are chloroform compatible, do you know who best to speak to on this? Provide an answer

Main Contactor Failure
Getting error "main contactor failure" after a powercut. How do I fix it myself? It says in the manual it could be that the main fuse not available...what and where is this fuse? I am going to start opening up panels if I don't hear anything! Thermo service is not an option until i know it's not just a fuse. View this discussion

View all Questions and Discussions on LabWrench

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 Featured Sponsor

Thank you to LECO for sponsoring the Elemental Analyzers and Sample Preparation categories on LabWrench

For more than 75 years, industries around the world have trusted LECO to deliver technologically advanced products and solutions. Product lines include high-quality analytical and mass spectrometry instrumentation, metallography and optical equipment, and consumables. LECO has more than 30 subsidiaries worldwide, with additional distributors authorized to sell or service LECO products to the rest of the world.

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 Featured News

Introducing the H101F Flat Top Microscope Stage for Upright Microscopes from Prior Scientific
Prior Scientific proudly introduces our latest and most innovative motorized high precision microscope stage for upright microscopes - the H101F Flat Top Stage. The innovative design of the H01F incorporates a completely flat top plate which eliminates any obstacle to objective rotation while ultra low profile sample holders facilitate the use of high NA objectives. Read more

NEW Purifier® Logic®+ Biosafety Cabinet maximizes user safety through human factors design.
Purifier® Biosafety Cabinets have evolved greatly through the years and now the new Purifier® Logic®+ not only keeps the researcher safe from the biohazard agents being used, but also offers a design with emphasis on human design. It's the human factor that ultimately dictates how an operator works, which directly affects productivity and safety. Read more

Fully Automated Drying or Concentration of Very Large Volumes
Genevac has announced the launch of the ROCKET 4D – a fully automated system for automatic drying or concentration of very large volumes (a few to 100 litres) in one operation with no user interaction. Simply load your sample, select a method, press start, and walk away – the system will do the rest. Read more

EMD Millipore Introduces PureEpi™ Chromatin Preparation and Optimization Kit
EMD Millipore, the life science division of Merck KGaA of Darmstadt, Germany, today introduced the PureEpi™ Chromatin Preparation and Optimization Kit. The PureEpi™ kit provides a systematic approach to address the technical challenges of optimizing the preparation of chromatin by providing a complete set of validated reagents specifically designed for the generation of chromatin for ChIP experiments. Read more

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