Terra Universal’s bench, designed for soldering or chemical processing, is equipped with a 1,200-cfm blower to draw contaminants downward. A purification filter with HEPA uses bonded activated charcoal to adsorb organic vapors.
The newest CUBE 405 semiconductor-based laser from Coherent Inc. now produces 100 mW at 405 nm in the same 100 x 40 x 40 mm and at the same beam quality: TEM00 beam (M²
Cole-Parmer’s new Oakton handheld thermocouple thermometers offer three-way hands-free operation, automatic field calibration, IP54 splash resistance, and backlit screen. Available with J, K, or T thermocouples, the instruments have a range of -210 to 1200° C. Cole-Parmer, www.
Specifically designed for laboratory equipment such as analyzers, sequencers, spectrometers and chromatographs, the FH Series uninterruptible power system (UPS) from Falcon Electric Inc. regenerates clean AC power from 3 to 10 kVA. Falcon Electric, Inc. www.falconups.
Two new Ci5000 xenon-arc Weather-Ometers from Atlas are available in low or standard voltage for large capacity, accelerated laboratory weathering. A full-color TFT touch screen with digital control replaces analog control circuits of the previous generations. Atlas, www.atlas-mts.
Biomatrica’s new reagent greatly improves polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and reverse transcriptase PCR (RT-PCR), enabling improved DNA and RNA study of trace samples (?1 ng), degraded samples, low copy transcripts, multiplexing (i.e.
The Aquacounter Karl Fischer AQ-2100S coulometric titrator from JM Science features an electrode cable attachment, fritless cell, and a cell design suitable most trace moisture applications.
A low cost, high performance, 2-phase, linear stepper motor from H2W Technologies travels at 2 m/sec, can operate in any axis, and features 1G acceleration.
Nikon Instruments and JEOL jointly introduced their new benchtop scanning electron microscope, NeoScope, at Pittcon 2008.
As part of a new collaboration, Agilent Technologies Inc. is using the Fujifilm Dimatix Inc. inkjet technology to develop products that allow life scientists to more efficiently target and analyze sequences of genetic material.
Case Systems Inc. now offers a workstation specifically designed for the ergonomic, production, and safety requirements of mass spectrometry.
To minimize the overhead associated with germanium aspheres, Rochester Precision Optics has introduced long wave infrared glass and infrared aspheric optics which make use of molding technology.
The miniature surface mount reflective optical encoder from GSI Group Inc. makes high-accuracy motion feedback feasible where it would have been physically impossible or too costly. Cost-effective for OEMs with volumes of 500 or more per year, ChipEncoder is RoHS compliant and is just 7mm x 11mm.
Suited for small components, Schunk’s KONTEC KSK is 170 mm long with jaw width of 65 mm, clamping range of 0-152 mm, and clamping force of 20 kN at 65 Nm. Device can be used as clamping unit for raw parts or as precision clamping module.
The PCTestr35, PTTestr35, and PCSTestr35 from Cole-Parmer perform multiple testing functions: pH, conductivity, TDS, salinity, and temperature.