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Laboratory Equipment: January 2014

January 6, 2014 12:26 pm | by Laboratory Equipment | Digital Editions | Comments

The January issue of Laboratory Equipment features a cover story on easy-to-use, next-generation automation systems. Other articles discuss multi-angle light scattering spectroscopy as a biomedical research tool, as well as different sample preparation techniques for seafood. Product updates include: glove boxes, fume hoods, IR/FTIR, power supplies, pipettes and syringes, and chemicals, gases and standards. Special application sections this month are: food and beverage, biofuel technologies and lab design and furnishings.

Particle Size Analyzer for Drilling Mud Analysis

January 2, 2014 2:16 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Malvern’s robust Mastersizer 3000 particle size analyzer can be used in drilling mud analysis....

Gas Analyzer Protects Against Temperature Fluctuations

January 2, 2014 2:13 pm | Product Releases | Comments

LECO Corp.’s 736 Series is an oxygen/nitrogen analyzer developed for accurate wide-range...

Analyzer Incorporates New Alternative Test Method

January 2, 2014 2:09 pm | Product Releases | Comments

A new method for measuring the True Vapor Pressure (TVP) of crude oils is spreading quickly...

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Laboratory Equipment: December 2013

December 17, 2013 9:47 am | by Laboratory Equipment | Digital Editions | Comments

The December issue of Laboratory Equipment features a cover story on the lab of the future 2019. Using data collected from reader surveys, Laboratory Equipment presents the expected changes, technologies and overall feel of the laboratory in five years. Other articles discuss digital and real-time PCR in proteomics research, enabling mobile labs via mobile phones and temperature standardization for samples. Special application sections include proteomics, environmental and field testing and biofuel technologies. 

Rubber Tubing Offers Excellent Chemical Resistance

December 12, 2013 2:07 pm | NewAge Industries, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

NewAge Industries’ Vitube tubing made of Dupont Performance Elastomer’s Viton synthetic rubber provides a wide range of chemical resistanc, along with enhanced performance, especially at high temperatures.

Two-Component Epoxy Features High Temperature, Chemical Resistance

December 12, 2013 2:04 pm | Master Bond, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Master Bond Supreme 45HTQ is a thermally stable, two-component quartz filled epoxy system. It features enhanced abrasion- and chemical-resistant properties.


Ultrafast Electron Microscope Images in Nanoseconds

December 12, 2013 1:53 pm | FEI Company | Product Releases | Comments

FEI’s Tecnai Femto ultrafast electron microscope (UEM) enables scientists to explore ultrafast events and processes that occur at the atomic and molecular spatial scale over time spans measured in femtoseconds (10-15 seconds).

Thermocouple Cables Provide Weight, Space Savings

December 12, 2013 1:50 pm | Cicoil | Product Releases | Comments

Cicoil’s Highly Flexible Thermocouple Cables have been designed for continuous motion, tight routing, excessive temperatures (-65 to +260 C) and extremely harsh environments.

Automatic Analyzer Tests Fuels, Chemicals

December 12, 2013 1:44 pm | Petrolab Company | Product Releases | Comments

Grabner’s MINIVAP VPXpert-L automates the manual ASTM D2879 Standard Test Method for Vapor Pressure by Isoteniscope used by the chemical industry. The analyzer measures gasoline, jet fuels, solvents and chemicals, as well as food, flavor and fragrance products with improved precision.

Touchscreen Peristaltic Pump is Easy-to-Use

December 12, 2013 1:37 pm | kd Scientific | Product Releases | Comments

KD Scientific’s Allegro Peristaltic Pump System allows maintenance free, continuous flow pumping for various fluids. It can easily dispense in forward or reverse direction using the touchscreen display.

Laboratory Equipment: January 2013

January 3, 2013 10:46 am | Digital Editions | Comments

The January issue of Laboratory Equipment features a cover story on how advancing laboratory automation is enhancing productivity, reliability and accuracy. Emerging Fuel Technologies and Food and Beverage labs are the two special product/article sections.


Pulsation-Free Pump is Compact

January 2, 2013 4:00 pm | Gardner Denver, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Thomas has introduced the oil-less, long-life Picolino Rotary pump and compressor

Dissolved Species Monitor for Biofuel Research

January 2, 2013 3:57 pm | Hiden Analytical Ltd. | Product Releases | Comments

Hiden Analytical has developed a cuvette-style interface for the Hiden HPR-40 membrane inlet mass spectrometer (MIMS) series. 

Field Spectroradiometer Measures Upwelling, Downwelling

January 2, 2013 3:55 pm | Spectral Evolution, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The UDS-1100 from Spectral Evolution is suited for surface reflectance measurements where it is inconvenient or impractical to take frequent reflectance panel reference scans, especially on days with shifting cloud cover. 

Laboratory Equipment: December 2012

December 7, 2012 3:21 pm | Digital Editions | Comments

The December issue of Laboratory Equipment features a cover story on how advancing laboratory equipment is accelerating life science breakthroughs. Other articles include explanation of automation capabilities for the molecular biology field. Emerging Fuel Technologies and Environment & Field Testing are the two special product sections for December. 

Reed Sensors Draw Zero Voltage, Current

December 3, 2012 4:24 pm | Product Releases | Comments

Standex-Meder Electronics' line of liquid level reed sensors are suited for use in laboratory fluid systems, automotive fluid sensing, aerospace and marine fuel level sensors, as well as a myriad of industrial uses, electrical equipment and home appliances. 


Oil-Less Pump is Small, Lightweight

December 3, 2012 4:21 pm | Thomas | Product Releases | Comments

The 319 Series oil-less, WOB-L Piston DC pump and compressor from Thomas is small, lightweight (5.1 lb) and manufactured with die-cast aluminum components for strength and durability.

EMR Spectrometer Package Suited for Academia

December 3, 2012 4:18 pm | Oxford Instruments | Product Releases | Comments

Oxford Instruments Industrial Analysis has developed and customized the AffirmoEX Electron Magnetic Resonance (EMR) compact benchtop spectrometer, regenerating the teaching of EMR in higher education.

WDXRF Spectrometer Tackles Lube Oil Analysis

December 3, 2012 4:04 pm | Applied Rigaku Technologies, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Rigaku Corp.’s Application Note No. 5039 describes the analysis of unused lubricating oils and additives for a variety of inorganic elements following ASTM method D6443-04 using the company’s Supermini200—a benchtop WDXRF spectrometer.

Multi-Fuel Analyzer Incorporates IR Spectroscopy

December 3, 2012 4:00 pm | AMETEK Petrolab | Product Releases | Comments

The MINISCAN IRXpert analyzer from AMETEK Grabner Instruments is a completely portable multi-fuel analyzer for gasoline, diesel and biodiesel blends that incorporates the advantages of mid-IR and near-IR spectroscopy to achieve enhanced accuracy of fuel properties. 

Zoom Lens Easily Spots Spent Nuclear Fuel

May 3, 2012 8:07 am | Resolve Optics Ltd. | Product Releases | Comments

Resolve Optics' Digital Cerenkov Viewing Device is equipped with an UV Zoom lens that provides a highly effective system that captures the Cerenkov image of spent fuel for analysis and comparison.

Systems Enable High-Throughput, Faster Oil Analysis

May 3, 2012 8:07 am | Product Releases | Comments

PerkinElmer's OilExpress 4 and OilPrep 4 systems enable faster oil analysis. The OilExpress 4 system includes a high performance Spectrum Two FTIR spectrometer and multi-tip sampling capabilities with a synchronized multi-tasking autosampler.

Titrator Suited for Applications in Biofuels Industry

May 3, 2012 8:07 am | JM Science, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

JM Science's AQUACOUNTER Coulometric AQ-300 KF Titrator can be extensively in the biofuels industry, including applications in biodiesel, glycerin, reclaimed methanol, jet fuel, ULSD or ultra-low sulphur diesel, kerosene and many others.

Viscometer Models Meet Needs of All Users

May 3, 2012 8:07 am | Product Releases | Comments

Options for determining the dynamic viscosity of food, adhesives, petroleum products, biofuels, paint, pharmaceuticals, chemicals and more have been expanded with the Cole-Parmer Rotational Viscometer series.

Simple Fracking Kit Detects Water Contaminates

May 3, 2012 8:07 am | Product Releases | Comments

Many links between hydraulic fracturing or "fracking" to contamination of groundwater and drinking water supplies have recently been discovered.

Module Enables Pyrolysis of Solids, Liquids

May 3, 2012 8:07 am | Product Releases | Comments

The GERSTEL PYRO module for the proprietary Thermal Desorption Unit (TDU) is available for 14 or 196 samples in combination with the MultiPurpose Sampler (MPS).

Laboratory Equipment: May 2012

May 1, 2012 12:00 am | Digital Editions | Comments

Check out the May 2012 issue of Laboratory Equipment magazine, featuring a cover story on energy savings and sustainable lab designs and special product sections on lab design, fuel technologies and life science.

Laboratory Equipment: April 2012

April 1, 2012 12:00 am | Digital Editions | Comments

Check out the April 2012 issue of Laboratory Equipment magazine, featuring a cover story on spectrscopy and special product sections on pharmaceutical labs, gas supplies and lab design.

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