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The Elmasonic Select Range from Elma
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The Elmasonic Select Range from Elma

The Elmasonic Select Series:

The Elmasonic Select series from Elma is a powerful and individual range of ultrasonic cleaners with a wide range of applications and uses. This series comes with baths with tank volumes ranging from 3.0L to 90L.

Applications for parts cleaning include but are not limited to:

  • Manufacturers of industrial workpieces and components, workshops and repair shops
  • Watchmakers, jewellers, jewellery and watch workshops
  • Research and analytical laboratories
DWK guide to cleaning lab glassware
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DWK guide to cleaning lab glassware

It is important to clean laboratory glassware as it has frequent contact with a range of substances on a repeated basis. A robust cleaning process is needed to ensure the equipment can be re-used safely, as well as helping to prolong the life of the products used and protects the validity of future work. Cleaning of glassware can be carried out manually, with the use of automated washing eq...
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How should I clean a Hach Pour Thru cell?

Q: How should I clean my Hach PourThru (pour through) cell? [caption id="attachment_8081" align="aligncenter" width="300"] The LZV899 Pour Thru cell kit for Hach tests[/caption] Pour Thru cells are used in some Hach tests for fast testing without the need for individual glass sample cells. The solution to be analysed is delivered to the cell by a funnel and tubing setup, and then flows out ...

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What are the options for drying lab glassware after washing?

After glassware has been washed, it should be dried carefully to avoid introducing any impurities. Drying with paper towels can introduce fibres or dust which could affect high accuracy work. There are 3 main methods for quickly and cleanly drying lab glassware, each with their own specific benefits and drawbacks. [caption id="attachment_5129" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Lots of glas...

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How do I clean the probe on a Loser Osmometer?

Question: How do I clean the probe on a Loser Osmometer? Answer: The Loser Micro-digital Osmometer is a freezing point depression Osmometer, ideal for use in laboratories. [caption id="attachment_337" align="aligncenter" width="240"] Micro-digital Osmometer MOD200PLUS[/caption] The Osmometer needs little maintenance except for the cleaning of the thermistor and freezing needle, however...
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Have you put Camlab cleaning fluids to the test?

Have you tried Camlab's range of cleaning fluids on your tough cleaning jobs in the lab?   Across the range of Camclean and Camacid we have detergents tough enough for any cleaning task in the lab, and we would love you to put them to the test on your difficult cleaning jobs. The classic Camclean and Camacid are compatible with most laboratory glasswashers. They have been ...

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What solution should I use for cleaning in an ultrasonic bath?

When cleaning in an ultrasonic bath a range of cleaning liquids can be used. These are all formulated for specific applications, so choosing the best one for your requirements will ensure that cleaning is efficient and thorough. [caption id="attachment_3998" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Elmaclean Range of Ultrasonic Cleaners[/caption]   First consider what it is you will b...

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Caring for your Laboratory Glassware

Laboratory glassware is one of the most basic items found in most laboratories, but it is an essential for everyday work. Taking care when working with and cleaning your glassware will ensure that its quality and lifetime is preserved. How hot can I heat my glassware? Pyrex and Quickfit glassware can by heated to 500°C but for short periods of time only. Do not heat volumetric glassware t...

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How do I clean my aquatron still?

When any of the Aquatron stills have been used to produce distilled water directly from a mains water supply, there will inevitably be a build-up of scale in the boiler and on the heating element(s). To obtain optimum performance from the still the scale should be removed on a regular basis. The time span between cleaning depends entirely upon the hardness of the water supply. In very hard wate...
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