Critical Point Dryer: Electron Microscopy Sciences 850

Equipment Name:Critical Point Dryer: Electron Microscopy Sciences 850

Location: 017 Brauer Hall


  • Vertical chamber with top filling and bottom draining
  • Normal operating temperature 35°C pressure 1500 psi
  • Thermoelectric peltier cooling and heating
  • Fine control needle valve pressure letdown
  • Illuminated chamber with side viewing port
  • Stirrer system for enhanced solvent exchange
  • Temperature monitoring and control with thermal cut-out protection
  • Pressure monitoring with pressure relief valve and rupture disc protection
  • Polycarbonate safety shield

Internal Academic: $10/hour External Academic: $15/hour Industry: $25/hour

Staff time: Academic: $60/hour Industry: $120/hour