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1 Are the MicroSolvCE Window Makers RoHS compliant?

Yes, the Window Makers and all components used in their construction are RoHS compliant. RoHS stands for Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive. The directive mandates that RoHS compliant goods…

2 Are there other parts or pieces that I need to use the MicroSolv Window Maker™?

No, the Window Maker™comes with a heating module that makes a 2mm window. No other tools are needed. Other heating modules of different window sizes can be purchased separately. Window Maker Information…

3 Can I use the CE Window Maker for removla of PFA coating on copper wires?

The unit is designed specifically for use in making "detection windows" in polyimide coated fused quartz silica with a very specific thickness and outer diameter (OD) which are used for capillary electrophoresis…

4 Can I use the MicroSolvCE Window Maker™ on all CE capillaries?

The Window Maker™ can be used on all polyimide coated, bare fused silica capillaries such at the Simplus™ or other brands. It can be used on many coated columns but you should test the column to make…

5 Can I use the Window Maker with wires or solid core glass fiber?

The MicroSolv Window Maker is designed for removing polyimide from fused quartz silica tubing with 365um OD and ID of 25, 50, 75, 100 and 125um for use in Capillary Electrophoresis. We cannot say if the…

6 Can the MicoSolvCE Window Maker™ be used to remove the polyimide from the tips of capillaries?

Yes, this is a highly recommended use of the Window Maker™. By burning off 2mm of the inlet and outlet ends of the capillaries, the injection precision of your CE unit will improve. It is believed that…

7 Can the Window Maker modules be used with either US or European voltage units?

The Window Maker units are currently produced with 110/120V voltage for use in US & Canada (cat# 07200-S) and the replacement modules (cat# 07301-S, 07201-S, 07204-S, 07207-S) differ only in size…

8 Does the MicroSolvCE Window Maker™ come in voltages that are useable in European, Asian, Middle Eastern and African countries?

No, it does not. When you order the Window Maker™, and you are not using it in the US or Canada you will need to use a power converter changing voltage from 110 60Hz to the voltage of the country in…

9 Does the replaceable heating module come with the MicroSolvCE Window Maker when you order it or does it have to be ordered separately?

When you order the Window Maker™, it is shipped with a heating module that creates a detection window that is approximately 2mm. The replacement module is available in the event you need to replace…

10 How can I use the Window Maker to burn a larger window than the sizes you have available?

To begin, the window sizes are approximate and we cannot put a specification on exact widths. Since the user must hold the capillary in place and if it is not held steady, the window length may be longer.…

11 How do I use the CE Window Maker for a different size detection windows?

The MicroSolvCE Window Maker™ comes supplied with a heating module suitable for burning a detection window that is approximately 2mm wide. Replacement Modules for 1, 4, or 7mm can be obtained separately…

12 How long is the warranty of the MicroSolvCE Window Maker™?

One-year parts and labor. Window Maker Information © Copyright MicroSolv Technology Corporation, all rights reserved.

13 How much heat does the Window Maker™ coil produce?

We have not quantified the amount of heat produced by the coils. However, the amount of heat is sufficient to burn off the polyimide layer on a CE capillary without damaging the fused silica in any way,…

14 Is it possible to make a window anywhere on the capillary using the MicroSolvCE Window Maker?

Yes, you can make the window any place along the capillary. Window Maker Information © Copyright MicroSolv Technology Corporation, all rights reserved.

15 Is the MicroSolvCE Window Maker™ CE marked for the EU?

It no longer complies with current and coming regulations. Therefore, the MicroSolv Window Maker is not CE Marked. Window Maker Information © Copyright MicroSolv Technology Corporation, all rights reserved.…

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