The answer depends on the type of De-Capper used. The type with a Rod that pushes downward onto the cap and into the Vial will not be suitable, as this would damage the Vial Insert. There is a type of De-Capper that grabs the Cap from the sides, which resembles pliers and it quite dissimilar […]
Can I use vial 95025-VN-05C with crimp cap 95025-08-1S in an oven at 105°C for approximately 1 month?
Yes, the product should be acceptable at this temperature and time period.
We do not offer a magnetic tear off cap at this time because it requires aluminum (a metal soft) allow easy tearing of the cap and it is not magnetic. The magnetic material used in crimp caps is not soft enough to tear. Crimp Cap Product Page
The best way to know if you have a good seal is to take the vial and tightly hold it in your left hand. With your right hand, try to spin the crimped cap on the vial. If it moves, you should remove the cap and adjust the crimping tool as shown below. Crimping Tool […]
In Order to Prevent Gas Venting from a Closed Autosampler Vial Cap, should I use Snap, Crimp, or Screw Cap?
The Crimp Cap provides the best Quality Seal for the longest duration, but only if the Crimping Tool that is used to create the seal is Calibrated Properly and the user performs a quality crimp. To maintain adequate calibration for crimping tools, you should re-calibrate every 10-15 Crimps and verify a Good Seal is produced […]
The crimp cap with silicone/PTFE septa is most used by the pharmaceutical industry to be in compliance with USP <467>. Our catalog number 95025-09-1S is one of many caps used. Click here for more information about Headspace Vials and Caps
Solid Phase MicroExtraction (SPME) is a technique in which a short fiber coated with a sorbent or polymer quantitatively extracts analytes from a sample matrix. The fiber is then sent to the injector of an instrument such as a Gas Chromatograph (GC) where desorption of the analytes occurs. For this reason, thin septa are highly recommended for SPME […]
Yes, most definitely. However, the crimp top (serum finish) for MicroSolv vials are tested for fit and form to insure precise crimping each and every time. Always be sure to have your crimping tool calibrated every 50 crimps. For more information about calibrating your crimping tool, please contact Technical Service for assistance. Click here for […]