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pipette

a calibrated glass tube drawn to a fine bore at one end, filled by sucking liquid into the bulb, and used to transfer or measure known volumes of liquid
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INTEGRA offers an extensive range of manual and electronic handheld pipettes combined with the GripTips system--they help take the 'pain' out of multichannel pipetting, boosting productivity.
Although volumetric measurements are usually less accurate than gravimetric based measurements, volumetric measurements are still in common use due to the convenience, and often higher throughput, that may be afforded by automatic pipettes. Analysts should be aware of the performance limitations that can be expected for methods that rely on volumetric measurements, and precautions that must be observed to achieve the best results.
Take advantage of Pipette.com's special pricing of $269.00 on Vortex Genie[R] 2 which will only last until the end of March.
It handles the entire volume range from 0.5 to 1000 microliters with only one pipette and two pipette tips.
VIAFLO 96 is a 96-channel handheld electronic pipette that enables fast, precise and easy simultaneous transfer of 96 samples.
Design challenges for the pipette system included the need for a mechanism that would withstand substantial axial loads during the pressing-on of the pipette tips.
I checked the pipette calibration certificate and saw that the company had tested one of the middle channels carefully (multiple replicates) and then tested one replicate for the other seven channels.
The latest pipette products focus on convenience, flexibility and durability.
The plunger-operated mechanical pipette, which allows users to transfer precise volumes of liquid between containers, is one of the most commonly used hand tools in the laboratory.
One key element that impacts the accuracy and precision of countless laboratory procedures is pipette performance.
For rapid dispensing and single handed operations, use the new Scienceware(r) Fast Release Pipette [Pump.sup.TM] II Pipettor.
In all, Point Plastics molds about 60 products, 30 of them being pipette tips for laboratory use.