I have gotten tubes from Bolt Technical Ceramics Inc, in TX.
all the best,
W.T. Anderson, Assoc. Prof.
Earth and Environment Dept./SERC
Florida International University
Miami, FL 33199 USA
tel: 305 348-2693 (office)
tel: 305 348-3044 (SIL lab)
From: Stable Isotope Geochemistry [[log in to unmask]] On Behalf Of Gerard Olack [[log in to unmask]]
Sent: Tuesday, July 27, 2010 1:57 PM
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Subject: Re: TC/EA ceramic tubes
Elemental Microanalysis ships from a warehouse in NJ is they're in
stock. The ceramic tube for the TC/EA is C1101, the C1102 is for the
Eurovector (pack of 2) but they are on the short side.
(it's under IRMS supplement>GC Combustion/Pyrolysis>Furnace Reaction tubes)
IVA sells them, but they are shipped straight from Germany.
You can get tubes "made to order", usually English equivalent of metric
sizes from various ceramic suppliers. We have some listed here:
On 7/27/10 1:22 PM, David Dettman wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> Finnigan's alumina tubes for the TC/EA are out of stock in the USA
> (except in their $1700 "kits"). Has anyone tracked down a good third
> party supplier for these?
> Many thanks in advance.
> -David Dettman