At 10:12 AM 11/15/99 -0700, you wrote:
>I appreciate your sending me the detailed instructions for rebuilding
>our combustion furnace.
>I had contacted Omega earlier and their tech services people weren't of
>much help. You seem to be quite knowledgeable about this, so I will go
>ahead and order these parts and rebuild the furnace following your
I'm glad I could be of help. It is certainly much cheaper than buying them,
and rewarding to be able to build your own. I should mention that the max
temperature I've been able to obtain is about 1100 celcius, so this is only
good for copper/platinum furnaces, not nickel.
>By the way, do you use an Europa mass spec. or prep system? If you do,
>then have you too gone through the frustrations of taming this beast?
We are using a Finnigan 252, but it's just as frustrating! Let me know if I
can be of further assistance.
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