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Thermo Scientific Orion* AquaMate 8000 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer

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The new Thermo Scientific* Orion AquaMate spectrophotometer offers accuracy, dependability and ease of use.

The Orion AquaMate 8000 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer offers the accuracy, dependability and ease of use your lab requires. The compact design, intuitive operation and innovative features of this AquaMate spectrophotometer will ensure your lab will have the ideal instrument for water analysis and beyond. Choose the AquaMate 8000 UV-Vis with full 190 to 1100nm wavelengths for the most extensive measurement options
Orion AquaMate 8000 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer Features
  • Includes over 260 preprogrammed methods for easy and convenient measurements using Orion AQUAfast*, Merck*, CHEMetrics* or Hach* chemistries
  • Preprogrammed methods can also be adapted for new chemistries or operators can create their own custom methods
  • Instruments allow a one point adjustment on any preprogrammed method to correct for variations in batch reagent chemistries
  • A wide variety of vials sizes can be used, including 10mm square vials, 20 and 50mm rectangular vials and an adjustable round vial holder that accommodates 13, 16 and 24mm round vials
  • Dual beam optics utilizing a Xenon Flash lamp for an average of five years of maintenance free performance
  • 1.8 nm spectral bandwidth for optimal resolution
  • Three USB connections provide the options to store methods and data to a USB memory stick, transfer data to a computer and print hard copy data to an external printer
  • Compatible with ink jet and laser printers with HP PCL 5 or greater
  • Includes performance verification tests that ensure wavelength accuracy and instrument functionality
  • In accordance with GLP and GMP, each verification report gives the time, date and instrument serial number
  • The built-in wavelength accuracy test is compatible with either the internal lamp or external calibrated standards
  • The xenon lamp of the AquaMate 8000 UV-Vis spectrophotometer provides an internal standard for wavelength accuracy verification
  • To validate the instrument performance further, built-in test methods for stray light, noise and resolution are available
  • Methods on USB memory stick
  • 6-position cell holder
  • 3-position cell holder
  • 1-position cell holder
  • User documentation
  • Dust cover
  • USB cable
  • 110V and 220V power cords
Product Specifications
Optical Design Dual beam—internal reference detector
Spectral Bandwidth 1.8nm
Light Source (Typical Lifetime) Xenon flash lamp (5 years)
Detector Dual silicon photodiodes
Range 190 to 1100nm
Accuracy ±1.0nm
Repeatability ±0.5nm
Slew Speed 11,000nm/min
Scanning Speed 10 to 4,200nm/min
Data Interval 0.2, 0.5, 1.0, 2.0, 3.0, 5.0nm
Measurement Modes Absorbance, % transmittance, concentration
Range -0.5 to 5.0 A ; -1.5 to 125 %T ; ±9999 C
Linearity Up to 3.5 A at 260nm
Accuracy ±0.005A at 1.0A, <0.00025 at 0.0A
Noise <0.00050 at 1.0 A, <0.00080 at 2.0 A RMS at 260nm
Drift <0.0005 A/hr
Stray Light <0.08 %T at 220nm and 340nm, <0.1 %T at 340nm and 400nm, <1.0 %T at 198nm
Display Graphical with LCD backlight—9.7 x 7.1cm (3.8 x 2.8 in.)
Keypad Sealed membrane with tactile response keys
Connectivity USB type A port for USB stick (front panel), USB type B port for computer (rear panel), USB type A port for printer (rear panel)
Dimensions 40L x 30W x 25cm H (15.7 x 11.8 x 9.8 in.)
Weight 8.6kg (19 lb.)
Power Requirements 100 to 240V ; 50 to 60Hz
Cat. No. Description
AQ8000 AquaMate 8000 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer