User Tools

Site Tools



This shows you the differences between two versions of the page.

Link to this comparison view

Both sides previous revision Previous revision
Next revision
Previous revision
inserting_pipette_into_pipette_holder [2016/10/04 22:13] external edit
inserting_pipette_into_pipette_holder [2019/04/18 23:34] (current)
Line 1: Line 1:
 +====== Inserting Pipette into Pipette Holder ======
 +1) Disassemble the O-ring compression subassembly from the pipette support subassembly.
 +2) Insert the pipette through the support subassembly,​ and through the O-ring.
 +3) Lightly tighten the outside nut to clamp the pipette without crushing it.
 +4) Begin screwing the O-ring compression subassembly into the pipette support subassembly. ​ See the two figures below showing the uncompressed O-ring.
 +[{{ pipette1.png?​direct&​300 |O-ring Uncompressed}}]
 +[{{ pipette2.png?​direct&​150 |O-ring Uncompressed}}]
 +5) Gently tighten the assembly until the O-ring is compressed around the pipette shaft. Be careful not to over-tighten. ​ See the two figures below.
 +[{{ pipette3.png?​direct&​300 |Compressed O-ring}}]
 +[{{ pipette4.png?​direct&​150 |Compressed O-ring}}]
 +{{tag>​mppi tech_note}}
inserting_pipette_into_pipette_holder.txt · Last modified: 2019/04/18 23:34 (external edit)