Beijing Rayleigh Analytical Instrument Corporation (BRAIC) - WFX-210 Atomic Absorption Spectrophotometer
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Beijing Rayleigh Analytical Instrument Corporation (BRAIC)
Spectrometer ( Atom. ): AAS: Flame/Furnace
- The patented flame analysis technique adopting oxygen-rich air-acetylene flame as the substitution for nitrous oxide-acetylene flame for high temperature element analyses.
- Automatic hollow cathode lamp changeover. The high performance HCL can be used directly.
- Auto-changeover and position optimization of integrated flame/graphite furnace atomizer.
- Light-controlled graphite furnace power supplier, adopting FUZZY-PID temperature control technique and dual curve working mode, ensures fast heating, accurate and stable temperature control and good temperature reproducibility. Temperature auto-correction function provided.
- Graphite furnace with pneumatic control and pressure lock ensures constant pressure and reliable contact.
- High accuracy and reproducibility of the graphite furnace auto-sampler, realizing fully automation of graphite furnace analysis.
- Auto-ignition, automatic spectral bandwidth selection.
- Fully automated wavelength scanning and peaking
- Automatic setting of Gas flow
- Perfect safety protection measures, alarm and automatic safety protection to fuel gas leakage, air pressure deficiency and abnormal flame extinction; spray chamber made of explosion-proof material, all-titanium burner and explosion-proof stopper for flame analyses; alarm and protection function to argon pressure deficiency, insufficient cooling water supply, over-heating and over-current etc. in graphite furnace analyses.
- Adopting large-scale programmable logic array and Inter IC bus technique and highly reliable adapters for electric design.
- Standard RS-232 serial interface communication
Easy and flexible WINDOWS operating system, with multi-windows processing technology to observe the signal profile, the measured results and the calibration curve at the same time. Various analytical programs, data, signals and graphics can all be stored for later use.
Better than ±0.25nm
Two spectral lines of Mn at 279.5nm and 279.8nm can be separated with the spectral bandwidth of 0.2nm and valley-peak energy ratio less than 30%.
The D2 lamp background correction capability at 1A is better than 30 times.
The S-H background correction capability at 1.8A is better than 30 times.
Light Source System
6-lamp turret ( Two high performance HCLs can be mounted on the turret to increase the sensitivity in flame analysis.); auto alignment; auto fine adjustment; fully automated scan and peak-picking
Lamp current adjustment
Automatic adjustment and display.
Wide pulse current: 0~25mA,
Narrow pulse current: 0~10mA.
Lamp power supply mode
Powered by two pulses (wide and narrow) simultaneously.
Single beam, Czerny-Turner design grating monochromator
0.1nm, 0.2nm, 0.4nm, 1.2nm, auto-switch over
Flame & Graphite Furnace atomizer automatic changeover
Automatic graphite furnace position optimization, automatic flame height setting and horizontal position optimization.
Automatic gas flow setting, alarm and automatic protection function for gas leak, abnormal flow, air-pressure deficiency and abnormal flame extinction, automatic ignition.
Graphite Furnace Autosampler
Sample tray capacity
55 sample cups and 5 cups for matrix modifier
Material of the sample cup
Volume of the standard cup
3ml for sample, 20ml for matrix modifier
Number of repeatable measurements
Up to 99 times
100ul and 5ml injectors, large flow sampling nozzle rinsing.
Sampling precision and repeatability
Precision: 1%; Repeatability: 0.3% for min. sampling volume.
Sampling nozzle auto-correction, sample cup height auto correction.
Detection and Data Processing System
Photomultiplier with high sensitivity and wide spectral range.
Windows 98/Me operating system
Working Curve Method (1st order and 2nd order fitting) with automatic sensitivity correction; Standard Addition Method.
Auto-calculation of concentration and content
Repeated measurement of up to 99 times, automatic calculation of mean value, standard deviation and relative standard deviation.
Sequential measurement for multi-element determination to the same sample (Max. 6 elements).
With model function
Measurement data and final analytical report printout, editing with Excel.
10cm single slot all-titanium burner
All-plastic spray chamber.
High efficiency glass nebulizer with metal sleeve.
Characteristic Concentration and Detection Limit
Oxygen-rich Air-C2H2 flame (For WFX-210)
Cu: Characteristic concentration≤0.025mg/L, Detection limit≤0.006mg/L;
Ba: Characteristic concentration ≤ 0.22mg/L Al: Characteristic concentration ≤ 0.4mg/L
Graphite Furnace Analysis
Light-controlled temperature range
1500ºC -3000ºC, temperature auto-correction
Temperature control accuracy
Cd≤0.5 ×10-12g, Cu≤5 ×10-12g, Mo≤1×10-11g
Cd≤3%, Cu≤3%, Mo≤4%
Protections for over-heating, over-current, and less cooling water and argon pressure monitoring functions