UV-Vis spec recommendations

Chuck Szmanda cszmanda at earthlink.net
Thu Jun 3 21:29:46 EST 2004

A relatively low cost very compact spectrometer can be bought from Ocean

"Louis Hom" <lhom at OCF.Berkeley.EDU> wrote in message
news:c9nm9p$2lji$1 at agate.berkeley.edu...
> Our lab is in need of a new UV-Vis spec and I was wondering if there's a
> model/brand that folks might recommend (or advise against, for that
> matter).  We need decent quality for not too much money, mostly just basic
> absorbance readings and obtaining spectra.  Very infrequent kinetics work.
> If we need to plug into an old laptop/PC for some functions, that can
> probably be arranged too.  Our current instrument (an LKB Ultrospec II
> from the '80s) has a carousel in it, but I don't think anyone ever uses
> that feature.  Similarly, a split beam might be handy, but would rarely
> find use.  Any suggestions would be welcome.
> -- 
> Lou Hom >K'93
> lhom at ocf.berkeley.edu
> http://www.ocf.berkeley.edu/~lhom/

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