Siemens LT2 cryostat
schuller at indigo2.biomol.uci.edu
Fri Nov 10 19:00:56 EST 1995
< I'm trying to set up a Siemens LT2 cryostat for low temperature studies and am
< having considerable trouble with icing. I've built a full enclosure around the
< cryostat and the detector, and flush the enclosure with dry nitrogen prior to
< Michael B. Berry, Ph.D.
nitrogen does not form ice. you do not specifically state it, but may i assume
you keep a small flow of dry nitrogen during data collection? otherwise, check
your enclosure for leaks and seal any you find. it would also probably help to
move away from houston to a drier climate, such as arizona.
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