Microfluidic Reservoir for 15 mL Falcon Tube - S (2/4 port)

Microfluidic Reservoir for 15 mL Falcon Tube - S (2/4 port)

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This versatile autoclavable microfluidic adapter allows the use of (included) 15 mL BD Falcon tubes in microfluidic systems using standard 1/4”-28 fittings interfaced with any pressure source to create an easily installable and infinitely reusable mid-volume reservoir system. Available in 2-port or 4-port kit.
€113.00
This versatile autoclavable microfluidic adapter allows the use of (included) 15 mL BD Falcon tubes in microfluidic systems using standard 1/4”-28 fittings interfaced with any pressure source to create an easily installable and infinitely reusable mid-volume reservoir system. Available in 2-port or 4-port kit.

Features & Benefits

  • Autoclavable
  • Robust, durable design (Hard Anodized Aluminum body)
  • Infinitely reusable
  • Installable in a few seconds
  • Compatible with ¼-28 fittings for 1/16" OD tubing

Applications 

For the first time, our 15 mL BD Falcon™ Tube Adapter enables you to use disposable BD Falcon™ tubes for your microfluidic experiment. Our microfluidic caps are fully compatible with original 15 mL Corning Falcon™ tubes. These 15 mL Corning Falcon™ tube caps are easily autoclavable and never come in contact with liquids. So you can re-use them for as long as you wish just by using a new BD Falcon™ tube, without any risk of sample contamination.

Setup

These Flacon tube microfluidic reservoirs are intended to be used with a pressure source, pressurizing the reservoir and forcing the liquid through microfluidic tubing and into the microfluidic system, illustrated in the schematic below.

Sample

 

The schematic below illustrates a simple setup in which this reservoir kit could be used.

1.5 ML EPPENDORF® MICROFLUIDIC RESERVOIR – XS full setup

Safety warning

Working with systems under pressure above atmospheric pressure presents a safety risk, especially when working with hazardous liquids and gases.

Darwin microfluidics cannot guarantee the strength of the provided reservoirs beyond atmospheric due to the nature of their material, transportation, and end-user handling methods.  It is thus the responsibility of the end-user to take necessary precautions to ensure their safety, including careful handling and operation and wearing personal protective equipment. 

Working with pressurized reservoirs requires to follow some recommendations to ensure your security.

Recommended pressure range: from -900 mbar to 8 bar.

Pressure resistance tests have been performed on the pressurized tanks. Protocols and results of the tests are available upon request.

 

General recommandations

  • Do not use a tube or a bottle that look damaged or has encountered a shock.
  • Use only the same tube references if you need a spare one. We cannot guarantee that other references of tubes or bottles used by the end-user will withstand the same pressure ranges.
  • Make sure that the tube/bottle used with Elveflow pressurized tube cap is adapted to the experimental conditions (chemical compatibility of the material, resistance to temperature, …) to fulfill security requirements.
  • Use security equipment adapted to specific experimental conditions. You may be using pressurized reservoirs containing dangerous liquids and presenting explosion risks (protection glasses, security net or shield). Also, depending on the nature of the liquid, it is the user responsibility to use indicated security equipment (PPE, chemical hood, …).

 

 

    The device is available in two versions:

    Two-port version includes :

    • (1x) 15 mL BD Falcon tube microfluidic adapter with two 1/4"-28 threaded ports.
    • (4x) 15 mL BD falcon tubes
    • (1x) individual 15 mL BD Falcon rack

    Four-port version includes :

    • (1x) 15 mL BD Falcon tube microfluidic adapter with four 1/4"-28 threaded ports
    • (4x) 15 mL BD falcon tubes
    • (2x) 1/4”-28 flat bottomed Delrin plugs for blocking unused ports if needed.

     

    Note: this product does not come with 1/4"-28 fittings or microfluidic tubing.

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    Shipping

    The shipping charges are calculated based on the weight of the package and on the country of destination. We try to offer you the best shipping rates and services, shipping all our orders through DHL Express. Generally, your order reaches your lab in only 2 to 3 days after we send it, no matter the destination! 

    Please note that our shipping incoterms are DAP (Delivered At Place). Please contact us if you prefer using your own courrier account or have any question!

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