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Waters 486 UV Detector
Model 486
Item no st3679
Manufacturer Waters
Available 8
Price £1,595
Warranty 6 month RTB Warranty

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This newer style Waters 486 UV Detector has a wavelength range of 190nm to 600nm.

Warranty Terms & Conditions For Used Equipment

Note: Our warranty terms quoted for this instrument apply to mainland UK customers. For clients outside of this locale, please enquire at point of sale. (Jaytee Biosciences Ltd) warranty all reconditioned instruments for a pre-agreed period. This period can be from 30 days to 1 year from the date of installation / delivery of the instrument. Generally newer equipment has a longer warranty than older equipment.

Additional warranty periods can be negotiated at the time of purchase if required.

The list below outlines the items covered by our warranty:

Parts Included In Warranty

  • Electronic Assemblies – e.g. PCB’s, Transducers, Interface Cards
  • Mechanical Assemblies – e.g. Pump Drive assemblies, XYZ Transport Systems
  • Power Supplies – e.g Low and High Voltage Supplies, Lamp Supplies, Cases, Metalwork and Enclosures.
  • Major assemblies – PCB’s, Power Supplies, and Displays etc covered for warranty term.

Typical Parts NOT Included In Warranty (detectors)

  • Cell Assemblies
  • Cell Rebuild Kit
  • Lamp Assembly
  • Wetted Path Components
  • Software Updates
  • Tubing and Fittings
  • Capillaries
  • Consumable Parts
  • Tools

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The Waters 486 is designed to provide a usable light intensity over the wavelength range of 190-600 nanometers.

  • Original Wavelength repeatability:+/- 0.25nm
  • Original accuracy: ±2nm
  • Original Sensitivity setting range: 0.1 to 5.0 AUFS
  • Filter setting range: 0.1 to 5.0 sec.
  • Bandwidth: 8nm
  • Flow cell volume: 8ul
  • Pressure: 1000psi
  • Output for both Integrator and Chart Recorder.
  • Operating Voltage: 230 Volts AC

This 486 is in excellent condition - Please contact us for any further information.

Note: Licenses for Waters software products are not transferable. Any customer who purchases Waters products are advised that in order to hold a valid license to use the Waters software, they must purchase a license and appropriate Application Manager directly from Waters.
Installation option available. Please note that all prices quoted are exclusive of UK VAT.

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* This Waters 486 UV Detector comes with an Operational Qualification Certificate, and has been tested for wavelength accuracy.

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