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Waters 2996 Photodiode Array Detector

Waters 2996 Photodiode Array Detector Image

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The Waters 2996 Photodiode Array Detector incorporates integrated software and optics innovations that deliver chromatographic and spectral sensitivity, reliability and ease of use for analytical and preparative separations. Features include Maximum Chromatographic Sensitivity which means unprecedented trace impurity detection and quantification. Optimized Spectral Sensitivity and Waters Purity Algorithms, which mean definitive compound identification and co-elution detection. Superior Linearity range defined by a fixed optical bandpass. Simplified optics are reliable and easy to maintain. Method Development and Validation are fast and straight forward with uncomplicated method development tools within Empower. Compliance-ready for the FDA Electronic Records and Electronic Signatures Rule. Start-up diagnostics that ensure detector performance prior to use.


Dimensions11.5" W x 24" D x 8.13" H (29.21 x 60.96 x 20.65 cm)
Weight31.5 lbs (14.3 kg)
Wavelength range190 to 800 nm
Wavelength accuracy±1 nm
Linearity range*5% at 2.0 AU, propylparaben, at 256 nm
Spectral resolution1.2 nm
Baseline noise±1.5 x 10-5 AU peak-to-peak, dry, at 254 nm
Drift1' 10-3 AU/hour at 254 nm (after warmup)
Ambient temperature4 to 40°C (39 to 104°F), not to vary more than 1°C per hour (to prevent drift)
Relative humidity20 to 80%, noncondensing
Power100 to 240 Vac
*Per ASTM 685-79 

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