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MarvelX™ Fittings Advances Fluidic Systems

May 6, 2020 by IDEX Health & Science

MarvelX UHPLC connection systems have been expertly designed for easy routing throughout your instrument, while providing consistent performance and superior re-usability. The connection system is compatible with 10-32 coned receiving ports and is absolutely finger-tight — no tool required.

What are the main differences between Marvel X UHPLC fittings and Traditional Coned Fittings?

Marvel X UHPLC Fittings
  • Zero Dead Volume
  • Sealing Not Dependent on Ferrules
  • Limits Sealing Complexities
  • Reduced Required Torque
  • Enables Connects and Disconnects as Needed
  • Virtually Impossible to Over Tighten By Hand
  • Better Chromatographic Results
Traditional Coned Fittings
  • Extra Internal Volume
  • Requires Ferrule & Tooling to Properly Seal
  • Excessive Force to Tighten Increases Wear
  • Increased Likelihood of Replacement
  • Lower Quality Chromatographic Results

To find more information on other high performing fittings for UHPLC applications, check out our Fittings 101 Guide.

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