MicroTight Union Instruction Guide

by IDEX Health & Science

MicroTight® Union

  1. Fingertighten Gauge Plug in one side.
  2. Insert your tubing into an appropriately-sized MicroTight® tubing sleeve — 25µm-51µm (.001" - .002") greater than the OD of your capillary tubing.
  3. Insert your sleeved tubing into a Micro Fingertight.
  4. Screw the assembled unit into the other end of the union making sure the tubing and sleeve are pushed firmly against the Gauge Plug. Finger tighten the fitting securely in place.
  5. Remove Gauge Plug.
  6. Repeat steps 2 & 3; make sure the tubing and sleeve are pushed firmly against the other tubing and sleeve already installed. Finger tighten the fitting securely in place.

You should now have a True ZDV connection.