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  • Pump Selection Guide

    By IDEX Health & Science

    From conventional diagnostic devices to modern molecular platforms, with IDEX Health & Science pumps, you can confidently implement sophisticated fluid actuation sequences while de-risking your development efforts. Learn more in our pump selection guide. Learn More

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  • Connect Fingertight Fittings to Your Fluidic System

    By IDEX Health & Science

    IDEX Health & Science fingertight fittings offer the convenience of making a tubing connection without the need for wrenches or specialized tools when tightening the fitting into place. Learn how to connect one-piece or two-piece fittings to tubing. Learn More

  • Install Super Flangeless™ Ferrules

    By User Not Found

    IDEX Health & Science Super Flangeless™ Ferrules are designed specifically to eliminate loosening of fittings due to tube twisting and hold tight even during vibration. Learn how to install this ferrule system. Learn More

  • How to Clean Semrock Optical Filters

    By IDEX Health & Science

    Have you ever accidentally touched your filter with gloves or noticed a speck of dust? Learn how to effectively remove debris from your Semrock optical filters from IDEX Health & Science by watching our new filter cleaning demo. Learn More

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  • Color Coding for 1/16" Stainless Steel Capillary Tubing

    By IDEX Health & Science

    IDEX Health & Science color codes its precut capillary tubing. Identify the I.D. of the tubing via the color band. Learn More

  • Polymer Tubing Instruction Guide

    By IDEX Health & Science

    Find recommendations and safety precautions for use of polymer tubing, as well as, a polymer chemical compatibility chart. Learn More

  • Practical Aspects of Mirror Usage in Optical Systems for Biology

    By IDEX Health & Science
    In this white paper, we discuss practical, useful information on the specific topic of the now ubiquitous flat dielectric mirror. It also outlines some of the key design considerations and specifications one should consider when selecting the appropriate flat mirror for an optical system used in biology.

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  • Vacuum-Release (VR) Gel-Pak

    By IDEX Health & Science
    Semrock utilizes Vacuum-ReleaseTM (VR) Gel-Pak packaging for filters whose part size and narrow substrate thickness make it difficult to remove the filters from standard Gel-Paks.

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  • Flangeless Fitting System Connection Guide

    By IDEX Health & Science

    The Flangeless Fittings system is designed to connect tubing into any appropriately-threaded flat-bottom receiving port. Use this guide to connect your fluidic path. Learn More

  • New Product Development Strategies

    By IDEX Health & Science

    New Product Development plays a pivotal role as the major driving force of organic business growth, but to add new products and services to their range of offerings, companies must make improvements to their infrastructure. In this white paper, learn about the importance of new product innovation, different process methods, and best practices for optimizing your company’s strengths to help you get to market faster. Learn More

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