The HP Micro-CG features an internal rechargeable carrier gas container, internal rechargeable battery, and laptop computer.
The miniaturized inlet and detector, along with short capillary and micro-packed columns require small sample volumes. Gas analyses are said to be completed in 160 seconds or less.
Applications include off-shore oil rigs, natural gas well heads, and process vents.
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