EM Specimen Prep Equipment

The PELCO easiGlow Glow Discharge Cleaning System for cleaning TEM grids and hydrophilization of TEM carbon support films, which have the tendency to be hydrophobic. A glow discharge treatment with air will make a carbon film surface negatively charged (hydrophilic) which allows aqueous solutions to spread easily.

EMS 3000 critical point drier has a horizontal pressure chamber measuring 30.1 mm internal diameter x 82 mm in length. The chamber has an external water jacket for temperature control and specimens are introduced via a removable rear door. The front of the chamber is fitted with a 25 mm diameter window which permits easy viewing of the liquid level.