Aminco French Pressure Cell Carver Hydraulic Press
The Aminco Model FA-073 French Pressure Cell and the Carver Model 3888-1D10A00 Hydraulic Press are used to rupture cells as they transit from a high to low pressure environment. The Pressure cell was manufactured by SLM-Aminco. This company was recently acquired by Thermo Electron Corporation. The French pressure cell has a capacity of approximately 50 ml and operates at high forces. (Purchased 1999)
This French press is located in room 338 Goss Laboratories, 1925 Coffey Road
Contact & scheduling
This is a walk-up instrument. Manuals are located in the drawer beneath the instrument
New user education
Modest, informal, with first use. The operator must be very careful to use the instrument in a safe fashion.