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Air-cooled, Peltier-controlled cuvette holder for Horiba's Duetta Fluorescence and Absorbance Spectrometer
Product Overview

The qX3/Duetta is a temperature-controlled cuvette holder for the Duetta™ Fluorescence and Absorbance Spectrometer from Horiba. The qX3/Duetta has three optical ports. Its operation is fully integrated into the software of the Duetta product. Use the qX3/Duetta to set and maintain precise sample temperatures and stir at a steady reproducible rate, while bathing the cuvette in a controlled gaseous environment. Although dependent on rapid, precise Peltier technology, no circulating water is required for normal operation from 0 °C to 110 °C. Control the qX3/Duetta, using the TC 1B Temperature Controller included in the purchase price. This product should be purchased from Horiba.

Product Features

Three optical ports
Rapid, precise temperature control
Precise stepper-motor-driven magnetic stirring
Lid to improve temperature stability
Threaded inserts to mount windows or filters
Optical slit holders to control illuminated volume
Windowed vest available for temperature extremes
Dry gas purge for work at low temperature
Sample tray for easy installation
Probe input for sample temperature
NIST-traceable temperature calibration
Fully integrated software control

  • Technical Specifications
    Number of cuvettes controlled
    Typical use
    Standard cuvette size (outside)
    12.5 mm x 12.5 mm
    Optical ports per cuvette
    Optical port dimensions
    12 mm high x 10 mm wide
    Cuvette z-height
    15 mm
    Windowed vest available
    Factory set temperature range
    0 °C to +110 °C
    Temperature precision
    ±0.02 °C
    Magnetic stirring motor type
    Magnetic stirring speed range
    1-2500 rpm
    Default stirring speed
    1200 rpm
    Stirring speed best performance
    60-1800 rpm
  • Basic Package

    qX3 – Temperature-controlled cuvette holder
    TC 1B – Temperature Controller
    Spectrophotometer sample tray
    NIST-traceable calibration and performance data
    Magnetic stir bar, tubing for dry gas and cables

  • Accessories
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