Scientific Equipment Source
4-555 Wentworth Street East
Oshawa, ON, L1H 3V8
Tel: 905-231-0930
Fax: 905-231-0944


Refurbished Perkin Elmer 8500

This GC can be offered as is if you are a bargain hunter, when removed from the lab it was still working or fully refurbished

Microprocessor controlled gas chromatograph for capillary and/or packed column use. Soft key user interaction by keyboard and VDU. Single or dual detector operation with wide choice of detector, injector and pneumatics combinations.

Special features:
  • Analytical method storage. Up to 10 analytical methods can be created and stored, with battery backup for long-term security.

  • Automated bleed compensation (ABC) (standard)

    Automatically corrects for column bleed during temperature programming. Allows single column operation with ionization detectors for both packed and capillary columns.

  • Chromatogram displayed on screen (optional)

    The chromatogram of selected channel may be displayed on the screen during real time. Screen replot with time scale expansion and sensitivity changes is also optional.

  • Soft keys (standard)

    Keyboard includes eight keys immediately below the screen. Theses are assigned different functions for each display giving maximum versatility.

  • Built-in data handling or data handling with re-integration (optional)

    Provides for percent, normalization, external standard and internal standard calculations on an area or height basis with peak naming and peak grouping. Automatic calculations of response factors. Storage and re-integration of raw data after completion of the analysis. Standard data handling facility provides single channel integration which may be switched between two detector signals during an analysis for appropriate dual channel applications.


If you are a bargain hunter please give us a call, we always have instruments in stock, which have not been refurbished and can be sold as is in working condition.

Scientific Equipment Source provides service and training on site in most of central Ontario this includes neighboring cities Ajax, Whitby, Pickering, Oshawa, Toronto, Mississauga. We can also provide training and courses on site on chromatograph (GC), HPLC in the Durham region; this includes Pickering, Ajax, Whitby, Oshawa. For other customers we can be also flexible on arrangements. For the rest of customer any equipment for repair has to be sent back by a courier.