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Staplex® AV-100K Acetone Vaporizer and Analysis Kit  (110 volt and 230 volt models)

Designed for clearing Mixed Cellulose Ester (MCE) Filters for asbestos analysis

Features of Acetone Vaporizer Unit

  • built-in heat control to maintain specified temperature
  • built-in thermometer
  • heavy-duty heater unit
  • grounded cordset
  • compact and lightweight
  • Made in U.S.A.


Staplex Model AV-100K is designed to clear microscopic slides quickly and economically using the Acetone/Triacetin filter mounting method for preparation of PCM samples. Model AV-100K is designed to meet NIOSH 7400, 7402 and OSHA ID160 requirements. Model AV-100K Acetone Vaporizer and Analysis Kit includes all components needed to prepare slides for PCM analysis on site or in the laboratory.

Kit Components

  • Acetone Vaporizer unit, 110 VAC (also available for 220 volts)
  • 72 microscope slides and cover slips
  • 2-oz. Acetone
  • 0.5 oz. Triacetin
  • Tweezers
  • Micro-pipette Dropper
  • Acetone Injection Syringe
  • Scalpel
  • Hard-shell Carrying Case
  • Instruction Manual

Ordering Information:

Model AV-100K Acetone Vaporizer Kit - 110 VAC

Model AV-100KA Acetone Vaporizer Kit - 220 volts