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Snapshots of Instrument Lab's new pumping station.  Click on image to see a larger version; the size of the larger image is given in parentheses.

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16 May 2005
The new Varian pumping system for the Instrumentation Lab (327 KB).  It contains a high throughput Tri-Scroll roughing/backing pump, and a Turbo-V 70LP Macro-Torr turbo.  The full-range pressure sensors and throttle valve are not yet installed.
New Varian Vacuum Pump System.

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Last updated 2005 May 19, Thursday
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