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SmartPrep® automated cartridge extractor

Automated Solid Phase Extraction
Automated Solid Phase Extraction System

This Scalable Automated Solid Phase Extraction (SPE) System delivers unprecedented versatility and intelligent automated sample preparation. SmartPrep is the first ever small footprint, automated solid phase extractor system designed specifically for scalable cartridge based SPE of a wide range of contaminants in clean aqueous matrices.

SmartPrep combines intelligence, versatility and ease of use making automated solid phase extraction (SPE) simple and affordable for method developers and sample prep laboratories. The system enables the ability to apply unique methods to each sample or process samples in batch mode, up to (96) with full system

The SmartPrep is compatible with most 1, 3 or 6 mL cartridges.

System Capabilities:

  • Rinses sample container
  • Modular and scalable | 1-8 systems from one PC
  • Processes up to (12) samples sequentially
  • Small footprint
  • Fractionation | Up to 4 fractions per sample
  • Independent methods per sample
  • Batch mode sample processing

Liquid Handling Features:

  • (2) 12 port valves
  • Reagent Manager Assistant
  • Process up to (12) samples and supports 1-8 reagents per module
  • Reagent mixing station for additional custom reagents
  • Solid sample sip tubes
  • Segregated reagent and sample waste
  • Inline membrane filters (prevent cartridge clogging)
  • Optional bottle rinse for up to (6) samples
  • Liquid sensing

Intuitive Graphical Software Interface:

  • Pre-written library of EPA Methods
  • Ability to pre-program all (12) samples for continuous run
  • Easy method development
  • Pre and Post routines supported
  • Individual method selection for each sample within a single batch run
  • Active status updates for each step & each device
  • Simple data export
  • Reagent volume calculator that predicts usage
  • Dynamic system status updates
  • Supports up to (8) SmartPrep® units on one PC

System Specifications:

Cartridge size
  • 1, 3, 6 mL
Number of Cartridges
  • 12
Number of reagents supported
  • 8
Collection tubes
  • 20 and 40 mL vials, 13 x 100 test tubes
Sample volume
  • 1.0 mL - 1.0 Liter
Number of samples
  • 12-96 sequential and up to 8 simultaneously
Physical Properties
  • Dimensions: 18"H x 8.5"W x 22.5" D
  • Weight: 43 lbs
  • Electrical Input: 110-240 VAC
Gas requirements
  • Nitrogen (max pressure 60 psi)


Product Literature
» SmartPrep Brochure
» Product Sheet

Product videos
» Introduction to the SmartPrep
» SmartPrep Hardware & Software Intro
» 1 mL Sample Delivery Demo

product options
» Bottle Rinse Kit

Related products
» SPE-DEX® 4790 Automated Extractor

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