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General Equipment

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  • Heating Mantle Desiccator Hot Plate Potentiometer
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    This is used to heat things that are inflammable. Provides reliable constant heating. These are often connected to a Variac, which regulates the amount of power comming into it, and so regulates the amount of heat going out. Styles may vary. To store substances away from any moisture Used mainly for heating and also used for stirring solutions using stir bars It is mainly used as a power supply for heating mantles or other electrical equipment that require variable amounts of power.
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