Author Topic: Edwards E2M2  (Read 564 times)

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Vibrating_Lights

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Edwards E2M2
« on: April 17, 2003, 09:13:00 AM »
Is this a good quailty pump for pulling solvents and all other sorts of good stuff.  does any one have the specs for it.  or can someone recommend a good pump for THF MeOH DCM ect.....
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wyndowlicker

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edwards E2M2
« Reply #1 on: April 17, 2003, 12:43:00 PM »
I also ahd the same request.Ive looked for refurbishers of these pumps and all are asking right around 500 for overhaul.Bartelby said he had the files on repair and specs I believe. :P


gabd

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check their website
« Reply #2 on: April 17, 2003, 04:03:00 PM »
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http://www.edwards.boc.com/



Look under products, rotary vane pumps
You will find specs for those pumps.
The e2-m2 isnt there anymore but the e2-m1.5 is so I guess it would be around that

I wish I could tell you its a good pump but I dont know since the one I have sometimes stops for no reason, so I cant really use it. Id have to get it repaired, but the fact that I have another one and that I dont like to answer questions for technicians who, for some reason here, always want to meet with you, makes me change my mind

RoundBottom

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overheating?
« Reply #3 on: April 17, 2003, 08:15:00 PM »
maybe it's overheating?  try putting a fan blowing directly on it, and see if it still happens.


gabd

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I wish it was only that
« Reply #4 on: April 17, 2003, 08:40:00 PM »
but I tried running it, sometimes after 5 minutes it shuts down, sometimes not so its no really reliable. My other one pulls safrole at 82 so I dont worry too much about this one for now

lugh

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Repair Tips
« Reply #5 on: April 18, 2003, 03:03:00 AM »
There's some good information on repairing vacuum pumps on the web page linked to in

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(lugh: "Vacuum Pumps", Chemicals & Equipment)
and some very good advice from a long time hive bee that has worked for SWIL more than once in

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(lugh: "Re: Welch Duosel Vacuum", Chemistry Discourse)
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