AquaMate 8000 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer (Thermo Scientific Orion)

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This high quality, reliable spectrophotometer incorporates advanced features and functions for the ultimate flexibility in operation. Operators can readily create their own custom methods. An included USB stick contains over 260 preprogrammed methods for easy and convenient measurements using Orion AQUAfast, Merck, CHEMetrics or Hach chemistries. You can download any or all of the preprogrammed methods you want.


  • Pre-programmed methods can also be adapted for new chemistries or operators can create their own custom methods and calibration curves
  • Instruments allow a one-point adjustment on any preprogrammed method to correct for variations in batch reagent chemistries
  • Wide variety of vial sizes can be used, including 10mm square vials, 20 and 50mm rectangular vials and an adjustable round vial holder that accommodates 13, 16, and 24mm round vials
  • Three USB connections provide the options to store methods and data to a USB memory stick, transfer data to a computer, and print hard copy data to an external printer
  • System is compatible with ink jet and laser printers with HP PCL 5 or greater


  • Performance verification tests ensure wavelength accuracy and instrument functionality
  • Each verification report gives the time, date and instrument serial number in accordance with GLP and GMP
  • Built-in wavelength accuracy test is compatible with either the internal lamp or external calibrated standards
  • Built-in test methods for stray light, noise and resolution are available to validate instrument performance further

AquaMate 8000 spectrophotometer includes: Methods on USB memory stick, Three-position cell holder, User documentation, Dust cover, USB cable, 110V, 220V and 240V power cords.

Optical Design Dual beam – internal reference detector
Optical Detector Type Dual silicon photodiodes
Spectral Bandwidth 1.8 nm
Lamp (typical life) Xenon flash lamp (5 years)
Accuracy (Photometric) ±0.005A at 1.0A; <0.00025 at 0.0A
Drift <0.0005A/hr
Linearity Up to 3.5A at 260nm
Noise <0.00050 at 1.0 A; <0.00080 at 2.0 A RMS at 260nm
Range (Photometric) -0.5 to 5.0 A ; -1.5 to 125 %T; ±9999 C
Stray Light <0.08 %T at 220nm and 340nm;
<0.1 %T at 340nm and 400nm;
<1.0 %T at 198nm Voltage 100 to 240V
Accuracy ±1.0nm
Min. Data Interval 0.2; 0.5; 1.0; 2.0; 3.0; 5.0nm
Range 190 to 1,100nm
Repeatability ±0.5nm Wavelength Scan Speed 10 to 4,200nm/min
Scanning Speed 10 to 4,200 nm/nm
Slew Speed 11,000nm/min