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by Jake Wells
Fri Oct 10, 2014 8:09 pm
Forum: Vacuum Technology (& FAQs)
Topic: Teflon Tape and Vacuum grease
Replies: 12
Views: 7951

Re: Teflon Tape and Vacuum grease

I have a regulator. I will use a stainless steel 3/8" compression-1/4" NPT adapter [imghttp://cdn.mscdirect.com/global/images/ProductImages/3215192-23.jpg][/img] then I will use a 1/4" NPT- 1/4" VCR fitting http://www.swagelok.com/images/product_images/large/SS-810-1-8.jpg then i will conect my VCR ...
by Jake Wells
Fri Oct 10, 2014 6:50 pm
Forum: Vacuum Technology (& FAQs)
Topic: Teflon Tape and Vacuum grease
Replies: 12
Views: 7951

Re: Teflon Tape and Vacuum grease

I dont want to glue my swagelok fittings. What is the best way to seal fittingsgas and comprewssion?
by Jake Wells
Fri Oct 10, 2014 4:23 pm
Forum: Vacuum Technology (& FAQs)
Topic: Teflon Tape and Vacuum grease
Replies: 12
Views: 7951

Teflon Tape and Vacuum grease

I keep reading in this forum that the use of teflon tape and vacuum grease is poor. What would be a better substitute for this?
by Jake Wells
Fri Sep 26, 2014 12:34 am
Forum: Vacuum Technology (& FAQs)
Topic: Conflat Gasket Orifices
Replies: 2
Views: 1323

Re: Conflat Gasket Orifices

I played around with that calcluators tempature lower tempature Inlet pressure: 1 psi outlet pressure: .001 Torr gas type: Hydrogen 2 tempature: 10 degrees F flow rate: 2 SCCM hole diameter: 7.3356 Microns higher tempature Inlet pressure: 1 psi outlet pressure: .001 Torr gas type: Hydrogen 2 tempatu...
by Jake Wells
Thu Sep 25, 2014 11:34 am
Forum: Vacuum Technology (& FAQs)
Topic: Cleaning the Chamber 3
Replies: 10
Views: 3543

Re: Cleaning the Chamber 3

I already cleaned the chamber with the ipa pads. I am in trouble with water and will be outgasing. Or am i fine?
by Jake Wells
Thu Sep 25, 2014 12:29 am
Forum: Vacuum Technology (& FAQs)
Topic: Cleaning the Chamber 3
Replies: 10
Views: 3543

Re: Cleaning the Chamber 3

can ipa outgas in a vacuum
by Jake Wells
Wed Sep 24, 2014 11:23 pm
Forum: Vacuum Technology (& FAQs)
Topic: Cleaning the Chamber 3
Replies: 10
Views: 3543

Cleaning the Chamber 3

I get these IPA pads from first aid kits and store them in a drawer for medical emergencies if i accidently cut myself. But i rembered chris bradley recomended using IPA and a lint free rag ( My rag is 100% cotton) to clean the chamber. Could thes alcohol pads be used to clean the chambber? http://i...
by Jake Wells
Tue Sep 23, 2014 1:16 am
Forum: Images du Jour
Topic: First Announcements - Sean Rayna
Replies: 4
Views: 2050

Re: First Announcements - Sean Rayna

A very good start. you're on your way.
by Jake Wells
Sun Sep 21, 2014 4:23 pm
Forum: High Voltage - Fusor Input Power (& FAQs)
Topic: Bugle Jets
Replies: 0
Views: 1102

Bugle Jets

I want to do some reasearch on bugle jets and electron beams but i cant find anything on the internet. Does anyone know where i can find good information on this topic in the forum, books, or anywhere?
by Jake Wells
Thu Sep 04, 2014 1:40 am
Forum: Vacuum Technology (& FAQs)
Topic: Cleaning the Chamber 2
Replies: 8
Views: 3146

Re: Cleaning the Chamber 2

Would it be safe to scrub acetone or IPA using the fine scotchbrite sponge. or should IPA and acetone just be used with a lint free rag?