MicroTorr 11-D Diffusion Pump

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MicroTorr 11-D Diffusion Pump

Post by charlie_mccartney » Sat May 24, 2014 7:44 pm

I have a MicroTorr 11-D diffusion pump and I was wondering how much oil I should put in it because it has no information on it and I cannot find any info online.
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Re: MicroTorr 11-D Diffusion Pump

Post by Richard Hull » Mon May 26, 2014 1:03 pm

Diameter? Image? 50ml is a good start on a nomal size pump, but it you have a 12" diameter throat, that's another matter.

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Re: MicroTorr 11-D Diffusion Pump

Post by Doug Browning » Tue May 27, 2014 8:11 pm

If it is one of these, VMF-11, then 55 cc oil fill, 135 Watts, 11 L/sec pump speed.
http://www.ebay.com/itm/CVC-Diffusion-P ... t_60wt_936

Was originally a CVC product, then Varian carried it for a while.

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