Varian 450 GC Manual

The Varian 450 GC is a gas chromatograph that is used for analyzing and identifying compounds in a sample. The device works by separating the compounds in a sample into individual components, which can then be identified by their unique chemical signatures. The Varian 450 GC is a highly sensitive and accurate tool that is used in many different industries, including environmental testing, pharmaceutical research, and forensics. In addition to its use in research and analysis, the Varian 450 GC can also be used for quality control purposes in manufacturing.


Getting the most out of your Varian requires some understanding of how to use it. You may need help troubleshooting your Varian. That’s where having the owner’s manual comes in handy. With proper usage, there is less risk of damage, and you’ll learn how to get the most out of it.

Download the Varian 450 GC manual

For safe and optimum performance, the Varian 450 GC must be used properly. Carefully read and follow all instructions and guidelines in this manual and give special attention to the CAUTION and WARNING statements. Misuse may damage the unit and/or cause harm or serious injury. The manual covers how to program the equipment, set up analysis methods, data processing of chromatograms, ramps heating, calibration, and quantification.

Varian 450 GC Specifications

1041 Packed/Wide-bore On-Column (PWOC) Injector
Pressure range:0-150 psi.
Total flow:50 mL/min (Type 3 EFC)
500 mL/min (Type 4 EFC)
Maximum temperature:450 °C.
Suited for columns:Wide bore (0.53 mm)
Packed (1/8 ” to 1/4 ”).
Thermal Conductivity Detector (TCD)
Maximum temperature:450 °C
Detectivity:300 pg/mL (Butane).
Linear dynamic range:10^6
Operational quality:Filament protection
Automatic bridge balancing
Electronic Flow Control (EFC)EFC 14
Flame Ionization Detector (FID)
Maximum temperature:450 °C.
Detectivity:2 pg C/sec
Linear dynamic range:10^7
Flame tip type:ceramic (patented).
Operational quality:Flame-out detection
Auto re-ignition.
Electronic Flow Control (EFC)EFC 11

The Varian 450 GC is a powerful tool that can help you get the most out of your samples. With the right instructions, you can use it to measure and analyze your compounds with ease. Be sure to download the pdf so you have the manual at your fingertips whenever you need it.

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