The UVette is a disposable UV/Vis cuvette with a light transmission of 220 nm to 1,600 nm. As an example of Eppendorf’s expertise in the production of high quality consumables, the UVette offers superb purity, convenience and precision for photometric analysis. The unique shape of the UVette combines two optical light path lengths to offer greater flexibility.
Two packaging sizes and purity grades are available:
› The individually packaged UVettes are PCR-clean & protein-free and are the ideal choice for valuable samples. Samples can be recovered for downstream applications without the risk of degradation or contamination. Lot specific certificates are available on the Eppendorf webpage.
› The routine pack contains UVettes with Eppendorf certified quality and is the ideal choice for routine applications where many samples need to be screened. It offers safe storage in a reclosable box and convenient access to each cuvette which makes filling easy.
Table of Quick Selling Guide UVette (2010)
The unique shape of the UVette allows sample measurement using two different optical path lengths, which are clearly marked. A rotation of the UVette by 90° provides a choice between the 10 mm and the 2 mm optical path lengths. If the sample concentration is too high when measuring using the 10 mm light path, the UVette may simply be rotated by 90°, and the measurement can be repeated in the 2 mm light path. On the other hand, if the sample concentration is lower than expected, one can easily switch from the 2 mm to the 10 mm light path. Thus the UVette provides great flexibility by covering measurements across a broad range of concentrations. Further information, e.g. about the chemical resistance of the UVette are available in our Knowledge Base