Bio Sample Preparation for TEM
Food and Cosmetics
Micro and Nano Bio Medical Area
Liquid TEM (K-kit)
Matters Needing Attention When K-kit in Use
Inspection Before Use
With Newton’s rings on the membrane. (Be sure the channel to keep vacuum sealed)
Free of any damage on Silicon body of K-kit.
Channel Tips Removal
Be sure to remove both the channel tips before using K-kit.
It should be finished the liquid loading within 0.5 hour, after breaking the channel tips.
Keep the K-kit steadily touching on liquid for around 1 minute, to allow the filling to complete.
Do not immerse the K-kit in liquid.
Glue both ends of the channel within 1 minute after liquid loaded.
Be sure not to do the channel gluing step, if making for Thin Layer mode of K-kit.
Doing the gluing step with care, to avoid the glue flowing into the observation window.