Product Support

For thirty years, we have been dedicated to developing, building and supporting high quality and robust tools to help diagnose lead poisoning.  Supporting our customers, and the patients who depend on them, is at the heart of our business.

My Lab Uses GFAAS

LeadCare Ultra® is easier to set-up, run and maintain than Graphite Furnace Atomic Absorption Spectroscopy (GFAAS) instruments.

GFAAS LeadCare Ultra
Installation costs Argon gas; Fume hood extraction required None
Controls & Calibration 3 controls every 15 tests; Daily calibration curve 2 controls per 8 hour shift; Electronic calibration every 192 tests
Calibration Drift Yes No
Method Development Difficult None
Required operator skill Moderate/high Low
Daily maintenance 10-20 minutes 30 seconds
Annual maintenance Periodic replacement of graphite tube; Annual preventative maintenance None

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