Capricorn Argon Humidifier

Finally, a worry free ICP Argon Humidifier.


Part NumberDescription
70-808-1000Capricorn Argon Humidifier without Bypass
70-808-1226Capricorn Argon Humidifier with Bypass
70-803-0570Capricorn Argon Humidifier with Bypass for Perkin Elmer Models
70-803-0518Capricorn Argon Humidifier with Bypass for Spectro Genesis
70-803-0634Capricorn Argon Humidifier with Bypass for Thermo ICAP 6000
70-803-0608Capricorn Argon Humidifier with Bypass for Varian Models

The Argon Humidifier is commonly used in ICP analyses involving samples with high dissolved solids concentration. Helping to prevent salt build-up inside the sample introduction system, the Argon Humidifier allows uninterrupted and maintenance free operation. Glass Expansion is pleased to introduce the Capricorn – Combining ease of operation, high performance and safety.

  • The rugged and durable plastic casing enhances safety.
  • The built-in pressure indicator serves as a diagnostic so you always know the sample introduction system is operating properly.
  • An optional easy-to-use bypass toggle allows you to take the Capricorn off-line without disconnecting argon lines.
  • Maximum and minimum fill marks ensure that you are always operating under optimum conditions.
  • A rugged bubbling frit ensures maximum saturation of the argon.


  • Maximum Operating Pressure: 4.5 Bar or 65 psi
  • Liquid volume at minimum operating level: 77ml
  • Liquid volume at maximum operating level: 132ml
  • Height: 195mm
  • Main Body Diameter: 68mm
  • Weight: 690 grams (when empty)
  • Fittings: Push-in type 4mm (plated brass)

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