BMM EC 15 mL - Bottom Magnetic Mount Electrochemical Cell

This is a stationary solution voltammetry cell for measurements of a thin film deposited on flat substrate. The sample is loaded from the bottom via magnetic mount, while counter or/and reference electrodes are mounted in a top casing (either 2-, or 3-electrode setup). The cell elements are constructed with materials that are inert to the sample (glass and PEEK). It well fits aqueous and organic solvent electrolyte requirements. The construction is gas-tight and can be used when the removal and exclusion of contaminants such as oxygen and water is required by bubbling of an inert gas through the electrolyte.

Application note
The reference electrode tip should be placed close to the bottom of the chamber (3-5 mm), where the working electrode is exposed to the electrolyte. This will ensure a negligible potential drop throughout the electrolyte solution for low-current experiment. Various auxiliary electrodes are suitable for this cell including metal wire and metal foil electrodes as well as graphite rod. The bubbling of gas through the solution must be stopped prior to experiment. For troubleshooting instruction see the blog post.

nominal exposure area: 1 cm2
minimum electrolyte volume: 2.5 mL
maximum electrolyte volume: 15 mL
electrode plug diameter: 6 mm
minimum substrate size: 17 mm x 25 mm
recommended substrate size: 25 mm x 25 mm
maximum substrate thickness: 3 mm

Product includes
1 top casing
1 glass chamber
1 bottom magnetic casing
1 magnetic sample holder
1 plug
1 set of O-rings
2 flangeless nuts for gas intel/outlet (1/16’’, 1.6 mm tubing)
2 flangeless ferrules (1/16’’, 1.6 mm tubing)

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