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Peak saturation on 2475 detector in low-sensitivity mode - WKB10406

Article number: 10406

SYMPTOMS

  • Peak saturation after repair service
  • Peaks off scale
  • Flat-top peaks

ENVIRONMENT

  • 2475 detector
  • It is impossible to change the method (reduce injection volume and gain setting, for example)

CAUSE

Sensitivity is recovering with repair service (repair optics).

FIX or WORKAROUND

To reduce PMT sensitivity:

  1. Select  Diag > 8 Other diagnostics on 2475.

  2. Press "PMT Sensitivity override" and show the "PMT Sensitivity" view.

  3. Select "Low Sensitivity Mode".

  4. Specify a reduction value of 10 or 100.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

2475 Multi-Wavelength Fluorescence Detector Overview and Maintenance Guide

http://www.waters.com/waters/support.htm?cid=514434&lid=134724323

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