You may request training for the oven alone or the entire suite of PDMS-casting tools (ovens, vacuum chamber and Harrick Plasma Generator) depending on your needs.
For training, please contact the Tool Manager(s).
- Never exceed 60°C.
- Reset the oven to 60°C when finished.
- Use plastic petri dishes or glass containers that withstand 60°C.
This oven is for curing plastics at low temperatures (35 - 60°C). A vacuum of 15- 20 mmHg can be applied if needed using house vacuum.
The oven is part of the PDMS casting station which includes Sylgard 184, low-temperature vacuum ovens and a high-temperature oven (up to 200 C), a vacuum jar, scale and a plasma generator for casting & assembling PDMS-based fluidic devices.
- Heating up to 60°C with or without a vacuum.
- Curing PDMS
- Outgassing 3D-printed devices