Rapids™ Type I Water System

The Rapids™ Type I Water Purification System is designed to provide an economical solution for labs needing a consistent and reliable source of ASTM Type I, ultrapure water for analytical purposes.

The system meets and exceeds ASTM Type I specifications, with resistivity up to 18.2 meg Ω/cm and TOC levels 5 ppb or less*.


*Depending on the feed water and maintenance of the system.

Browse the Rapids™ water systems, cartridges, accessories and parts to meet your laboratory needs

Quick Glance Features

  • Economical Type I, Deionization Water Purification System
  • Up to 2L/minute of Type I, Ultrapure Water
  • Resistivity reaching 18.2 meg-ohm
  • TOC of 5ppb or less*
  • Real-time Resistivity Reading
  • Timed Dispense
  • Graphical Touch Screen
  • Cartridge Replacement Alerts
  • Standby Mode
  • Quiet Recirculation Pump
  • Connect to Tap or Pretreated Water Source

*Dependent on feed water and maintenance of the system

More Info

The Rapids™ is designed with the user in mind and allows lab personnel to perform regular maintenance on their own, simply and efficiently. With a graphical touchscreen, the Rapids™ provides helpful prompts and animations such as:

  • Step-by-step directions with animations to install the unit
  • Alerts when cartridges are nearing exhaustion and need replacement
  • How to properly change cartridges and clean the unit with animated graphics.

Simple to install, operate and maintain

To make ease-of-use even easier, alerts are always coupled with QR codes which users can scan using their mobile device to order cartridges, download the user manual, view our video library, access troubleshooting options, or get distributor information.

For further assistance, LabStrong™ has developed a video library that demonstrates installation, operation and maintenance of the unit. Just a few of the topics available include:

Ultrapure water, also known as reagent grade Type I water, plays a vital role in laboratories across the world. Through the purification process, impurities are removed that can contaminate and adversely affect tests and experiments. Ultrapure water is used for critical lab applications.

Applications

  • High-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC)
  • Inductively Coupled Plasma Mass Spectrometry (ICP-MS)
  • Biological applications (such as cell and tissue culturing)
  • Atomic Absorption (AA)
  • Electrophoresis
  • Reagents for molecular biology
  • Gas Chromatography (GC)
  • Endotoxin analysis
  • Photometry
  • Buffers

Contact our Technical Service Team for one-on-one assistance.

Every lab is different and has its own unique needs. Our Technical Service Team can provide one-on-one assistance in choosing the best water system, cartridges or accessories based on the feed water and applications performed in the lab.

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