ACQUITY Arc AB 10 mm Cell Test Solution [186008087]

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ACQUITY Arc AB 10 mm Cell Test Solution [186008087]

The ACQUITY Arc Absorb 10 mm Cell Test Solution is used to perform system-level performance qualification on an ACQUITY Arc System with TUV or PDA detectors, using the standard 10 mm flow cell configuration. This kit can be used to perform system precision, detector wavelength accuracy, detector linearity and sensitivity, gradient performance, carryover, injector linearity and accuracy, flow rate linearity, and sample positioning and detector noise.

The ACQUITY Arc AB 10 mm Cell Test Solution consists of:

  • Caffeine at the following concentrations: 0.01 mg/mL, 0.03 mg/mL, 0.04 mg/mL, 0.05 mg/mL, 0.08 mg/mL, 0.1 mg/mL, 0.16 mg/mL, 0.08 mg/mL and 4.0 mg/mL in 90/10 water/acetonitrile, 10 mL per ampule
  • One ampule with 0.10 mg/mL thiourea, in 90/10 water/acetonitrile, 10 mL  
  • One ampule with 4.0 μg/mL each of 2-acetylfuran, acetanilide, acetophenone, , butylparaben, benzophenone and valerophenone in 90/10 water/acetonitrile, 10 mL
  • One  10 mL ampules of 90/10 water/acetonitrile 


Store at room temperature on receipt of the standards.

System Performance Standards Key

Set Up

Setup standards are used upon installation of a new system, start-up of a system which has been idle for a period of time, or to re-start a system that has been moved to a new location. These standards may include multiple components within a kit which allow step by step setup and calibration, or they can be single mixtures which will enable a full system assessment and initialization.


These standards can be used for instrument calibration. Calibration is usually performed at a frequency that minimizes the risk of being out of calibration, in addition to major events suc h as when the instrument is moved and upon any major repair. Calibration can be confirmed as often as your standard operating procedures recommend. Look for solutions to calibrate your MS mass accuracy and resolution, UV detector linearity, UV and Fluorescence detector wavelength accuracy, injector accuracy and precision, and solvent system flow rate accuracy.


Your system is comprised of many interdependent components working together. An issue with any one component can produce erroneous final results. All components performing correctly will produce results within an expected variability. Some of the system components include mobile phase, column, tubing, pumping, injecting, temperature controlling, detecting, data collection rate, and integration
parameters. An issue in any one of the components listed can affect your result.
Performance Check Standards should be utilized on a routine basis. This includes anytime a column is changed, a method is changed, the instrument is moved, or confirmation of system performance is desired. Confirming the performance of your system can be done on a system basis with suitability standards or per individual instrument component. Benchmark performance should be established after
calibration and confirmed regularly.


These Mass Spectrometry solutions are used routinely and are available for every ionization mode. Use the solution to optimize the mass spectrometer setting for optimal signal either manually or through Intellistart.


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