FBE makes available the NATA accredited
piston operated volumetric apparatus (POVA)
calibration facility at Flinders Biomedical Engineering for:
Calibration of piston operated pipettes and burettes
by the methods of ISO 8655-6
Accreditation number: 13967
Pipette calibration bench
- Single and multi channel pipettes
- 1 to 10,000 microlitre
- Full calibration with 10 aliquots at each volume
- Repairs depend on availability of parts.
Send decontaminated pipettes to FBE with an authorised calibration request:
Discounts are available for large numbers of pipettes.
Yearly calibration contracts include:
- One full calibration (10 aliquots)
- Follow up tests every three months (4 aliquots)
For information on calibrating your pipettes and burettes within Australia contact .
The POVA calibration facility is purpose designed with:
Water density must be corrected for the temperature of the room given that 1 millilitre of pure water has a mass of 1 gram at 4 degC. It must also be corrected for humidity and pressure.
Examples of pipettes calibrated:
Multiple pipette brands are calibrated
Pipette terminologyA pipette can also be called a pipet, pipettor, pipetter, chemical dropper, or piston operated volumetric apparatus (POVA).
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