Over 80 years of Jointed Glassware
Although Quickfit®is probably the best known jointed glassware brand available from SciLabware, we are pleased to be able to offer a wide variety of different joint types from our extensive glassware portfolio.
The Quickfit® range comprises of around 1000 individual products commonly used in organic chemistry that feature some form of interchangeable joint. Most Quickfit®products feature a ground glass conical joint, which comprises of a (male) cone and (female) socket. In addition to conical joints, the Quickfit® range also includes items with spherical joints, flange (butt) joints and screwthread joints. Most Quickfit®conical glass joints are manufactured to comply with European ‘B’ length joint dimensions, as defined in ISO 383.
The versatile SVL® range comprises of borosilicate glass and plastic components with a screwthread connection that can be joined together to allow the assembly of different types of joints and seals, including butt joints, sliding joints and closure seals.
The WHEATON® range also includes a number of glass products that feature either a screwthread or conical joint. Wheaton® Clear-SealTM smooth unground conical joints are manufactured to American Standard Taper dimensions and are interchangeable with other American size conical ground joints. The WHAEATON® Connection®screwthread system links two exterior threaded glass components without the need for clamps, hooks and springs.