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How do I change the deuterium lamp on an Agilent 1100/1200 series HPLC system?

LD-AGI-104LLIf the lamp on your Agilent 1100 or 1200 series HPLC system fails or if the baseline noise / drift exceeds your application limits, follow the instructions below to replace your Deuterium lamp.
  1. Switch off your system and allow to cool.
  2. Remove the front cover.
  3. Disconnect the electrical connection and twist the lamp to unscrew it from the DAD.
  4. Remove your new lamp from the packaging, taking care not to touch the glass, and twist it into place in the DAD.
  5. Tighten the screws and reconnect the lamp to the electrical connection.
  6. Replace the front cover.
  7. Reset the lamp counter and turn the lamp on - The new 'C' type detectors use chipped lamps which automatically count used lamp time.
  8. Allow the lamp to warm up for 10-20 minutes before use.
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