How to order on the VACGEN Web Store

Three Video Sections:

1. Information

Introduction to VACGEN - Ultra High Vacuum Components

A brief intro to our company and the one and only VacMan Dave Milton. Our company has been synonymous with ultra high vacuum components for over 50 years and are still at the forefront of the UHV market. In these videos we shall be explaining our standard catalogue products and the services we offer as a UHV equipment manufacturer.

Introduction to VACGEN - Chamber Manufacture

Here at Vacgen, we supply a huge range of complex chambers for UHV systems. We can manufacture a chamber to your specific requirements in a wide range of materials. If you have a specific requirement, don't hesitate to get in contact via sales@vacgen.com

A Beginners Guide To Vacuum

A beginners guide to vacuum components and systems. We offer the majority of products within this video and specialise in chamber manufacture and design

Product Information - L&D Dimensions Explained

One of our most FAQs regarding the L and D Dimensions. This explains the critical dimensions required when ordering any VACGEN manipulator fitted with a rotary drive, with or without a sample holder. Please contact us for any further explanation required.

VACMAN learning to talk - Outtakes

A typical days filming can fall into chaos, owing to VACMAN not being able to string two words together, never mind a sentence. VACMAN requires a capable women to be at the helm, (Isabelle) to keep VACMAN on track and not going off on a tangent. Hope you find these outtakes very entertaining, we certainly enjoy filming these videos for you..

2. Product Guides

Product Overview - Rotary Drives and Sample Holders

An overview of our 2 main rotary drives and sample holders which are fitted to manipulation. This episode will run through operation of the rotary drives, the primary and azimuthal rotation, inclusive parts in the drives and sample holders

Product Overview - Sample Holders

An overview of VACGEN sample holders for our manipulation range, the standard length SH1 and SH2, also the extended version SH2F. We look into the drives which these are fitted to, predominantly the RD1 and RD2.

Product Overview Magnetic Rotary Drives

An overview of our magnetic rotary drive range ultra high vacuum systems. This episode will run through the variations of magnetic drives we manufacture and the advantages of using magnets over bellows

Product Overview - Rotary Drives

An overview of our standard rotary drives the RD1, RD2, RD7, RD6, RD91, RD93 and RD94. This episode will run through operation of the rotary drives, the primary and azimuthal rotation, v groove for drive belts and more.

Product Overview - Wobble Stick Range

An overview of VACGEN Wobble Stick Rage for ultra high vacuum systems. This episode is a brief overview of the different styles of wobble stick available for purchase

Product Overview - Mechanical Hand

An overview of our Mechanical Hand for ultra-high vacuum systems. This episode will run through operation of the MH series and the orientations of the jaws./p>

Product Overview Flag Style Wobble Stick

An overview of our flag style wobble stick ZWS and ZWS Inline for ultra high vacuum systems. This episode will run through the different jaw orientations and operation of the wobble stick

Product Overview - Magnetic Probes and Rack Probes

An overview of VACGEN Probes from the entry level ZMLRV to the flag ship ZRLRP.

Product Overview - SimStep Part 1

An overview of VACGEN Valves for ultra high vacuum systems. This episode will explain the all metal right-angle part codes, feature benefits and operation of the valves we stock.

Product Overview - SimStep Part 2

An overview of VACGEN Sim Step Part 2 for ultra high vacuum systems. This episode will explain the Sim Step set-up and how to use the controller with the software supplied

Product Overview - LVM & MD Leak Valve

An overview of VACGEN Valves for ultra high vacuum systems. This episode will explain the all metal right-angle part codes, feature benefits and operation of the valves we stock.

Product Overview - All Metal Right Angled Valves

An overview of VACGEN Valves for ultra high vacuum systems. This episode will explain the all metal right-angle part codes, feature benefits and operation of the valves we stock.

Product Overview - Miniax XYZ Manipulator

An overview of VACGEN entry level XYZ manipulator. The Miniax is a great addition to any system build, this manipulator offers excellent specifications for manual translation at low cost

Product Overview - Flanges UHV Components

An overview of VACGEN flanges for ultra high vacuum systems. This episode will explain the flange part codes, feature benefits and operation of the flanges we stock.

Product Overview - UHV and HV Gaskets

An overview of VACGEN gaskets for ultra high vacuum systems. This episode will explain the gasket part codes, feature benefits and operation of the gaskets we stock.

3. Product Service

Product Service - LVM Leak Valve

This service video shows you how to service the LVM valves in the field with the kits available for purchase. The user-friendly guide should explain everything you need to know to revamp your existing Vacgen valve

Product Service - MD95 Leak Valve

The video goes through the service for the ZMD95 leak valve and the kits available to purchase. This user-friendly guide shows you how to replace the snore washers within the valve which usually get damaged with excessive usage

Product Service - LVM Calibration

One of our most FAQs regarding the LVM Leak Valve re-calibration. This episode runs through the simple way to re-calibrate your valve. Any questions, don't hesitate to contact us support@vacgen.com

Product Service - Mag & Rack Probes

Replacing the front bearings on the ZMLD, ZMLRD, ZLRP and ZRLRP.

Product Service - MLRV Mag Probe Magnets

A really handy service video if you are struggling with your MLRV mag probe. We run through how to re-couple the magnets and service the device. Any questions, don't hesitate to contact us support@vacgen.com

Product Service - SH2 & SH2F Sample Holders

In this video VACMAN offers some tips on how to change the belt on your Sample Holder (SH2 and SH2F series). If you have any questions, feel free to contact our sales team at sales@vacgen.com.