A robust benchtop vacuum degassing chamber for the elimination of entrapped air, gas, and water vapor from epoxies, resins, urethanes and other liquids is available from Mass-Vac, Inc. of North Billerica, Massachusetts.
The MV Vacuum Degassing Chamber is constructed from 304 Stainless Steel with a pump out port, isolation valve, vent valve, Bourdon vacuum gauge, and a VisiTrap inlet trap to prevent damage to the vacuum pump from vapors. Featuring a 1.5-inch thick clear Lucite top for interior viewing, it rapidly removes entrapped air, gas, and water vapors from a variety of materials.
Available in 15- and four-gallon sizes, the MV Vacuum Degassing Chamber can be supplied with rotary motion feed-thrus, shelves, other accessories, and can be custom designed to user specifications. This versatile degas system is capable of operating at up to 29.9-inch Hg (0.5 Torr) and can be supplied with or without single- or multiple stage vacuum pumps from five to 20 CFM.