CapTite™ Microfluidics Components

CapTite™ fluid routing connectors provide leak-free connectivity, even at high pressures, with low dead-volume, easy cleaning, and long life over multiple runs. For 360μm capillary, 1/32″ & 1/16″ tubing.

 
CapTite Bonded-Port Connectors for 360 um or 1/32" OD capillary (C360-400 or T132-400)

CapTite Bonded-Port Connector

Bonds to port on chip for capillary-chip interface. Compatible with ~1mm port size. Material: Ultem®.  C360-400 interfaces to 360 um OD capillary via C360-100 one-piece fitting (not included) or to chip reservoir. View C360-400 drawing. C360-400S.  Slim (2.8 mm diameter) version of C360-400 for use in tight spaces.   Interfaces to 360 um OD capillary via C360-100 … Read more

CapTite microfluidic one-piece fitting - 360um capillary, 1/32" tubing, 1/16" tubing

CapTite One-Piece Fitting (Ferrule)

One-Piece fittings (one-piece ferrules) for connecting capillary or tubing to CapTite™ microfluidic routing components. PEEK™.  Available for 360um OD capillary (C360-100), 1/32″ OD tubing (T132-100) view drawing, and and 1/16″ OD tubing (T116-100) view drawing.   See more CapTite microfluidic connector products.

Breadboard - standard breadboard LS600

Standard Breadboard

4″ x 6″ platform for mounting CapTite microfluidic components. 0.25″ hole spacing for mounting fluid circuit components. Suitable for all tubing sizes. Secure components to breadboard using 2-28 self-tapping screws. Use 1/4″ long screws to mount valves and breadboard reservoirs; 1/2″ long screws for mounting interconnects. LS-600-CH includes a 1″ x 3″ cutout for mounting and viewing … Read more

Chip reservoirs shown mounted to bonded port connectors (C360-400) on a chip.

CapTite Chip Reservoir

Threads into Bonded Port Connector to provide fluid reservoir. Also interfaces with luer tip syringe for low pressure connection to syringe. Material: PEEK™; Volume: 85ul. P/N: C360-405R. See more CapTite microfluidic connector products.

Microfluidic interconnect - union interconnect

CapTite Interconnect Union

Multiport fitting for routing or combining microfluidic volumes. Available for use with 360um OD capillary (C360-202/A), 1/32″ OD tubing (T132-202/A), or 1/16″ OD tubing (T116-202) via CapTite one-piece fitting (not included). Material: Ultem® or Acrylic (part numbers ending in ‘A’ are Acrylic). Can be mounted to LabSmith breadboards. See more CapTite microfluidic connector products.

Microfluidic interconnect-  Captite elbow interconnect

CapTite Interconnect Elbow

Multiport fitting for rerouting or combining microfluidic flows. Available for use with 360um OD capillary (C360-205 or C360-205A), 1/32″ OD tubing (T132-205 or T132-205A), or 1/16″ OD tubing (T116-205) via CapTite one-piece fitting (not included).  Material: Ultem® or Acrylic (part numbers ending in ‘A’ are Acrylic).  Can be mounted to LabSmith breadboards.  See more CapTite microfluidic … Read more

Microfluidic interconnect- CapTite tee interconnect

CapTite Interconnect Tee

Multiport fitting for routing or combining microfluidic flows. Available for use with 360um OD capillary (C360-203/A), 1/32″ OD tubing (T132-203/A), or 1/16″ OD tubing (T116-203) via CapTite one-piece fitting (not included).  Material: Ultem® or Acrylic (part numbers ending in ‘A’ are Acrylic).  Can be mounted to LabSmith breadboard.  View C360-203/T132-203 drawing or T116-203 drawing. See more CapTite … Read more

Luer Tip Disposable Syringe

Luer Tip Disposable Syringe

Interfaces with chip reservoir or microfluidic ChipShop Luer interface chips. Volume: 1ml. Fluidic interface: Luer. P/N: LS-SYRINGE_LT See more CapTite microfluidic connector products.

Luer-Lock Disposable Syringe

Luer Lock Disposable Syringe

Luer Lock Disposable Syringe. Interfaces with C360-300, T132-300, and T116-300 Luer-Lock adapters. Volume: 12 ml. P/N: LS-SYRINGE_LL See more CapTite microfluidic connector products.

CapTite Interconnect Y (Wye)

Multiport Y (wye) 3-port fitting for routing or combining microfluidic flows. Available for use with 360um OD capillary (C360-203Y), 1/32″ OD tubing (T132-203Y), or 1/16″ OD tubing (T116-203Y) via CapTite one-piece fittings (not included).  Can be mounted to LabSmith breadboards. See more CapTite microfluidic connector products.

Microfluidic interconnects - cross interconnect, 360 um capillary, 1/32" tubing, 1/16" tubing

CapTite Interconnect Cross

Multiport fitting for routing or combining microfluidic flows. Available for use with 360um OD capillary (C360-204 or C360-204A), 1/32″ OD tubing (T132-204 or T132-204A), or 1/16″ OD tubing (T116-204) via CapTite one-piece fittings (not included).  Material: Ultem® or Acrylic (part numbers ending in ‘A’ are Acrylic).  Can be mounted to LabSmith breadboards.     See more CapTite microfluidic … Read more

Microfluidic interconnect -CapTite 360um to 1/32-inch tubing adapter- LabSmith

CapTite Union Adapter

Union fitting for connection to 360um capillary and 1/32″ tubing via one-piece fittings (not included).  Material: Ultem® or Acrylic (part number ending in ‘A’ is Acrylic).  Can be mounted to LabSmith breadboard. See more CapTite microfluidic connector products.

Microfluidic interconnect - CapTite Needle Connector

Needle Interconnect

Needle Y and Cross connectors.  27 gauge needle interconnects for low-pressure connection to 0.016″ ID flexible tubing.  Material:  Ultem (body) and 316 stainless steel needles. Cross Connector has four ports, download product drawing here. Y Connector has three ports, download product drawing here. See more CapTite microfluidic connector products.

CapTite Microfluidic Luer-Lock Adapter

CapTite Luer-Lock Adapter Assembly

PEEK™ female fitting for connecting Luer Lock syringe to capillary or tubing.  Available for use with 360um capillary (C360-300/A), 1/32″ tubing (T132-300/A), or 1/16″ tubing (T116-300/A) (view drawing).  Part numbers ending in ‘A’ include a one-piece fitting for attachment to tubing.  See more CapTite microfluidic connector products.

Microfluidic Valve - LabSmith CapTite microfluidic 3-port manual selector valve, 360 um capillary, 1/32" tubing

CapTite MV201 Manual 3-Port Selector Valve

3-port manual valve with “L” flow pattern. Available for use with 360um capillary, 1/32″ tubing, or 1/16″ tubing via one-piece fittings (not included). Can be mounted to LabSmith breadboards.   LabSmith’s MV201 valves are constructed with Vespel® as the wetted material*, for use with a wide variety of chemicals.  Also available as an automated valve. * Selected valves are … Read more

Microfluidic Valve - CapTite MV202-C360 manual four-port selector valve

CapTite MV202 Manual 4-Port Selector Valve

4-port, 2-position (+ closed) manual valve. Two simultaneous flow streams between adjacent ports.  LabSmith’s MV202 valves are constructed with Vespel® as the wetted material*, for use with a wide variety of chemicals.  Available for use with 360um capillary or 1/32″ tubing via one-piece fittings (not included). Can be mounted to LabSmith breadboards. Also available as an automated … Read more

Microfluidic Valve - CapTite MV303-C360 manual six-port injector valve

CapTite MV303 Manual 6-Port Injection Valve

6-port, 2-position manual valve. Three simultaneous flow streams between adjacent ports.  Available for use with 360um capillary via one-piece fittings (not included). Can be mounted to LabSmith breadboards. LabSmith’s MV303 valves are constructed with Vespel® as the wetted material*, for use with a wide variety of chemicals.  Also available as an automated valve. * Selected valves are available … Read more

CapTite microfluidic plug fitting - 360um capillary, 1/32" tubing

CapTite One-Piece Plug

One-Piece plug for plugging CapTite ports. PEEK™.  C360-101 plug can be used in any -C360 or -T132 port.  T116-101 plug can be used in any -T116 port.  View component drawings of C360-101 and T116-101.   See more CapTite microfluidic connector products.

Chip Interface Kit

The Chip Interface Kit includes all the CapTite™ fittings, ferrules, reservoirs and tubing you need to construct microfluidic circuits, as well as the chip-to-world interface components for leak-free connection to your microfluidic chips. Kit prices offer you great value for chip-based research, including an overall 5% discount in addition to normal quantity discounts. Chip Interface Kits are … Read more

Microfluidics breadboard with cutout for microscope imaging LS-600-CH

Breadboard With Cut-Out for Microscope Imaging

4″ x 6″ breadboard for mounting CapTite microfluidic components. Includes a 1″ x 3″ cutout for mounting and viewing a slide or microfluidic chip with the SVM340 synchronized video microscope. Mounts to SVM340 breadboard sample stage (A-SVM-STAGE-BB). 

CapTite microfluidic adapter, 360um capillary, 1/32" tubing and 1/16" tubing

CapTite Two-Piece Adapter

For adapting a CapTite™ component to a different microfluidic tubing size. Material: PEEK™. Dimensional drawings of C360-A116 and T116-A360/T116-A132.   T116-A360: used to attach 360um OD capillary to a component with a T116 female port. T116-A132: used to attach 1/32″ OD tubing to a component with a T116 female port. T132-A360: used to attach 360um OD capillary to a component with a T132 female … Read more

Removable top stage for integrating microfluidic breadboards (LS-600-CH or iBB) SVM340 microscope

Microscope Top Stage for Use with LabSmith Breadboards

Sample stage for coupling LabSmith breadboards (iBB or LS600-CH) with the SVM340 microscope.

Microfluidic cartridge

CapTite Cartridge

Reusable PEEK™ column for customizable packing and easy sample preparation. Includes four 10um polyester sample filters and two one-piece fittings. Available volumes: 50ul (uCTG-50-C360), 100ul (uCTG-100-C360), and 150ul (uCTG-150-C360). Compatible with 360um OD capillary. See more CapTite microfluidic connector products. Packing Instructions for CapTite microfluidic cartridge.

Microfluidic connectors - CapTite filter holder

CapTite Filter Holder

PEEK™ connector for holding filter – can be used with a variety of filters including 3M™ Empore™ solid phase extraction filters (not included). For 360um OD capillary (uFilter-360).  Two one-piece fittings required for connection to capillary (not included). See more CapTite microfluidic connector products. CapTite filter holder instructions

10um Mesh Polyester Filters, 6mm diameter

Set of 4 polyester filters with 10um diameter holes for CapTite refillable cartridges or uFilter-360 filter holder.

Microfluidic Breadboard Reservoirs - Captite

CapTite Breadboard Reservoir

Reusable PEEK™ Reservoirs available in two sizes. BBRES-1ML 1.1 mL reservoir with sealable cap. Includes four ports for direct connection to capillary or tubing (three in reservoir and one in cap). Cap seals with Viton® o-ring (two included) for vacuum or pressure applications. Max pressure 1800 kPa (250 psi). BBRES-5ML 5 mL reservoir with push on … Read more

hew wrench, 1/8" - LabSmith

Hex Wrench, 1/8″

1/8″ hex wrench for installing one-piece fittings and plugs.

Breadboard Mounting Tools

Breadboard mounting hardware and tools. Includes a Torx driver, hex wrench, and screws for mounting 10 valves/reservoirs and 5 interconnects to breadboard.

Microfluidic chip clamp secures microfluidic chip to breadboard

Chip Clamps

Set of 4. Use the BB-Chip Clamps to secure the microfluidic chip to the integrated breadboard (iBB) or LS-600-CH breadboard. P/N: BB-Chip_Clamps

Epoxy Adhesive, 12ml

12ml two-part high-strength epoxy adhesive (3M™ DP420) for attaching bonded-port connectors to chip.  glass, metal and plastic bonding room temperature cure 20 minute work life, 2 hours set, 24 hours full strength color: off-white See more CapTite microfluidic connector products.