Set of Two Impingers

DLSPH Collection · Public Health

Accession Number: 2016.phlt.1.118.1-2

Description:

A metal stand holds two glass instruments.

Each instrument is long, narrow, and made of glass. Each instrument consists of an inner section and a glass outer jacket. A tube at the top of the instrument leads into the inner part of the instrument. A second tube at the top of the instrument protrudes through one side. The top part of the instrument may be separated from its ground glass seal.

Primary Materials: Metal, Glass

Dimensions (cm):

Single tube: Length = 17, Diameter = 3.5.

Function:

Impingers are used to collect airborne contaminants by drawing them into solution for testing purposes.

Condition:

Excellent: The metal stand is slightly abraded.

Manufacturer: Levitt-Safety. Toronto, Ontario.