Autoflex Speed
Bruker

Instrument type:
MALDI-TOF (linear and reflectron mode)

Specifications:
Mass range: m/z 0-500,000 (linear mode)
Resolution: max. 20,000 (reflectron mode)
Mass accuracy: up to 5 ppm (reflectron mode)
Nd:YAG SmartBeam laser: 355 nm,
2,000 Hz repetition rate

Ion sources:
Matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization (MALDI)
Laser desorption/ionization (LDI)

Fragmentation techniques:
MALDI-In Source Decay (ISD)
MALDI-Post Source Decay (PSD)

Hyphenation:
none

Main applications:
Fast and sensitive analysis of proteins and peptides
Analysis of (some) synthetic polymers
Surface analysis (e.g. nanoparticles)
Analytes with low solubility in ESI solvents

Personal remark:
As our only MALDI instrument the specialist for difficult cases.