HCT plus
Bruker

Instrument type:
3D ion trap (Paul trap)

Specifications:
Mass range: m/z 50-3,000 and m/z 200-6,000
Multistage MS: MSn up to n=11 (theoretical)

Ion sources:
Electrospray ionization (ESI)
Atmospheric pressure chemical ionization (APCI)

Fragmentation techniques:
Collision-induced dissociation (CID)

Hyphenation:
HPLC

Main applications:
MS analysis/QC of small molecules (< 1000 Da)
Structure elucidation of natural products

Personal remark:
Our working horse for the low resolution analysis of synthetic organic compounds and metal-organic/inorganic complexes as well as the structure elucidation of natural products.