To obtain documents, log on:
Not registered? Register me now

Public Higher Education Bulletin

Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Bid #C8134M

Invitation for Bid: a Console Helium Leak Detector

This solicitation will not be awarded
Published Thursday May 17, 2001
All bids received for this request have been rejected by the end user. The bids received have been determined to be not as specified upon examination by the requesting department.
First published Wednesday April 11, 2001
Sealed bids will be accepted at the address below until 2:00 PM, Tuesday May 1, 2001:
Purchasing Office
108 Miles Hall
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
Carbondale, IL 62901-6813

for a console helium leak detector. Southern Illinois University Carbondale is interested in purchasing one each high production console helium leak detector, (115V/60Hz) to meet the following specifications:

  • Flexible operation mode (reverse, direct or a combination of both).
  • No Liquid Nitrogen required.
  • Single button startup.
  • Sensitivity 3 x 10 -11 std cc/sec.
  • Standard VGA color CRT, swivel and tilt adjustable.
  • Leak range: 10 to 3 x 10 -11, std. cc/sec.
  • Extended work surface.
  • 7 CFM direct drive forepump.
  • 16 CFM direct drive roughing pump.
  • 52 L/S turbomolecular high vacuum pump.
  • Built-in NIST traceable temperature compensated calibrated leak.
  • Dual magnetic sector mass spectrometer tube to measure both helum leak rate and high vacuum.
  • Auto startup, tune, calibration, auto zero and auto shutdown.
  • 50 programmable test recipes.
  • Resolution of 14 at mass 4, AVS method.
  • Five year warranty on electrical boards, 2- year system warranty excluding consumables.
The award of this Purchase Order will be made to the lowest bidder meeting specifications and conditions.

The University reserves the right to accept or reject any and all bids or parts thereof. Vendor may expect payment thirty to sixty days after receipt of invoice, unless otherwise stated in the bid/RFP documents. Bidding documents may be obtained by contacting the Purchasing Office. Illinois Department of Human Rights (IDHR) eligibility number is required on all bid proposals.

(Submitted by Pamela Brandt, State Purchasing Officer.)

For additional information, contact:
Pat Cook
Phone: (618) 453-5751
FAX: (618) 453-6714

Bulletin Navigation

No documents are available.