SPI Supplies Video Resources

Video Resources

SPI Plasma Prep™ III Plasma Cleaner

PPIII PC Operation The SPI Plasma Prep™ III Plasma Cleaner is a compact "bench top" sized plasma cleaner, that uses the "dry plasma process" for the removal of contamination on the TEM specimen holder. The unit can also be used on the sample itself, whether in regards to the cleaning of the sample, or exposing it to a glow discharge process.

Plasma Prep™ III Plasma Cleaner.



Cleaving Mica


Techniques for cleaving SPI mica sheets.



SPI Plasma Prep™ III Plasma Etcher

PP III Operation The Plasma Prep III (PP III) is the new generation of the popular and long serving Plasma Prep II RF based unit. With its compact tabletop design and ease of use, the new generation now employs a solid state design to deliver the same 100W system performance. Furthermore, the small footprint allows the system to fit neatly in most any laboratory environment.

Plasma Prep III Basic Operation



Osmium Plasma Coater Model OPC-80T

OPC80T Basic Operation The OPC-80T is designed to apply a very thin (1-2nm) conductive film of amorphous osmium metal on samples for SEM examination. Please view our videos to learn more about the setup and operation of this amazing instrument.

OPC 80T Assembly

OPC 80T Sample Preparation

OPC 80T Basic Operation

Osmium Reservoir



Sputter Carbon Coater

Sputter Carbon Coating Assembly The SPI Supplies Module Sputter / Carbon Coating System is designed to be a modular piece of laboratory sample preparation equipment. This design allows the user to customize a system to meet their exact needs. To learn more about the setup and operation of the SPI Supplies Module Sputter / Carbon Coater, please see our videos.

Sputter Carbon Coater Assembly

Carbon Coater Operation

Sputter Coater Operation

Changing the Carbon Fiber on a Fiber Head

Changing the Carbon Rod on a Rod Head



Precision Glass Cutters


Precision Glass Cutters