microforge


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microforge

A device used with a microscope for grinding pipettes, bending, polishing, and the creation of microjectors.
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It is also possible to produce cone-shaped CFEs of various sizes with another machine called "microforge" without using the micro-grinding machine (Figure 1[C.sub.II]).
Borosilicate glass with filament (Sutter) was pulled with a PC-10 pipette puller (Narishige) and polished with MF-830 microforge (Narishige) to resistance of 3-5 MOhm.
A glass capillary was fabricated using a puller (PC-10, Narishige) and a microforge (MF900, Narishige).
The patch pipettes were made from Kimax capillary tubes (Vineland, NJ) using a vertical two-step electrode puller (Narishige PB-7, Japan) and the tips were fire-polished with a microforge (Narishige MF-83, Japan).