United States Department of Agriculture
Simple and cost-effective protocols were developed for removing particulates from samples prior to analysis by high performance liquid chromatography and gas chromatography. A filter and vial holder were developed for use with a 96-well filtration plate. The device saves preparation time and costs.
This Research Note describes the rationale for and design of a XyloScope, a digital imaging system for viewing and recording macroscopic images of wood for a XyloTron machine-vision wood identification system, and provides a bill of materials and the associated technical drawings of its components.