Product News: LECO Introduces Innovative Time-of-Flight Technology with Improved Sensitivity and Dynamic Range

The Pegasus BT 4D to be showcased at Pittcon 2018 in Booth #2753

27 Feb 2018


LECO has introduced the Pegasus GC-HRT+ 4D, the latest generation of innovative and reliable high resolution GCxGC-TOFMS instrumentation.

A number of new features have been incorporated with the HRT’s powerful high resolution technology for expanded analytical capabilities and improved confidence in the analysis of the most complex samples. Updated, modernized hardware meets or exceeds all global compliancy regulations, while Encoded Frequent Pushing™ (EFP™) provides increases in both sensitivity and dynamic range by factors of ten.

Developed exclusively by LECO, Encoded Frequent Pushing is a novel, patented method of pulsing the Orthogonal Accelerator multiple times per spectrum to dramatically increase Duty Cycle. EFP works in conjunction with the proven Folded Flight Path® mass analyzer, significantly increasing performance and ease-of-use for customers who want to easily discover and quantify what is in their samples.