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Calibration of Hot Plates

Author(s):  Allen Loyd V Jr

Issue:  Jan/Feb 2000 - Compounding for Pain Management
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Abstract:  The purpose of this procedure is to document how to calibrate a hot plate so that the numbers on the adjustable dial correspond to the temperature of a liquid in the container sitting on the hotplate. A Hot Plate Calibration Log form, suitable for photocopying and using in the pharmacy, is also provided.

Related Keywords: beaker, calibration, heat conductance, hot plate, temperature, thermometer

Related Categories: BUSINESS, SOPs, SUPPORT

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