Hewlett Packard HP 5890 Series GC

Hewlett Packard HP 5890 Series GC

  • Compatible with Agilent data analysis software
  • Time-table operation
  • Diagnostic function
  • Electronic pressure control option
  • Power failure recovery

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GMI sells HP 5890 series II GC Systems and currently has inventory to build virtually any configuration.

The Hewlett Packard 5890 and 5890 II series continues to be the gold standard of reliability for gas chromatography and is still used by tens of thousands of scientists in thousands of laboratories worldwide. HP 5890 series II and 5890 series II Plus GCs can be used reliably to analyze chemical components of complex samples in industry, toxicology, drug screening, food safety, forensics, as well as general chemical analysis. Each instrument can be configured to fit your specific analytical needs and budget. Remember that 75% of all analysis can be done as well on a HP 5890 as on the next generation 6890 series with no degradation in data obtained.

While the HP 5890 Series II Plus is specifically designed for Electronic Pressure Control (EPC), the classic HP 5890 Series II system will adequately accommodate 90% of. This model gas chromatograph boasts of five inlet and six detector options as well as several control and pressure elements. Additional options include gas sampling valves and both liquid and headspace auto samplers as well as packaged with Chromperfect® control and analysis software running on Windows 10!

Hewlett Packard Gas Chromatographs under the HP 5890 series can provide users with options for columns, detectors and inlets to heighten equipment versatility.

Listed below are common configurations of the Hewlett Packard 5890 II Series

  • 5890 Series II single injector (split/split less or Packed) single FID detector
  • 5890 Series II single injector (split/split less or Packed) single TCD detector
  • 5890 Series II dual injectors (split/split less or Packed) dual FID detectors
  • 5890 Series II dual injectors (split/split less or Packed) dual TCD detectors
  • 5890 Series II dual injectors (split/split less or Packed) dual FID/TCD detectors

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GMI is a ISO 9001:2008 certified company – your proof that your instrument purchase from GMI passes through rigorous refurbishing, recalibration, and recertification process, arriving at your laboratory in perfect working order. We are not an auction company, and we are not a broker of used. All items come complete with the final QC date, engineer's ID#, and a copy of test results / QC data, if applicable. Additionally, all items are thoroughly cleaned and professionally crated with care to ensure they arrive safely in your lab. Installation and training ARE available in your area.

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Hewlett Packard HP 5890 Series GC

HP 5890 Series IIHP 5890 Plus
Height18-3/8 inches (465 mm)18-3/8 inches (465 mm)
Width25-7/8 inches (655 mm)25-7/8 inches (655 mm)
Depth20-1/8 inches (511 mm)20-1/8 inches (511 mm)
Weight90 lbs (41 kg)90 pounds (41 kg)
Range+5, - 10% each+5, - 10% each
Frequency47.5 – 66 Hz47.5 – 66 Hz
Consumption2200 VA max2200 VA max
Output7500 Btu/hr max7500 Btu/hr max
Operating Range0-55°C ambient (20-27 °C optimum)
5-95% humidity (50-60% optimum)
0-55°C ambient (20-27 °C optimum)
5-95% humidity (50-60% optimum)
Five heated zones standardTwo detectors
Two inlets
One auxiliary
Two detectors
Two inlets
One auxiliary
Methods storedTwoTwo
Flow Sensor


0-35 sccm
[sccm = standard cc/minute]

±3 sccm for He and H2
±5 sccm for N2 and ArCH4
N/ A
Extended range


100-150 sccm

±15 sccm
N/ A
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GMI is an ISO 9001:2008 certified company - proof that your instruments pass through a rigorous re-certification process to ensure that it arrives at your laboratory defect-free and in full working order.
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Additionally, all items are thoroughly cleaned and professionally packaged/crated with care to insure they arrive in your lab ready for use.