Laboratory Equipment

Laboratory Equipment

Engineering labs require a variety of specialized equipment to perform experiments, test hypotheses, and develop new technologies.

What does engineering laboratory equipment include?

Some of the essential equipment found in engineering labs include oscilloscopes which are essential equipment in engineering labs. They are used to measure and display electronic signals, such as voltage and current, over time. Multimeters are electronic measuring instruments used to measure voltage, current, and resistance. They are a standard piece of equipment in engineering labs and are used to troubleshoot electronic circuits, measure electrical properties of components, and test the functionality of circuits.

Why should I purchase secondhand laboratory equipment?

There are several reasons why purchasing secondhand laboratory equipment may be a smart decision for you or your organization such as used lab equipment can be significantly cheaper than brand new equipment, often at a fraction of the price, this is because new models may be limited in supply or unavailable, while used equipment can be found through a variety of sources, including online marketplaces and specialty dealers and machinery auctioneers.

Laboratory Equipment FAQs

How do I collect my laboratory equipment?

We understand how stressful and complicated the removal of goods from a site can be. We endeavour to make this process as easy as possible for customers by suggesting a network of contractors in the shipping and removal industries.

Please see the service providers section for a full list of contractors.

Can I remove the item (s) myself?

Yes, providing that you or your contractor can fulfil the following criteria:

  • Public Liability Insurance
  • Licensing
  • Suitable Method Statement
  • Risk Assessment
  • Permits to Work
  • Capability and Competence

We will happily grant you access to the site once we’ve approved all of the documentation required.

What is an autobid?

An autobid is a feature used in some online auction websites that allows bidders to set a maximum bid amount they are willing to pay for an item. The website's bidding system then automatically places bids on behalf of the bidder up to their maximum bid amount, in increments that are predefined by the auction rules.

The use of autobids allows bidders to participate in auctions without needing to constantly monitor the auction and manually place bids. It also helps to prevent bid sniping, where a bidder places a last-minute bid to win the auction. However, it is important for bidders to carefully consider their maximum bid amount before using an autobid, as they may end up paying more than they intended if there are multiple bidders with high autobids.