LabGear is about connecting common lab devices, such as balances, stirrers, pumps and loggers to a computer. It is about executing experiments that are requiring varying degrees of automation. The system simplifies time scheduling and allows users to apply just the amount of automation he or she desires!
Here is a schematic explanation to show how the software LabGear is wired up to the devices.
Introducing computers in the labs should trigger some considerations with regards to safe use of electrical devices. In the event of power cuts, ventilation shut down and devicecontamination Chemovix can provide useful input in the risk assessment work.