Everything you need to know about glass syringe 1ml (2022)

Here below is talking about everything about 1ml glass syringes, including the production process, types, materials, features, applications, etc.
1ml Borosilicate glass syringe all

The 1ml glass syringe is a simple essential tool for many scientific applications. Its small size allows for precise dispensing and measurements. And the clear borosilicate glass makes it easy to see the liquid inside. The plunger on the syringe can also be adjusted to control fluid flow. 1ml prefilled glass syringe plays a vital role in the medical industry.

1. Production Process

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2. Glass syringe type

Standard glass syringe and Long skinny syringe

There are different dimensions for a 1ml volume syringe. A slender barrel can have higher precision. The most miniature 0.02ml scale is available. But the thicker glass tube will have more flow rate when pushed.

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With/without measurements

Measurements are very useful for precisely measuring small amounts of liquid. But when used as a disposable prefilled syringe, markings are not necessary. A blank syringe can show the contents inside without being obscured by numbers. Also, Syringes without ink printing are more environmentally friendly.

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Plastic plunger Rod and Metal Plunger Rod

Usually, medical glass syringes only use plastic plungers. Glass syringes with metal twist plungers are mainly used for hemp oil packaging. Since the cannabis concentrates are very viscous, the metal plunger rod is easier to operate. Please click to check how to choose from the plungers.

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Luer lock and luer slip cone

There are two types of syringes caps: Luer lock and Luer slip. Luer lock syringes have a screw-on tip that helps to prevent leaks. And the Luer slip syringes have a friction-fit tip that is easier to attach and remove. Both types of syringes are available in a variety of dispensing. When choosing a syringe, select the right type for the specific procedure.

Comparison between Luer Lock glass syringe and luer slip cap syringe

Childproof and self-destructed syringes.

There are a few different ways to childproof your syringes. One way is to use childproof caps. A childproof cap can prevent children from accessing the contents of your syringes. It’s dangerous for cannabis extracts or some medicine liquids to children.
A self-destructing glass syringe is disposable after use. Its forced destruction ensures providing the patient’s health. Self-destructing syringes are widely available at most pharmacies or medical supply stores.

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Round bottom and trimmed-end bottom

The most common glass syringes are the round-edged ones on the market. After further cutting based on the round syringes, the glass syringe with a trimmed edge comes out. Its advantage is that it is not easy to roll off when placed at a table. Whether choosing one of the syringes, it’s the same in use.

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With/without needle

Glass syringes can be fitted with a needle to inject liquids into the body or draw fluids from a container. They can also be used without a needle for measuring small amounts of liquid. Glass syringes with stake needles are often in vaccines or biopharmaceutical products.

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3. Materials

The glass syringe comprises a glass tube, a push rod, and a rubber cap. The glass barrel is made of borosilicate glass, which is a type of glass that is resistant to heat and chemicals. Good material is to ensure product quality and also is friendly-environment.

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4. Air-tight feature

1ml glass syringe features air-tight. And it can prevent air from entering the barrel. It is essential because air can cause damage to the content of the syringe. So how do you verify its airtightness? One of the easiest ways is to pull the plunger rod out when the cap is locked on. If it recovers quickly, the syringe is sealed tight.

5. Applications

Syringe for cannabis oils

A glass syringe is an excellent way to package marijuana extract. It can be easily heated and carried, making it the perfect partner for e-cigarettes. This means enjoying extracts anywhere without carrying a separate heat source.
Glass syringes offer a high level of precision when it comes to dosing. It is good if you want to add the concentrates to a receipt, food, or directly into your mouth. With just a few drops, you can get the perfect amount of cannabis extract every time.

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Syringe for medicine

Borosilicate glass syringe is famous for refillable syringes. A prefillable syringe is a syringe that comes already filled with medication. It is widely used in hyaluronic acid packaging. Glass syringe with a staked needle is one of the most common ways to administer vaccines. There are several benefits to using prefilled syringes, including:

  • Reduced risk of contamination;
  • Increased accuracy
  • Less waste
  • Reduced costs
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Syringe for arts and other applications

The 1ml size is perfect for those who need precision and accuracy in their applications. The small size also makes it ideal for use in tight spaces. This syringe is a great choice for labs and vets who prefer not to have plastic tubes on hand! This syringe is durable and can withstand repeated use.
You can also explore other new uses of it according to its characteristics.

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6. Backstop

The finger flange is a grip that can be attached to a syringe and helps you hold a syringe. It increases the contact area between the syringe and the hand, making it easier to inject. It has many different shapes and colors. The colors can be customized. There are semi-enclosed and fully enclosed backstops. The pushrod must be unscrewed from the syringe before use in a fully closed backstop.

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7. Price

They are the same price for different Luer system syringes.
The price of a 1ml skinny glass syringe is higher than a 1ml short glass syringe. Since the process of a small diameter borosilicate glass is complicated, the cost is high.
A 1ml metal plunger rod is more expensive than a plastic one because metal costs more than plastic.
The price of a 1ml gold syringe is slightly higher than that of the silver one. The silver plunger rod is made of stainless steel. And the gold pushrod needs to be electroplated with a gold color based on a silver plunger.
Generally, the order price is inversely proportional to the quantity of the product. —the more the amount, the lower the price. Our minimum order quantity is 100 pieces.

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8. Customized syringe

There are many benefits to having customized products, especially when it comes to branding. Having products with logos or other customizations can enhance brand image. And make your business more recognizable. It can also be a great way to show your customers that you care about their individual needs and are willing to go the extra mile to provide them with what they want.

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9. Sterilization

We offer both EO gas and irradiation sterilization methods.
EO gas sterilization is a process that uses ethylene oxide gas to kill microorganisms. This method is effective against a wide range of bacteria, viruses, and fungi. Irradiation sterilization uses high-energy radiation to kill microorganisms.
Irradiation sterilization is a process that uses ionizing radiation to destroy microorganisms, bacteria, and viruses. The radiation can come from gamma rays, x-rays, or electron beams.
All these 2 methods can keep glass syringes clean and safe.

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10. Packaging

Nest boxes are the most common type of packaging for glass syringes. They help protect the syringe from breakage during shipping and handling. Nest boxes also provide a barrier against contamination. There are 100pcs in a box. Thus, the least order quantity is one box for wholesaling.

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May 18, 2022 5:51 pm - China