In the world of Liquid Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry (LC-MS), the choice of collision gas plays a pivotal role in the accuracy and reliability of analytical results. LNI Swissgas addresses the evolving needs of laboratories with its cutting-edge NG(A) CASTORE XL iQ Nitrogen Generator, specifically designed for collision gas applications in LC-MS.

In this blog, we delve into five compelling reasons why this nitrogen generator stands out and why it should be your preferred choice.

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Learn more about our NG(A) CASTORE XL iQ series with the Collision Cell Gas option to supply LC-MS instruments:

  1. On-Demand Nitrogen Generation: The NG(A) CASTORE XL iQ offers a revolutionary on-demand nitrogen generation solution, eliminating the reliance on traditional gas cylinders. This ensures a continuous and reliable supply of collision gas, significantly reducing downtime associated with cylinder changes and enhancing overall laboratory efficiency.
  2. High Purity for Precise Analyses: Achieving high purity is paramount for collision gas applications in LC-MS. The CASTORE XL iQ is engineered to consistently produce ultra-pure nitrogen, ensuring the accuracy and precision required for complex analytical processes. This guarantees the integrity of your analytical results, even in the most demanding applications.
  3. Cost-Effective Operation: Laboratories often grapple with the costs associated with purchasing, transporting, and managing gas cylinders. The NG(A) CASTORE XL iQ Nitrogen Generator offers a cost-effective alternative by producing nitrogen on-site. Over time, this not only leads to significant cost savings but also enhances the overall economic viability of the laboratory.
  4. Adaptable to Varied Configurations: Laboratories have diverse setups and configurations, and the NG(A) CASTORE XL iQ is designed to accommodate these variations. Its adaptability allows seamless integration into different LC-MS systems, providing a flexible solution that meets the specific needs of your laboratory without compromising on performance.
  5. Advanced Monitoring and Control Features: The NG(A) CASTORE XL iQ comes equipped with advanced monitoring and control features, empowering users with real-time insights into the generator’s performance. This not only enhances operational efficiency but also allows for proactive maintenance, ensuring the system operates at its peak capabilities.


The LNI Swissgas NG(A) CASTORE XL iQ Nitrogen Generator redefines the landscape of collision gas supply for LC-MS applications. With its on-demand generation, high purity, cost-effective operation, adaptability, and advanced monitoring features, this nitrogen generator is a game-changer for laboratories seeking to elevate their analytical capabilities.

Make the smart choice for your laboratory—choose the NG(A) CASTORE XL iQ for reliable, efficient, and cost-effective collision gas generation in your LC-MS workflows. As analytical demands continue to evolve, this nitrogen generator positions your laboratory at the forefront of innovation and precision in mass spectrometry.

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