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Bid History for Group IV Molecular Beam Epitaxy System
Auction Start Date: 06/29/21 10:20 AM ET
Auction End Date: 07/06/21 8:00 PM ET
Asset ID: 562   Number of Bids: 7

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Group IV Molecular Beam Epitaxy System
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High Bidder: p******1
Sold Amount: $360.00
Buyer's Premium (10.00%): $36.00
Total Price: $396.00
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Condition Category
Used/See Description Laboratory Equipment
Condition Category
Used/See Description Laboratory Equipment
Group IV Molecular Beam Epitaxy System including growth chamber and prep chamber and associated instrument racks.

System was under vacuum until March 2021 when it was vented to remove the items described in (3), below.

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(i) Growth chamber (photos 03-08) (ii) Prep chamber (photos 01-03 and 08-09) (iii) 3-bay instrument racks (photos 10-12)

• Items (i) and (ii) are missing many vacuum flanges and viewports, open ports have been covered with aluminum foil following standard UHV practice to avoid contaminating the chamber interior.

• Item (1) is missing cryopump and compressor. The 10" gate valve isolating the cryopump from the growth chamber is missing.

• The growth stage requires repair, the magnetically coupled rotary mechanism is non-functional.

• Quartz crystal film thickness monitors are missing

• 4 Knudsen cells attached to growth chamber shown in photos 01, 02 & 04.

• 1 single-pocket (photos 07 & 08) and 1 double-pocket (photos 04-06) electron beam deposition sources attached to system on 14" wire seal flanges. Thermionics electron beam power supply shown in photo 10. Electron beam sweep controllers shown in photo 10.

• 300 L/s varian starcell ion pump (photos 01, 02, 09) attached to prep chamber. Ion pump power supply shown in photo 12.

• System was used for SiGe growth. It is configured for 4" diameter wafers.

• Growth stage can be removed by ASU prior to transport. Items from instrument rack can be removed prior to transport. Instrument rack can be abandoned in place.

• System does not include load lock or linear transfer mechanism for loading wafers into growth stage.

• System was manufactured by SVT Associates and installed in 2002.

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Contact

Jeff Drucker, 480/837-7039, jeff.drucker@asu.edu. E-mail is the preferred contact method.

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Location

Arizona State University - Goldwater Center Room B71

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One estimate for packaging is $17,317.61, you may be able to obtain different estimate.

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Items in the background of the pictures are not included in this auction.

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We DO NOT have the ability to package items for safe transport.

BUYER IS RESPONSIBLE FOR ALL PACKAGING AND SHIPPING/HANDLING!!!

ARRANGEMENT OF PACKAGING AND SHIPPING/HANDLING MUST BE MADE BY BUYER!!!

DO NOT BID IF PHYSICAL PICK UP OF THE LOT IS NOT A POSSIBILITY WITHIN THE ALLOWED TIMEFRAME.


Seller added the following information on 7/6/2021 7:30 PM:
For removing the asset, please refer to the terms and conditions and the company will need to provide proof of liability insurance.
Questions and AnswersQuestions and Answers
Q: The description details have multiple references to photos and to other portions of the description, and it is unclear whether items are simply being described or whether these details are specifically noting that the items are removed/missing as per some other portion of the description. Specifically, the items listed below are described in detail when other items shown are not; are these items present or removed? "• 4 Knudsen cells attached to growth chamber shown in photos 01, 02 & 04. • 1 single-pocket (photos 07 & 08) and 1 double-pocket (photos 04-06) electron beam deposition sources attached to system on 14" wire seal flanges. Thermionics electron beam power supply shown in photo 10. Electron beam sweep controllers shown in photo 10. • 300 L/s varian starcell ion pump (photos 01, 02, 09) attached to prep chamber. Ion pump power supply shown in photo 12. " (6/21/21 2:41 AM)
A: All of these items are included with the system: "• 4 Knudsen cells attached to growth chamber shown in photos 01, 02 & 04. • 1 single-pocket (photos 07 & 08) and 1 double-pocket (photos 04-06) electron beam deposition sources attached to system on 14" wire seal flanges. Thermionics electron beam power supply shown in photo 10. Electron beam sweep controllers shown in photo 10. • 300 L/s varian starcell ion pump (photos 01, 02, 09) attached to prep chamber. Ion pump power supply shown in photo 12. Thank you for the question. (7/1/21 11:30 AM)
 
Seller InformationSeller Information
Seller Name Arizona State University, AZ  [view seller's other assets]
Asset Location 2360 W Broadway Rd
Building 5, Suite 106
Mesa, Arizona 85202-1891
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InspectionInspection
Most items offered for sale are used and may contain defects not immediately detectable. Bidders may inspect the property prior to bidding. Inspection is by appointment only. Please see the contact above to schedule an inspection.

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TAX CALCULATION & EXEMPTIONS


TAX CALCULATION: Sale Tax, where applicable, will be calculated and added at the end of the auction.

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RemovalRemoval
Property may be removed by appointment only and appointments must be made at least 24 hours in advance. Please call ASU Surplus to schedule your pickup prior to arrival. Pickup times are Mon-Fri 8am-12pm. All items must be removed within fifteen (15) business days from the time and date of the close of the auction.The Buyer will make all arrangements and perform all work necessary, including packing, loading and transportation of the property. No Assistance will be provided.
Bidder Account will be locked for any item not removed within the 15 business days allowed and stated on the Buyer’s Certificate.

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NOTICE: If you are the winning bidder and default by failing to adhere to this sellers terms and conditions your account with Liquidity Services WILL BE LOCKED.

Guaranty Waiver. All property is offered for sale 'AS IS, WHERE IS.' Arizona State University, AZ makes no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind, expressed or implied, as to the merchantability or fitness for any purpose of the property offered for sale. Please note that upon removal of the property, all sales are final.

Description Warranty. Seller warrants to the Buyer that the property offered for sale will conform to its description. Any claim for misdescription must be made prior to removal of the property. If Seller confirms that the property does not conform to the description, Seller will keep the property and refund any money paid. The liability of the seller shall not exceed the actual purchase price of the property.

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