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Reader and Washer

Plate Reader

PLATE READER is an eight channel photometer for sequential and simultaneous reading of micro-plate strips with 96 wells. Shaking capability. Designed according to the most sophisticated technologies it turns out to be of high quality and reliability as well as of high precision and easy to use. With its powerful software it is able to perform readings, data processing and relevant memorization.

Light source 8 tungsten lamps, automatically underpowered when in stand-by position
Optical filters 2 filters (450, 630 nm); 2 more on request (max 4 filters, 400-700nm)
Detectors8 silicon photodiodes
Reading system 8 independent channels, mono or bichromatic reading
± 1% from 0.000 to 1.500 OD
± 2% from 1.500 to 3.000 OD
Reading time 16s to perform a monochromatic reading on a full plate; 31s for bichromatic reading
Cuvettes 96 well plate
Plate shaking programmable by keyboard
LCD-Display 2 lines with 16 columns
Printer40 columns on thermal paper
Keypad17 buttons
InterfaceRS232 serial port
Curvescurve direct plotting: point to point, linear regression and 4 parameters (log-logit)
Resultsby strip of 8 or 12 wells (X or Y)
Calculation Mode OD, direct Cut-Off or calculated, single calibrator, programmable curves from 2 to 12 points
Memory capacity 170 tests
Calendar/Timer associates time with the results; timer function
Power requirements 230/115 VAC, 50-60 Hz, 110 W
Measurements 42 x 34 x 15 cm
Weight8.3 Kg
OPTIONAL SOFTWARE Plate Reader management software "ACTION" for PC