FluidX Orbit™ Single Tube Reader

FluidX Orbit™ is a high-performance, easy to use, bench-top reader developed with broad compatibility in mind, reading any 2D coded sample tube currently on the market, not only those supplied by FluidX

  • Compatible with all 2D coded tubes
  • Fast set up
  • Easy to use
  • Rapid results
  • Direct data export to any application

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Overview

FluidX Orbit™ Single Tube Reader; for use with all 2D datamatrix coded sample storage tubes

  • Given the variety of 2D coded tubes on the market, Orbit™ is designed and developed with broad compatibility in mind, reading any 2D coded sample tube currently on the market, not only those supplied by FluidX
  • Entry-level, high-performance, easy to use, bench-top reader, with the dual capability of decoding any 2D datamatrix coded tube and reading any tube carrying a 1D linear barcode
  • Orbit™ is supplied with a 5-year warranty
Key Features

Compatible with all 2D-coded tubes

  • Compatible with all FluidX sample storage tubes
  • Compatible with all 2D data matrix coded tubes, including those supplied by Greiner, Matrix, Nunc, Micronic
  • Can quickly scan and read any tube, regardless of size: 24, 48, 96, 240, 384 formats, as well as larger capacity tubes including glass compound storage tubes, cryo tubes and biological sample tubes

Fast set up

  • Takes just a few moments to set up with its automatic calibration feature
  • Plug into a PC or laptop via USB connection and the software will look after the rest of the set-up process
  • Reading less commonly used tube types is easy: simply select the AutoLearn feature in the software to problem-free calibration
  • No external power supply is required due to USB connectivity to PC or laptop

Easy to use in working environment

  • Large scanning window and superior decoding technology for quick and easy tube reading quick and easy
  • Handy even for users wearing gloves

Rapid results

  • Takes less than one second to scan and decode any 2D-coded tube
  • Tube ID is displayed instantly on the computer screen for identification or sample entry
  • Alternatively, the application can be run in the background

Direct data export to any application

  • FluidX keyboard wedge allows you to enter the results into any application
  • Simply place the cursor where the data is to be entered before scanning the tube
  • The data will instantly be displayed wherever the cursor is positioned
  • Orbit™will insert tube data into any application, such as Excel, Notepad, etc.
Specifications

Technical specifications

Parameter FluidX Orbit™ Single Tube Reader
Code formats read datamatrix, ISO 16022, square and rectangular format, ECC200, 0 to 20 grid sizes, white on black, black on white, numeric, alpha numeric and 1D linear barcodes
Sensor type 1/3” CCD
Light source R LED
Read time < 1 second
Ambient operating temperature 5°C to 50°C
Tube compatibility all tubes in 24, 48, 96, 240 and 384-formats, glass compound storage tubes, cryo tubes, biological sample tubes
Dimensions 90mm (H) x 100mm (W) x 100mm (D)
Weight 0.25kg
Power requirements 5V DC 0.1A max, supplied through USB
User interface FluidX GUI
Cable length 1.5m
Cable interface USB 2.0
Operating systems Windows XP, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10
Ordering

Product codes

Part number Description
FluidX Orbit™ Single Tube Reader
20-1001 for use with all 2D datamatrix coded sample storage tubes; 1 reader