FluidX Tube Rack Thawing Station

The FluidX Tube Rack Thawing Station is a stand-alone system designed to speed up the defrost time of chilled or frozen sample storage tubes, operating with with 24, 48 or 96-format SBS racks providing gentle, but accelerated, thawing of racks of sample tubes

  • Simultaneous and quick thaw for all tubes
  • Complete sample recovery without applying heat
  • Does not require warm-up time

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Overview
  • A stand-alone system designed to speed up the defrost time of chilled or frozen sample storage tubes
  • The system operates with 24, 48 or 96-format SBS racks providing gentle, but accelerated, thawing of racks of sample tubes
  • Tubes are simultaneously and quickly thawed with minimum risk of sample damage and are ready for use at ambient temperature in around 20 minutes
Key Features
Minimized risk of sample damage
  • Complete sample recovery without applying heat
  • Gentle, yet faster, tube thawing is achieved by forcing air at ambient temperature, using a fan, over the frozen sample tubes
  • Minimizes the risk of sample damage as no direct heat is applied to the sample tubes
Fast and flexible performance
  • A typical frozen sample, in deionized water, will defrost to an ambient temperature of 20°C in approximately 20 minutes
  • Does not require warm-up time, reducing delays in sample processing
  • Compatible with SBS racked tubes in 24, 48 and 96-format
  • Compact design is able to defrost whole racks of tubes simultaneously
  • Simply select a 24, 48 or 96-way insert to suit sample format, place rack on thawing top plate and press start
Specifications
Parameter FluidX Tube Rack Thawing Station
Fan flow >5 CFM
Defrost time approx. 20 minutes for frozen demonized water to reach ambient 20°C
Rack compatibility 24, 48 and 96-format racks conforming to ANSI/SBS 1-2004 microplate footprint dimensions
Dimensions (L x W x H) 138 x 97 x 42mm
Power supply 100-240VAC, 50/60Hz, 0.3A
12VDC, 4W max
Weight 264g
Ordering Information

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Part number Description
FluidX Tube Rack Thawing Station
for thawing 24, 48 or 96-format SBS racks
FLX-10-1061 1 station