FrameStar® 96 Well Semi-Skirted PCR Plate, ABI® Style

Standard profile, 0.2 ml polypropylene wells, polycarbonate frame, cut corner A12; working volume: <200 µl, total well capacity: 300 µl; designed for use on all major cyclers, including ABI® instruments with standard 96 well blocks

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This product is covered by one or more of the following U.S. patents or their foreign counterparts, owned by Eppendorf AG: U.S. Patent Nos. 7,347,977 and 6,340,589.

Overview
  • Specifically designed to be directly compatible with all major thermal cyclers, this plate can be used directly in ABI® 96 well instruments without the need for any adapters
  • The rigid FrameStar® 2-component design eliminates warping and distortion during PCR, making it ideal for use with robotic systems
  • The semi-skirt allows for labeling or barcoding for sample tracking
  • Learn more about the features and benefits of the FrameStar® range

This product is covered by one or more of the following U.S. patents or their foreign counterparts, owned by Eppendorf AG: U.S. Patent Nos. 7,347,977 and 6,340,589.

Key Features
  • Free from DNase, RNase, human genomic DNA, and endotoxin/pyrogen
Wells
  • Ultra-smooth, uniform, thin-walled polypropylene tubes for optimum PCR and real-time (RT-qPCR) results
  • <0.2 ml (200 µl) working volume, 0.3 ml (300 µl) total well capacity
Frame
  • Cut corner at A12
  • Rigid polycarbonate frame for added mechanical stability
  • Significantly reduced thermal expansion and sample evaporation for improved consistency in PCR results
  • Improved seal integrity due to thermal stability of frame
  • Alphanumeric grid reference to aid well and sample identification
Use
  • Perfect for ABI® thermal cyclers & sequencers
  • Recommended for low volume PCR
  • Ideal for use with robotic systems
  • Compatible with standard multichannel pipettes
Options

 

  • Available with the following frame color options for the clear well variety: purple, blue, clear, green, red, and black
  • Also available as a black frame with white wells for optimum signal-to-noise ratio when using fluorescent based assays
  • Also available as a clear frame with frosted wells for use with ABI®/LifeTechnologies® qPCR instruments
  • Ultra-low DNA binding option available (4ti-LB0770/C) for sensitive applications with ultra-low DNA input and for maximum DNA recovery after low temperature storage and high temperature incubation; learn more about our low binding range
  • Ethylene oxide treated option available (4ti-OX770C/SBC) for forensic use; learn more about our ethylene oxide treated range 
  • Available barcoded upon request; learn more about our barcoding options
  • FrameStar® 96 Lid (4ti-0289) available
Specifications
Technical specifications
Parameter Value
Plate length 124.26 ± 0.25 mm
Plate width 83.97 ± 0.25 mm
Plate height 20.70 ± 0.25 mm
Well depth 20.20 ± 0.10 mm
Well diameter 5.46 ± 0.10 mm
Distance to center of A1 from top edge 10.495 ± 0.25 mm
Distance to center of A1 from left edge 12.63 ± 0.25 mm
Pitch (distance between A1 and A2) 9.00 mm
Compatibility
  • ABI®/LIFE TECHNOLOGIES/THERMO FISHER SCIENTIFIC
    • Thermal Cyclers (96 well standard block): Verity | Proflex | Simpliamp | GeneAmp® 2700/2720/9600/9700
    • qPCR Cyclers (96 well standard block): 7000 | 7300 | 7500 | 7700 | 7900 HT | QuantStudio™ 3/5/6/7/12K | ViiA7™
    • Sequencers (96 well block): 3100 | 3130XL | 3500 | 3500XL | 3730 | 3730XL
  • AGILENT/STRATAGENE
    • qPCR Cyclers (96 well block): Mx3000P™ | Mx3005P™ | Mx4000™
  • ANALYTIK JENA/BIOMETRA
    • Thermal Cyclers (96 well block): Flexcycler2 | T1 Thermocycler | Tgradient | Tone | Tadvanced | TProfessional (Standard/Basic) Gradient / XL | Trobot 96 | SpeedCycler2 (SP, SPR)
    • qPCR Cyclers (96 well block): qTOWER3/G/touch | Toptical
  • BIOER TECHNOLOGIES
    • Thermal Cyclers (96 well block): Gene Touch 96
  • BIO-RAD
    • Thermal Cyclers (96 well block): C1000 Touch | S1000 | iCycler™ | MyCycler™ | T100
    • qPCR Cyclers (96 well block): MyiQ™ | iCycler™ IQ/IQ 4/IQ 5
  • BIO-RAD MJ RESEARCH
    • Thermal Cyclers (96 well block): PCT100™/200™/220™/221™/225™/240™
    • qPCR Cyclers (96 well block): Chromo4™
  • CORBETT RESEARCH
    • Thermal Cyclers (96 well block): (Qiagen) Palm Cycler
  • EPPENDORF
    • Thermal Cyclers (96 well block): MasterCycler® ep/ep gradient/Pro/Pro S/nexus/nexus gradient/nexus SX1/nexus GSX1
    • qPCR Cyclers (96 well block): Mastercycler™ ep realplex
  • PEQLAB/VWR
    • Thermal Cyclers (96 well block): peqSTAR 96X
  • SENSOQUEST
    • Thermal Cyclers (96 well block): Labcycler
  • TAKARA
    • Thermal Cyclers (96 well block): Dice touch | Gradient
  • TECHNE
    • Thermal Cyclers (96 well block): Prime | PrimeG | Prime Elite | Prime Elite Satellite | PCRmax Alpha cycler 1/2/4 | TC412 | TC512 | Genius | Genius Quad | Touchgene | Touchgene Gradient | Flexigene

For recommended plate options depending on manufacturer, block type, and instrument please refer to the 4titude Plate Instrument Compatibility Table.

Ordering Information
Product codes

Use these part numbers to request a sample or a quote:

Part number Description
FrameStar® 96 Well Semi-Skirted PCR Plate, ABI® Style
Standard profile, 0.2 ml polypropylene wells, polycarbonate frame, cut corner A12; working volume: <200 µl, total well capacity: 300 µl; designed for use on all major cyclers, including ABI® instruments with standard 96 well blocks
4ti-0770 clear wells, purple frame; 50 plates
4ti-0770/B clear wells, blue frame; 50 plates
4ti-0770/C clear wells, clear frame; 50 plates
4ti-0770/C/10P clear wells, clear frame; 10 plates
4ti-0770/G clear wells, green frame; 50 plates
4ti-0770/R clear wells, red frame; 50 plates
4ti-0770/X clear wells, black frame; 50 plates
4ti-0771 white wells, black frame; 50 plates
4ti-0772 frosted wells, clear frame; 50 plates
4ti-0772/10P frosted wells, clear frame; 10 plates
4ti-OX770C/SBC 4ti-0770/C for forensic use, ethylene oxide treated, single barcoded; 20 plates
4ti-LB0770/C 4ti-0770/C, with low DNA binding properties; 50 plates
Lids
4ti-0289 FrameStar® 96 Lid (4ti-0289), for use with the FrameStar® 96 Well Semi-Skirted Plates, ABI® Style range; 50 lids

This product is covered by one or more of the following U.S. patents or their foreign counterparts, owned by Eppendorf AG: U.S. Patent Nos. 7,347,977 and 6,340,589.