Torrey Pines Scientific has launched its new EchoTherm SC25XT fully programmable variable speed shaking dry bath for use with biological and other samples. The SC25XT is fully programmable with five-programme memory and a temperature range from –20°C to 100°C.
It has a variable speed orbital shaker for mixing samples while controlling sample temperature to 1ºC. Included are a 30-day countdown timer with alarm and Auto-off, data logger and RS232 I/O port for data logging or controlling the units from a computer.
The SC25XT uses accessory sample blocks available for 0.2, 0.5, 1.5, 15 and 50 mL centrifuge tubes, 2 mL vials, 20 mL scintillation vials; also, PCR tubes and plates, 96-well and 384-well assay plates of all shapes, deep-well assay plates, and other blocks for various sizes of test tube. The unit is Peltier driven for chilling and heating.