MJ Research PTC-150 MiniCycler

MJ Research PTC-150 MiniCycler

  • Easy-to-read programming interface
  • Choice of block or probe control
  • Space-saving design
  • Instant Incubate feature
  • Customizable factory-installed protocols
  • Hot Bonnet heated lid

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The MJ Research PTC-150 MiniCycler is a reliable easy-to-use thermal cycler, designed by field experts. Users can take advantage of the PTC 150's easy-to-read programming interface. The MJ Research thermal cycler can also perform programming tasks as quickly and hassle-free as possible. Instrument set-up and transportation can be done with ease as well with the MiniCycler's space-saving design. Other notable capabilities of the PTC-150 are the Instant Incubate feature for continuous-temperature incubations and oil-free cycling as a result of using a Hot Bonnet heated lid.

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Thermal Range-9˚ to 105˚C
(no more than 35˚C below ambient temperature)
Accuracy±0.3˚C of programmed target at 90˚C, NIST traceable
Thermal Homogeneity±0.4˚C well-to-well within 12 seconds of arrival at 90˚C
±0.3 ˚C well-to-well within 40 seconds of arrival at 90 ˚C
Sample Capacity16-well block: 16 x 0.5mL tubes
25-well block: 25 x 0.2mL tubes or one 25-well microplate
Line Voltage100-240VAC rms
(no adjustment needed among voltages within these ranges)
Frequency50-60Hz single phase
Power250W maximum
FusesTwo T2.5A/250V
DisplaysOne 2 x 16 LCD alphanumeric display
PortsOne 25-pin 8-bit parallel interface printer port (optional)
Memory80 typical programs, in non-volatile memory
*each program may have up to 100 steps; maximum of 400 steps among all programs
Weight3.0 kg
Size22 x 8 x 11 cm high
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