LCLS Sample Preparation Lab Equipment List

The LCLS Sample Preparation Lab contains the following standard laboratory equipment: pH meters with standard buffers, analytical balances, microcentrifuges, vortex mixers, ultrasonic cleaning baths, magnetic stirrers, hot plates, glassware, ice machines and cold rooms. Specialty storage areas for samples include a -80 freezer, argon and nitrogen glove boxes, radiation contamination areas, inert atmosphere chambers, and cold rooms.

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Corning 6795-420D Digital Stirring Hot Plate with Temperature Probe Temperature Control

Digital stirring hot plate, 5 inch x 7 inch ceramic top, temperature range: 5° to 550°C; stir range: 60 to 1150rpm. Includes external temperature controller probe (Corning 6795PR).

Denver Instrument Summit Series SI-114 Analytical Balance Analytical Balance

Capacity 110 g, Readability ±0.1 mg

Eppendorf 5424 Microcentrifuge Centrifuge

Model 5424 is a versatile 24-place centrifuge that provides centrifugation speed up to 21,130 x g (15,000 rpm) with additional spin functions to satisfy all of your applications. The operating concept and overall design are based on in-depth ergonomic studies, making everyday routines faster and easier. Fits 1.5mL & 2.0mL microtubes.

Eppendorf 5430R Microcentrifuge Centrifuge

Eppendorf 5430R is a versatile bench-top refrigerated centrifuge. Max speed : 17,500 RPM; Acceleration : 30,130 g; Temperature range : -11 to 40°C. Fixed angle rotor available to fit 6 x 15/50mL conical tubes (with adapters). Aerosol-tight rotor available to fit 30 x 1.5/2mL tubes.

Eppendorf ThermoMixer Temperature Control

Eppendorf ThermoMixer is great for mixing and heating.Speed up to 3000 rpm. Temperature range of 1-100°C. Timer function range from 15 sec- 99:30 hr. Accuracy Max 0.5°C at 20-45°C. Available smart block plates are 1.5ml, 15ml and 50ml. Also has a lid with handle for conveinency.

Leica M205C Stereomicroscope Stereoscope
Manitowoc Flake Ice Machine RF-0266A Temperature Control
Milli-Q Integral Water System Ultrapure Water

Milli-Q Integral water system, resistivity = 18.2MΩ.cm, TOC < 5ppb, max. flow fate = 2 L/minute.

NanoDrop OneC Microvolume UV-Vis Spectrophotometer with Wi-Fi N/A
Sanyo MIR-154 Cooled Incubator Temperature Control

The Panasonic MIR series offers accurate temperature control and uniformity in a wide range of temperatures, making them suitable for various general laboratory applications. Programmable temperature range: -10°C to 60°C; temperature uniformity: ±0.5°C

Sanyo MPR-215F Biomedical Fridge/Freezer Temperature Control

SANYO MPR Series pharmaceutical refrigerator with freezer combines energy-saving storage solutions for uniformity,reliability and environmentally safe operations. SANYO designed refrigeration for precise and stable biologics storage. Fridge temperature range: 2°C to 14°C; freezer temperature range: -20°C to -30°C.

Thermo Scientific Compact Digital Dry Bath/ Block Heater Temperature Control

Compact and lightweight dry bath with multiple block size inserts. Fast heating rate of 16min. Programmable temperature range: Ambient +2°C to 100°C; temperature uniformity: ≤ 0.5°C.

Available Accessories:

  • 1.5ml, 2ml, 15ml or 50ml heat block inserts.
  • Heat Insulator
  • Plastic Lids
Thermo Scientific Heratherm Compact Incubator Temperature Control

The Thermo Low Temperature incubator offers accurate temperature control and uniformity in a wide range of temperatures, making them suitable for various general laboratory applications. Removable shelves to accompany large sample sizes if needed. Programmable temperature range: -10°C to 60°C; temperature uniformity: ±0.6°C°C. Capacity:6.1 cu ft.

Thermo Scientific NanoDrop 2000c Spectrophotometer N/A

NanoDrop 2000c offers the convenience of NanoDrop technology and a traditional cuvette for sample measurements. Sample size: 0.5 - 2.0 uL. Wavelength Range: 190-840 nm. Absorbance Range: 0.008 to 1.5. Disposable cuvettes available in the lab.

Thermo Scientific Orion 2-Star pH Meter pH Meter

The Orion 2 STAR pH meter offers ease-of-use with simple three-button operation and economical, accurate measurement of pH, mV, and temperature in the laboratory. Specifically designed for environmental, industrial and educational applications.

VWR 360° Multi-Functional Tube Rotator Rotator

The PTR-35 360° multifunction rotator provides a flexible mixing option. Great for mixing microtubes at multiple 360° rotations. Timer from 1min-24hr with automatic shut off. Can also be used between 4-40°C in an incubator or cold room.

Available Accessories:

  • Platforms for 50ml or 1.5-15ml tubes

 VWR Manual