Apricot Personal Pipettor

Apricots Designs Personal Pipettor can work with 96 / 384 channels between 0.5 and 1000µl and use 8 / 12 / 16 / 24 / 96 or 384-well heads. It will automatically index the pipetting head via software programming if necessary for accessing 384-well plates with a 96-channel version or 1536-well plates with a 384-channel version.
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High-performance automated multichannel pipetting

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The PP-M series uses Apricot Designs’ unique head design which employs high-precision manufacturing to produce reasonably-priced heads that are independent of the pipetting mechanism. The PP-M electronically clamps the pipetting heads in a manner of seconds, allowing simple and easy set-up for the task at hand. It will automatically index the pipetting head via software programming if necessary for accessing 384-well plates with a 96-channel version or 1536-well plates with a 384-channel version. It also will automatically index for performing serial dilutions by column or row.

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Features and Benefits

  • Flexible design for for liquid transfers and pipetting operations for 96 and 384-well microplates and can also be used for serial dilutions by row or column.
  • Uses the unique easy-change head system from Apricot Designs, allowing the user to build a diverse head library with a reasonable investment. The heads are interchangeable with other Apricot pipettors.
  • Uses the unique EZ-Load disposable tips for the simplest no-tool, no-pressure loading of tips.
  • 5-position deck with wash station allows walkaway reformatting of 4×96 to 1×384 or 1×384 to 4×96.
  • Small footprint conserves bench space and fits easily into suitably-sized hoods.

 

Specifications

  • Dispensing Precision <3% CV at 1 ul (96-L/384 version) <3% CV at 5 ul (96-H version)
  • Dispensing Accuracy +/- 2% at 1 ul (96-L/384 version) +/- 2% at 10 ul (96H version)
  • Resolution 0.1 ul (96-L/384 version) 1 ul (96-H version)
  • Pipette Volume 0.5 – 125 ul (96-L/384 version) 1-550 ul (96-H version)
  • Dimensions (-M versions) 711W x 483D x 597H mm
    (-H version) 711W x 483D x 660H mm
    (all models) Operating Width for stage 1003 mm
  • Weight Approx. 45 kg
  • Power 100 to 240 VAC, 50/60 HZ
  • Operating Temperature 10 – 38 ºC
  • Warranty 12-month extensive manufacturer warranty. Extended 12-month warranty and Annual Service plan are also available.

 

Options

  • PP-96L-M model: Low-volume version with 96 125 ul pipetting channels for optimal pipetting as low as 0.5 ul.
  • PP-96H-M model: High-volume version with 96 550 ul pipetting channels for up to 550 ul pipetting.
  • PP-96H-H model: High-volume version with 96 550 ul pipetting channels with extended height for vacuum manifold or other tall accessories.
  • PP-384-M model: Low-volume version with 384 125 ul pipetting channels for optimal pipetting as low as 0.5 ul.
  • Fixed tip heads with 8, 12, 16 and 96 channels.
  • Disposable tip heads with 8, 12, 16 or 96 channels.
  • Tip washing system with recirculating pump.

 

Applikationen

  • Plate replication
  • Plate reformatting
  • Reagent addition
  • Compound addition
  • Serial dilution (by column)

 

Downloads

 

Personal Pipettor Series Brochure

 

Personal Pipettor Selection Guide

 

Head & Disposable Tip Selection Guide