Thermal Cycler 4000

Thermal Cycler 4000

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Code: TC4000
Price: $5,100.00
The TC-4000 thermal cycler is able to handle all of your protocols and is easy on your budget.

The TC-4000 is a high performance, high sample throughput instrument at a highly affordable price.

Flexible block format: The truly user-friendly fully interchangeable block system allows blocks to be exchanged in a matter of seconds, without the need of any tools (60 x 0.5ml, 96 x 0.2ml, 96-well fully skirted, 384-well or flat plate for in-situ).

Flexible heated lid: Defined pressure, programmable heated lid to accommodate a variety of consumables.

Intuitive programming: The 4-line display with intuitive, simple-to-use software with alphanumeric programming, password protection, simple copy/edit functions and much more.

8 Peltiers: Building on the innovative Quad Circuit Technology of the TC-5000, the TC-4000 ensures unsurpassed control accuracy and temperature un iformity.

Low cost: The TC-4000 is one of the most affordable full sized PCR machines.

PC networking: The TC-4000 can be connected to a PC along with other Techne cyclers for low volume or high throughput applications using Gensoft*.

TC-4000 Technical Specifications
Blocks F ormats
0.5ml capacity 60
0.2ml capacity 96
384-well block Yes
In-situ block Yes
User interchangeable Yes
Block Temperature Specifications
Maximum ramp rate* 2.6°C/sec
Block uniformity at 50°C* <±0.3°C
Temperature range 4°C to 99°C
Temperature set point precision 0.1°C
Heated Lid
Selectable heated lid temperature 100°C - 115°C
Heated lid enable/disable Yes
Over temperature cut out Yes
Regulated lid pressure Yes
Heated lid only comes on if block is set above 35°C
Number of programs # 80
Password protection Yes
Programming 4-line alphaN
Graphical display No
Incremental/decremental temperature Yes
Incremental/decremental hold time Yes
Maximum hold time 18 hrs
Minimum hold time 1 sec
Variable programmable ramp rate 0.1°C/sec steps
Run end time calculation Yes
Pause and stop facility Yes
End of program alarm (enable/disable) Yes
Auto restart on power failure Yes
Serial port RS232
Dual Voltage (120/230V) Yes
Temperature sensor Thermistor
Peltier elements/block 8
Dimensions L x W x H (in inches) 16.5 x 8.6 x 10.2
Footprint L x W (in inches) 142 in2
Connection to PC control program Yes
Free software upgrades from website Yes
Power consumption 620 Watts
Frequency 50 - 60 Hz
Net weight 28.5 lbs
Warranty 4 years
* Given are typical values of a standard 0.2ml block, in an ambient temperature of 20°C.
# Actual numbers are dependent on complexity of the programs.
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