The Australian Made OM7 orbital mixer has a 500mm square platform supported by precision ball races and can handle loads up to 25 kg’s, it is suitable for use in many applications including medical diagnostics, sample preparation, product testing etc. The digital speed control has a range of 30-400 RPM and is controlled from the easy to read front panel where a large LED display can show set and actual speed, when required the OM7 can run for extended periods unattended. Slow acceleration is incorporated in the drive system to help protect samples and reduce the risk of spillage. The timer can be set from 0-99 in either minutes or hours, in addition the OM7 has 3 memory buttons to allow repeat time/speed functions to be stored. A Nitrile mat is supplied fitted to the platform and is sufficient for holding containers at low speeds. For higher speeds optional racks are available.
Applications include general mixing, cell culturing, solubility studies, diagnostic testing, bacterial suspensions, extraction procedures, staining/destaining, washing procedures as well as many other biological and chemical tasks.