Boekel Scientific, a leading supplier of temperature-controlled sample preparation equipment has introduced the Big Shot III Hybridization Oven. The ideal solution for all types of hybridization and incubation applications including Northern Blots, Southern Blots and Microarrays, the Big Shot III features a PID controller which provides rapid heating and excellent temperature stability from 10ºC to 100ºC. A fully-programmable digital timer and an adjustable safety over temperature cutout enables unattended operation for up to 99 hours and 59 minutes.
The Big Shot III provides efficient mixing options with carousel speed control up to 60 RPM in 1 RPM increments. In addition to the standard 35mm bottle carousel supplied with each unit, accessory carousels are available for 55mm and 70mm bottles for processing larger membranes, for conical and round bottom sample tubes and for standard or deep well microplates. To provide additional flexibility and to make optimum use of laboratory bench space, the Big Shot III is stackable and comes with a reversible door. A removable drip pan is also provided for easy cleaning.
Published in G&P magazine: Vol. 7, No. 11, November, 2007, p.G8.
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