The Vortex Genie 1 touch mixer provides stronger handheld vortexing. Economical and easy-to-use, it features violent high-speed vortexing action for maximum agitation in problem applications. Operator simply holds the container on the mixing head and the mixer starts automatically at maximum speed. Stops on release. The familiar Vortex Genie 2 mixers accept a large range of snap-on accessories for variable speed mixing, from gentle shaking to violent vortexing of most containers up to 500mL. Select touch-on or continuous operation. The timed Vortex Genie 2T mixer includes a timer function in either continuous untimed, touch, or hands-free mode. Touch mode: 1–60 seconds. Hands-free mode: 1–60 minutes. The Digital Vortex Genie 2 mixer includes digital control and display of speed, time, accuracy, reproducibility, and repeatability. Touch mode: 1–99 seconds. Hands-free mode: 1–99 minutes. All models are built of a solid 4 kg (8.8 lbs.) cast-metal base with rubber feet that prevent “walking.”
Optional accessories vastly increase the versatility of the vortexers. The TurboMix™ attachment provides hands-free, simultaneous, extremely vigorous vortexing and mixing of up to 12 microtubes. It is designed for cell disruptions and other glass bead procedures and pellet resuspensions. The Multiple Sample Starter Set accessory includes a 15.2 cm (6") platform with one 60-microtube insert for 0.5–2.0 mL tubes and one microplate insert. The Large Sample Set accessory includes a recessed platform and two elastic bands for securing large flasks and beakers up to 500 mL. Also includes one foam insert each for 9–16 mm test tubes, 16–29 mm test tubes, 29–37 mm test tubes, and one customizable blank foam insert. The Two-Tier Insert for Microplate accessory fits into the 15.2 cm (6") Platform Head Only.
Ordering Information: Supplied with manufacturer’s two-year warranty on all models. The Vortex Genie 1 is supplied with a quick change standard pop-off cup to accommodate single test tubes. The Vortex Genie 2, 2T, and digital models are supplied with a quick-change standard cup for single test tubes and a 7.6cm (3") platform for beakers, flasks, and multiple test tubes. The 230V models do not include a plug.
CE marked. ETL listed.