Storage of up to 70,000 2-mL tubes
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc, Fremont, Calif, introduces the new Thermo Scientific Revco UxF Series ultralow-temperature (ULT) freezers. The freezers are equipped with a touch-screen control panel that features an event log, health monitoring system, and controlled access options. The freezers feature a choice of high-performance or energy-savings modes through the touch-screen display. The unit provides a constant update on the integrity and health of the freezer compartment. Five new capacities range in size from 421 liters to 949 liters (14.9 to 33.5 cubic feet), and offer several options to suit storage and lab space requirements. The freezers’ new cabinet design and vacuum panel insulation allow storage of up to 70,000 2-mL tubes or 118,300 1-mL Thermo Scientific Cryobank tubes.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc
Programmable defrost times
HELMER Inc, Noblesville, Ind, offers i.Series® and Horizon Series™ Undercounter Freezers in Laboratory and Plasma models. These 5-cubic-foot units can be placed under the counter, used freestanding, and stacked. They feature programmable defrost times and a bacteria-resistant powder coating. The laboratory models feature two shelves, and the plasma models feature two drawers. Rollout baskets are also available. Options include swivel casters and a stainless steel interior/exterior. The i.Series and Horizon Series’ exclusive Sure-Seal door design features self-closing doors, magnetic closure, field reversibility, and a key lock. i.Series models will include the door-mounted i.C3™ user interface with constant temperature monitoring and multiple information logs that can be downloaded. Horizon Series models offer a temperature controller with a built-in alarm.