Pipet-Aid® Hood Mate® Pipette Controller Longer 6´ coiled hose Extremely lightweight (4.3 oz.) handle provides nine fill and empty speed settings and proportional fingertip control Never needs recharging–handle holder incorporates “auto-off” feature Energy saving “auto-off” feature automatically shuts unit off after 3 minutes of nonuse Compact, convenient, and won’t walk away. Dedicated pump housing attaches to hood wall which saves space and prevents spills Coiled vacuum/pressure line entering handle from the top prevents accidental knocking over of bench items Three-speed settings provide more precise control for use in the pipet filler mode and the pipet dispenser mode
|5-9 Bulk Discount||5 - 9||5% $394.25|
|10+ Bulk Discount||10 +||10% $373.50|
This Pipette Controller is ideal for working comfortably under a hood, offering the ease and usability of a portable unit with the dependability and longevity of a more permanent laboratory fixture. Robust features include: The lightweight handle (4.3 oz.) offering nine fill and empty speed settings and proportional fingertip controls. A longer 6’ coiled hose. Energy saving “auto off.” Dedicated pump housing attaches to hood wall and gives you more space. Coiled vacuum/pressure line enters the handle from the top, for safer pipetting. And no charging is necessary. It’s always ready to work.
Both units utilize the same glass capillaries for pulling micropipettes. Due to the new improved method of securing the micropipette, smaller tips can be pulled and utilized on the Nanoject III. No O-rings to wear out. A micro “chuck” is used, and it simplifies attachment of the micropipette once backfilled with oil. The Nanoject III’s auto HOMING feature will eliminate the need to “rehome the unit as in the Nanoject II. This can reduce, if not totally eliminate, jamming of the plunger. Now available for the Nanoject II is the new Digital Control Box which has all the functionality of the original control box but now features a user friendly, easy to read touchscreen.
|Product Name||Nanoject II||Nanoject III|
|Injection volumes||2.3 nL-69 nL||0.6 nL-999.9 nL|
|Rate of injection||46 nL/sec.& 23 nL/sec. only||1 nL/sec.-200 nL/sec.|
|Programmable multiple injections||No||Yes|
|Programmable frequency between injections||No||Yes|
|Auto HOMING of plunger||No||Yes|
|Micropipette I.D. size||10 µm minimum||2-3 µm minimum|
|Optional Footswitch||Yes; inject only||Yes; fill, empty and inject capability|
|Color, Touch Sensitive Keypad||No; fill, empty, inject buttons only. Optional Digital Control Box Upgrade available||Yes; multi screens|
|External computer interface||Use of footswitch contact to inject. Injector has to be finished its injection at the speed rate of the Nanoject II before it will accept another pulse||Use of a special opto-isolated input to allow the user to control injection rate and injection volume|
Use this comparison chart to understand the difference between Drummond Pipet-Aid® Controller models and their useful features. This information will help you choose the best pipette controller to deliver the most accurate results for your intended applications.
|Feature||Other Pipette Controllers||Portable Pipet- Aid® XP Pipette Controller||Portable Pipet- Aid® XL Pipette Controller||Pipet- Aid® Hood Mate® Pipette Controller|
|3 Speed Aspiration & Dispensing||X||✓||✓||✓|
|Use in hood/laminar flow cabinet||X||X||✓||✓|