IKA Trayster basic: Mixing of biological samples

The IKA Trayster basic is a digital overhead shaker that performs vertical rotary movements. The high-quality equipment from IKA ensures effective but gentle mixing and separation of blood samples as well as other biological samples in Eppendorf tubes and Greinertubes up to 50 ml.

The Trayster basic can be used in the cold room as well as in the incubator at temperatures from 4 °C to 50 °C.

The technical specification

This model operates at a fixed speed. The digital version has a speed that is continuously adjustable. The shaking movement of both the basic model and the digital variant is overhead rotation. The speed is 20 min for the Basic model, but 5 to 80 min for the digital model.

The weight of the maximum possible load is 2 kg for both models. Both variants have a power consumption of 16 W. The dimensions are 460 mm x 160 mm x 150 mm. The weight of both devices is 1.7 kg.

The permissible relative humidity is 80%. The high-quality device requires a voltage between 100 V and 240 V and a frequency of 50/60 Hz. The current consumption is 1000 mA.

What accessories are available?

The high-quality device from IKA scores with numerous attachments. Thus, many different mixing and separating processes can be carried out easily and efficiently.

The application of the model

The digital overhead shaker mixes and separatesliquid and powder samples in tubes up to 50 ml. The numerous different attachments make this high-quality IKA device suitable for a wide range of applications in laboratories.

Optimum safety conditions

The Trayster basic complies with protection class IP 21 according to DIN EN 60529. This electrical work equipment is often in continuous use. This means that it is subject to a higher degree of wear. The constant shaking movements as well as the changing of the attachments pose additional risks.

Although the equipment has a long service life when properly used and maintained, regular electrical testing in accordance with DGUV V3 is mandatory. This ensures functionality, precision and reliability. These VDE tests must be carried out every one to two years, depending on the load of the high-quality device.

This increases the longevity and reduces the need for new purchases. This saves time and is easy on the budget. The operation is not disturbed by the DGUV V3 inspection. The inspection of the IKA overhead shaker takes little time.

The advantages of the Trayster basic

The removable attachments allow quick and uncomplicated cleaning. The easy handling by a membrane keypad facilitates the work with powdery and liquid samples enormously.

The model is suitable for continuous operation. The safety and reliability for biological samples are quite high. This instrument is especially suitable for blood samples.

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Additional information

Weight 2.6 kg
Dimensions 14 × 46 × 18 cm
Shaker speed range max.

20 rpm

Shaking weight max.

2 kg

Shaker type

overhead shaker, Überkopfschüttler