Laboratory Supply Network is open and operational during the COVID-19 pandemic. You can find updates pertaining to any supply chain issues in this post.

Benchmark Scientific MultiTherm™ Shaker

Category Vortexers
Manufacturer Benchmark Scientific
Country of manufacture China
Average customer rating based on 1 review
Limited Time Offer! - Ends Apr 30
Get a free gift with the purchase of a MultiTherm Shaker (see blog post for more details).

The MultiTherm™ shaker is a temperature controlled vortexer, useful for a variety of molecular biology applications. Despite its modest 8 x 11 in. footprint, all popular tubes and plates are compatible, including as many as six 50ml tubes. Speed, time and temperature settings are continuously visible on the LCD, simultaneously showing both actual and selected values. Integral over-temperature control ensures long life, safety and sample integrity.


  • Temperature control from 0 to 100°C
  • Exchangeable blocks, for tube sizes 0.2 to 50ml
  • Precision contoured wells for uniform thermal transfer
  • Two models: Heat/Cool or Heat only
  • Sequence link function for linking or repeating programs (HC model only)

Blocks are sold separately. Please click here to view the block options.

Key Attributes
Type Microplate Shaker
Platform Area (ft^2)
Platform Dimensions
Max Load (lb)
Incubation Yes
Refrigeration Yes (optional)
RPM - Max 1500
RPM - Min 200
Orbit Diameter (mm) 3 mm
Warranty 2 years
Weight (lb) 18
Width (in) 8.25
Depth (in) 11.5
Height (in) 8.25


Manufacturer Specifications 
Variable, 200 to 1500 rpm (or off)



Temp. Range:

Ambient -20 to 100°C (H5000-HC)

Ambient +5 to 100°C (H5000-H)

Temp. Increment:
Temp. Accuracy:
+/- 1.0°C
Per Selected Block
Speed Increment:

10 rpm

Heating Rate:

5.0°C per. min.

Cooling Rate:

2.5°C per. min.


(w x d x h)

8.25 x 11.5 x 8.25 in. / 21 x 29 x 21 cm


18 lbs (8kg)
1 min. to 99 hours 99min. / continuous
115 or 230V, 50-60Hz, 500W
2 Years

Can the MultiTherm™ Shaker be used for shaking without temperature control?

Yes. You can turn on the shaking without setting a temperature.


select from options below to see SKU

Green Leaf
All shipments originating from Laboratory Supply Network are carbon neutral!

Do you need assistance?

We have experts standing by to assist you with your purchase. Call now at +1 603-652-1395 or contact us by clicking the button below.

Customer reviews

based on 1 review

Benchmark Scientific MultiTherm™ Shaker Accessories