SB-12L Shaking Water Bath

Category Shaking Water Baths
Manufacturer Benchmark Scientific
Country of manufacture Korea
Average customer rating based on 1 review
Overview

A compact shaking water bath which uses the same belt-less motor drive system from the Orbi-Shaker™ Series.  The heated bath provides precision temperature control up to 80°C.

The seamless, stainless steel chamber has a 12 liter capacity and includes a universal spring-loaded platform for securing 15 & 50ml test tubes, as well as Erlenmeyer flasks and media bottles up to 1 liter. A hinged and removable lid is also included to reduce energy waste, prevent splashing and divert condensation away from samples.

Easy to use controls allow the user to digitally select and monitor time, temperature and shaking speed, while a constant monitoring system ensures accuracy over each parameter.

Optional test tube racks are available for microtubes.

  • Orbital shaking motion
  • Included spring platform accepts tubes, bottles and flasks
  • Digital control of time, temperature and speed
  • Compact design, conserves bench space

Capacity for various vessels is as follows:

Bottles Tubes Flasks
15 ml n/a 63 n/a
50 ml 15 30 12
125 ml 8 n/a 8
250 ml 4 n/a 3
500 ml* 2 n/a 2
1000 ml* 2 n/a 1

*500 ml and 1000 ml vessel heights may prevent the lid from closing.

Key Attributes
Type Shaking Water Bath
Platform Area (ft^2) 0.35
Platform Dimensions 5.3" x 9.4"
Max Load (lb)
Incubation Yes
Refrigeration No
RPM - Max 200
RPM - Min 30
Orbit Diameter (mm) 25mm
Warranty 2 Years
Weight (lb) 15 lb
Width (in) 12.2"
Depth (in) 13.5"
Height (in) 12"
Manufacturer Specifications

Temp. Range:  Ambient +5 to 80°C
Speed Range:  30 to 200 rpm
Orbit:  25mm / 1 in.
Temp. Accuracy:  +/- 0.3°C (at 37°C)
Temp. Increments:  0.1°C
Temp. Uniformity:  +/- 0.2°C (at 37°C)
Capacity:  12L
Dimensions:  12.2 x 13.5 x 12 in. / 31 x 34.5 x 30 cm (w x d x h)
Chamber:  Stainless Steel
Chamber Dimensions:  5.3 x 9.4 x 5.5 in. / 13.5 x 24 x 14 cm
Timer:  1 min. to 48 hours, or continuous
Weight:  15 lbs / 6.5 kg
Electrical:  115V or 230V, 50-60Hz, 400W
Warranty:  2 Years

FAQ

Does the SB-12L Shaking Water Bath have a minimum fill volume?

Yes. There is a minimum fill line which is approximately 7 cm from the bottom of the chamber. Given the dimensions of the chamber, this equates to about 2.25 liters.

 

Can I use flasks with the SB-12L? Does it have a platform upon which to affix flask clamps?

Yes, you can use certain flasks, but there is no mechanism by which to use flask clamps. The SB-12L shakes the frame that springs are attached to. It is intended primarily for sealed, capped vessels, such as centrifuge tubes or media bottles.

 

Does the SB-12L Shaking Water Bath have a drain?

No, it does not have a drain.

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