VELP ZX4 Advanced IR Vortex Mixer

Category Vortexers
Manufacturer VELP Scientifica
Country of manufacture Italy

The ZX4 is an advanced vortex mixer with adjustable stirring speed and two operating modes, sensor or continuous. Thanks to the revolutionary IR sensor mode, an infrared system (IR) detects the presence of the test tube and the vortex mixer automatically starts vibrating! No press, No stress!

Thanks to a broad range of accessories, ZX4 is ideal for many applications including mixing of many kind of tubes/containers. Incredibly versatile, long-lasting and unique, ZX4 offers the highest performance for an excellent mixing.

Electronic speed regulation: up to 3000 rpm
Operating modes: IR sensor, continuous


  • Optimized Efficiency
    • Vibration starts when tube is detected by IR (VELP patent)
    • No fatigue as no pressure is required
    • Eliminates repetitive strain injury
    • IR sensor and continuous modes
  • Versatile Operation
    • Variable speed operation, electronically controlled up to 3000 rpm
    • Large choice of accessories to suit tubes, plates and flasks
    • Universal voltage / frequency model
  • Long Life Design
    • Accessories fit by simple pressure
    • Optimum resistance to chemicals from technopolymer casing
    • Excellent stability with zinc alloy base
    • Large, anti-slip rubber feet for staying in required position
    • IP 42 protection against particles and liquids
    • Designed for the longest lifespan and guaranteed by 3 years warranty

Also available with optional Foam Stands Package (package includes ZX4 Vortexer, Stand for 19 microvials Eppendorf 1.5ml, Customizable soft foam top, Small rubber supporting plate Ø 50 mm). Additional accessories available (see link)

Key Attributes
Type Vortexers
Incubation No
Refrigeration No
Stacking No
Platform Area (ft^2) N/A
Max Load (lb) N/A
RPM - Max 3000
RPM - Min N/A
Orbit Diameter (mm) 4.5
Platform Dimensions n/a
Warranty 3 years
Weight (lb) 5.9
Width (in) 5.9
Depth (in) 5.1
Height (in) 6.5
Manufacturer Specifications
Construction material: zinc alloy and technopolymer
Support system: 4 anti-sliding feet
Orbital diameter: 4.5 mm
Speed setting: analog
Speed control: electronic
Speed: up to 3000 rpm
Operating modes: infrared sensor, continuous
Electronic protection degree CEI EN 60529: IP 42
Power: 15 W
Weight: 2.7 Kg (5.9 lb)
Dimensions (WxHxD): 150x130x165 mm (5.9x5.1x6.5 in)

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