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Cryo Supplies and Accessories

arrow13Cooling Chambers and Ice Baths

Benchtop Cryo-StationCryo-NetCryo-Dipperarrow12Benchtop Cryo-Station

A Compact Desktop Workstation for Freezing Samples

Features

  • Super-insulating triple density expanded polystyrene
  • Low thermal mass of EPS minimizes initial liquid nitrogen boil-off
  • Lightweight construction
  • No glass liner to break
  • 2" thick lid eliminates condensation
Cryo-Dipper

Organized Sample Freezing, Storage and Retrieval

Features

  • Quickly load tubes for freezing
  • Easily retrieve tubes
  • Holds 36 externally threaded cryogenic vials, 0.5 ml & 1.5/2.0 ml tubes
  • Movable weights prevent floating
  • Durable PVC construction
Cryo-Net

Bulk Sample Freezing and Retrieval

Features

  • For quick sample freezing
  • Once frozen, remove all the tubes at once
  • Durable nylon mesh
  • Open design for unimpeded liquid nitrogen access
  • 5 bags per unit
77518-03 Benchtop Cryostation each 60.00 Add to Cart
77518-04 Cryo-Dipper each 150.00 Add to Cart
77518-05 Cryo-Net 5/pk 30.00 Add to Cart

info available in pdfarrow12The CoolSafe™

The CoolSafeThe World's Most Versatile and Effective Benchtop Cooling and Storage System

Complete CoolSafe Systems

Versitile – Designed for 0.2ml tubes (strips or trays), 96-well and 384-well microplates, 0.5 ml, 1.5 ml, 5 ml tubes

Specially Formulated – Cool Bricks maintain a constant temperature (1°C or -10°C) for up to 10 hours

Quality Engineering – Each aluminum Cool Chamber surrounds tubes to guarantee sustained cold temperatures

Durable – The CoolSafe box is made of triple density expanded polystyrene and molded under extreme pressure creating a durable container that guarantees temperature stability.

Easy to Use – Easily interchange Cool Chambers and Cool Bricks for different sized tubes.

No Mess – Messy ice buckets are now a thing of the past!

"Surround-a-Tube" Engineering

Super temperature-conducting solid metal surrounds the vast majority of the surface area of the microtube, keeping the entire sample or tray of samples cool.
Tube Cooling Chamber

Ordering the Complete CoolSafe Systems

Each complete CoolSafe System includes:

1 CoolSafe box with lid, 1 Cool Chamber and 2 Cool Bricks (1°C & -10°C)

61950-10 For 0.2ml PCR plates or tubes 96** each 320.00 Add to Cart
61950-20 For 0.5 ml tubes 91 each 320.00 Add to Cart
61950-30 For 1.5 ml tubes 48 each 275.00 Add to Cart
61950-31 For 1.2 ml Cryogenic tubes 32 each 400.00 Add to Cart
61950-32 For 2.0 ml Cryogenic tubes 32 each 400.00 Add to Cart
61950-40 For 1.5 ml Cryogenic tubes 55 each 275.00 Add to Cart
61950-50 For 384-well plates 384** each 372.00 Add to Cart
61950-60 For 5 ml tubes 32 each 295.00 Add to Cart
61950-70 For 0.2ml, 0.5 ml, 1.5 ml tubes 79 each 275.00 Add to Cart
61950-80 For flat-bottom microplates None** each 275.00 Add to Cart

**These Chambers also include 4 holes for 1.5 ml tubes and 6 holes for 0.5 ml tubes. (Replaces 61954-30 – CoolSafe Deluxe for 384-well plates.)

Cooling Chambers arrow12CoolSafe Individual Components

arrow12Cooling Chambers

Each Cooling Chamber is a solid aluminum block that surrounds inserted tubes to guarantee sustained hot or cold temperatures.

Catalog No. Dimensions Ideal Use Each  
61951-10 6⅛"L x 3⅛"W x 1"H 0.2ml tubes 209.00 Add to Cart
61951-20 6⅛"L x 3⅛"W x 1 1/4"H 0.5 ml tubes 195.00 Add to Cart
61951-30 6⅛"L x 3⅛"W x 1½"H 1.5 ml tubes 170.00 Add to Cart
61951-40 6⅛"L x 3⅛"W x 1½"H 1.5 ml Cryogenic tubes 179.00 Add to Cart
61951-50 6⅛"L x 3⅛"W x 1"H 384-well microplates 310.00 Add to Cart
61951-60 6⅛"L x 3⅛"W x 2½"H 5 ml tubes 198.00 Add to Cart
61951-70 6⅛"L x 3⅛"W x 1½"H multi-tube format 190.00 Add to Cart
61951-80 6⅛"L x 3⅛"W x 1"H Microplate Chamber 190.00 Add to Cart
CoolSafe Box arrow12Cool Bricks

Each Cool Brick allows up to 10 hours of benchtop temperature stability. Two temperature zones are available: 1°C and -10°C.

61952-10 1°C Cool Brick, 5.625" x 2.75" x 1.5" each 30.00 Add to Cart
61952-20 -10°C Cool Brick, 5.625" x 2.75" x 1.5" each 37.00 Add to Cart
61952-30 1°C Cool Brick, 5.625" x 2.75" x 2.75" each 30.00 Add to Cart
CoolBag insulated coolerarrow12CoolSafe Box

The CoolSafe Box is made of triple density expanded polystyrene and is molded under extreme pressure to create a durable container that guarantees temperature stability.

arrow12CoolBag

The CoolBag is an insulated cooler for added coolness of critical samples. Use the shoulder strap for easy transporting from lab to lab.

Catalog No. Description Each  
61953-01 CoolSafe Box 30.00 Add to Cart

Coolsafe TM Deluxearrow12The CoolSafe™ Deluxe

  • Additional sample protection
  • Smaller bench-top footprint
  • Improved portability
  • Clear lid for sample visibility

*Each complete CoolSafe Deluxe system includes:

1 CoolSafe Deluxe box, 1 Cool Chamber and 2 Cool Bricks (1°C & –10°C)

**These Chambers also include 4 holes for 1.5 ml tubes and 6 holes for 0.5 ml tubes

Catalog No. Description Holes   Each  
61954-10 For 0.2ml PCR plates or tubes 96** Kit * 201.50 Add to Cart
61954-20 For 0.5 ml tubes 91 Kit * 325.00 Add to Cart
61954-40 For flat-bottom microplates   Kit * 325.00 Add to Cart

arrow12Stand Alone Specialty Cooling Chambers

Ideal for Ice Pans, Ice Buckets, and Cold or Hot Plates

Multiple Uses– Ideal for use on hot or cold plates or for temperature sensitive liquid transfers.

Durable – Anodized aluminum blocks will not rust or corrode.

Ideally Sized– A variety of options are available to accommodatePCR tubes and trays, 1.5 ml tubes, 15 ml and 50 ml conical tubes.

A variety of Specialty Chambers are available to keep samples cool and on ice while you work. Freeze these Chambers overnight for added cooling convenience.

These Chambers do not fit the CoolSafe system; use separately (*61955-30 not pictured).

15ml and 50ml  Cooling Chambers arrow1215 ml & 50 ml Chambers

Each Chamber is an anodized aluminum block. Excellent temperature conductors. Use with hot plates or with our Ice Pans & Ice Buckets.

Catalog No. Dimensions Ideal Use Holes Each  
61951-10 6⅛"L x 3⅛"W x 1"H 15 ml tubes 6 209.00 Add to Cart
61955-21 3½"L x 3½"W x 3½"H 15 ml tubes 12 190.00 Add to Cart
61955-40 3½"L x 1¾"W x 3½"H 50 ml tubes 2 175.00 Add to Cart
61955-41 3½"L x 3½"W x 3½"H 50 ml tubes 4 190.00 Add to Cart
Cooling Chambers 0.2ml tubes arrow12Double Chamber for 0.2ml tubes

The Double Chamber fits two 96-well PCR trays or individual tubes and strips. Each edge can accommodate up to (12) 0.5 ml and (8) 1.5 ml tubes. Great for temperature sensitive liquid transfers. It measures 6 3/16" x 6½" x 1".

61955-10 6⅛"L x 6¾"W x 1"H 0.2ml PCR Plates, tubes 192 387.00 Add to Cart
64-Place Step Cooling Chamber arrow1264-Place Step Chamber

Description: Anodized aluminum block sized to fit 64 1.5 ml microtubes (16 holes per 'step') for easy viewing of samples when in the freezer, on the bench-top or in an ice pan or ice bucket.

61955-30 8¼"L x 3"W x 2½"H 1.5 ml tubes 64 325.00 Add to Cart
80-Well Cooling Chamber arrow1280-Well Chamber

The 80-well Chamber is a solid, anodized aluminum block sized to fit 1.5 ml microtubes. An excellent temperature conductor for use with hot plates and ice buckets. It measures 8.25" x 2.625" x 1.25".

61955-80 8¼"L x 2⅝"W x 1¼"H 1.5 ml tubes 80 172.00 Add to Cart

arrow12CryoVial® Cooling Chamber

Each well in the Chamber contains locking ridges that do not allow the cryovial to turn.
This unique feature allows for one handed cap removal.

"Locks In" CryoVials For Easy Cap Removal

One-Hand Operation – Locking base holds vial in place as cap is removed

Universal – Fits most major cryogenic vial brands

Preserve Cells – Minimize cell loss from exothermic reactions by preparing samples inside chambers

Quality Engineering – Each aluminum CryoVial Cooling Chamber surrounds tubes to guarantee sustained cold temperatures

Durable – Each Chamber is anodized clear to protect from rust and corrosion ensuring longevity

Versatile – Use with Cool Bricks to maintain a constant temperature (1°C or -10°C) for up to 10 hours

CryoVial Cooling Chamber

Cat. No. Dimensions Ideal Use Holes Each  
61956-1 6⅛ x 3⅛ x 1⅜ 1.2ml cryovials 32 325.00 Add to Cart
61956-2 6⅛ x 3⅛ x 1-5/16 2.0 ml cryovials 32 325.00 Add to Cart
61956-3 6⅛ x 3⅛ x 2-3/16 3.0-4.0 ml cryovials 32 375.00 Add to Cart

Complete CryoVial CoolSafe System includes:

  • 1 CoolSafe box with lid,
  • 1 CryoVial Cooling Chamber and
  • 2 Cool Bricks (1°C & -10°C)
61956-31 CryoVial CoolSafe System* (1.2ml cryovials) each 400.00 Add to Cart
61956-32 CryoVial CoolSafe System* (2.0 ml cryovials) each 400.00 Add to Cart

mini-cooling chambersinfo available in pdfarrow12Mini-Cooling Chambers

Ideal for Ice Pans and Ice Buckets

Ideally Sized – For use when only a small number of microtubes are required.

Maximize Work Area – Each Mini-Chamber will fit in our 1L Glacierbrand™ Ice Pan (6.13" x 6.13" x 3.61").

Minimize Ice – Less Ice is needed to cool these chambers. Less ice means less mess.

Same Great Engineering – Mini-Chambers are anodized aluminum and utilize our "Surround-A-Tube" cooling technology.

Catalog No. Dimensions Ideal Use Holes each  
68600-10 3" x 1½" x 1½" 1.5- 2.0ml Tubes 6 115.00 Add to Cart
68600-20 4" x 2½" x 1½" 1.5- 2.0ml Tubes 15 135.00 Add to Cart
68600-30 4 11/16" x 4" x 1½" 1.5- 2.0ml Tubes 30 150.00 Add to Cart

HistoCool™, SmallHistoCool™, Largearrow12HistoCool™ Tissue Cassette Cooling Trays

These trays effectively aid in the cooling of tissue blocks.

They are filled with freezer gel that stays frozen longer, up to 6-8 hours. Simply refreeze at the end of each day.

Available in two sizes:
Small: 8.5 (L) x 8 (W) x 3 (H), Red, 20 cassette capacity
Large: 12.5 (L) x 8.25 (W) x 4 (H), Blue, 30 cassette capacity

63314-1 HistoCool™, Small each 130.00 Add to Cart
63314-2 HistoCool™, Large each 130.00 Add to Cart

GLACIERbrand™ Ice Pans

info available in pdfarrow12GLACIERbrand™ Ice Pans

Half the price of competitor's ice pans!

No Sweat – Thick pan walls will not sweat or leave puddles of condensation on the benchtop

Durable – Made of triple density expanded polystyrene creating a durable container that is virtually unbreakable

Super Insulating – Preserves ice up to 30% longer than conventional ice pans

Stackable – Designed with an inner edge enabling the pans to stack on top of one another for easy storage and to minimize bench-top space

Lightweight – Ice pans are extremely lightweight (1.1oz, 4.7oz. and 11.4oz) and easy to handle. They feature a molded lip around the edge for carefree moving and carrying

Chemically Resistant – Resistant* to mild chemicals as well as ice-alcohol slurry, dry ice and liquid nitrogen.

*Not recommended for long-term exposure to harsh chemicals or corrosives

Cat. No. Description Dimensions " (cm) Volume each Select Color
63311-xS Small Ice Pan 6.13" x 6.13" x 3.61"
(15.6cm x 15.6cm x 9.17cm)
1L 15.00
63311-xM Medium Ice Pan 12.25" x 8.75" x 4.75"
(31.12cm x 22.2cm x 12.1cm)
4L 35.00
63311-xL Large Ice Pan 17.25" x 13.50" x 4.96"
(43.8cm x 34.3cm x 12.63cm)
9L 49.00
large ice bucket with lidice buckets

info available in pdfarrow12GLACIER brand™ Ice Buckets

Excellent Insulation – Made of the same triple density expanded polystyrene as our popular Ice Pans. Preserve ice 30% longer!

Won't Sweat – Thick insulating walls will not sweat.

Easy Grip – Robust handles make buckets easy to carry.

Includes Lid – Use the supplied lid to maximize cooling.

Heavy Duty – Solidly constructed to be unbreakable under normal laboratory conditions.

Chemically Resistant – Resistant to mild chemicals* as well as ice-alcohol slurry, dry ice and liquid nitrogen.

*Not recommended for long-term exposure to harsh chemicals or corrosives

Cat. No. Description Dimensions (Dia. x Hgt.) Volume Each Select Color
68600-x Small Ice Bucket 10.625" x 4.375" (26.9cm x 11.1cm) 2.5 Liter 35.00
68600-x Large Ice Bucket 10.625" x 6.250" (26.9cm x 15.8cm) 5L 45.00

cryogenic workstationinfo available in pdfarrow12Thermal Microbeads

  • Effectively heat and cool samples in most water and dry baths
  • Reduce sample contamination in applications requiring water and ice
  • Support tubes and bottles, eliminating the need for floating racks and bottle weights
  • Thermal Microbeads are autoclaveable and solvent resistant
  • For use in water/drybaths, ice pans/ buckets, Microbead Chambers and Microbead bag
  • Available in two sizes: 2.5-3 mm and 4-4.5 mm (XL)
68605-10 Thermal Microbeads, 2.5-3 mm 1L 60.00 Add to Cart
68605-12 Thermal Microbeads, 4-4.5 mm (XL) 1L 60.00 Add to Cart

cryogenic workstationarrow12Microbead Bag

  • Nylon mesh bag with drawstring closure for storing, cleaning, using and transporting Thermal Microbeads
  • Designed to fit our Ice Buckets
  • Store Microbeads in the freezer and remove when ready for use
  • Place Microbead Bag in an ice bucket on top of Cool Bricks for prolonged cooling
68605-20 Drawstring Bead Bag for Thermal Microbead, 5L capacity each 15.00 Add to Cart

cryogenic workstationarrow12Microbead Chambers

  • Use with Thermal Microbeads to create a one size fits all dry bath solution
  • Fits all standard sized dry bath systems
  • Microbeads tightly surround tubes, microtubes and bottle sot evenly distribute temperatures
  • Single and double place chambers allow maximum flexibitiliy when working with dry baths
  • Use with dry ice in our popular pans and buckets for fully customized sample cooling
68605-25 Anodized Aluminum Microbead Chamber, Blue, 75 x 94 x 76mm each 185.00 Add to Cart
68605-30 Anodized Aluminum Microbead Chamber, Red, 152 x 94 x 76mm each 250.00 Add to Cart
Magnetic Bead Separation Rack for 50ml Tubes
68605-35
Magnetic Bead Separation Rack for 50ml Tubes
68605-40
Magnetic Bead Separation Rack for 50ml Tubes
68605-45
Magnetic Bead Separation Rack for 50ml Tubes
68605-50
Magnetic Bead Separation Rack for 50ml Tubes
68605-55

arrow12Magnetic Bead Separation Racks

Exceptional Quality – Exceptional Value

For all of your magnetic separation experiments, these powerful racks sequester magnetic beads so that affinity ligands (antibodies, streptavidin or proprietary reagents for coupling nucleic acids) or rinse solutions can be added or decanted in assays. They offer exceptional quality and value compared to competing brands.

  • Patent pending, independent sleeves on 50 ml and 15/5 ml models make liquid addition and removal easier with less accidental fluid loss
  • Powerful magnets quickly secure beads
  • Spring plunger on tube sleeves of 1.5 to 50 ml models allows beads to be sequestered at various heights along tube wall
  • Simply turn tube for efficient bead mixing
  • 96-well PCR plate model has 24 magnets that snugly hold the plate while attracting beads to the tube walls
  • Flat bottom microplate model has magnets covering entire footprint to accept all standard micro-plates with any number of wells; 6, 12, 24, 48, 96, etc.
  • Racks fit microplates following ANSI standards
  • Clear acrylic allows unobstructed view of tube contents
68605-35 50ml Tube Rack each 250.00 Add to Cart
68605-40 5 and 15ml Tube Rack each 300.00 Add to Cart
68605-45 1.5 and 2.0ml Tube Rack each 300.00 Add to Cart
68605-50 96-Well PCR Tube Plate Rack each 350.00 Add to Cart
68605-55 Std Flat Microplate Rack each 350.00 Add to Cart

cryogenic workstationarrow12Cryogenic Workstation

Corning® Cryogenic Workstation features a reusable cryogenic vial rack with a removable storage rack. Rack holds to 30 vials. The tray can be used to hold water or crushed ice. The racks and trays are made of autoclavable polycarbonate.

Overall measurement. 14½"(L) x 6"(W) x 3"(H) (216mm x 184mm x 83mm)

62040 Cryogenic Workstation each 134.00 Add to Cart
62041 Reusable Vial Rack Only each 111.00 Add to Cart
62042 Reusable Storage Tray Only each 30.00 Add to Cart

Tru North Chilling Jar arrow12Tru North® Chilling Jar

Quick freeze samples at -1°C minute rate

Designed to rapidly chill cryogenics vials in freezer – alcohol filled jar speeds freezing rate. Fill jar to visible level with isopropanol. Sample vials are not in contact with liquid – insert provides barrier while alcohol is securely contained. When samples are removed from freezer, the insulating foam holder decreases warming rate and extends working time.

Holds eight 1.2 to 2.0 ml cryogenic vials, fits most brands. Lift with arrow tab to remove insert from jar – float insert in water bath to warm samples after freezing if needed. Unit includes polycarbonate jar, high density polyethylene lid and insert, and polyurethane foam jacket. Measures: 123 mm dia x 105 mm H.

64475 Tru North™ Chilling Jar 80.00 each Add to Cart

True North® Mini CoolersTrue North® Mini Coolersarrow12True North® Mini Coolers

Protect temperature-sensitive samples at the bench or in the freezer.

Ideal for keeping PCR® reagents, enzymes and other biochemical reagents cool while working at the bench. Filled with insulating gel, the Mini Coolers can also be used for controlled freezing of samples for longer temperature retention.

  • Polycarbonate construction with rubber non-slip feet
  • Gridded and keyed one-position lids for easy sample identification
  • 0.5 ml tube adapters supplied as standard with the 0.5-2.0 ml tube size versions
  • Temperature-retention graph supplied with each of the 7 styles available
  • Versions available for 0.5 and 1.5/2.0 ml microcentrifuge tubes and cryogenic vials and a 96-place version for 0.2 ml tubes and assay plates


Cat No.


Temp.
No. Tubes
Held/Size

Tube
Aray


Dimensions

Lid
Type
Temp.
Reten-
tion*


Qty


Price
 
41130 0°C 12x0.5/
2.0 ml
3x4 145x105x100 Clear 1°C
(4 hr)
each 120.00 Add to Cart
41132 0°C 32x0.5/
2.0 ml
4x8 245x105x100 Clear 1°C
(5 hr)
each 223.00 Add to Cart
41133 0°C 32x0.5/
2.0 ml
4x8 245x105x100 Gel-
Filled
1°C
(7.5 hr)
each 262.00 Add to Cart
41134 -20°C 12x0.5/
2.0 ml
3x4 145x105x100 Clear -15°C
(2.5 hr)
each 120.00 Add to Cart
41135 -20°C 32x0.5/
2.0 ml
4x8 245x105x100 Clear -15°C
(3.5 hr)
each 222.00 Add to Cart
41136 -20°C 32x0.5/
2.0 ml
4x8 245x105x100 Gel-
Filled
-15°C
(5 hr)
each 261.00 Add to Cart
41137 -20°C 96x0.2
ml
8x12 225x165x110 Clear -15°C
(2.5 hr)
each 261.00 Add to Cart
* Inside rows

Polystyrene Containersinfo available in pdfarrow12ChillDown

Rapidly Cool Agarose Mixtures and Other Solutions

Quick – Chill molten agarose down to 60°C in minutes

Improve Results – Rapid cooling of agarose prevents an early-polymerized layer on top of the solution, which interferes with results

Versatile – Use ChillDown whenever cooling of solutions is desirable

Universal – Fits any 250ml beaker

Easy-To-Use – Simply leave your ChillDown in the freezer overnight and it will be ready for you when you need it

77518-01 ChillDown each 70.00 Add to Cart

True North Cool Containersarrow12True North® Cool Containers

These rigid single mold polyurethane provides durability for chilling your temperature sensitive samples. Excellent insulation properties for ultra cold--use with ice, LN2, ice-salt slurries, and more.

They come with a convenient lid which nests beneath bucket or pan They are available in either a bucket or pan and come in a multiple size assortment.

Rigid single mold polyurethane provides durability for chilling your temperature sensitive samples. Excellent insulation properties for ultra cold--use with ice, LN2, ice-salt slurries, and more. Minimize evaporation loss with snug fit lid. Easily remove with comfortable recessed knobs. Keyed lid and base fit together to conveniently store lid under base. Use handy pour spout with melted ice, water, and solutions. Ergonomic handles safely transport bucket or pan from work area to sink. Deep internal cavity has enough room to add one of your racks. Tapered sides make stacking and storage compact.

62013-04 4L Bucket Black Onyx each 98.00 Add to Cart
62013-10 1L Pan Emerald each 65.00 Add to Cart
62013-40 4L Pan Artic Blue each 100.00 Add to Cart
62013-90 9L Pan Ruby each 132.00 Add to Cart

liquid nitrogen cooled mortararrow12LiquidNitrogen-Cooled Mortar

A stainless steel mortar is suspended by three brackets above a stainless steel bowl which holds the liquid nitrogen. The bowl is nested in a well insulated polyethylene housing. The 4" (102mm) insulated handle is removable for saving space. The housing measures 6½" (165mm) in diameter, 4½" high, and has three suction cup-feet. Now frozen tissue samples can be ground without the hazard of liquid nitrogen droplets flying into personnel

64470 Liquid Nitrogen-Cooled Mortar set 343.00 Add to Cart
64471 Spare mortar bowl each 119.00 Add to Cart
64472 Ceramic Pestle only, 180mm long each 30.00 Add to Cart

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