Cooling Chambers and Ice Baths
A Compact Desktop Workstation for Freezing Samples
- 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
Organized Sample Freezing, Storage and Retrieval
- 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
Bulk Sample Freezing and Retrieval
- 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|
The 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" EngineeringSuper temperature-conducting solid metal surrounds the vast majority of the surface area of the microtube, keeping the entire sample or tray of samples cool.
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.)
CoolSafe Individual Components
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|
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|
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.
The CoolBag is an insulated cooler for added coolness of critical samples. Use the shoulder strap for easy transporting from lab to lab.
|61953-01||CoolSafe Box||30.00||Add to Cart|
- 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
|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|
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).
15 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|
Double 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 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|
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|
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|
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|
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|
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)
|63311-xM||Medium Ice Pan||12.25" x 8.75" x 4.75"
(31.12cm x 22.2cm x 12.1cm)
|63311-xL||Large Ice Pan||17.25" x 13.50" x 4.96"
(43.8cm x 34.3cm x 12.63cm)
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|
- 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|
- 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|
- 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|
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|
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|
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|
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
|each||120.00||Add to Cart|
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|each||262.00||Add to Cart|
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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|
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|
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|