IntelliXcap™ Automated Screw Cap Decapper/Recapper 48-format

IntelliXcap Automated Screw Cap Decapper/Recapper 48-format is next-generation, engineered for increased throughput, ease of use and high system reliability, making the system ideal for any laboratory managing compound libraries or biological sample stores

  • Advanced automation for increased throughput
  • Compact, modular design for ultimate flexibility
  • Easy to use, easy to integrate
  • For use with 48-format racked tubes
  • Enquire today for alternative cartridges to match your tubes
Overview

Azenta Life Sciences IntelliXcap Automated Screw Cap Decapper/Recapper 48-format is next-generation, engineered for increased throughput, ease of use and high system reliability, making the system ideal for any laboratory managing compound libraries or biological sample stores. It's extremely fast and works with multiple sample storage tube types from a range of tube manufacturers in 48 format. Capable of de-capping a complete rack of 48 tubes in as little as 20 seconds.

Automation and high speed reduces sample handling time, increasing sample throughput workflow. Ideal for medium to high-throughput laboratories managing compound libraries, biobanks or other biological samples.

Broad compatibility with a wide range of tube types. Works with multiple sample storage tube types from a range of tube manufacturers. New cartridges are in development continuously - if your tube type is not listed, get in touch today! Cartridges are interchangeable - one instrument to decap multiple tube types in 48 format.

Key Features
  • Advanced Automation for Increased Throughput
    • Extremely fast, works with multiple sample storage tube types from a range of tube manufacturers
    • Suitable for use with 48-format racked tubes
    • Capable of de-capping a complete rack of 48 tubes in as little as 20 seconds
    • Automation and high speed reduces sample handling time, increasing sample throughput workflow
    • Ideal for medium to high-throughput laboratories managing compound libraries, biobanks or other biological samples
  • Compact, Modular Design for Ultimate Flexibility
    • Features a unique, fully automated, interchangeable cartridge cap driver system
    • Cartridges allow format change between different tube types in less than 2 minutes
    • Simply by fitting the relevant cartridge, IntelliXcap Automated Screw Cap Decapper/Recapper 48-format is compatible with all Azenta Life Sciences sample storage tubes, and support other sample tube ranges available in the market
    • Cartridges are available for both internal and external thread screw-cap tubes
    • No need for specialist intervention to change cartridge drivers
    • Control is via a quick installation, easy-to-use touch panel
  • Easy to Use, Easy to Integrate
    • Quick installation, easy-to-use touch panels bring instant control
    • Wide operating temperature range of 5°C to 40°C
    • Electric torque control means less persistent wear on cap drivers
    • Sample rack stage extension facilitates fully automated workflow integration
Specifications
Parameter IntelliXcap Automated Screw Cap Decapper/Recapper 48-format
Dimensions (H x W x D) 386.2 x 256 x 464.4mm
Weight 28.74kg
Ambient operating temperature 5°C to 40°C
Capping/decapping speed 20-40 sec to decap or to recap a rack of tubes
Driver & Cap Compatibility
  • We provide a wide range of custom made and off the shelf driver cartridges to accommodate your specific labware needs
  • The modular design of the system allows you to quickly and easily change the cap driver cartridge and seamlessly swap between tube types, making the instrument the ideal capper/decapper for your automated high throughput workflows
  • Due to its flexibility, with one IntelliXcap Automated Screw Cap Decapper/Recapper 48-format  instrument you can cap, de-cap and re-cap both internal and external thread tubes
  • Many of the 48 format screw cap tubes on the market, including Azenta Life Sciences, LVL, Micronic, Matrix, Nunc and Greiner, can be processed with IntelliXcap Automated Screw Cap Decapper/Recapper 48-format
  • Talk to us today: contact an expert, or drop a comment when you request a quote or a demo to let us know what tubes you're using: we're happy to come up with a solution cut out to fit your unique application needs
Ordering Information

Use these part numbers to request a quote, a demo or to contact an expert:

Part number Description
IntelliXcap Automated Screw Cap Decapper/Recapper 48-format
46-8011 suitable for all Azenta Life Sciences tubes and almost all other brands with relevant cartridges; 1 decapper/capper
IntelliXcap Accessories
46-8112 IntelliXcap Extended Stage for Automation
suitable for IntelliXcap 24, IntelliXcap 48 and IntelliXcap 96
Compatible cartridges
Please specify tube type when ordering
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