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Techne™ 5Prime Thermal Cyclers

Delivers both high performance and high throughput to provide maximum flexibility when processing large number of samples in parallel and ability to upgrade base model to gradient capability

Manufacturer: techne™  5PRIME384

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Catalog No. 13-245-135

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Description & Specifications


Product Type Prime thermal cycler
Capacity 384 well plates
Electrical Requirements 100-230V 50-60Hz, 450w

  • Quick and user friendly creation of complicated programs via intuitive touch interface
  • 5.7 in. VGA colour touchscreen with real time graphical display provides instant visualisation of program status
  • Programs can be transfered between instruments via USB or to PC
  • Gradient cycling can be achieved directly using PrimeG instrument or by upgrading Prime unit via simple unlock code
  • Internal memory can hold 1000 programs with unlimited storage available on USB data stick
  • Small space-saving footprint
  • Auto re-start on power failure
  • Block options; 96 x 0.2mL (skirted and unskirted plate compatible), 60 x 0.5mL, 384-well and Combi-Block (33 x 0.2mL and 33 x 0.5mL)
  • Electrical requirements: 100-230V 50-60Hz, 450w


  • Block temperature range: 10° to 100°C (4°C final hold)
  • Block uniformity at 55°C: <±0.3°C
  • Temperature accuracy at 55°C: <±0.25°C
  • Maximum heating rate: 3.4°C/sec
  • Adjustable heated lid pressure
  • Type: 8 x peltier element/block
  • L x W x H: 420 x 240 x 240mm
  • wt: 9.4kg