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How to choose your ideal magnetic stirrer?

magnetic stirrer is a laboratory device that employs a rotating magnetic field to cause a stir bar (or flea) immersed in a liquid to spin very quickly, thus stirring it. There is many range of magnetic stirrers to handle various quantities, either with or without heating capabilities (hotplate stirrer).

Mixing and stirring is integral part of various laboratory task or even in other industry such as for Pharmaceutical, Food and beverage, Feed, Chemical, Agriculture, etc. For example, protein dialysis, mixing component of culture media, suspension cell culture.

With different types and specifications of magnetic stirrer available in the market, deciding on the most suitable one to get for your laboratory application is essential. Fleischhacker provides a wide range and brand of magnetic stirrers.

IKA, WITEG, DLAB, Thermo Scientific, Phoenix, 2Mag are the most leading brand in developing magnetic stirrer product.

In case you might ask the question on how to select the correct mixer for your application, here are some question that you can start by asking yourself:

  1. What is the capacity of the sample?
  2. What is the material of the sample? (Powder/Liquid, Liquid/Liquid,etc)
  3. What is the RPM you require?
  4. Do you need the sample to be heated while mixing?
  5. What is the application require?

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