When to Use a Magnetic Stirrer
20 Nov 2018
Agitation and stirring processes are common in laboratories of all shapes and sizes. Regardless of the specific application or process that’s being performed, your lab technicians need to use the best equipment for the job to ensure consistent results. Unfortunately, some labs won’t get the level of performance or consistency they need because they use the wrong agitation equipment and tools. That’s why it is so important to understand your agitation options, and when they are the right choice for your application.
Two Steps You Can Take Today to Ensure Sample Uniformity in Your Lab
08 Aug 2018
Regardless of the specific research, testing and analysis that’s done in your lab, one of your top priorities is to ensure uniformity of your samples. Even minor inconsistencies in the samples you test can result in serious effects on your data and results.
5 Questions to Ask Before Your Next Agitation Equipment Purchase
27 Jul 2018
The agitation equipment you choose for your lab is essential in determining its productivity, capabilities and long-term success. Unfortunately, many labs end up with equipment that simply isn’t suitable for their needs. Even quality agitator lab equipment can go underutilized if it isn’t appropriate for your specific applications.
By asking these five questions, you will have a much better chance of finding the right equipment for your lab.
Product Showcase: Orbit™ 300 Multipurpose Digital Vortexer
12 Jun 2018
Here at Labnet International, we are proud of every single product we offer. This week, we showcase our Orbit™ 300 Multipurpose Digital Vortexer. This multi-purpose shaker offers superior quality, consistency, and durability for a wide range of laboratory applications. Find out more about all of the great features of the Orbit™ 300 Vortexer so you can determine whether your lab could benefit from the addition of this piece of equipment.
Selecting the Right Agitation Equipment for Your Needs
19 Feb 2018
From pharmaceuticals to cosmetics, agitation equipment can be used for a wide variety of applications. There are a variety of different agitator options available with varying levels of speed, capacity, and more. With so many options, you might have a hard time determining which Labnet International agitator is best for you. It's helpful to find out more about the basic functions and uses of different kinds of agitators to ensure that you make the right selection for your lab.
Labnet Celebrates 100 Years of Stirring!
26 Oct 2017
The First Magnetic Stirrer
The first magnetic stirrer was patented by Richard Stringham of Utah in 1917. The inventor nicknamed the stir bar a “Flea” because of the way it jumped and spun in the flask. Even after a Century of technological advancement, today’s lab stirrers still resemble the original design. An electrical field under the base plate oscillates causing the magnetic stir bar to spin.
The stirrer quickly evolved once it hit the market. Integration with a hotplate was a bold step towards laboratory automation.
Get Help Selecting a New Agitator for Your Lab
17 May 2016
All agitators are not created equal, and you need to make sure your lab equipment meets your specific needs. Click on the GIF guide above to get help deciding: shaker, mixer, or rocker?
Check out all of Labnet International's laboratory agitation equipment.
Limited Space in the Lab? Mini LabRoller™ Offers Compact, Flexible Agitation
18 Nov 2015
Smaller Size, Full Lab Rotator Features
We all know how tight things can get when it comes to finding space in the lab for yet another piece of lab equipment. That’s why Labnet International offers a Mini LabRoller™ that can not only squeeze into tight spaces, but also offers a full selection of motions to keep your tubes and micro plates on the move.
Labnet Agitation Products - For Limited Time, Buy 2 Get 1 Free on Select Products!
18 Aug 2015
Agitation Equipment for Every Lab
Labnet International is home to a HUGE variety of agitation equipment including industry-leading shakers, rockers, and rotators. As part of Labnet's Summer Lab Values savings, many of these products are currently Buy 2 Get 1 Free!
Don't Miss Out - Just 3 Weeks Left to Save with Labnet's Spring Lab Values
03 Jun 2015
Just a few short weeks left to save up to 30% on a giant selection of Labnet laboratory equipment...
Spring may be winding down but that doesn't mean you can't still take advantage of huge savings on a large variety of popular Labnet International lab products.
Featuring many of Labnet's best-selling agitation products, Spring Lab Values savings offer some of the best prices you'll find all year long, from the new AccuPlate™ Analog Hotplate Stirrer to the ProBlot™ Rocking Platforms