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Thinky ARE-310 Mixer
|Tool Type: PDMS|
|Location: Microfluidics Lab|
|Description: PDMS mixing tool|
Last updated 9/13/22 Haley
The Thinky Mixer is one of the PDMS tools in the Microfluidics lab. This machine is used for mixing and de-aerating the elastomers that are used in fabrication of microfluidic devices. The mixing time and revolution speed of the device can be programmed using the machine’s controller interface.
Goggles, gloves, a lab coat, long pants, and close-toed shoes should be worn while operating this machine. Long hair should be tied back. Review Sylgard 184 resin SOP before handling.
- 310g capacity
- Centrifugal force of over 400G
- Cold-insulated, heat-resistant adapter enables support of various material characteristics
- Memory and step-operation functions for controlling and executing operating condition
- 2 modes of mixing and deaeration achieve dispersion and deaeration of high-viscosity materials in a small amount of time