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Small Shakers VORTEX 4 basic

Compact, universal small shaker suitable for shaking tasks with small vessels and microtiter plates.
  • Wide range of attachments.
  • Attachment detection.
  • Continuous or touch operation (with standard attachment).
  • Stable in all speed ranges.
  • Sturdy zinc diecast casing.
  • Incl. MS 3.1 standard attachment.

Operating mode A:
Safe mode with attachment detection. The max. speed of 3000 min-1 is only reached with the standard attachment in touch mode. When using other attachments the speed is limited to 1300 min-1.

Operating mode B:
Without attachment detection. A speed of 3000 min-1 is possible with all attachments.
Technical Data:
Shaking motion:orbital
Orbital Ø:4.5 mm
Max. permitted shaking weight (with attachment):0.5 kg
Motor rating input / output:10 / 8 W
Permissible ON-time:
Speed display:
100 %
Speed range:adjustable 0 to 3000 min-1
Dimensions (W x D x H):148 x 205 x 63 mm
Weight:2.9 kg
Protection class acc. to DIN EN 60529:IP 21
Permissible ambient temperature:5 to 40 °C
Permissible relative humidity:80 %
IKA®  Small Shakers VORTEX 4 basic
PUOrder No.  Price/Unit/GBP 
VORTEX 4 basicwithout timercontinuous / touch operation15425496+ on demand 
VORTEX 4 digitalwith timer, 1 s to 999 mintimer and continuous mode, touch operation15425497+ on demand 
Accessories for small shakers VORTEX 4 basic / IKA-Werke