Air-Z Flex - TriContinent

Air-Z Flex

The Air-Z Flex is an automated air displacement pipetting module available with or without electronics and pressure sensor.

SKU
Air-Z Flex

SPECIFICATIONS

Drive Design

Stepper motor driven linear actuator with high resolution optical encoder for step loss detection

Dispense Speed

Pump volume 1000  μL: 1  μL/second up to 1800 ul/second
Pump volume 250  μL: 1 μL/ second up to 450  μL/second
Pump volume 50 μL: 1 μL/second up to 150  μL/second

Volume Resolution

Pump volume 1000  μL: 0.301 μL/half step increment with 3700 increments/full stroke
Pump volume 250 μL: 0.075 μL/half step increment with 3500 increments/full stroke
Pump volume 50  μL: 0.025 μL/half step increment with 2500 increments/full stroke

Operating Noise

<60 dBA, Indoor use only

Operating Temperature


15°C to 40°C (59°F to 104°F)

Operating Humidity

20 to 95% RH at 40°C  (104°F) 

Media Temperature

15°C to 40°C (59°F to 104°F)

Overall Dimensions (H x W x D)         
(with full electronics, with tip adapter and without disposable tip)

Vertical orientation: 5.13 in [130.4 mm] x 1.20 in. [30.6 mm] x .83 in. [21.0 mm] Horizontal orientation: 2.11 in [53.6 mm] x 4.24 in. [107.7 mm] x .83 in. [21.0 mm]

Weight

125 gm

Driver Recommendation

Pump should typically be driven with a 24 VDC bipolar chopper drive, ½ step at rated current.  Higher voltage may be required at higher step rates.

Motor Data

Resistance / Phase           5.1 Ω
Inductance / Phase           1.5 mH
Rated Current                   0.49 A
Rated Voltage                   2.5 V


FUNCTIONAL PARAMETERS WITH FULL ELECTRONICS*

Imprecision (full volume) in 50 μL, 200 µL, 100 µL Tips

<0.75% CV

Inaccuracy (full volume)

<1% Tip volume

10% Tip volumes
Imprecision
Inaccuracy

<1% CV
<2%

Power Requirement

24VDC, 500 mA

Power Rating

<500 mA (peak)

*Parameters without full electronics dependent on customer use

Mechanical Envelope and Interface   
(Dimensions reference only)

Air-Z Flex with Control Electronics and Pressure Sensor

Air-Z Flex with Pressure Sensor/Without Control Electronics

Air-Z Flex with Pressure Sensor and without Control Electronics

Air-Z Flex with Pressure Sensor/Without Control Electronics


Air-Z Flex without Pressure Sensor and without Control Electronics

Air-Z Flex without pressure sensor and control electronics

Please contact your TriContinent Sales Representative for current pricing.

Air-Z Flex, Vertical

Catalog #Description
10310 Air-Z Flex, 1000 μL with no Electronics
10311 Air-Z Flex, 1000 μL with Pressure Sensor
10312 Air-Z Flex, 1000 μL with Full Electronics
10316 Air-Z Flex, 250 μL with no Electronics
10317 Air-Z Flex, 250 μL with Pressure Sensor
10318 Air-Z Flex, 250 μL with Full Electronics
10322 Air-Z Flex, 50 μL with no Electronics
10323 Air-Z Flex, 50 μL with Pressure Sensor
10324 Air-Z Flex, 50 μL with Full Electronics

Air-Z Flex, Horizontal

Catalog #Description
10313 Air-Z Flex, 1000 μL with no Electronics
10314 Air-Z Flex, 1000 μL with Pressure Sensor
10315 Air-Z Flex, 1000 μL with Full Electronics
10319 Air-Z Flex, 250 μL with no Electronics
10320 Air-Z Flex, 250 μL with Pressure Sensor
10321 Air-Z Flex, 250 μL with Full Electronics
10325 Air-Z Flex, 50 μL with no Electronics
10326 Air-Z Flex, 50 μL with Pressure Sensor
10327 Air-Z Flex, 50 μL with Full Electronics

Racked Tips

Catalog #Description
10370 1000 μL Tips, Clear, Non-Sterile, Non-Filtered, 96/rack
10371 200 μL Tips, Clear, Non-Sterile, Non-Filtered, 96/rack
10372 50 μL Tips, Clear, Non-Sterile, Non-Filtered, 96/rack
10378 1000 μL Tips, LLD, Non-Sterile, Non-Filtered, 96/rack
10379 200 μL Tips, LLD, Non-Sterile, Non-Filtered, 96/rack
10380 50 μL Tips, LLD, Non-Sterile, Non-Filtered, 96/rack

Tip Adapters

Catalog #Description
10009 Tip Adapter