BioMate™ 160 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer

Catalog number: 840-301000

BioMate™ 160 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer

Catalog number: 840-301000
Perform quantitative measurements in life science laboratories with the automated and network-capable Thermo Scientific™ BioMate™ 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer. The BioMate 160 Spectrophotometer offers pre-programmed assay methods for nucleic acid and protein concentration as well as cell culture measurements. Optimized for usability and performance, this platform features a high-resolution color touchscreen, optional Wi-Fi networking, and a rugged design.
 
Catalog Number
840-301000
Unit Size
Each
Description
BioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer
Optical Design
Dual beam
Spectral Bandwidth
2 nm
Price (USD)
7,000.00
Your Price:
Availability
***
Full specifications
Quantity
ConnectionsSingle USB-A supports flash memory devices for method and data storage
Duplex USB-A on side supports connection to a Windows™ computer running optional remote control software, keyboard, mouse
Export data to network or PC via USB, Ethernet, or Wi-Fi USB adaptor, available
Print via USB, Ethernet or Wi-Fi USB adaptor available
Detector TypeDual Silicon Photodiodes
Display7-inch color touchscreen, tiltable, high definition, 800 × 1280 pixels
Photometric Accuracy Instrument±0.002A at 0.5A
±0.004A at 1.0A
±0.008A at 2.0A
PrinterSnap-on printer available
Wavelength Accuracy±0.5 nm
Wavelength Range190 nm – 1100 nm
Baseline Flatness±0.002A
Compartments
Accommodates (optional):
8-position cell changer
4-position cell changer (long path cells)
Peltier thermostatted cell holder (20-60 °C)
Sipper accessory
Fiber optic probe coupler
DescriptionBioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer
Dimensions (L x W x H)35.5 x 38.5 x 19.5 cm
Drift(At 500 nm after 1 hour warmup) <0.0005A/Hr
Electrical RequirementsExternal AC to DC converter. Voltage and Frequency (Hz) selected automatically, 100–240 volts, 50–60 Hz.
KeypadTouchscreen
LampXenon Flash Lamp (>5 years typical, 3 years guaranteed)
Noise(RMS at 500 nm 60 consecutive measurements)
≤0.00020A at 0A at 260 and 500 nm
≤0.00030A at 1A at 260 and 500 nm
≤0.00040A at 2A at 260 and 500 nm
Optical DesignDual beam
Photometric Display-3A to +5A
Photometric Range–2A to +3.5A
Photometric Repeatability±0.001A at 1A measured at 1.0A at 546 nm
Spectral Bandwidth2 nm
Stray Light<1.0%T 198 nm (KCl)
<0.05%T at 220 nm (NaI)
<0.03%T at 340 nm (NaNO2)
Wavelength Data Interval0.2 nm, 0.5 nm, 1 nm, 2 nm, 5 nm
Wavelength Repeatability< ±0.2 nm
Wavelength Scan SpeedSlow, medium and fast - up to 1600 nm/min
Weight (Metric)7.5 kg
Warranty2 years standard with 1 year extension upon registration of the instrument with Thermo Fisher Scientific within 6 months of purchase
Unit SizeEach
Catalog Number
Unit Size
Each
Description
BioMate 160 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer with EU Power Cable
Optical Design
Dual Beam
Spectral Bandwidth
2 nm
Price (USD)
Availability
***
Full specifications
Quantity
-
Certifications/ComplianceCertificate of Analysis (COA), Certificate of Conformance (COC)
ConnectionsSingle USB-A supports flash memory devices for method and data storage
Duplex USB-A on side supports connection to a Windows™ computer running optional remote control software, keyboard, mouse
Export data to network or PC via USB, Ethernet, or Wi-Fi USB adaptor, available
Print via USB, Ethernet or Wi-Fi USB adaptor available
Detector TypeDual Silicon Photodiodes
Display7-inch color touchscreen, tiltable, high definition, 800 × 1280 pixels
Photometric Accuracy Instrument±0.002A at 0.5A
±0.004A at 1.0A
±0.008A at 2.0A
PrinterSnap-on printer available
Wavelength Accuracy±0.5 nm
Wavelength Range190 nm – 1100 nm
Baseline Flatness±0.002A
CompartmentsAccommodates (optional):
8-position cell changer
4-position cell changer (long path cells)
Peltier thermostatted cell holder (20-60 °C)
Sipper accessory
Fiber optic probe coupler
DescriptionBioMate 160 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer with EU Power Cable
Dimensions (L x W x H)35.5 x 38.5 x 19.5 cm
Drift(At 500 nm after 1 hour warmup) <0.0005A/Hr
Electrical RequirementsExternal AC to DC converter. Voltage and Frequency (Hz) selected automatically, 100–240 volts, 50–60 Hz.
KeypadTouchscreen
LampXenon Flash Lamp (>5 years typical, 3 years guaranteed)
Noise(RMS at 500 nm 60 consecutive measurements)
≤0.00020A at 0A at 260 and 500 nm
≤0.00030A at 1A at 260 and 500 nm
≤0.00040A at 2A at 260 and 500 nm
Optical DesignDual Beam
Photometric Display–3A to +5A
Photometric Range–2A to +3.5A
Photometric Repeatability±0.001A at 1A measured at 1.0A at 546 nm
Spectral Bandwidth2 nm
Stray Light< 1.0%T 198 nm (KCl) , <0.05%T at 220 nm (NaI), <0.03%T at 340 nm (NaNO2)
Wavelength Data Interval0.1 nm, 0.2 nm, 0.5 nm, 1 nm, 2 nm, 5 nm
Wavelength Repeatability ±0.2 nm
Wavelength Scan SpeedSlow, medium and fast - up to 1600 nm/min
Weight (Metric)7.5 kg
Warranty2 years standard with 1 year extension upon registration of the instrument with Thermo Fisher Scientific within 6 months of purchase
Unit SizeEach
Catalog Number
Unit Size
Each
Description
BioMate 160 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer with UK Power Cable
Optical Design
Dual Beam
Spectral Bandwidth
2 nm
Price (USD)
Availability
***
Full specifications
Quantity
-
Certifications/ComplianceCertificate of Analysis (COA), Certificate of Conformance (COC)
ConnectionsSingle USB-A supports flash memory devices for method and data storage
Duplex USB-A on side supports connection to a Windows™ computer running optional remote control software, keyboard, mouse
Export data to network or PC via USB, Ethernet, or Wi-Fi USB adaptor, available
Print via USB, Ethernet or Wi-Fi USB adaptor available
Detector TypeDual Silicon Photodiodes
Display7-in. color touchscreen, tiltable, high definition, 800 × 1280 pixels
Photometric Accuracy Instrument±0.002A at 0.5A
±0.004A at 1.0A
±0.008A at 2.0A
PrinterSnap-on printer available
Wavelength Accuracy±0.5 nm
Wavelength Range190 nm – 1100 nm
Baseline Flatness±0.002A
CompartmentsAccommodates (optional):
8-position cell changer
4-position cell changer (long path cells)
Peltier thermostatted cell holder (20-60 °C)
Sipper accessory
Fiber optic probe coupler
DescriptionBioMate 160 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer with UK Power Cable
Dimensions (L x W x H)35.5 x 38.5 x 19.5 cm
Drift(At 500 nm after 1 hour warmup) <0.0005A/Hr
Electrical RequirementsExternal AC to DC converter. Voltage and Frequency (Hz) selected automatically, 100–240 volts, 50–60 Hz.
KeypadTouchscreen
LampXenon Flash Lamp (>5 years typical, 3 years guaranteed)
Noise(RMS at 500 nm 60 consecutive measurements)
≤0.00020A at 0A at 260 and 500 nm
≤0.00030A at 1A at 260 and 500 nm
≤0.00040A at 2A at 260 and 500 nm
Optical DesignDual Beam
Photometric Display–3A to +5A
Photometric Range–2A to +3.5A
Photometric Repeatability±0.001A at 1A measured at 1.0A at 546 nm
Spectral Bandwidth2 nm
Stray Light< 1.0%T 198 nm (KCl) , <0.05%T at 220 nm (NaI), <0.03%T at 340 nm (NaNO2)
Wavelength Data Interval0.2 nm, 0.5 nm, 1 nm, 2 nm, 5 nm
Wavelength Repeatability±0.2 nm
Wavelength Scan SpeedSlow, medium and fast - up to 1600 nm/min
Weight (Metric)7.5 kg
Warranty2 years standard with 1 year extension upon registration of the instrument with Thermo Fisher Scientific within 6 months of purchase
Unit SizeEach
Catalog Number
Unit Size
Each
Description
BioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer with 1 year Extended Warranty
Optical Design
Dual Beam
Spectral Bandwidth
2 nm
Price (USD)
7,000.00
Your Price:
Availability
***
Full specifications
Quantity
TypeBioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer with 1 year Extended Warranty
DescriptionBioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer with 1 year Extended Warranty
Optical DesignDual Beam
Spectral Bandwidth2 nm
Unit SizeEach
Catalog Number
Unit Size
Each
Description
BioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer with 2 year Extended Warranty
Optical Design
Dual Beam
Spectral Bandwidth
2 nm
Price (USD)
7,000.00
Your Price:
Availability
***
Full specifications
Quantity
TypeBioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer with 2 year Extended Warranty
DescriptionBioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer with 2 year Extended Warranty
Optical DesignDual Beam
Spectral Bandwidth2 nm
Unit SizeEach
Catalog Number
Unit Size
Each
Description
BioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer with 3 year Extended Warranty
Optical Design
Dual Beam
Spectral Bandwidth
2 nm
Price (USD)
7,000.00
Your Price:
Availability
***
Full specifications
Quantity
TypeBioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer with 3 year Extended Warranty
DescriptionBioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer with 3 year Extended Warranty
Optical DesignDual Beam
Spectral Bandwidth2 nm
Unit SizeEach
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Catalog NumberSpecificationsUnit SizeDescriptionOptical DesignSpectral BandwidthPrice (USD)AvailabilityQuantity
840-301000Full specifications
EachBioMate 160 UV-Visible SpectrophotometerDual beam2 nm
7,000.00
Your Price:
***
ConnectionsSingle USB-A supports flash memory devices for method and data storage
Duplex USB-A on side supports connection to a Windows™ computer running optional remote control software, keyboard, mouse
Export data to network or PC via USB, Ethernet, or Wi-Fi USB adaptor, available
Print via USB, Ethernet or Wi-Fi USB adaptor available
Detector TypeDual Silicon Photodiodes
Display7-inch color touchscreen, tiltable, high definition, 800 × 1280 pixels
Photometric Accuracy Instrument±0.002A at 0.5A
±0.004A at 1.0A
±0.008A at 2.0A
PrinterSnap-on printer available
Wavelength Accuracy±0.5 nm
Wavelength Range190 nm – 1100 nm
Baseline Flatness±0.002A
Compartments
Accommodates (optional):
8-position cell changer
4-position cell changer (long path cells)
Peltier thermostatted cell holder (20-60 °C)
Sipper accessory
Fiber optic probe coupler
DescriptionBioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer
Dimensions (L x W x H)35.5 x 38.5 x 19.5 cm
Drift(At 500 nm after 1 hour warmup) <0.0005A/Hr
Electrical RequirementsExternal AC to DC converter. Voltage and Frequency (Hz) selected automatically, 100–240 volts, 50–60 Hz.
KeypadTouchscreen
LampXenon Flash Lamp (>5 years typical, 3 years guaranteed)
Noise(RMS at 500 nm 60 consecutive measurements)
≤0.00020A at 0A at 260 and 500 nm
≤0.00030A at 1A at 260 and 500 nm
≤0.00040A at 2A at 260 and 500 nm
Optical DesignDual beam
Photometric Display-3A to +5A
Photometric Range–2A to +3.5A
Photometric Repeatability±0.001A at 1A measured at 1.0A at 546 nm
Spectral Bandwidth2 nm
Stray Light<1.0%T 198 nm (KCl)
<0.05%T at 220 nm (NaI)
<0.03%T at 340 nm (NaNO2)
Wavelength Data Interval0.2 nm, 0.5 nm, 1 nm, 2 nm, 5 nm
Wavelength Repeatability< ±0.2 nm
Wavelength Scan SpeedSlow, medium and fast - up to 1600 nm/min
Weight (Metric)7.5 kg
Warranty2 years standard with 1 year extension upon registration of the instrument with Thermo Fisher Scientific within 6 months of purchase
Unit SizeEach
840-301300Full specifications
EachBioMate 160 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer with EU Power CableDual Beam2 nmRequest A Quote***-
Certifications/ComplianceCertificate of Analysis (COA), Certificate of Conformance (COC)
ConnectionsSingle USB-A supports flash memory devices for method and data storage
Duplex USB-A on side supports connection to a Windows™ computer running optional remote control software, keyboard, mouse
Export data to network or PC via USB, Ethernet, or Wi-Fi USB adaptor, available
Print via USB, Ethernet or Wi-Fi USB adaptor available
Detector TypeDual Silicon Photodiodes
Display7-inch color touchscreen, tiltable, high definition, 800 × 1280 pixels
Photometric Accuracy Instrument±0.002A at 0.5A
±0.004A at 1.0A
±0.008A at 2.0A
PrinterSnap-on printer available
Wavelength Accuracy±0.5 nm
Wavelength Range190 nm – 1100 nm
Baseline Flatness±0.002A
CompartmentsAccommodates (optional):
8-position cell changer
4-position cell changer (long path cells)
Peltier thermostatted cell holder (20-60 °C)
Sipper accessory
Fiber optic probe coupler
DescriptionBioMate 160 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer with EU Power Cable
Dimensions (L x W x H)35.5 x 38.5 x 19.5 cm
Drift(At 500 nm after 1 hour warmup) <0.0005A/Hr
Electrical RequirementsExternal AC to DC converter. Voltage and Frequency (Hz) selected automatically, 100–240 volts, 50–60 Hz.
KeypadTouchscreen
LampXenon Flash Lamp (>5 years typical, 3 years guaranteed)
Noise(RMS at 500 nm 60 consecutive measurements)
≤0.00020A at 0A at 260 and 500 nm
≤0.00030A at 1A at 260 and 500 nm
≤0.00040A at 2A at 260 and 500 nm
Optical DesignDual Beam
Photometric Display–3A to +5A
Photometric Range–2A to +3.5A
Photometric Repeatability±0.001A at 1A measured at 1.0A at 546 nm
Spectral Bandwidth2 nm
Stray Light< 1.0%T 198 nm (KCl) , <0.05%T at 220 nm (NaI), <0.03%T at 340 nm (NaNO2)
Wavelength Data Interval0.1 nm, 0.2 nm, 0.5 nm, 1 nm, 2 nm, 5 nm
Wavelength Repeatability ±0.2 nm
Wavelength Scan SpeedSlow, medium and fast - up to 1600 nm/min
Weight (Metric)7.5 kg
Warranty2 years standard with 1 year extension upon registration of the instrument with Thermo Fisher Scientific within 6 months of purchase
Unit SizeEach
840-301400Full specifications
EachBioMate 160 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer with UK Power CableDual Beam2 nmRequest A Quote***-
Certifications/ComplianceCertificate of Analysis (COA), Certificate of Conformance (COC)
ConnectionsSingle USB-A supports flash memory devices for method and data storage
Duplex USB-A on side supports connection to a Windows™ computer running optional remote control software, keyboard, mouse
Export data to network or PC via USB, Ethernet, or Wi-Fi USB adaptor, available
Print via USB, Ethernet or Wi-Fi USB adaptor available
Detector TypeDual Silicon Photodiodes
Display7-in. color touchscreen, tiltable, high definition, 800 × 1280 pixels
Photometric Accuracy Instrument±0.002A at 0.5A
±0.004A at 1.0A
±0.008A at 2.0A
PrinterSnap-on printer available
Wavelength Accuracy±0.5 nm
Wavelength Range190 nm – 1100 nm
Baseline Flatness±0.002A
CompartmentsAccommodates (optional):
8-position cell changer
4-position cell changer (long path cells)
Peltier thermostatted cell holder (20-60 °C)
Sipper accessory
Fiber optic probe coupler
DescriptionBioMate 160 UV-Vis Spectrophotometer with UK Power Cable
Dimensions (L x W x H)35.5 x 38.5 x 19.5 cm
Drift(At 500 nm after 1 hour warmup) <0.0005A/Hr
Electrical RequirementsExternal AC to DC converter. Voltage and Frequency (Hz) selected automatically, 100–240 volts, 50–60 Hz.
KeypadTouchscreen
LampXenon Flash Lamp (>5 years typical, 3 years guaranteed)
Noise(RMS at 500 nm 60 consecutive measurements)
≤0.00020A at 0A at 260 and 500 nm
≤0.00030A at 1A at 260 and 500 nm
≤0.00040A at 2A at 260 and 500 nm
Optical DesignDual Beam
Photometric Display–3A to +5A
Photometric Range–2A to +3.5A
Photometric Repeatability±0.001A at 1A measured at 1.0A at 546 nm
Spectral Bandwidth2 nm
Stray Light< 1.0%T 198 nm (KCl) , <0.05%T at 220 nm (NaI), <0.03%T at 340 nm (NaNO2)
Wavelength Data Interval0.2 nm, 0.5 nm, 1 nm, 2 nm, 5 nm
Wavelength Repeatability±0.2 nm
Wavelength Scan SpeedSlow, medium and fast - up to 1600 nm/min
Weight (Metric)7.5 kg
Warranty2 years standard with 1 year extension upon registration of the instrument with Thermo Fisher Scientific within 6 months of purchase
Unit SizeEach
840-301000-1YFull specifications
EachBioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer with 1 year Extended Warranty Dual Beam2 nm
7,000.00
Your Price:
***
TypeBioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer with 1 year Extended Warranty
DescriptionBioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer with 1 year Extended Warranty
Optical DesignDual Beam
Spectral Bandwidth2 nm
Unit SizeEach
840-301000-2YFull specifications
EachBioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer with 2 year Extended Warranty Dual Beam2 nm
7,000.00
Your Price:
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TypeBioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer with 2 year Extended Warranty
DescriptionBioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer with 2 year Extended Warranty
Optical DesignDual Beam
Spectral Bandwidth2 nm
Unit SizeEach
840-301000-3YFull specifications
EachBioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer with 3 year Extended Warranty Dual Beam2 nm
7,000.00
Your Price:
***
TypeBioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer with 3 year Extended Warranty
DescriptionBioMate 160 UV-Visible Spectrophotometer with 3 year Extended Warranty
Optical DesignDual Beam
Spectral Bandwidth2 nm
Unit SizeEach
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The BioMate UV-Vis Spectrophotometer provides automation for high-throughput options and room-light resistance, allowing lid-open operation for improved speed and convenience. Software includes pre-programmed life science methods such as Nucleic Acid A260; Protein A280 and A205; Protein Colorimetric assays and OD600.

A full line of accessories, including automated cell changers and cell holders, sipper, and fiber optic probes are designed to simplify sampling and accommodate high throughput measurements and temperature control.

Features:

  • 7-inch high-resolution touchscreen user interface
  • Pre-programmed life science methods
  • Networking capable (Wi-Fi adaptor available)
  • Room light resistance for 'open-lid' operation
  • Sipper accessory
  • Removable, washable sample compartment liner with magnetic placement and hold-down
  • Accommodates cells up to 100 mm pathlength
  • (Optional) 8-position cell changer with switchable turret
  • (Optional) 4-position cell changer (long path cells)
  • (Optional) Peltier-thermostatted single cell holder (20 °C - 60 °C)

Designed for:

  • Advanced teaching labs
  • R&D departments
  • Applications requiring high throughput or temperature control

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