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Thermo Scientific™ Cel-Gro Tissue Culture Rotator

Mix test tube contents for optimum culture results with the gentle rotating motion of the tissue culture rotator, featuring a no-maintenance brushless motor.

Manufacturer:  Thermo Scientific™ 1640Q

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Catalog No. 14-251-228Q

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Mix test tube contents for optimum culture results with the gentle rotating motion of the Thermo Scientific™ Cel-Gro Tissue Culture Rotator, featuring a no-maintenance brushless motor. The single drum has an adjustable rotating angle and speed, while the dual drum has a fixed rotating angle and speed.

  • Rotator operates in standard incubators for cultivation under controlled temperature conditions
  • Powder-coated, stainless steel outer body construction is durable and corrosion-resistant
  • Drums can be lifted off the rotor without interrupting rotator operation
  • Adjusting screw on the base varies elevation angle
  • Pilot light indicates when unit is on

Single-Drum Rotator:

  • Adjustable 5° rotating angle above horizontal to 90°
  • Adjustable speed control from 12 to 70rpm

Dual-Drum Rotator:

  • Fixed rotating angle
  • Fixed speed of 0.2rpm

Ordering Information:

Drums sold separately (1647Q, 1648Q, 1651Q)


Single-drum model requires one tissue drum, dual-drum model requires two tissue drums, sold separately.

Description & Specifications


Single drum; 120V 60Hz, 60W, 0.5A
20 to 80% noncondensing
12 to 70rpm
Up to 40°C
19 lb.
14 in.
120V models are cCSAus approved
120V 60Hz
22.5 in.
15 in.
Stainless steel Outer Shell
Adjustable 5° above horizontal to 90°
15 x 14 x 22.5 in. (38.1 x 35.6 x 57.2cm)
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