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CoolBox™ Ice-Free Cooling Systems

All day ice-free cooling or freezing for a variety of sample tubes and plates

Product Overview

No ice.  No power.  No worry. 

CoolBox ice-free bench top systems provide sample cooling or freezing without ice, electricity or batteries.  The reusable internal cooling or freezing cartridges provide hours of 0.5 to 4.0℃ cooling or -20 to 0℃ freezing.  CoolBox systems may also be used with dry ice to create a compact portable, snap-freezing workstation for bacteria, virus and proteins.  CoolBox systems accommodate a variety of thermo-conductive CoolRack® and CoolSink® sample modules for microfuge tubes, cryogenic vials, PCR tubes and plates, assay plates and more.

Choose the CoolBox and sample module best for your application:
CoolBox Selection Guide


 

Product Brochures:

CoolBox Ice-Free Cooling and Freezing Systems

XT Starter

Application Notes:

Bench Top Sample Cooling - with Ice and Ice-free

Protocols:

Virus Cryopreservation using a CoolRack module

Bacteria Cryopreservation using a CoolRack module

Snap Freezing Samples in Dry Ice using a CoolRack Module

Instructions For Use:

CoolBox XT CoolBox MP
CoolBox 2XT CoolBox 30
XT Starter  

Performance Data

Cooling and freezing duration of CoolBox systems with a CoolRack sample module insert

CoolBox XT/2XT workstations:  with XT Cooling Core (0.5 to 4.0℃), >10 hours lid open, >16 hours lid closed; with XT Freezing Core (-20 to 0℃), >5 hours lid open, >8 hours lid closed; with 200ml dry ice (-78℃), >4 hours lid open, >5 hours lid closed 

CoolBox MP system:  with blue MP Cooling Cartridge (0.5 to 4.0℃), >6 hours lid open, up to 10 hours lid closed; with 200ml dry ice (-78℃), >4 hours lid open, >5 hours lid closed 

CoolBox 30 system:  with blue  Cooling Cartridge (0.5 to 4.0℃), >6 hours lid open, up to 10 hours lid closed; with green Freezing Cartridge (-20 to 0℃), >3 hours lid open, up to 7 hours lid closed; with 200ml dry ice (-78℃), >4 hours lid open, >5 hours lid closed 

CoolBox XT Cooling Core: over 10 hours with lid open, over 16 hours with lid closed

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Click here for CoolBox XT Freezing Core Performance Data

More Information

CoolBox XT workstations include the base, collar, lid and one XT Cooling Core for sample cooling and accommodates one tube or plate sample module. CoolBox 2XT workstations include the base, collar, lid and two XT Cooling Cores for sample cooling and holds two sample modules. If using taller tube modules in the CoolBox XT/2XT workstations, order and optional Extension Collar to extend the height of the system and allow lid closing. Choose from a selection of pre-configured workstations or "design your own."

CoolBox MP systems includes the base, lid and one blue cooling cartridge for sample cooling and accommodate a variety of tube or plate sample modules. No freezing cartridge is available for CoolBox MP systems.  Choose from a selection of pre-configured systems or "design your own."

CoolBox 30 systems accommodate all 30-well CoolRack tube modules.  Choose from a selection of pre-configured systems or "design your own."

Product Brochures:

CoolBox Ice-Free Cooling and Freezing Systems

XT Starter

Selection Guide:

CoolBox Selection Guide

Instructions For Use:

CoolBox XT CoolBox MP
CoolBox 2XT CoolBox 30
XT Starter  

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