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Benchtop devices are designed to improve the efficiency and speed of your manual and lab automation workflows. These systems can be standalone or integrated with automated sample storage and liquid handling systems. From cappers and decappers to automatic storage of microplates as well as tip boxes and tip racks, benchtop equipment helps ensure the quality of your laboratory samples.

Hamilton Benchtop Lab Devices

Hamilton's benchtop devices bring high-quality automation to your laboratory workflow without sacrificing benchtop space. Our barcode reading solutions allow fast and accurate sample tracking and inventory management, even with frozen samples. LabElite automated cappers and decappers provide enhanced labware flexibility, reduce the risk of contamination, and ensure your samples are reliably sealed. Our Verso automatic storage hotel provides convenient, flexible operation to give peace of mind during critical applications such as cell culturing or high throughput next generation sequencing.

LabElite I.D. Reader benchtop device

I.D. Reader

Hamilton's LabElite I.D. Reader provides rapid and efficient sample tracking during processing. Thanks to ColdScan technology, frozen sample racks are no longer an issue. This configurable automated barcode reader helps save time in your integrated automated workflows.
LabElite DeFroster benchtop device

LabElite DeFroster

The LabElite DeFroster quickly removes frost that builds up and obscures sample rack barcodes. This hands-free device allows for centralized labware processing without warming samples or compromising their integrity. The compact design allows for workflow flexibility and can be used on a laboratory bench or mobile cart.
LabElite Handheld DeCapper benchtop lab device

LabElite Handheld DeCapper

Hamilton’s LabElite Handheld DeCapper is the newest semi-automated decapper. With an ergonomic grip and intuitive buttons, this device offers fast and repeatable capping and decapping of 6- or 8-channel tubes. The Handheld DeCapper is perfect when benchtop space is at a premium.
LabElite DeCapper benchtop device

LabElite DeCapper

Hamilton's LabElite DeCapper provides automated capping and decapping of sample tubes. With built-in security that prevents cross-threading, this automated solution helps maintain your sample integrity during capping. The increased flexibility allows for decapping tubes from a variety of tube rack formats.
LabElite I.D. Capper benchtop lab device

LabElite I.D. Capper

The LabElite I.D. Capper combines high-speed barcode reading and automated decapping and capping in one device. The automated equipment is designed to improve sample tracking and eliminate sample contamination in your automated workflows. The I.D. Capper can be operated as a standalone device or allows users to seamlessly integrate with their Microlab STAR.
LabElite Integrated I.D. Capper benchtop device

LabElite Integrated I.D. Capper

The LabElite Integrated I.D. Capper offers the same features as its standalone counterpart while seamlessly integrating with Hamilton's Microlab STAR, Microlab VANTAGE, or third-party robotic system. The extended linear rail, tube racks, and cap holder racks allow for easy automation and tube processing for your automated workflows.
LabElite DeCapper SL benchtop device

LabElite DeCapper SL

The LabElite DeCapper SL provides an easy automated solution for capping and decapping tubes. Featuring a 6-channel head, this decapper allows for 24-, 48, and 96-format tube racks with internal or external threads. The compact design allows for more workflow flexibility in labs with limited benchtop space.
Verso Q10 Hotel benchtop device

Verso Q10 Hotel

Hamilton's Verso Q10 Hotel provides flexible and convenient storage for your automated workflows. This automation technology handles the storage of microplates, tip boxes, and tip racks without the need for cumbersome reload steps. The state-of-the-art software allows for remote and mobile access for your system management.

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