LabElite® DeCapper and I.D. Capper Help to Speed Results while Protecting Against Coronavirus Exposure

Franklin, Mass. (April 8, 2020) – Hamilton Storage named the LabElite® DeCapper and I.D. Capper as urgent hands-free solutions for diagnostic and research laboratories working with SARS-CoV-2, the novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19. As such, incoming orders of these products related to the pandemic will be prioritized for rapid delivery throughout the world.

The LabElite DeCapper and I.D. Capper automate tube decapping and capping in a rapid, hands-free manner to protect users from contact with the highly infectious coronavirus while also reducing the risk of sample contamination. The devices are compatible with a variety of internally or externally threaded tubes and vials in 24-, 48-, and 96-format tube racks. Additionally, the I.D. Capper offers high-speed 1D and 2D barcode scanning with automatic upload of barcode information to a connected LIMS.

“We see a significant uptick in demand for these high-throughput, hands-free products due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and remain strongly dedicated to supporting those who are bravely tackling this virus from all angles,” says Matthew Hamilton, President of Hamilton Storage.

Visit for more information on the LabElite product line and other Hamilton products supporting COVID-19 activities.

Hamilton Storage Media Contacts:

Shyla Lindner

Hamilton Company

Phone +1 (775) 858-3000 x670
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Michael Girardi

Hamilton Storage

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