PK7400 Automated Microplate System*

Unmatched throughput. Simple to use. Peace of mind.

The PK7400 Automated Microplate System delivers the industry’s highest throughput and improves workflow efficiency through fully automated, batch-test functionality. The next evolution in PK innovation, the PK7400 donor testing analyzer enables you to optimize care using proven agglutination technology and a comprehensive blood-typing menu. Streamlined maintenance, state-of-the-art software and uptime-enhancing PROService maximize productivity—strengthening confidence in operational performance and results reporting.

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The PK7400 automated blood banking analyzer delivers unmatched throughput
  • Analyze up to 300 samples per hour for rapid processing of large sample volumes
  • Test multiple assays per batch
Simple to use donor testing analysis
  • Reduce training time and optimize operator time with user-friendly software, featuring customizable menus and color-coded icons
  • Reduce operator hands-on time by removing quarterly and annual maintenance
  • Gain efficiency by improving visibility into reagent use and accessibility to online maintenance through an enhanced graphical user interface
  • Save time and streamline workflow using a programmable, fully automated startup mode
  • Store and search test results easily with onboard data management capabilities
  • Enhance uptime with PROService remote service application
The PK 7400 donor testing analyzer delivers peace of mind
  • Strengthen confidence in results with time-proven agglutination technology
  • Simplify operation using one manual barcode scanner with multipurpose use
  • Readily available status light indicator allows operator to view status from a distance
  • Optimize plate and data review with side-by-side viewing of microplate well images and channel results
  • Enhance online review of images with next-generation camera technology

General Characteristics  
   Analytical method Agglutination method on terraced microplates
   Channels 12
   Throughput 300 samples/hour with 5 diluted sample cups
   Sample capacity 12 racks or 120 samples; continuous sample-rack loading allowed
   Sample tube size In primary or secondary tubes: diameter: 12‒15 mm; height: 75‒100 mm
   Sample Plasma, serum, red blood cells
   Reagent tray Up to 16 reagents can be loaded; 12 positions for primary reagents (R1); 4 positions for secondary reagents (R2)
   Reaction vessel Terraced microplates
   Reaction time 60 minutes
   Assays ABO blood grouping, Rh typing, including weak D testing, red blood cell antigen screening and syphilis qualitative screening
   Sample barcode NW-7, CODE 39, CODE 128, ISBT-CODE 128, 2 of 5 Interleaved and EAN-13
   Analyzer dimensions 1,760 mm (W) x 920 mm (D) x 1,380 mm (H) / 69 in (W) x 36 in (D) x 54 in (H)
   Console dimensions Console dimensions 800 mm (W) x 720 mm (D) x 1,450 mm (H) / 32 in (W) x 28 in (D) x 57 in (H)
   Weight 750 kg / 1,653 lbs
Electrical Requirements  
   Electrical consumption 3.0 kVA maximum
   Current 15‒30 amp (with UPS)
   Circuit Dedicated and noise-free
   Voltage 200/208/220/230/240 VAC (±10%) single phase
   Frequency 50/60 Hz (±1 Hz)
   Ground requirement <100 ohms
   Location Power cable length 10 m (30 ft)
Water Requirements  
   Type Deionized
   Supply Continuous flow
   Resistivity >0.5 mega ohms
   Mechanical filtration <0.5 µm (glycerol-free) filter at discharge of deionizer
   Consumption 50 L/hour max, instantaneous demand 3.5 L/minute
   Pressure 0.49 x 105 Pa to 3.92 x 105 Pa (7.1‒58.8 PSI)
   Location Shutoff valve within 10 m (30 ft)
   Tubing diameter 12 mm (ID) x 18 mm (OD)
   Connection 0.5 in barbed-hose fitting
Drain Requirements  
   Gravity Hazardous waste floor drain: maximum height 1.5 m (5 ft); max distance from analyzer: 10 m (30 ft)
   Tubing requirements 15 mm (ID) x 22 mm (OD)
Environmental Requirements  
  Average heat output 7,200 KJ/H (6,824 BTU) max
   Ambient temperature 18–28°C (fluctuations during measurement shall be within ± 2°C)
   Ambient humidity 20%–80% relative humidity
   Noise output Max 65 dB or less
System Accessories and Expendable Parts

Parts System Accessories and Expendable Parts

Beckman Coulter supports you with a full complement of accessories and expendable parts for the PK7400 System. Beckman Coulter offers training to end users on proper use and replacement of all accessories and expendable parts. The replacement of consumable parts can be monitored in an online menu located on the PK7400. This menu can serve as a tool for establishing a time line for purchasing consumable parts.

We offer product training courses and guides to give you the skills and knowledge you need to operate your clinical laboratory instruments.

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*CE marked. Not yet available for in vitro diagnostic use in the U.S. Pending clearance by the United States Food and Drug Administration. For investigational use only. The performance characteristics of this product have not been established.

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