media DxM 6100 Autoplak
media DxM 6100 Autoplak
media DxM 6100 Autoplak
media DxM 6100 Autoplak
DxM Autoplak Microbiology Automation

DxM Autoplak System

Meeting laboratory demands through microbiology automation

The DxM Autoplak System fully automates front-end plate streaking processes, broth inoculation and slide preparation to increase productivity and ensure reliability. 

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  • Dimensions
    • Height: 200 cm
    • Width: 185 cm
    • Depth: 92 cm
  • Weight:~500 kg

Power Requirements

  • Line voltage: 220–240V Single Phase AC, 1500 W
  • Line frequency: 50/60 Hz
  • Line current: 10A for 200–240 VAC operation
  • IP CEI 60529 degree of protection (For indoor use only): IP 20
  • Noise level: LpA <65 dB (A)
  • Average power: 600 VA
  • Peak power: 1100 VA
  • Power plug: Type E+F (CEE 7/7)

Recommended Laboratory Environmental Conditions

  • Temperature (operating):
    • Ambient: 15° to 30°C
    • Operating: 10° to 26°C
  • Temperature (storage): -10° to 40°C
  • Relative humidity: 40% to 80% (without condensation)

Light Source

Lamp specification: 19.2 W flexible cool white light LED strips (550–6500 K)


  • Capacity of plates: 480 plates
  • Capacity of sample tubes: 120 sample tubes
  • Processing capacity (average per hour): 125 plates/hour
  • Culture media: a maximum of 11 different culture media

General Features

  • Degree of pollution: II
  • Maximum operating altitude: 1500 m
  • Installation category: II

Operator Interface

Front panel controls and pop-up keyboard

Bar Code

  • Default bar code: Code 128
  • Standard bar codes accepted on sample tubes for insertion of samples: EAN/UPC, Code 39, Code 32, Code 128, GS1-1 28, ISBT 128, Interleaved and Standard 2 of 5, Codabar, ABC Codabar, GS1, Databar (Omnidirectional, limited, Expanded), Code 93, Code 11 and MSI
    The bar code printed on plates is CODEBAR.
DxM 6100 Autoplak Advanced microbiology automation system data sheet

Data Sheet DxM Autoplak Systems

Review detailed technical specifications and requirements for the DxM Autoplak system.


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