Cole-Parmer offers an extensive line of overhead laboratory mixers and mixer accessories to suit mixing requirements from lab to scale-up. Our full line of laboratory mixers includes analog, digital, and RS232 compatible lab mixers. See the table below for more detailed information on our entire line of lab mixers.
When considering your laboratory mixing needs, consideration has to be given to a wide range of factors including:
For more information on these variables, check out our Laboratory Mixer Selection Guide for definitions and requirements. In addition to these requirements, the position of an overhead mixer in a laboratory vessel will create different mixing patterns and lead to different results. For more information on positioning a laboratory mixer in a vessel, see Positioning a Mixer in a Cylindrical Vessel.
A laboratory mixer allows for mixing of smaller quantities of material, typically up to 100 gallons (380 liters). Lab mixers are capable of handling solutions with viscosities up to 150,000 cps, which is dependent on the torque, horsepower, and speed of the mixer. Laboratory mixers are also available with the following options: