Masterflex Peristaltic Pumps for Research & Development

In the aspiration of tissue culture media, low injection analysis, chromatography—the research and development applications that employ the use of Masterflex® Peristaltic Pumps are numerous. For liquid-phase chemiluminescence, sterilized media dispensing, magnetic particle separation. . . the list goes on.

Below is a detailed analysis of systems used for specific research and development applications.

MasterflexLSPrecisionModularDrivewithBenchTopControllerElectrophoresis Circulation/Cooling Pump

  • Modular format permits convenient placement of components; drive can be placed in a hood or safety cabinet with controller outside
  • Simple drive controls with separate speed control and on/off/reverse switch; turn pump on or off while maintaining speed settings
  • Reversible motor for pumping in either direction
  • Dual-channel head lets you pump two channels simultaneously
  • Silicone tubing lets you make low-pressure connections in seconds
  • Drive and L/S 16 tubing deliver a flow range of 4.8 to 480 mL/min

Pump shown: Masterflex® L/S® Precision Modular Drive with Bench Top Controller


Agar Dispensing Pump

  • Dispenses samples of agar from 0.05 to 8000 mL
  • Highly accurate: ±0.5%
  • No valves to clog
  • Modular format lets you place drive module in a hood or safety cabinet with controller outside
  • Easy-Load® II pump heads ensure low pulsation and accurate performance
  • Silicone tubing is recommended for purity and is easily sterilized

Pump products shown:

L/S® Easy-Load® II Pump Head

L/S® 35 Platinum-Cured Silicone Double-Y Tubing Set

L/S® Digi-Staltic® Dispensing Pump System


Ultrafiltration Pump

  • Transfers fluid through a filtration system at flow rates up to 13 LPM
  • Maintains purity of raw materials/chemical solutions and sanitary integrity applications
  • Allows for end product separations/harvesting
  • Used in the QC/QA analysis labs for buffer and nutrient media filtration
  • Ultra-low spallation PharmaPure® tubing ensures minimum particle entrapment; excellent biocompatibility and long life

Pump products shown:

I/P® Easy-Load® Pump Head

I/P® 73 PharmaPure® Pump Tubing

I/P® Brushless Process Drive


Lab/Filling Station Pump

  • Simple controls for routine transfer applications
  • Reversible motor lets you prime or purge tubing
  • Transfer chemicals at flow rates up to 2300 mL/min (36 GPH)
  • Easy-Load® II pump head for quick changes between processes
  • Substitute tubing based on compatibility with various chemicals

Pump products shown:

L/S® Easy-Load® II Pump Head

L/S® 18 Tygon® Lab Pump Tubing

L/S® Precision Variable-Speed Drive

Handheld Remote Controller


2 Comments on "Masterflex Peristaltic Pumps for Research & Development"

  1. Can you please Quote me on a filling system,

    • Miraj Shariff | April 28, 2016 at 3:56 pm | Reply

      Hi Eddie – Thanks for the comment. We’d be happy to help, but will need a bit more information. Please contact our technical support team at [email protected] for help determining which system is right for you.

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