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MJ Research PTC-100 Thermal Cycler
The MJ Research PTC-100 Thermal Cycler

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Included Documentation: NIST Traceable Calibration Certificate

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Product Code: MJ-100

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MJ Research PTC-100 Thermal Cycler

Thermal Range
0°C to 105°C

Thermal Uniformity
± 0.4°C well-to-well

Ramping Rate
Up to 1.2°C/sec

  • Compatible with both 96-well and 60-well microplates for versatile sample processing
  • Offers a wide temperature range from 0°C to 105°C with high accuracy (± 0.3°C)
  • Features a heated lid for oil-free operation and easy pressure and height adjustment
  • Designed for durability, capable of enduring up to 10,000 temperature cycles
  • Allows indefinite material storage at any temperature for accurate incubation rates
  • Stores approximately 320 programs with 14 pre-programmed protocols included
  • Equipped with power-failure protection, preserving data for up to twelve hours after a power interruption
  • Flexible ramping rates with up to 1°C/sec for 60-well block and 1.2°C/sec for 96-well block

The MJ Research PTC-100 Thermal Cyler is a robust thermocycler that operates with 96-well and 60-well microplates. This thermocycler is reliable and easy-to-use, while also offering various temperature configurations from 0°C to 105°C with temp accuracy of ± 0.3°C. The PTC-100 has a heated lid for oil-free operation, which allows for convenient pressure and height adjustment via a thumbwheel. Crafted to withstand repeated cycling, the PTC-100 thermocycler can follow any temperature sequence up to 10,000 times and can store material indefinitely at any temperature, allowing for highly accurate incubation rates. The MJ Research PTC-100 can store approximately 320 programs and comes with 14 pre-programmed protocols. Due to the PTC's power-failure protection feature, data is safe after power interruption for up to twelve hours.

All of our equipment is fully tested to perform at factory specifications before being shipped.

The MJ Research PTC-100 Thermal Cycler includes:
  • > 96 Well Alpha Block
  • > NIST Traceable Calibration Certificate
  • > Power Cord
  • > Operator's Manual
  • > Full 180 Day Parts and Labor Warranty

MJ Research PTC-100 Thermal Cycler Specifications

Thermal Range

0°C - 105°C


± 0.5°C of programmed target at 60°C

Thermal Uniformity

± 0.4°C well-to-well within 30 sec of arrival at 60°C

Ramping rate

60-well block: up to 1°C/sec
96-well: up to 1.2°C/sec

Sample Capacity

60-well block: 60 x 0.5 ml tubes
96-well block: 96 x 0.2 ml tubes or one 96-well plate

Line Voltage

100-240 VAC rms (no adjustment needed among voltages within these ranges)

PTC-100 manual

We also carry the PTC-150, PTC-200, PTC-225, and PTC-240.

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MJ Research PTC-100 Thermal Cycler

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  6 of 6 people found the following review helpful:
5 of 5 Good Service February 17, 2021
Reviewer: Steph Ellis from Chicago, IL  
Unit was in good shape, all the critical parts were sent, but a power cord wasn't shipped with the unit---a minor hassle. I just called Marshall and they shipped me the right cord same day. Really positive experience!

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