When pipetting large volumes of solution, there are only a few tools on the market that will help speed along the task. The most popular tool for the job is the serological pipette. These pipettes have several features that makes them perfect for any lab. Pipette.com has composed the top features you should keep in mind when reaching for your serological pipette.
While the old 3-valve pipette filler and pipette bulb is great in its simplicity, newer motorized pipette controller technology provides a myriad of benefits for your laboratory. If you are looking to upgrade your pipetting game, an ergonomic controller will save you time in the lab and reduce fatigue. Controllers are a great way to pipette […]
Did you know that the Great Pacific Garbage Patch is an area between Hawaii and California in which marine debris lies? The debris is located in the North pacific Gyre which has trapped approximately 100 million tons of litter in its currents. The majority of debris is comprised of PLASTIC!
There is a massive garbage patch in the Pacific Ocean. In fact, there are trash vortexes in each of the 5 oceanic gyres. The size of these trash vortices are debatable, but the facts remain, our oceans are littered with plastic and the trend is going in the wrong direction! Read more
What is the right pipette tip for you?
When you’re shopping for pipette tips its easy to get lost in all the options, from bulk tips to macro tips, there is a range of choices for every application. To help you sort through the ocean that is the pipette tip market, we’ve compiled a basic list of pipette tips. While this is not a comprehensive list of every single pipette tip on the market, it is a list that includes the most common pipette tips. Read more
Take A Look at 3 Eppendorf Pipettes You Should Know More About
If you’ve ever stepped foot in the lab, then you’ve heard of Eppendorf®. How could you not? Veteran lab technicians know how efficient and extraordinary Eppendorf pipettes are – they’ve become the standard for what pipettes should be. They are durability constructed, ergonomically designed, and highly efficient. Eppendorf has a long line of pipettes, all cater to a variety of applications. To help you navigate through the masses, we’ve compiled a short list of Eppendorf pipettes you should know about: Read more
Resources to help you use a micropipette
Micropipettes are a commonly used in laboratories to aspire and dispense liquid, usually down to 0.1 uL. They’re an essential part of the laboratory and if you work in a lab its very likely that you’ll have to use one. Whether you’ve never used one or you’ve utilized one for years, its always good to to refine your skills. Not only is a micropipette a crucial part of the lab, it is also an expensive one. Be sure to take care of it and have it calibrated at least once a year. Read more
Keep You Lab Bench Organized With a Pipette Stand
Being completely organized is a critical tool in the skill-set of leading lab workers across the globe. To embrace their organization and streamline their work, lab workers require products such as pipette stands. Pipette.com now carries the leading pipette stands from innovators such as Gilson™, Rainin™, Eppendorf™, Biohit™, Themo Fisher™, Socorex™, and Heathrow Scientific™. They also carry universal fitting pipette stand products, to ensure the ultimate in process flexibility for lab technicians. The company’s products suite sets the standards within the marketplace and features systems that can hold and separate up-to 7 pipettes while preventing pipettes touching countertops and thus reducing the risk of cross-contamination. Read more
9 Unique Pipettes You’ve Been Missing Out On
Pipettes are an essential tool in the laboratory, how else would you manually transfer a precise measurement of liquid from one vessel to the next? Pipettes come in all shapes and sizes, from massive ones to smaller ones. Available in manual, electronic, multichannel, and single – pipettes are a diverse bunch. While you’re probably used to the design of a Gilson® or Rainin® pipette, all pipettes differ in design, build, and overall precision. Here are 9 Unique Pipettes You Should Consider (in no particular order): Read more
Proper Pipetting Resources That Will Improve Your Skills
This post is in response to a tweet that said: “Any scientists out there have a good #pipetting info poster to show students?”
— Rachie Lou (@Raquelle_H) May 3, 2014
We are constantly adding to our growing Knowledge Base to provide our customers with excellent resources to increase laboratory productivity. We’ve compiled an extensive list of pipetting resources from major pipette manufacturers that highlight proper pipetting techniques and tools to improve your pipetting experience, regardless of your skill level. Whether you’re working in a clinical, reference, research setting, these resources will help improve your pipetting accuracy and technique.