Connect™

Instrument cart docking system

Connect™ docking system – the instrument mobility solution for busy laboratories!

Connect instrument carts enable you to maximise your investment in expensive instruments by using them in multiple applications.   Remove the high value instrument for use elsewhere, without having to reteach the robot on its return.

Features and Benefits

  • Dock and undock instruments from your system in second
  • Easily remove an instrument from a PAA Safecel™ for; standalone operation, use in another workcell or for maintenance
  • Adds flexibility to your workcell
  • Compressed air/ nitrogen, water, power and communications are connected automatically
  • Self-locating and self-levelling – just push the cart in and press the ‘Connect button’
  • No reteaching of robot positions required after cart removal and reattachment
  • Automatic cart identification – fully compatible with Overlord software
  • Re-configuring your system for different assays is easy – simply wheel up the instrument you require and ‘Connect’!
  • No trip hazard with unsightly floor mounted docking stations
  • Robust carts support the heaviest instruments (e.g. PerkinElmer ViewLUX, Forté Bio Octet)

Find out how Connect can integrate into your laboratory

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Application Notes

Downloads and files available to download

Product Description

Connect instrument docking carts

A Connect cart can support any automatable instrumentation, we have supplied of carts to support:

  • Labcyte Echo 550/555
  • HighRes Biosystems Microserve
  • GE Healthcare IN Cell 2000/2200/6000
  • Forté Bio Octet
  • Synentec NyOne

Carts can be supplied with a UPS to keep the instrument powered-up when moving the cart.

Connect 7500 cart wall docking stations

  • Wall stations allow the instrument to be used in manual mode.

Connect 7500 cart instrument turntables

  • Mechanical locking of the optional turntable. Mount the instrument either way around in the wall station.
  • Pull the lock, rotate the bench and lock in the 180° position to access the instrument rear panel.

Connect 7000 carts

  • Simpler cart system that offers mechanical connections only
  • Can include KVM (keyboard/vdu/mouse) support accessory.