MD-MINI | Dry block heater with interchangeable blocks

Key Features

  • Digital microprocessor controller 
  • Clear polycarbonate lid for increased temperature stability
  • Rapid warm-up times 
  • Can also be used as a water bath or bead bath
  • Timer function with audible alarm
  • Thermal safety fuse
  • Bright LED display
  • Compact size
  • Seven interchangeable aluminium alloy blocks with block lifter for easy and quick block exchange (please see options below)
  • Molded aluminium block chamber ensures even heating
  • PTFE coating for stain-resistance and easy cleaning
  • Adapter for use in a mobile lab

Blocks and other options

These precision-machined aluminium alloy blocks allow for highly efficient heating of samples. They have a block lifting well to assist in removing the block from the instrument and a well to allow the insertion of a thermometer.

Block with 32 wells for 0.2 mL PCR tubes or 4 x 8 tube strips | Well dimensions: 6.35 Ø x 19 mm depth
Block with 12 wells for 0.5 mL tubes | Well dimensions: 8.0 mm Ø x 25 mm depth
Block with 12 wells for 0.5 mL tubes | Well dimensions: 10.9 mm Ø x 30 mm depth
Block with 12 wells for 1.5 mL tubes  | Well dimensions: 10.8 mm Ø x 28.5 mm depth
Block with 12 wells for 1.5 mL or 2.0 mL tubes | 11 mm Ø x 30 mm depth
Block with 6 wells for 15 mL tubes | 17.3 mm Ø x 70 mm depth 
Block with 2 wells for 50 mL tubes | 29.2 mm Ø x 72 mm depth 
Block lifter with E-type retaining rings | Length: 9.5 cm 
Polycarbonate block lid 
Vehicle adapter with 1.5 m cable 


Major Science
Temperature control range            
5°C above ambient to 100°C
Temperature uniformity at 37ºC            
± 0.2°C
Temperature accuracy at 37ºC
± 0.25°C
1- 9999 mins, continuous
Heating power            
100 - 240V            
Dimensions (W x D x H)
153 mm x 125 mm x 97 mm        
0.6 Kg

About Us

Advance Scientific Products Pty Ltd is based in Queensland and is focused on delivering high-quality products and service to our customers in the life and analytical sciences across Australia.

The company was established in 2013 by experienced instrumentation specialists to provide full distribution and customer support capability to manufacturers seeking to expand their activities in Australia without having to create their own sales and marketing infrastructure.