175200 | Galaxy 230 colony counter with adjustable pressure counting system








Key Features

  • Built-in electronic register and adjustable pressure sensor system that provides uniform sensitivity over the whole of the working field. Also allows the use of any marking pen without sample contamination.
  • Adjustable dish holder makes the Galaxy 230 suitable for Petri dishes with diameters from 90 mm to 150 mm and also for 60 mm dishes
  • Novel "back" button enables data subtraction if over-counting occurs
  • A reset button provides immediate zeroing of the 4-digit counter
  • Adjustable focusing arm allows magnifying lens to be positioned to meet end-user's preference. Magnifying lens can be rotated 360° for ready access to Petri dishes.
  • Plate background can be set to black or white for easy counting
  • Optional computer software provides a range of tools including data recording, tracing and report generation

Description

The Wiggens Galaxy 230 is ideal for total bacteria and total coliform counting in 60 mm diameter Petri dishes as well as dishes with diameters from 90 mm to 150 mm. The counter features a built-in electronic register (with acoustic counting signal) and an adjustable pressure sensor system that provides uniform sensitivity over the whole of the working field. The Galaxy 230 also has an adjustable focusing arm that allows the magnifying lens to be positioned to meet end-user's preference and to be rotated up to 360° to provide easy access to the Petri dish.

The Galaxy 230 incorporates a novel "back" button that enables data subtraction if over-counting occurs and a reset button to allow immediate zeroing of the 4-digit counter. In addition the plate background can be set to black or white for easier identification of colonies.

Available for the Galaxy 230 is an optional computer software package that provides a range of tools including data recording, tracing and report generation.

Specifications

ManufacturerWiggens
Model numberGalaxy 230
Measurement range0 ~ 9999
Mode of operationAdjustable pressure system
MagnificationUp to 3 times
Readout4-digit red LED display
Compatible Petri dish diameters60 mm and 90 mm - 150 mm
Zero resetYes
Count backYes
Counting modesMarking pen
IlluminationRing-shaped lamp provides direct or indirect illumination
Acoustic counting signalYes: adjustable
Pressure sensitivityAdjustable
Dimensions (W x D x H)300 mm x 330 mm x 100 mm (without focusing arm and lens)
Weight5 Kg
OutputRS232: USB 2.0

Ordering Information

Part NumberProduct Description
175200Galaxy 230 Colony Counter
175300Galaxy 230 Colony Counter, PC software and RS232 interface connection cable
175300-12PC software and RS232 interface connection cable


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