MX-S(F) Vortex Mixers (Adjustable and Fixed Speed Models)
User Manual
MX-S
Adjustable speed Vortex
MX-F
Fixed speed Vortex
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instrument on our website carefully before use, and follow
all operating and safety instructions!
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Cat No.12300139
Contents
Contents
Preface
Service
Warranty
1 Safety Instructions
2 Proper use
3 Inspection
3.1 Receiving Inspection
3.2 Listing of Items
4 Trial run
5 Operation
5.1 Continuous Operating
5.2 Touch Operating
6 Maintenance and Cleaning
7 Associated Standards and Regulations
8 Technical Data
9 Products and Accessories
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MX-S(F)
Vortex Mixers (Adjustable and Fixed Speed Models)
Preface
• Description of problem
• Methods and procedures adopted once to resolve the
problems
• Your contact information.
Welcome to the “Vortex Mixers (Adjustable and Fixed
Speed Models) User Manual”. Users should read this
manual carefully, follow the instructions and procedures, and
beware of all the cautions.
Warranty
Service
You have purchased a Scilogex instrument. This instrument
is warranted to be free from defects in materials and
workmanship under normal use and service, for a period
of 24 months from the date of invoice. The warranty is
extended only to the original purchaser. It shall not apply to
any product or parts which have been damaged on account
of improper installation, improper connections, misuse,
accident or abnormal conditions of operation.
For claims under the warranty please contact your local
dealer. You may also send the instrument direct to our works,
enclosing the invoice copy and by giving reasons for the
claim. You would be solely liable for freight costs.
When help needed, you can always contact the sevice department
of manufacturer for technical support in the following ways:
SCILOGEX, LLC
500 Four Rod Road
Suite 122
Berlin, CT 06037
USA
Tel:1- (860) 828-5614
Fax:1- (860) 828-5389
E-mail: info@scilogex.com
Website:Http://www.scilogex.com
When calling manufacturer, please provide the following
information:
• Serial Number(on the bottom panel)
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MX-S(F)
1 Safety Instructions
Vortex Mixers (Adjustable and Fixed Speed Models)
• Put the speed control knob to the lowest position.
Gradually increase the speed (MX-S), reduce the speed if :
- The medium splashes out of the vessel because of too
high speed.
- The instrument is not running smoothly or moves on the
stage.
• Safe operation is only guaranteed with the accessories
described in the “Accessories” chapter.
• Accessories must be securely attached to the instrument
and can not come off by themselves.
• Check the instrument and accessories before hand for
damage each time you use them. Do not use damaged
components.
• Place a vessel at the centre of the mixing head and spread
out others uniformly.
• A sharp edged vessel can wear-out the mixing head.
• Always disconnect the plug before fitting accessories.
• The instrument may heat up when in use.
• The operating voltage required on the label and voltage
supply network must match.
• Protect the instrument and accessories from bumps and
impacts.
• The instrument may only be opened by qualified and
trained technician only.
Warning!
• Read the operating instructions carefully
before use.
• Ensure that only trained staff use the
instrument.
Protective ground contact!
• Make sure the socket is earthed
(protective ground contact) before use.
- When work ,wear the personal guard to avoid the risk
from
- Splashing of liquids.
- Mechanical vibration may leads to glass breakage.
- Being trapped of parts of the body, hair or pieces of
clothing in the moving parts.
• During manual manipulation:
- Keep medium vessels vertical as much as possible.
- Mix the medium in the minimum pressure required.
- Use attachment supplied when mixing a mass of different
medium.
• Set up the instrument in a spacious area on an stable,
clean, non-slip, dry and fireproof surface. Do not operate
the instrument in explosive atmospheres, with hazardous
substances or under water.
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MX-S(F)
Vortex Mixers (Adjustable and Fixed Speed Models)
2 Proper use
Please retain all packing materials. Additional shipping
charges will be assessed if packing is unavailable for the
system warranty service.
The instrument is designed for mixing liquids in schools,
laboratories or factories. This device is not suitable for use
in residential areas or other areas that may cause danger to
the user or instrument as mentioned in Chapter 1.
4 Trial run
3 Inspection
3.1 Receiving Inspection
Unpack the equipment carefully and check for any damages
which may have arisen during transport. If it happens, please
contact manufacturer for technical support.
Note:
If there is any apparent damage to the system,
please do not plug it into the power line.
Figure 1
Note:
Ensure the two-direction switch must be in
the middle (off state) before powering on.
If these operations above are normal, the instrument is ready
to operate following the “operation” chapter. If these
operations are not normal, the instrument may be damaged.
please contact manufacturer for technical support.
3.2 Listing of Items
The packing includes the following items:
Items
Qty
Main unit
1
User manual
1
Table 1
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MX-S(F)
5 Operation
Speed control knob
(MS-S)
Vortex Mixers (Adjustable and Fixed Speed Models)
• Push the two-direction switch leftward to ON and power
LED is lit. Then the instrument begins to work.
• Turn the speed control knob to set the rated speed (MX-S).
• If use the Nonstandard accessories,please ensure the
speed in
indicating range (MX-S)
• Push the two-direction switch rightward gently to OFF
and LED power is closed and the instrument is turned off.
Mixing heed
Power
LED
5.2 Touch operating
Touch
Two direction swetch
Figure 4
• Ensure the speed control knob to the lowest position Put
the instrument on the stable and safe place and plug in the
main power.
• Push the two-direction switch rightward to the touch
mode.
• Turn the speed control knob to set the rated speed (MX-S).
• If a test tube is pressed into the mixing head vertically, the
instrument will begin to work and the power LED will be lit.
• Push the two-direction switch leftward gently to OFF and
the instrument is turned off.
Figure 2
5.1 Continuous operating
ON
OFF
OFF
Figure 3
• Ensure the speed control knob to the lowest position Put
the instrument on the stable and safe place and plug in the
main power.
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MX-S(F)
Vortex Mixers (Adjustable and Fixed Speed Models)
from manufacturer.
• Before using other method for cleaning or decontamination,
the user must ascertain with the manufacturer that this
method does not destroy the instrument.
• Wear the proper protective gloves during cleaning of the
instruments.
NOTE:
• Electrical instruments may not be placed in the cleansing
agent for the purpose of cleaning.
• The instrument is a sophisticated electronic products,
avoiding severe shake in work and transportation
• The instrument must be cleaned and put it into the initial
packaging carton before sending to service for repair,
avoiding the contamination of hazardous.
• Switch OFF the instrument and put it in the dry, clean,
stable place at room temperature in long-term disuse.
Note:
• Place vessels such as a test tube as vertical as
possible into the centre of the mixing head in
order to mixing smoothly.
• Adjust the speed control knob slowly in order
to have the instrument work smoothly.
6 Maintenance and cleaning
• Proper maintenance can keep instruments working in a
good state and lengthen its life time.
• Be careful not spray the cleanser into the instrument when
cleaning.
• Unplug the power line when cleaning.
• Only use cleanser that we advised as below:
Dyes
Isopropyl alcohol
Water containing tenside /
Construction materials
isopropyl alcohol
Water containing tenside /
Cosmetics
isopropyl alcohol
Foodstuffs
Water containing tenside
Fuels
Water containing tenside
Table 2
For materials which are not listed, please request information
7 Associated standards and regulations
Construction in accordance with the following safety
standards:
EN 61010-1
Construction in accordance with the following EMC
standards:
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MX-S(F)
EN 61326-1
Associated EU guidelines:
EMC-guidelines: 89/336/EWG
Instrument guidelines: 73/023/EWG
Items
Parameters
Permitted relative humidity 80%
Protection class acc. to DIN
IP21
60529
Table 3
8 Technical data
Items
Voltage [VAC]
Frequency [Hz]
Power [W]
Shaking movement
Orbital diameter [mm]
Motor type
Motor rating input [W]
Motor rating output [W]
Permissible ON time
Speed range [rpm]
Speed display
Run type
Dimensions (mm)
Weight [kg]
Permitted ambient
temperature[°C]
Vortex Mixers (Adjustable and Fixed Speed Models)
9 Products and Accessories
Parameters
220-230 / 110-120
50 / 60
60
Orbital
4
Shaded-pole motor
58
10
100%
0-2500(MX-S)/ 2500(MX-F)
Scale
Continuous/touch operation
127×130×160
3.5
Cat.No.
821100019999
821100029999
821100039999
821100049999
821100059999
5-40
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Description
MX-F fixed speed Vortex,with VT
1.1 Standard Attachment, Cn plug,
220v/50Hz
MX-F fixed speed Vortex,with VT
1.1 Standard Attachment, Cn plug,
220v/60Hz
MX-F fixed speed Vortex,with VT
1.1 Standard Attachment, USA plug,
110v/50Hz
MX-F fixed speed Vortex,with VT
1.1 Standard Attachment, USA plug,
110v/60Hz
MX-F fixed speed Vortex,with VT
1.1 Standard Attachment, Euro plug,
220v/50Hz
MX-S(F)
Vortex Mixers (Adjustable and Fixed Speed Models)
821100069999
821100079999
821100089999
821100159999
821100169999
821200019999
821200029999
821200039999
MX-F fixed speed Vortex,with VT
1.1 Standard Attachment, UK plug
220v/50Hz
MX-F fixed speed Vortex,with VT
1.1 Standard Attachment, Euro plug,
220v/60Hz
MX-F fixed speed Vortex,with VT
1.1 Standard Attachment, UK plug,
220v/60Hz
MX-F fixed speed Vortex,with VT
1.1 Standard Attachment, USA plug,
220v/60Hz
MX-F fixed speed Vortex,with VT
1.1 Standard Attachment, USA plug,
220v/50Hz
MX-S adjustable speed Vortex,
with VT 1.1 Standard Attachment, Cn
plug, 220v/50Hz
MX-S adjustable speed Vortex,
with VT 1.1 Standard Attachment, Cn
plug, 220v/60Hz
MX-S adjustable speed Vortex,with
VT 1.1 Standard Attachment, USA
plug, 110v/50Hz
821200049999
821200059999
821200069999
821200099999
821200109999
821200159999
82120016999
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MX-S adjustable speed Vortex,with
VT 1.1 Standard Attachment, USA
plug, 110v/60Hz
MX-S adjustable speed Vortex,with
VT 1.1 Standard Attachment, Euro
plug, 220v/50Hz
MX-S adjustable speed Vortex,with
VT 1.1 Standard Attachment, UK
plug, 220v/50Hz
MX-S adjustable speed Vortex,with
VT 1.1 Standard Attachment, Euro
plug, 220v/60Hz
MX-S adjustable speed Vortex,with
VT 1.1 Standard Attachment, UK
plug, 220v/60Hz
MX-S adjustable speed Vortex,with
VT 1.1 Standard Attachment, USA
plug, 220v/60Hz
MX-S adjustable speed Vortex,with
VT 1.1 Standard Attachment, USA
plug, 220v/50Hz
MX-S(F)
Accessories
C a t . N o a n d Serviceable
Operation
Designation range
mode
18900034
Fortest tubes and Continuous
VT1.1
small vessels upto /touch
standard top diameter 30 mm
operation
18900035
1 0 0 m m - p l a t e Continuous
VT1.3
attachment with operation
universal top rubber pad
plate
18900020
For 48 Eppendorf Continuous
VT1.3.1
tubes
operation
tubeadapte
18900021
For 18 test tubes Continuous
VT1.3.2 tube Ø 1 0 m m f o r V T operation
adapter
1.3
18900022
For 12 test tubes Continuous
VT1.3.3 tube Ø12mm , for VT operation
adapter
1.3
18900023
For 8 test tubes Continuous
VT1.3.4 tube Ø16mm, for VT operation
adapter
1.3
Vortex Mixers (Adjustable and Fixed Speed Models)
18900024
For 8 test tubes Continuous
VT1.3.5tube Ø20mm, for VT operation
adapter
1.3
18900043
F o r < Ø 9 9 m m Touch
VT1.3.6,
tubes and small openation
plateform pad vessels
Table 4
NOTE: VT1.3~VT1.3.5 adapter and pad are only suitable to
MX-S Adjustable speed Vortex
Serial Number and pattern number and accessories names
on the type plate must be supplied when ordering other
accessories.
Changing attachment
Figure 5
SCILOGEX, LLC
500 Four Rod Road
Suite 122
Berlin, CT 06037
USA
Tel:1- (860) 828-5614
Fax:1- (860) 828-5389
E-mail: info@scilogex.com
Website:Http://www.scilogex.com