PIPETBOY acu 2 Pipette Controller

PIPETBOY acu 2 Pipette Controller

Pipette Controller

Product story

Lighter, faster - the most popular serological pipettor

With over four decades of liquid handling experience and hundreds of thousands of instruments in use worldwide, INTEGRA pipette controllers have become the reference for precise and efficient serological pipetting. Our customers praise the PIPETBOY acu 2 pipette controller for its unmatched speed, pipetting control and ergonomics.

How it Works

How it works

The second generation of PIPETBOY acu pipet aid is equipped with the latest technology providing an increased pipetting speed and a significant weight reduction of the instrument.

  • Overview

    Functions of Pipetboy acu 2 Pipette Controller

    1) Autoclavable sterile module, easy to replace filter
    2) LED provides information about charging status
    3) Continuous preset of speed via thumb wheel
    4) Sensitive control by applying various finger pressure
    5) Lightweight and well-balanced

  • Lighter

    PIPETBOY acu 2 Pipette Controller red

    PIPETBOY acu 2 has been designed following the ergonomic shape recommendations to sit comfortably in all hands and allow your fingers to keep a natural position all along your pipetting activities.

    With only 195 grams and an optimized weight balance, PIPETBOY acu 2 offers you enhanced ergonomics making even prolonged pipetting stress- and fatigue-free.

  • Faster with Unmatched Pipetting Control

    PIPETBOY pro unmatched pipetting control

    PIPETBOY acu 2 is fitted with a unique motor design providing a wide range of pipetting speed and a unique valve and dosing system offering an unmatched control of the liquid, from drop by drop dispense to fast liquid displacement.

    When working with large volume pipettes, the new Turbo Mode provides the unit with 20 % extra pipetting speed. Simply connect the mains adapter to the instrument to make it the fastest pipette controller on the market.

  • Longer Operating Time

    PIPETBOY acu 2 Pipette Controller with LED battery indicator

    PIPETBOY acu 2 pipette controller is equipped with the latest Lithium-Ion technology, which provides an extended cordless working time of over 6.5 hours non-stop pipetting with a fast charging time of only 3.5 hours without memory effect.

    The LED battery indicator clearly informs you about the charging status of the instrument by simply switching between red and green.

  • Quality You Can Rely on

    PIPETBOY 3 year warranty symbol

    PIPETBOY pipette controllers are designed and manufactured to the highest quality standards and therefore offered with an extended 3 YEAR WARRANTY UPON REGISTRATION.

Limited Summer Collection
Limited Summer Collection

The new PIPETBOY acu 2 summer collection has arrived! Based on the results from our “choose your summer color” survey, the three most popular colors are available now! Choose your favorite PIPETBOY in Pink Sunrise, Agave or Ocean Dream, and brighten up your lab.

PIPETBOY acu 2 pipette aid in Pink Sunrise, Ocean Dream and Agave
Customer Voices

Customer Voices




    Chunaram Choudhary

    University of Copenhagen


    Excellent pipette controller, reliable and easy to use

    "This is one of the best brands of pipette controllers I have used during my career, I first used one as a PhD student, and it was my first choice when buying one as PI for my new lab. Battery life is excellent, the adjustable speed controller allows a greater level of accuracy or speed depending upo..."

    Laura Hobley

    University of Nottingham


    Five Star

    "Best product. Very handy and robust."

    Meghnad Joshi

    Stem Plus Biotech

See it Work

See it work

Uses and Applications

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Tech Info

Tech info

Find here a quick overview of the product specifications. More detailed information can be found in the download-section below.

Maximum pipetting speed
13.5 ml/s (with a 50 ml pipette)
Gravity dispense
Slight pressure on dispense button
Pipette compatibility
Glass and plastic pipettes with volume from 1 to 100 ml
Filter protection
0.45 µm (included) or 0.2 µm (order separately)
195 g
Operating conditions
5 – 40 °C, max. 80 % RH
Power requirements
Input: 100 – 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz; Output: 17 VDC ±10 %/180 mA ±10 %
Rechargeable battery
Li-ion, min. 500 mAh
Downloads Parts and Numbers

Parts and numbers



Pipette controller complete with battery Li-Ion, mains adapter, spare sterile filter 0.45 µm and wall mount.
A free Swiss pocket tool is included with each PIPETBOY acu 2.

Theme Part No.
Classic 155 000
Green 155 015
Red 155 016
Blue 155 017
Transparent 155 018
Purple 155 019
Full range of PIPETBOY acu pipette controllers in all colors
Full range of PIPETBOY acu 2

Limited edition – while stocks last!

Theme Part No.
Pink Sunrise  155 024
Ocean Dream 155 023
Agave  155 022

Stand, Wall Mount and Mains Adapter

Description Part No.
Stand for PIPETBOY and VACUBOY 155 065
Wall mount for holding PIPETBOY acu 2 on the wall 155 521
Mains adapter (100 – 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz) EU version 153 210
Mains adapter (100 – 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz) US version 153 211
Mains adapter (100 – 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz) UK version 153 214
Mains adapter (100 – 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz) AU version 153 216

and spare parts

PIPETBOY acu 2 consumables
PIPETBOY acu 2 consumables

O-ring (2)

Description Part No.
O-ring 153 235

Sterile nosepiece module hosing (3)

Theme Part No.
Turquoise, incl. O-ring, for PIPETBOY acu 2 classic and transparent 155 230
Classic, incl. O-ring, for PIPETBOY acu 2 green, red, blue and purple 155 060

Filter rubber (4)

Description Part No.
Silicone, for holding the filter in the sterile module 153 225

Filter (5)

Volume Description Part No.
0.45 µm Sterile 153 015
0.45 µm Unsterile 153 016
0.2 µm Sterile 156 608
0.2 µm Unsterile 156 607

Pipette mount (6)

Description Part No.
Silicone, for holding the pipette in the sterile module 151 020

Sterile nosepiece module complete (7)

Turquoise, complete for PIPETBOY acu 2 classic and transparent 155 025
Classic, complete for PIPETBOY acu 2 green, red, blue and purple 155 070

Battery compartment lid

Theme Part No.
Classic 155 203
Green 155 160
Red 155 161
Blue 155 162
Transparent 155 163
Purple 155 164

for PIPETBOY acu 2 and PIPETBOY acu 

Battery for PIPETBOY acu 2

Description Part No.
Battery Li-ion, for PIPETBOY acu 2
(instruments with serial number from ≥1350001)
155 066

Battery for PIPETBOY acu

Description Part No.
9 V NiMH battery, for PIPETBOY acu
(instruments with serial number below ≤1350000)
153 005

WARNING: Batteries are not compatible!
Distinctive features between the two PIPETBOY acu generations:

PIPETBOY acu 2 Serial number ≥1350001
LED battery indicator:
Inactive/unpowered: White
In Operation: Red/green
PIPETBOY acu Serial number ≤1350000
LED battery indicator:
Red In Operation: Red only
PIPETBOY acu 2 serial number
PIPETBOY acu 2 serial number