PIPETBOY acu 2 Pipette Controller
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
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.
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
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 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 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.
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See it work
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
Parts and numbers
PIPETBOY acu 2
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
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
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 ruber (4)
Description Part No. Silicone, for holding the filter in the sterile module 153 225
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)
Battery for PIPETBOY acu
Description Part No. 9 V NiMH battery, for PIPETBOY acu
(instruments with serial number below ≤1350000)
WARNING: Batteries are not compatible!
Distinctive features between the two PIPETBOY acu generations:
PIPETBOY acu 2 Serial number ≥1350001
LED battery indicator:
In Operation: Red/green
PIPETBOY acu Serial number ≤1350000
LED battery indicator:
Red In Operation: Red only