LabStrong Helix 250


Helix 250

The Helix™ 250 is an easy-to-use ultra-sturdy open air orbital shaker used for various laboratory shaking applications. The Helix 250 utilizes active feedback PID control and has a long lasting brushless DC motor. Numerous settings available for sound, display, ramp rate, power interruptions etc. Includes the EZ-Clamp™ Platform. Tray and Mat Assembly, EZ-Strap Platform Assembly and patented EZ-Clamps* are sold separately.  
- MADE IN THE USA -                           
Helix 250
Maximum Temperature 40 °C 80% Non-Condensing
Plate Depth 13 in
Plate Width 13 in
Controls Digital
Maximum Load 35 lbs
Maximum Shaking Speed 300 rpm
Motor Brushless DC
Orbital Diameter .75 in
Shaking Speed 15 - 300 rpm Patent pending MST (Movement Sensor Target) prevents shaker from
Shipping Weight 43 lbs
Timer Yes Timed (up to 99 hours, 59 minutes, 59 seconds) or Continuous Mode
Shaker Type Orbital shaker
Depth 14 in
Height 4.75 in
Width 19.5 in
Weight 39 lbs
Part Number MX000514


  • MST™ (Movement Sensor Target) prevents shaker from 'walking' 
  • AccuStop feature ensures the platform/tray will stop repeatedly in the Home Location 
  • Tactile keypad user interface 
  • RS-232 output can be used with LabStrong Connect™ to allow for external control 
  • Audible buzzer alarms on time expiration and when an error occurs 
  • Adjustable speed ramping feature reduces potential splashing 
  • Timed run, continuous run and speed viewable on large two line backlit LCD display 
  • Timed (up to 99 hours, 59 minutes, 59 seconds) or continuous mode
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    Helix 250 Orbital Shaker

    Helix 250 Orbital Shaker

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