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Scan 1200, Automatic colony counter

Catalog #: INT.437000

High resolution. Scan® 1200 is a high resolution automatic color colony counter. Equipped with a digital camera and a powerful software, it connects to a PC via Firewire connection. Widely used in food microbiology, it counts colonies, mesures antibiograms and automatically saves all data, images and results. Scan® 1200 counts all colonies, even the smallest ones



► Stainless steel, compact (24 cm width)

► CCD color camera, zoom x28

► Camera resolution: 1280 x 960 pixels

► 6 combinations of lighting and backgrounds

► One cursor to optimize counting

► Detects and counts up to 7 colors on the same Petri dish

► Brightness, contrast and sensitivity automatically optimized by the software

► Fully automatic lighting: lights controlled by computer & motorized background color

► Automatic adjustment of the counting area

► Automatic settings for more than 20 pres-set media (PCA/TSA, MRS, VRBL, TBX, TSC, Baird Parker, GVPC, L.Mono, YM and more…) ► Counts on: Petri dishes, Spiral® plates, Chromogenic Petri dishes, Antibiograms, Petrifilm®, RIDA™ COUNT/Sanita-kun™, Compact Dry™, Filtration membrane

► Minimum size of detected colony: 0.05 mm

► Automatic separation of clustered colonies

► Creation of polygonal exclusion zones

► Manual addition and removal of colonies

► Long lasting LED lighting with Dark Field technology

► User friendly software: press one button to count

► Software in French, English, Japanese, Chinese, Russian, Spanish

► Traceability: automatic saving and report printout of all data, images and results

► Traceability formats: Excel™, JPEG, BMP and PDF

► LIMS and barcode reader connections



► Operating system: Windows XP, Vista and 7

► Processor: Intel Core (recommended) or AMD Phenom or better

► Frequency: 2,4 GHz or better

► RAM size: 2 Go or better

► Features: FireWire connector (6 pins) or free PCI slot, CD-ROM drive

► Screen resolution: 1280 x 1024 pixels or better recommended

► Computer type: Desktop computer recommended (laptop not recommended)


► Power: ~100-240V / 50-60Hz

► Machine: size (L x W x H): 28 x 27 x 38 cm, weight: 9.1 kg

► Box: size (L x W x H): 42 x 42 x 57 cm, weight: 12.6 kg


► 3 year guarantee (after registration)

► 3 year software update (after registration)

► Life time service

► In compliance with CFR21 part 11

► Designed and made in France Manufactured under: ISO 9001 V2000, CE, WEEE 2002/96/EC, RoHS 2002/95/EC standards



► 1 FireWire PCI card

► FireWire PCMCIA adapter

► Expresscard, 4/6 pins adapters

► Scan® software CD-ROM

► Connecting cables

► 2 validation plates

► User manual, IQ/OQ/PQ guidelines

► Quick user guide



 Ref. INT.436 001 Sanita-kun™/ RIDA™ COUNT adpater

 Ref. INT.436 002 Petrifilm™ adapter

 Ref. INT.436 004 Compact Dry™ adapter

 Ref. INT.436 005 Adapter for 55 mm plates

 Ref. INT.436 100 Computer (Dell deskstop with Vista or Windows 7(GB), with program installed)

 Ref. INT.522 000 Barcode reader