Berthold Detection Systems FB 12 Luminometer w/ Manual, Serial to USB cable and Power Supply

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The FB12 Single Tube Luminometer is perfectly suited for glow luminescence and can be used with a wide range of sample formats (tubes, microfuge tubes, cell culture dishes, swaps). The Instrument is extremely small, combined with ease of use. The standalone mode of the FB12 Single Tube Luminometer provides standard single and dual luminescence measurements. When the sample drawer is closed, the measurements are already initiated without the need to press any key. The FB12 Single Tube Luminometer can also be easily connected to an external PC and Printer.


· Reporter Gene Assays
· ATP Assays
· Bioluminescence Studies
· Cell Culture Contamination (Mycoplasma)

Technical Data:

Detector Photon counting PMT, spectral range: 300–600 nm.
Sensitivity better than 1000 molecules of firefly luciferase.
Dynamic Range 6 decades.
Sample Format 12 mm diam. tubes, microfuge tubes, 35 mm culture dishes,
liquid scintillation vials up to 20 ml.
On-board Software Raw Data.
Continuous measurement mode.
PC Software Quick Measurement
Single Assay, Dual Assay, Kinetics, Cut-off Assay.
Data Port RS-232 (serial interface), USB (optional).
Power Requirements 12 Vdc, 600 mA, supplied through AC/DC adapter (included).
Dimensions H: 9“ (22 cm) x W: 9“ (22cm) x D: 8“ (20 cm).
Weight 5.5 LB (2.5 kg).
External Printer optional.


Excellent condition.


  • Berthold Detection Systems FB 12 Luminometer
  • Power Supply
  • USB to Serial adapter
  • User Manual
  • Software on CD ( 30 days of use -- before registration required)


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