Ratek Compact Digital Shaking Water Bath

Product Code: SWB10D240

  • Stainless steel construction
  • Compact shaking bath at up to 70°C
  • Cradle dimensions: W230 x D150 x H120mm
  • Speed range 20 – 110 RPM
  • Seamless stainless steel tank for easy cleaning

Product Overview

The Ratek SWB10D240/SWB10D120 is a smaller capacity, low temperature precision heated shaking water-bath designed for low volume work with gentle agitation. The bath is heated from beneath the cradle using a heating plate to allow for easier bath cleaning, the tank is constructed from high-grade stainless steel with rounded corners which also aids cleaning.

The unit features an all stainless steel construction and a precision digital temperature control accurate to 0.1° C with digital LCD display. Temperature uniformity is within 0.2° C corner to corner whilst shaking. The compact design minimises benchspace and is easily loaded and unloaded.

Available in 240V 50Hz and 120V 60 Hz models, carries CE, FCC and C-tick.

*Lids are currently not available for this model.



Waterbaths are utilised in a wide variety of biomedical, life science, and industrial applications as well as in commercial kitchen cooking techniques such as Sous Vide. Specific applications include Cell Cultures, Cell Aeration, Increasing Solubility Rates, Molecular Biology Assays, Bacterial Cultures and Hybridisation Applications.



  • Power requirements 240VAC/510 watts
  • Waterbath capacity 8 litres
  • Platform W230 x D150 x H120mm
  • Temperature control type Digital PID
  • Temperature control range Ambient + 5°C to 70°C, min 28°C
  • Temperature control stability ±0.2ºC
  • Motor Brushed DC
  • Mixer control Solid state analogue
  • Speed range 20 – 110 strokes per minute
  • Safety features Low water level cut out (push button reset)
  • Overall dimensions L409 x W330 x H250mm
  • Weight 10 kgs
  • Warranty: 3-years parts and 1-year labour

Accessories & Related Products

  • Model No: SLS10, Stainless Steel lid for SWB10D series