Ratek Compact Orbital Shaker

Product Code: OM1

Ratek provides compact Orbital Shaker Platform size of 210 x 180mm.

  • Fitted with a non-slip mat
  • Variable speed control
  • Ideal for gentle agitation in small flasks
  • Reliable super-quiet operation

Product Overview
The OM1 is a compact bench top orbital mixer that is suitable for a wide range of mixing applications. The solid state speed control has a speed range of 20 – 200 RPM and is controlled from a single analogue control mounted on the front of the mixer. Slow acceleration is incorporated in the drive system to reduce the risk of spillage. When required the OM1 can run for extended periods unattended. A Nitrile mat is supplied fitted to the platform and is sufficient for holding containers at low speeds. For higher speeds optional racks can be supplied to accommodate a variety of different containers or flasks. The platform has 5 threaded inserts that can be used to secure attachments, stainless steel tulip clips are also available dedicated to conical flasks from 50ml to 2 litre.

Applications include general mixing, cell culturing, solubility studies, diagnostic testing, bacterial suspensions, extraction procedures, staining/destaining, washing procedures as well as many other biological and chemical tasks.


  • Power requirements 240vac/ 40w
  • Control Continuously variable from 20 to 200 rpm
  • Capacity 210 x 180mm platform maximum capacity 2kg.
  • Motor Brushless AC
  • Orbit diameter 20mm
  • Overall Dimensions W205 x D290 x H125 mm
  • Weight 4.5kg
  • Warranty 3 year parts and 12 month labour

Accessories & Related Products

  • Model No: RR1, Universal Rack for Compact Mixers
  • Model No: TCT1, Tulip Clip Tray for Compact Mixers