Rocking Platforms


Bio-Rad’s rocking platforms provide excellent options for continuous agitation of reagents while keeping your bench space and capacity in mind.

UltraRocker™ Rocking Platform

The versatile UltraRocker rocking platform meets the demands of many molecular biology applications such as overnight incubation of liquid bacterial cultures, staining and destaining of agarose and polyacrylamide gels and blots, and Southern hybridization.

Key Features:

  • Corrosion-resistant platforms
  • Variable speed control and tilt capacity for a broad range of mixing and agitation options
  • Dual platforms maximize capacity and minimize footprint

Mini Rocker

The mini rocker is a compact three-dimensional rocking platform that can accommodate up to four 8 × 10 cm or two 10 × 20 cm blotting boxes. This compact unit can be used for temperature-controlled experiments inside Bio-Rad's mini incubation oven.

Key Features:

  • Even and gentle agitation for gel blotting or gel staining and destaining
  • Three-dimensional motion

More Information

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UltraRocker™ Rocking Platform  
Speed range 8–40 rpm
Motion Tilting, ±7.5°
Platform dimensions (W x D) 29 × 21 cm (11.4 × 8.3 in)
Platform clearance 9 cm (3.5 in)
Dimensions with double platform (W x D x H) 29 × 21 × 25 cm (11.4 × 8.3 × 9.8 in)
Maximum load 4.5 kg (10 lb)
Temperature range 4–80°C
Regulatory certification CE compliant
Electrical 120 V, 60 Hz, 0.2 A
Mini Rocker  
Speed range 24 rpm
Motion/pitch 3-D/fixed 5°
Maximum load 0.8 kg (1.75 lb)
Temperature range 4–40°C
Dimensions (W x D x H)  20.3 x 17.8 x 9.5 cm (8 x 7 x 3.7 in)
Footprint 20.3 x 17.8 cm (8 x 7 in)
Weight 1.1 kg (2.3 lb)
Capacity Four 8 x 10 cm or two 10 x 20 cm blotting boxes
Electrical 120 V, 50/60 Hz, 0.03 A
UltraRocker™ Rocking Platform

120 V, dual-platform rocker with adjustable tilt capacity and speed control, CE-approved

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Mini Rocker, 120 V

120 V, three-dimensional rocking platform for staining and destaining gels, and blotting applications for up to four 8 x 10 cm or two 10 x 20 cm blotting boxes. CE approved

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