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Q800R2 Sonicator

The Q800R2 is our 2nd generation DNA and Chromatin shearing system. Improvements include an enhanced user-friendly design and quieter operation while remaining thousands of dollars less than the competition. 


Samples can be sheared to a range of fragment sizes (150bp – 3kb). The system is compatible with commercially available sample tubes and is capable of processing up to 18 samples at one time.  Multiple tube rack options can accommodate 50ul - 1ml sample volumes using a variety of standard sample tubes.  


The Q800R2 is a complete package including a chiller to control temperature, digital operating system with programmable memory, high intensity ultrasonics and sound reducing enclosure.




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  • Accessories Category
  • Power Rating 750 watts
  • Frequency 20 kHz
  • Programmable Timer 1 second to 10 hours
  • Dimensions 8″ W x 15.25″ L x 8.5″ H
  • Voltage 110V, 50/60Hz
  • Generator Dimensions 8"W x 15.25"L x 8.5"H
  • Enclosure Dimensions 11.5" W x 12.00" L x 20.00" H
  • Chiller Dimensions 13 x 11 x 13"
  • * 220V not available online, contact us for local distributor.
• Generator
• Converter
• Ultrasonic Horn
• Rotation System
• Chiller
• Cables
• Tubing
• 12 x 0.5mL tube rack
• 2-year warranty

• High throughput               

• Uses standard sample tubes

• Two year warranty              


ChIP Protocols



DNA Shearing Protocols





  • TP53 supports baepithelial cells by preventing translocation of deltaNp63 into nucleoli - Munne, P.M., Nature Sci. Rep.,4,4663; DOI: 10.1038/srep04663 (2014)