993.1381.1: Pipette Shaker

Additional Images

993.1381.1: Pipette Shaker.
Image No. 1217 ; Photographer: Helen Kingsley

Object Description

Electrical 'YANKEE® PIPETTE SHAKER', with time adjuster [30 or 45 seconds]. Plate attached to front of instrument with timer instructions, manufacturer details and instrument details 'NO. A-2290 115 VOLTS 5 AMPS. 50-60CPS'. Number scratched into right-hand side surface 'CP1-084 721'.

Object Classification

Accession Number: 993.1381.1
Collection: Diagnostic, Laboratory

Object Dimensions

  • Length: 15.7 cm
  • Height: 14.7 cm
  • Width: 16.7 cm

Object Parts

Object Materials

  • chrome plate,
  • copper alloy,
  • metal,
  • plating,
  • rubber,
  • steel,
  • unidentified coating

Acquisition Detail

  • Manufacturer: Clay-Adams Co. Inc. (Serial No. F 19004)
  • History of Use: This shaker was used for gentle mixing in hematology. Due to the gentle motion, foaming can be completely eliminated.